Reminder: Sno-King Folk Dance Club to host birthday dance Jan. 12

Sno-King International Folk Dance Club is celebrating its 32nd birthday with a dance from 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Cedar Valley  Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. The evening will include dances from many countries, including partner, no-partner and set dances. No partner necessary. Come and request your favorite dances. The party will finish…

Reminder: Skandia First Friday Dance set for Jan. 4 in Lynnwood

Skandia Folk Dance is hosting its First Friday Dance on Friday, Jan. 4 at Cedar Valley Grange, 20526-52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Admission is free for this dance. A pre-dance party lesson from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. will revolve around a mainstay of Scandinavian dancing: the schottis. Besides the basic schottis and variations from a Swedish…

Taste, savor at Art of Food and Wine event Feb. 1

Don’t let the post-holiday blahs get you down. Enjoy an evening out with friends Friday, Feb. 1 at the Art of Food and Wine in Lynnwood. Taste regional wines and savor gourmet food. You can listen to live music and experience interactive art demonstrations, too. This new community event at the Lynnwood Convention Center will…

We welcome new advertiser Art Walk Edmonds

Welcome to our new advertiser Art Walk Edmonds (AWE), a free community event held monthly throughout the year, rain or shine. Every Third Thursday from 5-8 p.m., galleries, merchants, neighbors and friends join in celebrating the arts — hosting local artists, demos, food and music in vibrant downtown Edmonds. With a growing assortment of fun events…

Play addressing high school bullying set for Edmonds Center for Arts in February

The Edmonds Center for the Arts on Feb. 20 will present Outside, the latest touring production by award-winning Canadian company Roseneath Theatre. Outside tells the story of Daniel, a teen who triumphs over homophobic bullying, depression and suicide. Recommended for students in 7th grade and up, Outside is part of ECA’s Education Matinee series for school groups and…

Nile Nightmares offers ‘horror-day cheer’ this month

While the holiday season may be a time for joy and wonder, Nile Nightmares wants to spread some “horror-day cheer” to all who dare this month. The Nile Nightmares Haunted House, located on the grounds of the Nile Golf & Country Club at 6601-244th St. S.W., just off Interstate 5 in in Mountlake Terrace, is…

Reminder: Sno-King Community Chorale holiday concert Dec. 8

For its annual Holiday Magic concert — on Saturday Dec. 8 at Edmonds Center for the Arts — the 100-voice Sno-King Community Chorale will perform “Dreamweaver,”  a beautiful, soaring tale by Norwegian composer Ola Gjeilo. Featured are accompanist Debra DeMiero, soprano Jennifer Bromagen, and a 22-piece string orchestra, under the direction of conductor/artistic director Dustin…

Edmonds Diversity Film Series presents ‘The Only Good Indian’ Nov. 17

The City of Edmonds Diversity Film Series continues with “The Only Good Indian” on Saturday, Nov. 17. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and the film starts at noon. Admission is free and seating is first-come, first-served. “The Only Good Indian” is set in Kansas during the early 1900s. A Native American boy (newcomer Winter Fox…

Puget Sound Artists’ Gift Show celebrates 18th year with 25 women artists

What do an underwater photographer, nursing student, art supply store owner, cancer patient, octogenarian, and school lunch lady all have in common? They are also all artists participating in the 18th annual Puget Sound Artists’ Gift Show, set for Saturday, Nov. 17 in the ArtWorks Building, 201 2nd Ave S. in downtown Edmonds. Hours are…

U.S. view of Palestine topic of Sno-King Meaning Movies Nov. 10 film

Sno-King Meaningful Movies presents The Occupation of the American Mind as its Nov.10 film, screening at 6:30 pm at the Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 8109 224th St. S.W., Edmonds. From the Meaningful Movies announcement: Israel’s occupation of Palestinian territory and blockade of the Gaza strip have triggered a backlash against Israeli policies virtually everywhere in…

Northwest Chamber Ensemble reSound at Trinity Lutheran Nov. 4

Join reSound, a Northwest Chamber Ensemble, at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lynnwood as they explore thin places — extraordinary spiritual spaces where heaven and earth meet together through stunning music and poetry. There is a $15 suggested donation at the door. Learn more at Thin Places – reSound Events.

Edmonds Diversity Film Series starts Oct. 20

The City of Edmonds Diversity Film Series begins its second season Saturday, Oct. 20 at noon at the Edmonds Theater. The Oct. 20 screening features two short films highlighting the experiences of two Japanese American men who, in their own separate ways, rose above xenophobia, prejudice and discrimination to serve the U.S. in its fight…

Happening nearby: Nile Nightmares haunted house now open

Nile Nightmares has returned to the Nile Shrine Golf Course in Mountlake Terrace for an 8th season of haunted house terror every weekend in October. The 2018 Nile Nightmares Haunted House features six updated Attractions: The Curse of the Nile, Ballinger Asylum, The Infernum, The Doll House, The 3D Circus and Ice Station 13. Begin…

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Reminder: Sno-King Meaningful Movies presents ‘Reinventing Power’ Oct. 13

Sno-King Meaningful Movies and the Sierra Club will hold a special screening of “Reinventing Power: America’s Renewable Energy Boom” on Saturday, Oct. 13 at Edmonds Unitarian Universalist Church, 8109 – 224th St. S.W., Edmonds. From the event announcement: Critically, “Reinventing Power” underscores the notion that we don’t have to sacrifice jobs for a clean environment….