Parks & Recreation Dept.
12424 42nd Avenue South
Tukwila, WA 98168
Phone: 206 768-2822
Fax: 206 768-0524
Tukwila Parks and Recreation offers a well-rounded schedule of activities, programs, classes, and services for adults 50 years of age or older.
Staff is always seeking ideas and suggestions, please contact Senior Program staff at:
Tukwila Community Center
12424 42nd Avenue South
In addition to trips, enrichment programs, and wellness activities Tukwila Seniors have access to the following services:
- Hyde Shuttle Transportation: Need to go shopping? Want to visit a friend? Have a doctor’s appointment? The Hyde Shuttle is a FREE van service for seniors and people with disabilities living in Tukwila. You can ride anywhere within the service area set up by Senior Services. Shuttle Service hours are Monday–Friday from 9:00am–4:00pm. Call 206-768-2822.
- Lunch Program: Each Tuesday the Social Hall at the Tukwila Community Center is transformed into the Duwamish Curve Café. In partnership with Catholic Community Services and SeaMar, Tukwila Parks and Recreation is pleased to host lunch for senior citizens each week. A small donation is suggested, lunch is served promptly at 12 noon, entertainment and dancing begins at 11:00 am.
- Meals on Wheels: Are you or someone you know homebound or having difficulty getting meals? We are part of King County’s “Meals on Wheels” program, delivering meals weekly to the homebound. Orders are taken on Mondays from 9:00–10:00am. Meals are delivered on Thursdays between 9:00–11:00am. Call 206.448.5767 for info or apply online.
- Pet Food Program: Having trouble getting pet food for your canine or feline friend? Contact us at 206.767.2321 to apply for the FREE pet food program.
- Foot Care: We contract with a health nurse to provide foot care on the third Thursday of each month. Appointment times are from 9:00am–2:30pm. Call 206.768.2822 for an appointment. $20 cash or checks accepted. Please bring your own towel.
- Volunteer Transportation: Volunteer transportation helps isolated, low-income seniors who are without other transportation options to medical and other essential medical appointments. Call seven days in advance of appointment to schedule a FREE ride. Call Senior Services (Sound Generations) at 206.448.5740.
- Backyard Wildlife Festival
- Foster Golf Links
- Online Registration
- Parks, Recreation & Open Space (PROS) Plan
- Parks & Recreation Department Operational Overview
Other Community Organizations:
- King County Library System
- Sounders FC
- Starfire Sports
- Tukwila Historical Society
- Tukwila Pool
- Tukwila School District