May 4, 1998
Rhododendron tours planned
Flower and garden fans of all ages are invited to enjoy King County's "Rhododendron Park" in Kenmore during a series of free guided tours in May. Rhododendron Park features more than five acres of rhododendron and azalea plants. Tours will be held Saturday, May 16 at 1 p.m. and Saturday, May 23 at 1 p.m. King County Parks staff will lead these one-hour tours, detailing interesting facts about the history of the park, the variety of shrubs and trees there and answering questions. For more information or to set up a special group tour, call 206-296-2973.
Rhododendron Park, officially known as Kenmore Park, is located at 6910 Northeast 170th Street (Simonds Road). Residents interested in attending a scheduled tour should meet in the parking lot.