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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Celebrate Earth Day

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Celebrate Earth Day by gathering with your neighbors and cleaning up your neighborhood park. The Parks and Recreation Department is looking for residents to organize an Earth Day clean-up event at any of our 65 parks. You select the date, time and park, a...

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Celebrate Earth Day

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Celebrate Earth Day by gathering with your neighbors and cleaning up your neighborhood park. The Parks and Recreation Department is looking for residents to organize an Earth Day clean-up event at any of our 65 parks. You select the date, time and park, a...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Teen Art Show

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The Blaine Arts Council invites local teens to participate in the 12th Annual Teen Art Show. Showcase your talent and have your artwork on display at Blaine City Hall. Prizes will be awarded.

Submission Deadline: March 29Art on Display: April 3-28Award Rec...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

It's Time to Vote

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Voting is now open for the Impressions of Blaine Winter Photo Contest.

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

It's Time to Vote

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Voting is now open for the Impressions of Blaine Winter Photo Contest.

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Breakfast with the Bunny

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Families will enjoy a continental breakfast, craft time, and pictures with the bunny. Registration includes a continental breakfast for one child and one adult, two crafts for one child and pictures with the bunny. Staff will take a picture of your kid(s)...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Spring Cookie Decorating

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Each person will get one dozen cookies and all the toppings for decorating. Bring a container to take your cookies home. Dress for the mess! Event held at Blaine City Hall in the atrium. Registration deadline is March 20 or when spaces fill.

Thursday, Marc...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Blaine Activity/Senior Center Project

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In early February the city advertised for bids for the construction of a 15,000 square foot senior/activity center to replace the existing, approximately 5,000 square foot, Mary Ann Young Senior Center. The current building was built in 1982 and the commu...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Winter Restoration at the Blaine Wetland Sanctuary

Winter Restoration at Blaine Wetland Sanctuary

The City of Blaine has contracted with Critical Connections Ecological Services, Inc. to finish the tree removal project at the Blaine Wetland Sanctuary at 11980 Lexington Ave NE.

This project is part of the wetland restoration work that started in the win...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Blaine Market Newsletter - February 9

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Season 3, Issue 4

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Blaine RecConnect - February 2019

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Register for winter programs!

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Blaine Market Newsletter - January 12

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Season 3, Issue 3

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

2018 a Success at the Blaine Wetland Sanctuary

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In 2018, the city’s newest open space, the Blaine Wetland Sanctuary at 11980 Lexington Avenue, was home to many successful programs in its first full calendar year of operation. With the help of Growing Green Hearts and Wargo Nature Center, the ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Announcing the Winners of the Impressions of Blaine 2018 Fall Photo Contest

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The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine Fall Photo Contest!

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Announcing the Winners of the Impressions of Blaine 2018 Fall Photo Contest

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The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine Fall Photo Contest!

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Blaine RecConnect - November 2018

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Register for fall programs!

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Announcing the Impressions of Blaine Photo of the Year

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Congratulations to Carly Ahlers with her Fall 2017 entry, Biking on the Boardwalk.

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Announcing the Winners of the Impressions of Blaine 2018 Summer Photo Contest

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The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine Summer Photo Contest!

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Blaine Block Party

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Blaine Rec Connect - October

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Register for fall programs!

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

Hundreds Enjoy Blaine Block Party

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The Blaine Block Party was a great afternoon and evening that brought Blaine together to celebrate our community.

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Blaine Parks and Trails System Master Plan

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The City of Blaine is working on a “Visioning Plan” for the future of its park and trail system.  The Park System Master Plan will be the first of its kind for the City of Blaine and will be used to help guide future improveme...

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Interactive Parks and Trails Master Plan Map News: BlaineParks
Posted on: September 13, 2018

Blaine's Growing Trail System

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Story and Video by NorthMetroTV

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Congratulations to the 125 Youth Athletes Completing the Blaine Kids Triathlon

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Congratulations to the 125 young athletes that completed Blaine’s fifth annual Kids Triathlon. These amazing young people swam 100 yards, biked 2.3 miles, and ran 1 mile on Saturday, July 28. Thank you to all the athletes, parents, sponsors, staff, and vo...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

2018 Blaine Safety Camp a Success

2018 Safety Camp Graduates

Two Day Camp Focuses on Reducing the Number of Accidental Injuries and Deaths Among Children

Another collection of Blaine soon-to-be fourth graders now possess the knowledge and tools to live safe, healthy lives after the 22nd Annual Blaine Safety Camp.

On ...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Announcing the Winners of the Impressions of Blaine 2018 Spring Photo Contest

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The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine Spring Photo Contest!

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

View the 2018 Blaine WorldFest Flickr Photo Recap

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2018 Blaine WorldFest in pictures. Professional photos by Sarah Grace Photography.

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Blaine Wetland Restoration to Continue

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Story and Video by North Metro TV

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Blaine World Fest 2018

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Blaine World Fest was held Saturday, May 19 at Town Square Park.  This celebration of nations was marked with colorful costuming, talented dancers, delicious food, and friendly vendors.  Approximately 1200 people came out for the event a...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Winners of the Impressions of Blaine 2018 Winter Photo Contest

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The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine winter photo contest! 

Each winner receives a $25 gift card.

City Landmarks - Cindi Olson

Pets - Cindi Olson

Wildlife and Nature - Tied

Sandy Lynn

Connie Kline

Thank you to all who entered and voted. We e...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Winners of the Impressions of Blaine 2017 Fall Photo Contest

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The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine fall photo contest! 

Each winner receives a $25 gift card.

People and Families - Carly Ahlers

City Landmarks - Cindi Olson

Community Events and Activities - Claudia Sinclair

Pets - Sierra Giese

Wildlife ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

2017 Safety Camp – 21st Annual Blaine Safety Camp a Success

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21st Annual Blaine Safety Camp a SuccessTwo-day camp focuses on reducing the number of accidental injuries and deaths among children.

Another collection of Blaine soon-to-be fourth graders now possess the knowledge and tools to live safe, healthy lives aft...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

2017 Safety Camp Video

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Produced by TJ Tronson, North Metro TV

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Safety Camp Makes Impact in Blaine

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Produced by North Metro TV

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

More than 20 Years of Training at Blaine Safety Camp

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Story and Photo by TJ Armstrong, Staff Writer, ABC Newspapers

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

View the 2017 Blaine WorldFest Flickr Photo Recap

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Posted on: July 1, 2016

9th Annual WorldFest

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The ninth annual World Fest was held on Saturday, May 21. Town Square Park was decorated with flags from around the world to welcome over 1600 attendees. The event kicked off with the sound of an air horn and a Chinese Lion leading a procession from City ...

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Posted on: June 1, 2016

View the 2016 Blaine WorldFest Flickr Photo Recap

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Posted on: June 1, 2016

View the 2016 Earth Day Flickr Photo Recap

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Posted on: May 4, 2016

Aquatore Park Receives an Earth Day Makeover

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On Saturday, April 23, Spring Lake Park Girl Scouts from K thru 7th grade organized 6 groups to clean up Aquatore Park.  A few notables from the clean up effort:

  • 83 Girl Scouts/30 Adults/12 Siblings = 125 Volunteers
  • 24 Yard Waste Bags
  • 5 Trash Bags

Af...

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Posted on: May 2, 2016

Kane Meadows Park Celebrated Earth Day this Past Saturday

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Kane Meadows Park celebrated #EarthDay this past Saturday. They had a great turnout.

  • 7 bags of garbage including a tire.
  • 7 bags of old leaves, mulched, racked and bagged.
  • 1 ton of new mulch shoveled, wheelbarrowed and spread in at least 6 areas.
  • 12 large pizz...
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Posted on: June 1, 2015

Record Attendance at WorldFest 2015

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The Parks and Recreation Department hosted World Fest on Saturday, May 16, at Town Square Park. The event was a huge success! Around 2.200 people came out to enjoy the event. World Fest is an amazing event that brings the community together to celebrate t...

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Posted on: June 1, 2015

View the 2015 Blaine WorldFest Flickr Photo Recap

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Posted on: December 1, 2014

Celebrating Cultures, Cuisine, Dance, Music and Art from Around the World

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The Parks and Recreation Department hosted World Fest on Saturday, May 16, at Town Square Park. The event was a huge success! Around 2.200 people came out to enjoy the event. World Fest is an amazing event that brings the community together to celebrate t...

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Posted on: June 1, 2014

View the 2014 Blaine WorldFest Flickr Photo Recap

2014 Flickr Recap

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