What’s happening now at Steve Cox Memorial Park


There’s always something interesting going on at Steve Cox Memorial Park, the home base for our popular White Center Teen Program. We’ve got a new shelter going in near the playground, a bevy of plantings and a promising vegetable garden for the teens to watch over.  Also, don’t forget about the beautifully improved tennis courts that were rededicated last…

Burnt toast never tasted so good!


The Burnt Toast cooking class started at the King County Parks White Center Teen Program (WCTP) in 1991 and remains a favorite program among participants and staff to this day. Over 100 teens learned at least one recipe at the Log Cabin in 2012. WCTP staff Brian, Katie, Ramsey, Paula and Frank offered weekly cooking…

White Center Aztecs


I had the opportunity to watch the Aztecs play their championship game on Saturday night. They are a thing of legend here in Parks. It was obvious from warm-ups to game-time that this team is tight. They shared jokes and smiles pre-game, but started off with the first two goals and never slowed down. It…

Aztec and proud


White Center’s own soccer team, the Aztecs, are taking to the field this fall, and for the fourth year in a row, they’re doing a lot more than scoring goals.