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Sat. 10/1 10:00 -11:15am The 1944 Fort Lawton Riot and Lynching with Jack and Leslie Hamann at the Discovery Park Visitor Center
10:00 am - 11:15 am
Location: Visitor Center   10am – 11:15am, Jack and Leslie Hamann, The 1944 Fort Lawton Riot and Lynching.  Join us for important historical perspective on the terrible events that occurred at Fort Lawton in the first half of last century.   , ...
Sat. 10/1 10:00 am – 11:30 am Fort Lawton History Walk | Meet at the Historic Bus Stop (mid park)
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Historic District Bus Stop   10am – 11:30am,  Join Friends of Discovery Park president Phil Vogelzang for a tour highlighting the deep, rich History of Fort Lawton starting from the historic bus stop in the middle of the Historic District (#5 on the Map).  The ground can be uneven and there is not necessarily , ...
Sat. 10/1 10:30-11:30am Pond Walk Discovery Park North Mall / North Parking Lot Area
10:30 am - 11:30 am
10:30-11:30am  Pond Walk, Discovery Park.  Meet at the North Mall, off North Parking Lot for this nature walk to the ponds. , ...
Sat 10/1 10:30-11:30am Wolf Tree Nature Trail Walk | North Mall/North Parking Lot Area (#1 on Map)
10:30 am - 11:30 am
10:30-11:30am Wolf Tree Nature Trail off the North Mall / North Parking Lot (#1 on the Map) Join us for an easy trail walk to learn about Wolf Tree Trail and the amazing volume of native plants restored and preserved here for all the community to learn about and enjoy, along with the many species who depend upon these , ...
Sat. 10/1 11:00am – 12:00 pm Archaelogy of West Point Walk (down at the Beach –#6 on the Map)
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: West Point Beach   11am – 12pm, Archaeology of West Point Walk   Join us down for an archaelogical walk of the West Point Lighthouse areas, down at the beach by the iconic Lighthouse (#6 on the Map)  of Discovery Park. Take in views of Puget Sound across to the Olympics from the shore and learn about the seal , ...
Sat. 10/1 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Volunteer Cleanup of West Point Beach (down at the Beach –#6 on the Map)
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: West Point Beach  2:30pm – 4pm, Beach Cleanup Volunteer Project Join us for a wonderful community service opportunity helping with litter cleanup at the Beach near the West Point Lighthouse (#6 on the Map)  of Discovery Park. Take in views of Puget Sound across to the Olympics from the shore and learn about , ...
Sat. 10/1 11:00am – 3:00pm Intertidal Life Station at the Beach (#6 on the Map)
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: West Point Beach   11am – 3pm, Intertidal Life Station   Join us down at the beach by the iconic Lighthouse (#6 on the Map) to learn about the Intertidal Life at the beach of Discovery Park. Take in views of Puget Sound across to the Olympics from the shore and learn about the sealife habitat that Discovery P , ...
Sat. 10/1 11:00a to 3:00p Booths! Games! Giveaways! North Mall/North Parking Lot Discovery Park
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Discovery Park Anniversary Map FINAL color The groups who have brought the Discovery Park 50th Anniversary Celebration to life will have booths available where you can learn more about their community work, along with the rich history and hopeful future of Discovery Park.   We’ll have games and giveaways, too!  F , ...
Sat. 10/1 11:15am – 12:15pm Bird Walk by Seattle Audubon Society in Discovery Park North Mall / North Parking Lot Area
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
11:15am – 12:15 pm   Bird Walk in Discovery Park hosted by Seattle Audubon Society.  Meet at the North Mall, off North Parking Lot for this nature walk to see some of our over 270 bird species in Discovery Park! , ...
Sat. 10/1 11:30am – 12:30pm Guided Walk of Capehart Trail Restoration | Meet at the Historic Bus Stop (mid park)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Historic District Bus Stop   11:30am – 12:30pm, Guided Walk of Capehart   Join Friends of Discovery Park  for a tour highlighting the deep, rich history of the Capehart Trails area, which was recovered from the military and restored to its native forest splendor over several decades by the intensive volunteer , ...
Sat. 10/1 11:30am – 12:30pm Drop-in Q+A with Brian Combs from Veteran Affairs in Fort Lawton Cemetery
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Fort Lawton Cemetery   11:30am – 12:30pm, Fort Lawton Post Cemetery, Drop-in  Questions + Answers with Brian Combs from Veteran Affairs  , ...
Sat. 10/1 11:30 am – 4:00 pm Discovery Park Documentary, Part 1 – showing every 30 minutes at the Visitor Center (East Pkg Lot)
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Visitor Center   11:30am – 4pm, Discovery Park Documentary – Part 1.   Stop by the Visitor Center at the East Parking Lot (#4 on the Map) to see the first part (10 minutes) of a newly-produced documentary by filmmaker Gayle Podrabsky and Fidget TV  that will play every 30 minutes . Discovery Park Anniversary , ...
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Friends of Discovery Park Hosts a Geology Walk @ 10:00 am, October 2, 2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friends of Discovery Park  hosts this exciting 50th Anniversary educational event:   Board Member Bill Laprade will host an informative geology walk reflecting the unique features of Discovery Park.  Come see the splendor of Puget Sound and learn about the geological history of the Park.  Celebrate the 50 years of Disc , ...
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Fort Lawton History Walk – Sunday October 23rd, 10am – FREE
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join Friends of Discovery Park President Phil Vogelzang for his monthly history walk through Discovery Park going on all through the 50th Anniversary year.  It’s FREE! Meet in the South Parking Lot, which you can access via car by the entry just west of Mountain View Blvd. on Emerson Ave., or on foot via the Lo , ...
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Learning at the beach in Discovery Park