Ballard memoir authors launch Healing Through Writing workshops

Two Ballard based memoir authors, Corbin Lewars and Ingrid Ricks, have teamed up to launch Healing Through Writing Workshops for local teens and adults. In the wake of a divisive election that has sparked trauma and fear and triggered deeply buried emotions regarding race, sexual orientation, religion, illness, abuse, bullying and more, Ricks and Corbin wanted […]

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Neighborhood Matching Fund to host free workshop for community groups

The application period for city-funded neighborhood projects is open until September 12. The Small and Simple Projects Fund provides matching awards of up to $25,000 to neighborhood groups for community-building projects such as cultural festivals, facility improvements, public art, and youth activities. A workshop will be held on Thursday, August 18, at Phinney Neighborhood Center (6532 Phinney Ave N) from […]

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WorkSource to host employment workshops at Ballard Library

WorkSource is excited to spread the word about their new workshop series geared toward those interested in reentering the workforce. “It’s perfect for anyone who feels they have barriers to employment such as, long-term unemployment, homelessness, criminal history or disabilities. It’s also a valuable workshops series for anyone looking for work,” says Anne Masters from […]

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