The Garden House, believed to be the first house built on Beacon Hill, is up for sale, putting it in danger. The owners, the Washington State Federation of Garden Clubs, voted to sell the building. The Beacon Hill Garden Club would like to keep the Garden House as a meeting space for the community, non-profit groups, and artists.
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Here is what you can do:
- Write a letter of support.
- Local non-profit organizations can join the Seattle Beacon Hill Historic Preservation Coalition.
- Individuals can join the Beacon Hill Garden Club.
For more information about these options, see http://www.seattlebeaconhillgardenclub.org/savethegardenhouse.html