‘Washington State’s Undiscovered Feminists’ topic of free AAUW presentation Nov. 16

Writer Mayumi Tsutakawa presents the remarkable stories of five “woman warriors” in the arts and journalism from the past century during a Saturday, Nov. 16 presentation by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) and Humanities Washington. The event runs from 10-11 a.m. in Shoreline City Hall, 17500 Midvale Ave. N., Shoreline, ad will be…

Reminder: Northwest Veterans Museum open Veterans Day

In honor of Veterans Day, the Northwest Veterans Museum (NWVM) will be open on Monday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Veterans and their families are invited to the museum to be recognized for the service and sacrifices they have made for their country. Admission to the museum is free, but donations are…

Stuck on genealogy research? Help available in Lynnwood Nov. 16

Have you hit a “brick wall” with your genealogy research? Sno-Isle Genealogical Society is offering free help on your “brick wall” on Saturday, Nov. 16. Caroll Budny, an experienced research genealogist, has three one-hour time slots available. Call the Research Library, located at 19827 Poplar Way, Heritage Park, Lynnwood, on Tuesday, or Thursday. 11 a.m.-3…

Sounder trains to run for Sunday Sounders FC match

Sports fans can skip traffic coming into Seattle on Sunday by riding Sound Transit’s Sounder event trains for the MLS Cup Final Sounders FC vs. Toronto FC 12 p.m. match. Inbound Sounder trains will depart from Edmonds at 9:51  a.m. and 10:11 a.m. Return trains depart King Street Station 60 minutes after the game. Both…

Holly House holding pajama-folding work party Nov. 9

Holly House, which provides holiday gifts for children in need in the Edmonds School District, is hosting a pajama work party Saturday, Nov. 9. The goal is to sort, size and box 1,000 pairs of pajamas for the Holly House holiday event in December. The work party will be from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Armadillo…

‘Evidence’ topic of Sno-Isle Genealogical Society Nov. 6 meeting

“Evidence” is the topic of the program to be presented by Keith Allred at the monthly meeting of the Sno-Isle Genealogical Society on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the LDS Family History Library, 22015 48th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace. There is a short business meeting at 6:30 p.m. followed by the program at 7 p.m. Guests…

Reminder: Tickets on sale for Nov. 9 Washington Kids in Transition fundraiser

Tickets are now on sale for Out of Jeopardy 2019: Silent Auction + Trivia Night, to support Washington Kids in Transition, which provides after-school bags of food to homeless students in the Edmonds School District. The event starts at 6 p.m.  Saturday, Nov. 9  at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lynnwood. Cost is $50/individual ticket or…

Online fundraiser Nov. 3-6 for Lynnwood boy with rare medical condition

High Fives for Stacey will host an online auction fundraiser to help raise money for a 4-year-old Lynnwood boy with a rare medical condition. The fundraising event will take place from Nov. 3 at 9 a.m. until Nov. 6 at 9 p.m. There will be 100-plus items from 100-plus donors participating in the auction. The…

Annual Turkey Trot 5K on Thanksgiving to benefit Lynnwood Food Bank

Looking to burn off a few calories Thanksgiving morning? Lace up your running shoes for the annual Turkey Trot 5K benefiting the Lynnwood Food Bank. The course is a loop beginning and ending at the central square in the Edmonds Community College campus and going around the Lynnwood Municipal Golf Course. Leashed pets and strollers…

Trick-or-treating options across South Snohomish County

Trick-or-treating is still a favorite for kids throughout the area, and there is a ghost — uh, host — of alternative free events for families in South Snohomish County for Halloween. Here are a range of family-friendly events scheduled for Thursday. Edmonds Halloween Trick-or-Treat Night Thursday, Oct. 31 5 – 7 p.m. Downtown Edmonds —…

Free Safe Boating seminars start Nov. 5 in Edmonds

Receive free training by Coast Guard Auxiliary instructors during a series of three Safe Boating seminars, starting Tuesday, Nov. 5.  It’s a chance to reinforce your safe boating practices and learn new skills on how to navigate local waters. Co-sponsored by the Port of Edmonds, the Edmonds Yacht Club and the Coast Guard Auxiliary, these seminars…

Reminder: Community Transit to host on-site job fair Oct. 30

Community Transit is hosting a job fair at its Everett administrative building Wednesday, Oct. 30, from 3-6 p.m. The public is invited to learn about positions that will support bus service expansion in Snohomish County. The transit agency plans to hire 100 bus driver trainees by the end of 2020 to accommodate expansion of service…

Lynnwood Lifestyles: Halloween carnival, cosplay, create with iPad

Halloween Carnival Sunday, Oct. 27, 2-5 p.m. It’s a Halloween Carnival, and you know what that means: costumes and games. Taking place between 2 and 5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 27, the carnival is meant for Pack 64 families―a Cub Scout pack revolving around children’s activities and outdoorsy adventure. They go fishing, practice archery, learn…

Lynnwood Kiwanis Foundation to host Fall Festival Nov. 2

The Lynnwood Kiwanis Foundation is hosting its Fall Festival Saturday, Nov. 2, at Trinity Lutheran Church. The event will take place from 6-10 p.m. Community members are invited to enjoy a night of a food, fun and games, including a chili cook off, silent auction and a raffle. Music will be provided by the Mountlake…

League of Women Voters to host voter information event Nov. 2

Before voters head to the polls for the Nov. 5 general election, the League of Women Voters of Snohomish County and Sno-Isle Libraries are partnering to help voters make informed decisions. “Making Your Vote Count – A Celebration of Voting!” will offer tips for making an informed choice, the steps to complete voter ballot and…

YWCA to celebrate community center one-year anniversary Oct. 23

YWCA is hosting an Open House for Aunt Bette’s Community Center at Somerset Village on Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 4-6 p.m. to commemorate the Center’s first year. Aunt Bette’s Community Center was opened in 2017 in honor of Elizabeth Ruth Wallace – also known as “Aunt Bette” – who believed that all young people deserve…

Community Transit to host Swift Orange Line open house Oct. 24

Community Transit is holding an open house Thursday, Oct. 24 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. so citizens can alearn more about the upcoming Swift Orange Line and ask questions. The open house will be held in the Lynnwood Library, located at 19200 44th Ave. W. Community Transit will expand Swift Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service in Snohomish…

Lynnwood residents invited to attend Coffee with a Cop Oct. 24

Officers from the Lynnwood Police Department and community members are invited to come together to discuss local issues, build relationships and drink coffee on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Lynnwood Crossroads Starbucks Coffee with a Cop gives community members a chance to ask questions and learn more about the department’s work in…

Sounder trains to run for Saturday Sounders FC match

Sound Transit’s Sounder event trains will run to the Sounders FC vs. FC Dallas 12:30 p.m. match this Saturday, Oct. 19. Inbound Sounder trains will depart Edmonds at 10:11 a.m. Return trains depart King Street Station 35 minutes after the game. Both trains will serve all stops along the routes. A complete schedule of Sounder service…

Help for Seniors forum at Lynnwood Library Oct. 24

A free Help for Seniors forum is set for 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24 at the Lynnwood Library, 19200 44th Ave. W. This seminar is aimed at helping seniors and their adult family members address aging-related legal, health care and housing questions. Those presenting include: – an elder law attorney who will discuss ways to…