East Precinct officers host pumpkin painting event for local youth

Children who live in Yesler Terrace will be painting pumpkins with police officers at the Yesler Community Center on Tuesday, October 25th from 4-6 p.m.  The majority of the painted gourds will be on display at the Seattle Police East Precinct beginning Wednesday, October 27th – Tuesday, November 1st.  A few pumpkins will also be on display at Yesler Community Center and Yesler Management Office.

Seattle University is donating the pumpkins for this event, as well as providing student volunteers from both the Seattle University Youth Initiative and the Lynn Nursing School. Yesler Community Center and Nature Consortium are donating the painting supplies.