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Sarah Lemmon

Sarah is co-creator and editor of Seattle Greenlaker. A former journalist with a nose for news and a heart for people, she owns her own PR and consulting business called Lemmon PR. When Sarah’s not exploring Green Lake, she’s sewing or searching for the best bowl of ramen in the city.

Green Lake Wading Pool Opening Date Announced

It’s almost time to pull out those water toys from the basement. The Seattle Parks Department just announced that the Green Lake Wading Pool will be open starting June 22 at 11 a.m. The pool will be open daily from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. as long as the weather is above 70’. But if […]

Events In And Around Green Lake June 2019

Phinney Neighborhood Farmers Market Opens June 7 Grab dinner, fresh produce, even a bottle of wine from the seasonal market. Open Fridays through Sep 27 3:30pm – 7:30pm. Located at N 67th St & Phinney Ave N, in upper lot at Phinney Neighborhood Center. Parking is free. For more information about the seasonal events happening at […]

Open And Shut: Here’s What’s New In Green Lake

Nail Garden, the nail salon near the Ben and Jerry’s on the north part of the lake, has a new owner and will soon be changing the name to BFF Nail Salon. The salon now takes reservations online and has different hours open Monday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. The salon is located […]

Parks & Rec Fest at Green Lake June 1

This free event includes activities for kids, food, games, music, dancing, gardening demos, a job fair and more. For more information, go to the event Facebook page.

Recycle Your Car Seats, It’s Easy

I was at the Transfer Station recently (always a humbling experience) and was amazed at how many car seats I saw. Yes, car seats expire and you can’t throw them in the curbside recycling, but you can recycle them. Target is doing a car seat trade in program where you return your used car seat […]

Checking In On Duck Island After The Illegal Skate Park

It has been nearly two years since Green Lake’s Duck Island received an unwanted addition – a skate park. The park was created illegally and torn down shortly after. (For more on that story, see our previous posts.) Since then, thousand of dollars have been poured into restoration of Green Lake’s tiny island that is […]

Seattle Public Theater Robbed, Needs Support

We just received sad news from Seattle Public Theatre: “On Monday, March 4th, Seattle Public Theater was robbed – the thieves thwarted locked doors and an active alarm system. They stole two digital projectors and over $1,500 worth of tools and set-building supplies. Those supplies were actively being used to create the set of the […]

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