Places To Go

Farmer’s Market:  Saturdays, 9:00 am-2:00 pm

http://www.seattlefarmersmarkets.org/markets/u_district

City Archives Website

This is a great site for viewing old photos and doing research. Do a search for University Playground to see the park in the early 1900’s! Click on “photographs” on the home page, and in the field labeled “enter search term type “playgrounds, university-district”. You can then click on the photos to view them.

Seattle Municipal Archives:  http://www.cityofseattle.net/CityArchives/

University Branch Library

Books, readings, story times, and more at the University Library

http://www.spl.org/default.asp?pageID=branch_open&branchID=27

University YMCA

5003 12th Ave. NE, (206) 524.1400

http://www.seattleymca.org/page.cfm?id=uv

 

Walk and Bike

Roosevelt – Ranked #5 for most walkable neighborhoods in Seattle!  See what you can walk to.

http://www.walkscore.com/

Pedestrian Master Plan:   http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/ped_masterplan.htm

Area bike maps

http://www.seattle.gov/transportation/bikemaps.htm

or in King County

http://www.kingcounty.gov/transportation/kcdot/Roads/Bicycling.aspx