Heritage Park to host annual spring clean April 8

Volunteers are invited to participate in Heritage Park’s annual Spring Clean event April 8 and help to spruce up Interurban Car No. 55 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will take place on the Wickers Building grounds, near the Humble House and Superintendent’s Cottage. A potluck lunch will be provided. Heritage Park is…

Visit Brier Terrace, Cedar Way during March 5 superintendent school tour

Join Edmonds School District Superintendent Kris McDuffy on Thursday, March 5 for a superintendent school tour from 12-3 p.m.  Enjoy a school meal and ride a school bus that begins and ends at the Educational Services Center, located at 20420 68th Ave. W. in Lynnwood. Students from Brier Terrace Middle School and Cedar Way Elementary…

Reminder: Move 60! to host Feb. 28 family night at Mountlake Terrace Pool

All Edmonds School District students and their families are invited to attend a free night at the Mountlake Terrace Pool on Friday, Feb. 28 from 6:15-7:15 p.m., hosted by Move 60! This is a reschedule of an earlier event that had been cancelled due to a weather-related power outage. This is an opportunity to exercise…

Lynnwood Senior Center to host writing workshop starting Feb. 6

Adult community members are invited to attend  an eight-session writing workshop that starts this Thursday, Feb. 6. —  aimed at helping you learn to use your life experiences to write stories about your past. The first workshop will take place from 1:15-2:45 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Lynnwood Senior Center. Planting Seeds – Growing Stories/A…

Edmonds School District to host events for Black History Month Feb. 2-7

In recognition of February’s Black History Month, the Edmonds School District will host three events from Feb. 2-7 to promote and encourage racial equity. At its Jan. 28 business meeting, the Edmonds School District Board of Directors adopted a resolution endorsing the Black Lives Matter’s Month of Action. The events are intended to build community…

Lynnwood Senior Center to host quilting class Jan. 29

Community members are invited to join a Lynnwood Senior Center quilting class for beginners Wednesday, Jan. 29 that teach quilting basics and more. Ready, Set Quilt! will teach participants fabric handling, ironing and pressing, and how to cut and piece quilt blocks. Attendees will sew their choice of traditional quilt blocks, then they will make…

Edmonds School District to host Recreation and Resource Info Fair Feb. 1

Edmonds School District families and caregivers of students with disabilities are invited to attend the district’s Recreation and Resource Information Fair Saturday, Feb. 1 from 9 a.m.-noon. Families are invited to learn about local community resources and ask questions to help navigate services and support available based on each student’s unique needs. The event will…

MLT Recreation Pavilion to host free Move 60! family pool night Jan. 31

All Edmonds School District students and their families are invited to participate in a free swim night on Friday, Jan. 31, at the Mountlake Terrace Pool hosted by Move 60! This is an opportunity to exercise as a whole family, learn new things, and have a fun, free evening. The Mountlake Terrace Pool is located…

Reminder: City of Lynnwood plans MLK Day of Service Jan. 20

The City of Lynnwood invites residents to participate in the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 20. Volunteers will help resurface the Mesika Trail, pull invasive plants and perform other tasks. There will also be an opportunity to create posters for a local elementary school. The event will run from…

Reminder: AAUW ‘Coffee and Conversation’ meeting Jan. 17

New to the Snohomish/King County area? Ready to meet your neighbors? Time to volunteer? Check out the American Association of University Women’s “Coffee and Conversation” meeting from 10-11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17 at Bistro 76, 18401 76th Ave. W., Edmonds. And after that Jan. 17 coffee, the group will meet every third Friday. Need more information?…

Edmonds School District to host Drug and Alcohol Prevention Night Jan. 16

Parents and guardians of middle and high school students are invited to attend a Drug & Alcohol Prevention night on Jan. 16 starting at 6:30 p.m., presented by Edmonds student support advocates. The event will take place at Edmonds-Woodway High School, in Room F103. District staff will engage parents in a discussion regarding drug and…

Lynnwood Library to host ImaginationBand kids’ concert Jan. 6

The Lynnwood Library is inviting families to learn about life under the sea by attending a family concert featuring ImaginationBand Monday, Jan. 6 from 10-10:45 a.m. Sail away to a tropical island surrounded by the sea. Kids will meet the local creatures and learn about their world while shaking along to the tunes, dancing and…

Lynnwood residents invited to attend Coffee with a Cop Jan. 15

Officers from the Lynnwood Police Department and community members are invited to come together to discuss local issues, build relationships and drink coffee on Wednesday, Jan. 15 from 9:30-11 a.m. in Mountlake Terrace Hall at Edmonds Community College. Coffee with a Cop gives community members a chance to ask questions and learn more about the…

Sno-Isle Genealogical Society to host speaker Kent Morgan at Jan. 8 meeting

The Sno-Isle Genealogical Society is inviting community members to begin the new year by attending its monthly meetings, beginning Wednesday, Jan. 8 in its new meeting place in the Wicker’s Building at Heritage Park in Lynnwood The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. with a program at 7 p.m. by Kent Morgan, an avid researcher and life…

Imagine Children’s Museum, Lynnwood Library to host kids’ STEM program starting Jan. 8

In partnership with Imagine Children’s Museum, the Lynnwood Library is hosting a 30-minute science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) program on Wednesdays, with the first class Jan. 8 from 7:30-8 p.m. The program encourages preschool-age children to explore the world around them. This program is developmentally appropriate for children 3-5 years old. Due to supplies,…

City of Lynnwood sponsoring blood drive Jan. 9

The City of Lynnwood is hosting blood drive Jan. 9 at Lynnwood Fire Station No. 15 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Community members are invited to give blood, get a cookie and help save a life. All donors are required to bring a photo ID. For questions about eligibility, contact BloodworksNW at 1-800-398-7888. To…

Lynnwood Library to host Insect Safari Dec. 30

Friends, families and community members are invited to attend an Insect Safari Dec. 30 at the Lynnwood Library from 2-3 p.m. Learn about different classifications of vertebrate and invertebrate arthropods and view the collection of preserved and living specimens. Kids are free to wander among the displays and encouraged to ask questions. The living specimens…

Happening nearby: Contestant list set for 2020 Edmonds Clam Chowder Cook-Off

All 10 contestants have been confirmed for the 5th Annual Edmonds Clam Chowder Cook-Off, a fundraiser for the Edmonds 4th of July Fireworks & Parades. This year the event will be Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Edmonds Yacht Club, 326 Admiral Way. Event guests will be able to sample chowder from each of these contenders and vote…

Reminder: Giant unity menorah to light up Lynnwood Dec. 22

Chabad Jewish Center of Snohomish County invites all to celebrate the Festival of Lights with the eighth annual Unity Menorah Lighting and Celebration at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at Lynnwood City Hall, 19100 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood. The event will feature the kindling of the giant 9-foot Menorah, delicious holiday treats, traditional latkes, doughnuts…

Saturday: Lynnwood Christmas tree lighting at Silver Creek Church

Lynnwood’s annual Christmas tree lighting celebration will take place from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 at Silver Creek Family Church, located at 5326 176th St. S.W., in Lynnwood. In addition to the tree lighting, there will be activities for all ages. including music, a giant slide, food trucks and a special appearance by Santa Claus.