Ever heard the story how Mercer Island is haunted by evil spirits? Or how Islanders got around before the I-90…More Floating Bridge was built? The Mercer Island Historical Society has the records, photos and letters to tell you.
The society is also responsible for over a dozen commemorative plaques on the island at sites of historical significance, such as where four 90mm anti-aircraft guns were stationed on Mercer Island during World War II.
The society meets monthly during the spring and fall (March - May, Sept - Nov) at the Mercer Island Community and Events Center.
Mercer Island Sister City Association 7613 SE 27th St, Mercer Island, WA98040 The Mercer Island Sister City Association (MISCSA) is a member of Sister Cities International, a non-profit…More organization that promotes partnerships and cooperation between U.S. and international cities. Throughout the years, Mercer Island Sister City and Thonon les Bains, which is located on the south shore of Lake Geneva in the Haute Savoie region of France, have partnered to organize student and cultural exchanges. The MISCSA also holds various French related events and has an annual Soiree a Thonon fundraiser where guests enjoy desserts, wine and cheese.
Tatters 7605 SE 27th St, Mercer Island, WA98040 Located in the heart of the Mercer Island business district, Tatters boutique features unique women's clothing from…More international designers. Owner, Michele Tesler has created a casual friendly store, where customers are given individual attention to help create a look of sophistication. Locally designed jewelry by Whitney Stern, River Song Jewels and Dotted Line Jewels are displayed in the store, as well as Potluck Paris jewelry, designer handbags, scarves and belts. Tatters has been given the Mercer Island Chamber of Commerce "Business of the Year" award, and is listed as one of Seattle's 155 Best Shops.