Reptile Man and Friends coming to Lynnwood Library

Friends of the Lynnwood Library are inviting all children and their families to come meet the Reptile Man & Friends at 7 p.m., Thursday, June 19 at the Lynnwood Library. Slither in and take a close look at some exotic reptiles from around the world. Zoologist and educator Scott Peterson shows each animal and talks about…

Plenty to do this summer in Lynnwood

Residents have plenty of fun activities to do this summer in Lynnwood. Here is a list of some of the events and activities courtesy of the City. Lynnwood Farmers Market Thursdays, 3-7 p.m., June 12 – Sept. 25 Wilcox Park, 5215 196th St. SW., Lynnwood www.LynnwoodFarmersMarket.com or 425-670-5532 The Lynnwood Farmers Market is a place where locals can get farm-fresh, locally…

Sponge hosts Summer Solstice event at Playdate Cafe on June 21

Sponge, a children’s language school, invites families with children aged birth-6 to a free celebration of the summer solstice from noon-2 p.m., Saturday, June 21 at Playdate Café in Lynnwood . Cultures around the world mark this first day of summer with bonfires, feasting and celebrations. At this event to welcome summer, families will be…

Happening nearby: Touch-A-Truck event coming May 10

  The third annual Touch-A-Truck event will be from 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., May 10 at the Rosehill Community Center in Mukilteo. Vehicles from utility and emergency departments, including Snohomish County Fire District 1, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department, Snohomish County Search and Rescue, Washington State Patrol, Community Transit and other public safety agencies will be on display…

Happening nearby: A thousand join march for babies

More than 1,000 walkers showed up at Edmonds’ City Park on a sunny Saturday morning for the Snohomish County March of Dimes annual March for Babies. The event raised $248,000 to further the fight against birth defects, premature births, and infant death. Larry Vogel was there to capture the event in photos:

Ready, set, go: Get hopping to Lynnwood Easter egg hunts Saturday

If you’re looking for Easter Egg hunts in Lynnwood, here are two events that are sure to please the little ones — and both are happening on Saturday, April 19. At 10:30 a.m., LifePoint Church is hosting an Eggapalooza for the Lynnwood community and surrounding neighborhoods. There will be egg hunts for ages 1-12, prizes,…

April Pool’s Day coming on Sunday, April 6 to Lynnwood Rec Center

The Lynnwood Recreation Center presents April Pool’s Day on Sunday, April 6. The center hosts water safety events from noon-1:30 p.m. and then there will be a free swim session from 1:30-2:45 p.m. Explore boating safety and CPR basics and then enjoy free play time with the slides and more. Families are encouraged to learn…

Father/daughter dance set for Feb. 22 and March 1

The Lynnwood Recreation Center will be hosting a Father/Daughter dance on Feb. 22 and March 1. Dance the night away with your daughter and capture this magic moment for you both. Dancing, refreshments and picture opportunities are all a part of this evening. Grandfathers or other important male figures are welcome to be escorts. The…

Grab a bite of Sweet Science on Saturday, Dec. 28 at the Lynnwood Library

Children and families are invited to participate in fun experiments with candy and other yummy treats as part of the Lynnwood Library’s Winter Extravaganza – Sweet Science program on Saturday, Dec. 28. It’s a marshmallow world in the winter. Who knew science could be so sweet? The program is for children ages 5-11 and will be…

Lynnwood Rotary Club to hold reading night at Revelations Yogurt Jan. 6

Rotary Club of Lynnwood presents its second Reads @ Revelations event, a partnership between Lynnwood Rotary, Revelations and Edmonds Bookstore, on Monday, Jan. 6 from 6-7:30 p.m. The free reading event is held the first Monday of each month at 527 Main St. One ounce of frozen yogurt will be free to each child participant….

Local author K.K. Corner to talk children’s books on Monday, Dec. 23

Come hear local children’s author K.K. Corner’s favorite books for children at 1 p.m., Monday, Dec. 23 at the Lynnwood Library. Corner’s books include “The Gawky Giraffe,” “Jaw-Jaw the Donkey,” and “The Magic Christmas Carpet.” The program includes stories on other winter holidays as well, including Hanukkah and Kwanzaa. The program will be held in…

Reminder: Holiday Open House at Heritage Park on Sunday, Dec. 8

The Alderwood Manor Heritage Association is hosting its annual Holiday Open House from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8 at Heritage Park in Lynnwood. Bring your kids, grandkids, and your camera to have your picture taken beside the fire with Santa. There will be tours of the trolley and historic buildings. Cookies, cider and coffee will be…

Holiday Open House at Heritage Park on Sunday, Dec. 8

The Alderwood Manor Heritage Association is hosting its annual Holiday Open House from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8 at Heritage Park in Lynnwood. Bring your kids, grandkids, and your camera to have your picture taken beside the fire with Santa. There will be tours of the trolley and historic buildings. Cookies, cider and coffee will be…

Lake Serene Fire Station hosts 20th annual holiday party

Firefighters at Snohomish County Fire District 1 are inviting neighborhood families to attend the 20th annual holiday party on Saturday, Dec. 7 at Lake Serene Fire Station 23. This neighborhood tradition begins at 10 a.m. at the fire station at 4323 Serene Way in Lynnwood. Santa Claus will be making a special appearance – with…

Santa Claus appearance to benefit Clothes For Kids

Mark your calendar for a special event that will benefit Clothes For Kids. Santa Claus is coming to the Waterfront Coffee Company in Edmonds on Tuesday, Dec. 10. From 2-6 p.m., everyone’s favorite elf will be available for free pictures and there will be caroling, cocoa, coffee and fun for all. Clothing donations will be…

Anthony’s Seafood Grill presents Breakfast with Santa

Anthony’s Seafood Grill in Lynnwood presents Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 7 and 14. Alderwood Mall’s Santa will be at the restaurant, located in the Terrace Area of Alderwood Mall, from 8-9:30 a.m. on both days. Eat breakfast, decorate cookies and listen to carolers. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. $5 from…

Rotary Club of Lynnwood hosts Reading at Revelations on Monday, Nov. 4

The public is invited to bring their children, grandchildren, neighbors and friends to join the Rotary Club of Lynnwood Monday, Nov. 4 at Revelations Yogurt  as Sue Venable, Principal of Holy Rosary School, reads one of her favorite seasonal stories. The event will be from 6:30-8 p.m. and one ounce of yogurt will be given…

Spook & Splash Family Halloween coming to Lynnwood Rec Center on Saturday, Oct. 26

The Lynnwood Recreation Department’s Spook & Splash Family Halloween will be from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Lynnwood Rec Center. 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 an oh-so-fun activity for Halloween. Activities will include…

Lynnwood Community Health Fair set for Saturday, Oct. 19

Lynnwood Community Health Fair will be from 2-6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Lynnwood Senior Center. This family-friendly event will include free informative health presentations throughout the afternoon, free flu vaccines and kids’ activities. WithinReach, a local non-profit will have their trained, bilingual and certified staff available to provide guidance and arrange personal appointments…