Reminder: Health & Fitness Expo at Edmonds District Stadium May 18

The Edmonds School District and Edmonds Parks and Recreation are sponsoring the annual Health & Fitness Expo Saturday, May 18 at Edmonds District Stadium, 7600 212th St. S.W. Free activities include exhibitor booths, a Move 60! Family Fun Run, a family fitness stage, bicycles, gardening, basketball and an obstacle course. The event runs from 9 a.m.-noon….

Lynnwood Lifestyles: Family trivia night, plant sale, paint a whale

Family Trivia Night: Prove You Have What It Takes to Win Thursday, April 25, 6:30 – 8 p.m. Lynnwood Library 19200 44th Ave. W. Lynnwood There are many events for families in and around Lynnwood, but few are as fun, dynamic, or children-friendly as those hosted by public libraries. And the Lynnwood Library is full…

Bring family to Spook & Splash at Lynnwood Recreation Center Oct. 20

Delight in a night of spooktakular fun from 7-10 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20 at the Lynnwood Recreation Center during Spook & Splash at the Lynnwood pool. Bring the family in their Halloween costumes to this family-friendly event for goblins big and small (ages 1 and up) who seek a not-so-scary but oh-so-fun activity for…

NASA sun experts to visit Sno-Isle Libraries ahead of August total solar eclipse

You haven’t really seen the sun until you look at it through Roger and Linda Kennedy’s eyes. The New Mexico-based couple travels the country for NASA, presenting free classes about the science of the sun. The Kennedys are bringing their telescopes and other equipment to 16 Sno-Isle Libraries community libraries, including Edmonds, Lynnwood and Brier…

Ciudad Interior Contemporary Dance Group to perform on June 28 at Lynndale Park

The Ciudad Interior Contemporary Dance company will be presenting a free performance at 4 p.m., Sunday, June 28 at the Lynndale Park Amphitheater, 18927 72nd Ave. W. Ciudad Interior is a contemporary dance company founded by the Mexican choreographer Alejandro Chávez. They are based in Querétaro, México, and have toured extensively in the United States. The…

Reminder: Lynnwood Police host Cops and Kids event Saturday at Alderwood Mall

Join in the fun from 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, June 6 at the Terraces at Alderwood Mall when Lynnwood Police will create a huge display of police cars, motorcycles, and specialty police vehicles. Kids will have a chance to meet members of the department, tour vehicles and equipment and even win free prizes and giveaways. This event is…

Child’s Play: Lighten up and have fun with ’50 Dangerous Things’

Just last week, I was talking to my kids’ pediatrician about one of the million things I am worried about. At this point, over nine years into our relationship as pediatrician and person who needs reassurance, she handles it by saying just the right thing. I suspect she doesn’t need a long history to find…

Meadowdale Players present ‘Footloose’

Footloose 7 p.m. Thursday, April 23 – Saturday, May 2 2 p.m. Saturday, May 2 Stage adaptation by Dean Pitchford & Walter Bobbie Music Tom Snow Lyrics Dean Pitchford Meadowdale High School Blackbox Theater 6002 168th St. S.W., Lynnwood What was happening in your life when “Footloose” by Dean Pitchford hit the big screen, then…

Fire District 1 to host Holiday Party at Lake Serene Fire Station

Snohomish County Fire District 1 firefighters are inviting neighborhood families to the 21st annual Holiday Party Saturday, Dec.13, at Lake Serene Fire Station 23. This neighborhood tradition begins at 10 a.m. at the fire station, 4323 Serene Way, Lynnwood. Santa Claus will be making a special appearance with a little help from the firefighters. At…

Trinity Lutheran hosts Sacred Music Chorale on Friday

The Sacred Music Chorale kicks off its 16th season with So Fair and Bright, an exciting Christmas program featuring beautiful choral arrangements and rich instrumental accompaniment that is sure to enhance your holidays at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 12 at Trinity Lutheran Church. The program this year opens with a collection of songs to Mary, including…

Lynnwood Rotary Santa Breakfast set for Edmonds Community College on Saturday

The Rotary Club of Lynnwood invites the community to help welcome Santa to its second annual breakfast party Saturday, Dec. 6 at Edmonds Community College, Woodway Hall Room 202, from 9-11 a.m. Cost is $5 for kids, $10 for adults; ages 2 and under are free. After his grand entrance, Santa will roam the room,…

Giving back: Washington Kids in Transition aims to help homeless families

Throughout the holiday season, Lynnwood Today will be highlighting charitable organizations or activities that we hope our readers will consider funding as a way of “giving back” to our community. Happening Saturday, Dec 6 ~ 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. “Washington Kids in Transition, a grass roots organization of concerned local parents, has joined forces…

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Heritage Park

Lynnwood’s charming Heritage Park will be hosting a celebration of the upcoming holiday season with an open house on Dec. 7. Even though everything has the look of the approaching winter season, you will still get a warm welcome from the friendly volunteers at the park. The lights will be on and the welcome mats out….

Look who’s come to town: Santa Claus

A familiar face has touched down in Lynnwood. Santa Claus has arrived at the Alderwood Mall. For those families wishing to avoid the holiday rush, you can now have your picture taken with St. Nick. Santa Claus and his helpers are located between the Village and Macy’s. For more information see: www.alderwoodmall.com/events/santa-photos  

Alderwood Community Church hosts Trunk-N-Treat on Oct. 31

Alderwood Community Church presents its annual Trunk-N-Treat event at 6 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31 at the church. Enjoy candy, carnival games, cake walk, inflatables, crafts and a pumpkin cafe. Alderwood Community Church is located at 3403 Alderwood Mall Blvd., Lynnwood. For more information call 425-774-7766

Purdy & Walters at Floral Hills hosts Fall Harvest Festival on Saturday

Purdy & Walters at Floral Hills invites families to Fall Harvest Festival from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25. The annual Fall Harvest Festival features seasonal family fun and activities including pony rides, a balloon clown, a hayride through the changing foliage, a petting zoo, pumpkin decorating, a photographer for an individual or group picture and face painting. Complimentary…

Spook & Splash Family Halloween Event coming Saturday at Lynnwood Recreation Center

The Lynnwood Recreation Center and Pool presents a Spook & Splash Family Halloween Event from 7-10  p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25. Delight in a night of spooktakular fun. Bring the family in their Halloween costumes to a family-friendly event for goblins big and small who seek a not-so-scary but, oh-so-fun activity for Halloween. Activities will include carnival…

Playdate Café hosting Spooktacular events

Spooktacular parties are coming to Playdate Café in Lynnwood and tickets are selling fast. According to Lizz Quain, founder of award-winning Playdate Café in Lynnwood, the Halloween events will feature “lots of treats, healthy snacks, games, prizes, music and entertainment with special Halloween meals available. Costumes are encouraged for the little ones and their favorite…

Lynnwood Rec Center offers preschool programs

The Lynnwood Parks and Recreation Department has openings in two of its preschool programs. Kids Klub is a preschool program focused on developing social-emotional skills for children ages 4-5. Trained staff promotes children’s learning through play and exploration. In a structured learning environment, your child will enjoy age appropriate music, art, dramatic play, hands-on math…

Here’s what’s on tap for the Lynnwood Farmers Market today

The Lynnwood Farmers Market is open today, Thursday, June 26, from 3-7 p.m .at Wilcox Park, 5215 196th St SW., in Lynnwood. This Week’s Activities Include: Live music:  David Johnson (Rock) from 3:30-4:30 p.m.                      Will Frantz (Rock/Alt) from 5-7 p.m. Feature Sponsor: Swedish/Edmonds Hospital Health Education…