Celebrate Lynnwood’s 60th birthday with these events April 23

Lynnwood is turning 60, and you’re invited to help city officials celebrate with the following events on Tuesday, April 23, at Heritage Park, 19921 Poplar Way.

At 4:30 p.m., join the City of Lynnwood and its partners — the Elizabeth Ruth Wallace Living Trust and the Lynnwood Parks & Recreation Foundation — to celebrate the installation and opening of a new playground at Heritage Park.

From 5-7 p.m., an open house hosted by the city, the History & Heritage Board and the Lynnwood-Alderwood Manor Heritage Association will recognize the 60th anniversary of Lynnwood’s incorporation.

There will be a slide show of historic images, a timeline display of Lynnwood’s history by each decade, viewing of a 1959 Chevy Impala convertible, and museum exhibits and tours in the Wickers Building, Interurban Trolley Car #55, Heritage Museum at the Superintendent’s Cottage, and Humble House.

Refreshments will include lemonade and cookies made from a 1950s recipe.

 

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