Happening nearby: Lynnwood neighborhood to host Halloween food drive


Blue Ridge Halloween Oct 2015 (1)Lynnwood’s Blue Ridge neighborhood will host a food drive for Washington Kids in Transition on Halloween.

Families trick or treating in the neighborhood, just off Olympic View Drive and east of Lynndale Park, are encouraged to bring a snack-type food to be donated. Bright yellow collection bins will be set at the following locations:

-68th Avenue West and Blue Ridge Drive (top of hill)
-71st Avenue West and Blue Ridge Drive (bottom of hill)
-71st Avenue West and 186th Street Southwest (bottom of hill/south-side entrance to neighborhood)

Local youth groups will assist with the collection on Oct. 31 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Food will be donated to homeless kids living in the Edmonds School District. Suggested items include granola bars, cheese and crackers and fruit snack packs.

Questions may be directed to Washingtonkidsintransition@gmail.com or Kim Gorney at 206-697-3385. More about Washington Kids in Transition at this link.


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