Illumination Learning Studio — A New Business in the Neighborhood!

Illumination Learning Studio will be GRAND OPENING TODAY, Monday March 30th, at 5501 8th Ave NW. This location was previously home to Game Plan Fitness, which is now just two doors north in the same building on the NW corner of 8th & Market.

Illumination Learning Studio’s sole mission is to engage and enlighten young minds through interactive learning, music and arts programs. They host camp, pre-school, and before/ after school programs for children.

Mike & Molly Piper, owners of Illumination Learning Studio, opened their first studio in the Greenwood neighborhood in April 2013 and they are excited to be opening their second location in the West Woodland Neighborhood.

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Adorn — A New Business in the Neighborhood!

Adorn, celebrating their Grand Opening Thursday March 12th, is a small home furnishings shop located at 7003 3rd Avenue NW.  Adorn offers wallpaper, bedding, lighting, accessories, furnishings and art online. This is also the design consulting office of Renate Ruby Design, owner of Adorn.

Their Grand-Opening will also feature Pop-Up Shops from Selamat Designs and Abnormals Anonymous. Come meet your neighbors and celebrate a new business in the neighborhood!

Date: Thursday March 12th
Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Address: 7003 3rd Ave NW, Seattle, Washington 98117


BjarkoSerra Architects — A New Business in the Neighborhood!

BjarkoSerra Architects recently opened at 7001 3rd Avenue NW, the former home of Tony’s Coffee. Greg Bjarko and Chris Serra are college friends who decided to go into business together and established BjarkoSerra Architects in 1992. Since then the firm has built a portfolio of distinguished work in the Seattle area, including The Red Door and Brouwer’s Cafe, both in Fremont.

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