Skandia Folkdance Society hosts Friday night dance/concert featuring Ben Teitelbaum

The Skadia Folkdance society hosts special guest Ben Teitelbaum at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6 at the Cedar Valley Grange in Lynnwood. Teitelbaum’s expertise is music from Värmland. Dance teaching for the evening will the polska and Bakmes from Övre Klarälvsdalen, taught by Larry Reinert and Barbara Budd. Filling out the evening’s musical offerings is Folk…

Celebrate World Reflexology Week on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Lynnwood Rec Center

In celebration of World Reflexology Week, the public is invited to come and treat your feet from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 at the Lynnwood Recreation Center. The Washington Reflexology Association will be on site offering free 10-minute foot reflexology sessions and guided tours of the outdoor reflexology path. Connect with state certified practitioners…

See the universe clearly through astronomy

Astronomy for Everyone: Size and Scale of the Universe, a program for all ages, is scheduled for 7 p.m Thursday, Aug. 29 at the Lynnwood Library. Astrophysicist Kevin Manning, a former consultant with NASA, has always been passionate about astronomy, and wants to share the excitement with you. During this 90-minute event, you’ll learn about…

Alderwood Boys & Girls Club hosts fundraiser at TCBY on Tuesday, Aug. 20

Looking to cool off with some frozen yogurt and support a good cause? Then head on over to the Lynnwood TCBY, located at 2615 184th St. SW., from 4-10 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 20 as the Alderwood Boys & Girls Club hosts a fundraiser. Be sure to mention you are with the Alderwood Boys and Girls…

Final Shakespeare in the Park set for Thursday, Aug. 8 at Lynndale Park

The last presentation of Shakespeare in the Park this summer will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8 in Lynndale Park. The finale of the year’s program is A Midsummer Night’s Dream performed by professional theatre troupe Green Stage. The performance is ideal for the whole family. Shakespeare in the Park is sponsored by the…

City planning to 'Celebrate!' cultural diversity with new community event

The city of Lynnwood is listening to its residents. As a result of the recession, the city was forced to cut back on community events, such as the July 4th fireworks show and the Easter egg hunt, in order to focus on core services. Throughout the years, residents have told the city that they miss…

Get ready for National Night Out

Join your neighbors on Tuesday Aug. 6 for the annual National Night Out Against Crime celebration for 2013. The event is scheduled all across America. National Night Out is when residents turn their porch lights on, lock their doors and go out and meet their neighbors in the name of crime prevention. To find out…

The Tempest to be performed this week in Shakespeare in the Park

Looking for a little family fun? Make your way to Lynndale Park for an evening of Shakespeare performed by professional theatre troupes Wooden O Theatre and Green Stage. The performance is ideal for the whole family. This week’s play is The Tempest will begin at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 24 and Thursday, July 25. The Tempest…

Police Department hosts K9 Demonstration and Fundraiser on July 21

The Lynnwood Police Department hosts a Police K9 Demonstration and Fundraiser from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, July 21 at Veterans Park in Lynnwood. Demonstrations of the K9 unit will be at 1:30 and 2:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the Lynnwood Police Department K9 Unit and will fund ballistic vests and equipment, handler and K9 training…

Shakespeare in the Park returns to Lynndale Park

Pack some snacks, bring a blanket and head on down to Lynndale Park for an evening of Shakespeare performed by professional theatre troupes Wooden O Theatre and Green Stage. The performance is perfect for the whole family. The first of six free performances will begin at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 17. Henry V will performed by…

Reminder: Wenatchee Youth Circus to visit area this Tuesday, Wednesday

The Wenatchee Youth Circus is visiting Edmonds Tuesday and Wednesday, July 16 and 17, featuring performers ages 5-19, trapeze, unicycles, tight wire and more. Performances are at 7 p.m. July 16  and 1 and 7 p.m. July 17  at Edmonds Civic Center Field, 6th and Bell. Tickets are available at the Frances Anderson Center —…

Tai Chi for children and adults this week at Lynnwood Library

  Experience the fun of fluid movement and the positive benefits for better health with Tai Chi for Movement at the Lynnwood Library. Instructor Robert Levy has a sixth degree black belt, over 40 years of experience and a master’s Degree in teaching. Children ages 7-12 will meet at 5:30 p.m. with the focus on…

Looking for Independence Day activities? Check out nearby activities.

Looking for something to do on July 4th? You don’t have to look far as both Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace have plenty of activities for young and old. Edmonds From a fun run/walk, to parades, to a firefighters waterball competition, to a soccer game, to evening entertainment and fireworks, Thursday is definitely an Edmonds Kind…

Military kids swim for free at Edmonds Yost Pool this summer

Just in time for the first heat wave of this summer, local military youth have the opportunity to swim for free at Edmonds’ Yost Park Pool, thanks to a partnership between Operation Military Family’s non-profit branch, OMF Cares, Swedish/Edmonds medical center and the Verdant Health Commission. According to a news release sent Monday, each organization…

Second annual Lynnwood Duck race set for Saturday, June 29

The second annual City of Lynnwood Duck Race will be from 12:30-1 p.m. Saturday June 29 at the Lynnwood Recreation Center. The public is invited to participate by purchasing ducks: prices are 1 duck = $5 and 6 ducks = $25 The owners of the first three ducks to cross the finish line will receive a…

Reminder: Host families sought in Lynnwood for Spanish students during July

Are you able to host an international student in your home for a few weeks in July? Education First Educational Homestay Programs needs caring volunteer host families immediately. This non-profit program provides a unique opportunity for families to make life-long friendships with international students while learning about their culture – all without leaving home. Host…

Check out the movie ‘Wreck It Ralph’ at Lynnwood Library on Tuesday

The Lynnwood Library presents the Disney movie “Wreck It Ralph” at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 in the large meeting room. For decades, Ralph has played the bad guy in his popular video game. In a bold move, he embarks on an action-packed adventure and sets out to prove to everyone that he is a…

Check out the movie 'Wreck It Ralph' at Lynnwood Library on Tuesday

The Lynnwood Library presents the Disney movie “Wreck It Ralph” at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 in the large meeting room. For decades, Ralph has played the bad guy in his popular video game. In a bold move, he embarks on an action-packed adventure and sets out to prove to everyone that he is a…

2013 Mouse Meet coming to Lynnwood Convention Center

The fifth annual Pacific Northwest Mouse Meet is going to be held June 29 at the Lynnwood Convention Center. The Pacific Northwest Mouse Meet is an unofficial Disney Fan Event that was created by Disney Fans for Disney Fans. This annual event provides Disney enthusiasts the opportunity to get together right here in the Pacific…

28th annual Powwow in full swing at Edmonds Community College

A large and enthusiastic crowd greeted dancers at the 28th annual Powwow Friday at Edmonds Community College. The college’s Native American Student Association is hosting the free event, which brings together students, families, and communities to celebrate American Indian singing, drumming, dancing, and arts and crafts in Seaview Gym on campus. Dance and drum ceremonies…

Lynnwood Lego Club to build on Thursday

The Lynnwood Library Lego Club meets at 4 p.m., Thursday, April 25 at the Lynnwood Library. The program is for children ages 5 and older and their families. Build your own creations with LEGO.Every month will have a different theme to spark children’s creative ideas. Projects will be on display for one week following the program.

Reminder: Clothes For Kids Bowl-A-Thon will be April 17 at Lynnwood Bowl & Skate

Clothes For Kids along with the Lynnwood Chamber present the first combined Bowl-A-Thon on April 17. The event will be from 5-7 p.m. at the Lynnwood Bowl & Skate. All funds raised will directly benefit Clothes For Kids and help to provide wardrobes for more than 4,500 low-income students this school year. Tickets are $25…