Slam Poet Chas Jackson headlines Between the Lines

Edmonds Community College presents An Evening with “Between the Lines,” featuring student readings, music, and visual artwork along with a performance by renowned slam poet Chas Jackson, 7 p.m., Tues., April 23, in the Black Box Theatre on campus. The event will start with readings and performances from Edmonds CC students. Some of the readings…

Edmonds CC debuts new Family Life online course, offers preview classes

Edmonds Community College’s Family Life Education Department offers preview classes and a new online course for parents, caregivers, and grandparents. A free class for toddlers between 12-24 months will be from 9:30-11 a.m., March 20. Participants will meet other children and parents in an environment set up for toddlers. Learn about parenting resources. Meet the…

Edmonds Community College music recital on Sunday

The Edmonds Community College Student Vocal Recital will be at 2 and 4 p.m., Sunday, March 14 at the school’s Black Box Theatre. The concert is free, though a $7 donation is suggested. Listen to the sweet sounds of the Edmonds Community College music students as they perform in their end of the quarter vocal…

Reminder: Recycle electronic equipment at EdCC on Saturday

Ready to get rid of some outdated electronic equipment? Edmonds Community College will offer free electronics recycling to the public 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 16, in the college’s parking lot A. Signs will be provided for the community recycling event from the entrance at 68th Ave. W and 200th St. SW. Free to recycle will…

EdCC becomes test site for veterans app

Edmonds Community College has signed an agreement with Edmonds-based Operation Military Family to be a test site for a new, free veterans information and resources website and mobile app called VAPP. “This is the beginning of a great new partnership,” said Edmonds CC President Jean Hernandez. “We look forward to helping Operation Military Family with…

Edmonds Community College spring Lecture Series brings three speakers to campus

The Edmonds Community College Lecture Series brings speakers to campus to raise awareness of the issues facing college students, earth month, poetry and creative expression, and gender violence. All lectures are free and open to the public and take place in the campus theater. Spring Lectures: Earth Month speaker Peter Ward, 12:30 p.m., Thurs., April…

Edmonds Unplugged to feature Cas Haley

The Edmonds Community College student activities board presents “Edmonds Unplugged,” an acoustic concert featuring Cas Haley, at 8 p.m., Fri., April 19, in the college’s Black Box Theatre. Haley will take the stage in an intense and highly personal acoustic performance with his reggae, soul, and bluesy style vocals and acoustic rhythm guitar. Raised by musician…

Night to Remember features classical/jazz artist Enrique Henao

Project Home Association presents the fourth annual “A Night to Remember” benefit featuring international recording artist Enrique Henao at 7:30 p.m., April 5 in the Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College. Henao is a master of classical and jazz music and is known for his soulful interpretations of flamenco and his rhythmically intense renditions…

Black Box Theatre hosts EdCC music faculty recital, St. Patty’s Day Dance

The Edmonds Community College Music Department host a Faculty Recital/Flute Showcase featuring Torrey Kaminski at 2 p.m., March 10 at the school’s Black Box Threatre. The concert is open to the pubic with a suggested donation of $7. Then on March 13, the Black Box Theatre present a St. Patty’s Day Swing Dance with MoodSwings…

Black Box Theatre hosts EdCC music faculty recital, St. Patty's Day Dance

The Edmonds Community College Music Department host a Faculty Recital/Flute Showcase featuring Torrey Kaminski at 2 p.m., March 10 at the school’s Black Box Threatre. The concert is open to the pubic with a suggested donation of $7. Then on March 13, the Black Box Theatre present a St. Patty’s Day Swing Dance with MoodSwings…

Edmonds Community College students awarded Read scholarships

As part of the sixth annual Edmonds Community College Community Read, three EdCC students — Veaunna Felton, Spencer Lestiadi, and Nicole Ryan — were awarded scholarships for reading Jamie Ford’s novel “Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet” and submitting a project inspired by it. The $1,300 scholarships, which cover spring quarter tuition (15…

EdCC hosts free electronics recycling event

Ready to get rid of some outdated electronic equipment? Edmonds Community College will offer free electronics recycling to the campus community 10 a.m.-2 p.m., March 6 in the campus courtyard and to the public 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 16, in the college’s parking lot A. Signs will be provided for the community recycling event from…

Mixed martial arts card set for March 2 at EdCC

Ax Fighting #41, a mixed martial arts and amateur kickboxing event, will be at 8 p.m., March 2 in the Edmonds Community College gymnasium. The event is presented by United Mixed Martial Arts and the Washington National and has 12 bouts lined up with the possibility of more fights being added. One of the featured bouts…

Volunteers clean up Veterans Memorial Park

Young and old joined together to give Veterans Memorial Park a bit of a facelift. Individuals from the Edmonds Community College’s Triton Student Veterans Association, the school’s Energy Management Student Association and Phi Theta Kappa club, Local Troop 49 of the Boy Scouts, the Lynnwood Rotary Club and the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post…

Edmonds Community College celebrates Women’s History Month

Edmonds Community College celebrates Women’s History Month Feb. 25-March 1 with opportunities to learn about current issues facing women and about women’s tenacity, courage, and creativity throughout history. The free lectures, panel discussions, and films are open to the public. All events, except an art gallery reception, take place in the Black Box Theatre in…

Edmonds Community College celebrates Women's History Month

Edmonds Community College celebrates Women’s History Month Feb. 25-March 1 with opportunities to learn about current issues facing women and about women’s tenacity, courage, and creativity throughout history. The free lectures, panel discussions, and films are open to the public. All events, except an art gallery reception, take place in the Black Box Theatre in…

Science enthusiasts invited to STEM event

Edmonds Community College invites students, parents, and teachers from the community to spring into science at STEM Saturday, 1-3 p.m., Feb. 23 in the Brier Hall lobby on campus. The annual event’s goal is to engage community members in hands-on activities to explore science, technology, engineering, and math. There will be hands-on activities for kids…

Women Entrepreneurs fair coming to Lynnwood

Edmonds Community College and the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce hosts Women Entrepreneurs, WE Mean Business, an annual business network and resource fair from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Feb. 28 at Edmonds Community College’s Black Box Theatre. This free event focuses on helping educate and encourage women to begin and maintain a business — although all individuals, regardless…

EdCC Foundation holds annual gala auction

The Edmonds Community College Foundation holds its 27th annual gala auction at 6 p.m., Feb. 23 in the Woodway Ballroom at the college. The auction is the college’s biggest fundraiser in support of students, faculty, and staff at Edmonds Community College. More than 45 percent of the students at Edmonds Community College require financial assistance…

EdCC to host women of color health/beauty fair

In honor of National Women and Girls HIV Awareness Day, Edmonds Community College and the Snohomish Health District HIV/STD program are partnering with local agencies to host a free Health and Beauty Fair for women of color from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., March 9 in Woodway Hall, room 202. Racial and ethnic minority women experience higher…

Improv comedy show at EdCC's Black Box Theatre

Unexpected Productions presents ‘High Speed Improv’ at 8:05 p.m. Feb. 2 at Edmonds Community College’s Black Box Theatre. Treat your family to a spontaneous night of laughs and interactive improv comedy fun featuting local high school players. The hour long show is full of spontaneous, unexpected fun. Each night it’s a different show with different…

Improv comedy show at EdCC’s Black Box Theatre

Unexpected Productions presents ‘High Speed Improv’ at 8:05 p.m. Feb. 2 at Edmonds Community College’s Black Box Theatre. Treat your family to a spontaneous night of laughs and interactive improv comedy fun featuting local high school players. The hour long show is full of spontaneous, unexpected fun. Each night it’s a different show with different…

James Beard chef to cook at EdCC Foundation gala Feb. 23

The Edmonds Community College Foundation’s annual fundraising auction continues to pull in some of the most influential chefs from across the Seattle and Puget Sound culinary landscape. The auction’s latest coup is Seattle’s Chef in the Hat – James Beard Award-winning Thierry Rautureau of Rover’s and Luc restaurants. Chef Rautureau will oversee the gala event’s…