Edmonds Kind of Play: Mom-friendly workouts, birding classes and day camps

It’s an Edmonds Parks, Recreation and Human Services Kind of Day? Not exactly bumper-sticker worthy, but it’s true today. As always, I screenshot items I want to share each week ahead of the column and this batch has been social media posts, emails, and My Edmonds News stories that lead to RecZone.org. There are Yost…

Edmonds Kind of Play: Help for families counting the days to kindergarten

On the way out of the Lynnwood Library, after picking up another round of holds, there was an adorable flier with a cartoon space shuttle and brightly-colored planets flying out of a wide open book that read “Countdown to Kindergarten: 100 Essential Picture Books.” Now the time leading up to kindergarten looks a bit different…

Edmonds Kind of Play: Cool options for hotter weather

The hot weather has been all over the news even though locally it hasn’t been the same sweltering forecasts. Looks like next week will be a little different! Last weekend had some gray skies and summer drizzle, which is changing up with next week’s forecast of high 80s. It makes me think of what there…

Edmonds Kind of Play: Uptown Market, free family movies, bike camp

When planning for summer outings, to either break up screen time or do things outside while it’s not wet, my ideal time is something I think of as breezy. You know that feeling of something that isn’t overplanned but there is a little something for everyone and no one melts down even though their preference…