First established as the Mercer Island's Civilian Defense Group in 1944, The Mercer Island Fire Department Station 91…More serves as headquarters for responding to all fire and emergency needs.
Led by Fire Chief Chris Tubbs, a native Islander, the department's 28 firefighters respond to an average of 2,300 calls for aid every year. The Fire Department works to educate the public about how to prevent fires and quickly and safely put out the fires when they occur. The Fire Marshal's office conducts safety inspections of all structures and events. Fire personnel are also trained in Basic Life Support (BLS) and certified for dive/water rescues.
Mo's Pizza 2630 77th Ave SE, Mercer Island, WA98040 Opened in September 2010, Mo's Pizza serves Sicilian style pizza, gourmet pasta, fresh organic salads and premium…More Italian deli sandwiches. Premium ingredients are used in all menu items. Beer and wine are available with a happy hour from 3pm to 5pm. Happy hour appetizers include an antipasto plate, bruschetta, garlic bread and a meat and cheese plate. You can also enjoy gluten-free pizza and frozen yogurt for dessert at one of three large community tables. Mo's Pizza is Mercer Island's new pizza, beer and wine "dive."
The Mercer Island Beach Club is located on 625 feet of waterfront at the south end of Mercer Island. Once the site of…More the Seattle Central Lions Club summer camp, this family oriented member-owned club has been active since 1953. The grounds include two swimming pools (an eight lane competition pool and an activity pool with a lazy river), six outdoor tennis courts, a fitness center, outdoor pickle-ball, basketball and volleyball courts, a sandy beach, a lake roped off swimming area with dock and waterslide, a play structure, boat moorage, a firepit and a barbeque area with many picnic tables.
Summer adult tennis programs include Ladies Night, Mens Night, Saturday morning Wimbledon workout and Cardio tennis. The year round fitness center offers a variety of classes - Boot Camp, Abs, Buns, & Guns, Tone Body Basic, Teen Training, Yoga and Personal Training. Group and private swim lessons are available through the aquatics program. MIBC junior teams compete in the popular summer Midlakes swim, dive and water polo leagues. Junior tennis players participate in the summer Junior Eastside Tennis (JET) league. The pool is covered during the fall, winter and spring months, making swimming accessible year round. Social programs are held throughout the year - Family 4th of July Celebration, Songs & S'mores and Dive In Movie Night are popular summer events. A large clubhouse with expansive views of Mt Rainier and Lake Washington is available for club functions and private rentals.
The Mercerwood Shore Club, a private member-owned and family-oriented swim, tennis and beach club, sits on 500 feet…More of Lake Washington waterfront on the east side of Mercer Island.
The club grounds include a two-level clubhouse, a 25-meter swimming pool, four outdoor tennis courts, a fitness center, a sandy beach with roped off swim area, a play structure, barbeques and picnic tables, a boat launch, boat moorage and beach showers.
The MWSC junior summer programs compete in the Midlakes swim, dive and water polo leagues, and the Junior Eastside Tennis (JET) league. A variety of fitness classes are offered year round, as well as a Masters swim program. The club holds various social events throughout the year. "Music on the Beach" is a popular summer event with a potluck picnic and a live local band. The main clubhouse is available for private rentals.
Located on the south end of the island, the Mercer Island Country Club offers seven indoor and eight…More outdoor tennis courts, a 25-yard eight lane swimming pool, a complete fitness facility, a group exercise studio, child care, locker rooms with sauna, barbecue and picnic area, a lounge area with kitchen and a card room.
MICC sponsors men's, women's and mixed teams to compete in USTA league tennis, women's teams for competitive local cup play and men's team tennis. Year round swim lessons, tennis lessons, junior swim team and junior tennis team are available.
Summer youth programs include swim, dive and water polo teams which compete in the Midlakes League, and a junior tennis team which competes in the Junior Eastside Tennis (JET) league. An eight week Summer Kids Camp is popular with weekly themed activities. The fitness department offers many classes, including Cardio Mix, Boot Camp, Yoga and Spinning. Social events occur year round at the MICC - Summer Kick-Off Party, Summer Tennis Tournament, Cookie Decorating Party, Wine & Cheese, Bridge, Knitting Group and Family Fun Nights. Child care is available on premise, Mon - Sat, 9am - 1pm; evenings, 4:30pm - 7:30pm by reservation.
The Emerald City Pro Shop (hours: Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, 8:30am - 4:00pm; Wed, Sun, closed) is located on the second floor of the MICC, and sells tennis equipment, shoes, clothing and offers stringing services.