Reminder: Parents, guardians invited to attend Kick Off to Kindergarten Feb. 10

Parents and guardians with kids starting kindergarten in fall 2020 are invited to attend Kickoff to Kindergarten on Monday, Feb. 10 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at your neighborhood (assigned) school. Free child care will be provided. Attendees will: Meet school staff and other incoming families, Learn about the school and registration process, Gear up for Jump…

Edmonds School District to host events for Black History Month Feb. 2-7

In recognition of February’s Black History Month, the Edmonds School District will host three events from Feb. 2-7 to promote and encourage racial equity. At its Jan. 28 business meeting, the Edmonds School District Board of Directors adopted a resolution endorsing the Black Lives Matter’s Month of Action. The events are intended to build community…

Edmonds School District to host Recreation and Resource Info Fair Feb. 1

Edmonds School District families and caregivers of individuals with disabilities are invited to attend the district’s Recreation and Resource Information Fair Saturday, Feb. 1 from 9 a.m.-noon. Families are invited to learn about local community resources and ask questions to help navigate services and support available based on unique needs. The event will take place…

MLT Recreation Pavilion to host Move 60! free family pool night Jan. 31

All Edmonds School District students and their families are encouraged to participate in a free swim night on Friday, Jan. 31, at the Mountlake Terrace Pool hosted by Move 60! This is an opportunity to exercise as a whole family, learn new things, and have a fun, free evening. The Mountlake Terrace Pool is located…

Reminder: Emergency cold weather shelter open through Thursday, Jan. 16

The South Snohomish County Emergency Cold Weather Shelter will be open through Thursday, Jan. 16. The shelter opens at 7:15 p.m. at Maple Park Church (60th Avenue West and 176th Street Southwest, Lynnwood). Dinner, a warm mat and blanket, and breakfast are provided. If you are not driving, please use the van transportation; do not walk to…

Reminder: AAUW ‘Coffee and Conversation’ meeting Jan. 17

New to Edmonds/SnoKing? Ready to meet your neighbors? Time to volunteer? Check out the American Association of University Women’s “Coffee and Conversation” meeting from 10-11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17 at Bistro 76, 18401 76th Ave. W., Edmonds. And after that Jan. 17 coffee, the group will meet every third Friday. Need more information? Visit esk-wa.aauw.net or mail…

Edmonds School District to host Drug and Alcohol Prevention Night Jan. 16

Parents and guardians of middle and high school students are invited to attend a Drug and Alcohol Prevention night on Jan. 16 starting at 6:30 p.m. ,presented by Edmonds student support advocates. The event will take place at Edmonds-Woodway High School, in Room F103. District staff will engage parents in a discussion regarding drug and…

Sno-Isle Genealogical Society to host speaker Kent Morgan at Jan. 8 meeting

The Sno-Isle Genealogical Society is inviting community members to begin the new year by attending its monthly meetings, beginning Wednesday, Jan. 8 in its new meeting place in the Wicker’s Building at Heritage Park in Lynnwood The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. with a program at 7 p.m. by Kent Morgan, an avid researcher and life…

Contestant list set for 2020 Edmonds Clam Chowder Cook-Off

All 10 contestants have been confirmed for the 5th Annual Edmonds Clam Chowder Cook-Off, a fundraiser for the Edmonds 4th of July Fireworks & Parades. This year the event will be Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Edmonds Yacht Club, 326 Admiral Way. Event guests will be able to sample chowder from each of these contenders and vote…

Reminder: Annual amateur caroling contest Dec. 5 in downtown Edmonds

Following the growing success of last two years’ events, the City of Edmonds and members of the Edmonds Downtown Alliance (Ed!) have announced the return of the Edmonds Holiday Caroling Contest: Jingle Those Bells, from 6-7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5, at the Red Twig outdoor patio in downtown Edmonds. It’s an opportunity for amateur singers, wannabe singers,…

Saturday: Edmonds Tree Lighting — What you need to know

Visit downtown Edmonds Saturday, Nov. 30 for the free annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, sponsored by the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce. There will be caroling and a visit from Santa, followed by the lighting of the community tree. The location is Centennial Plaza — corner of 5th Avenue North and Bell Street. Opening music is performed…

Saturday: Lace up your running shoes for Edmonds’ annual 5K Holiday Dash

The Edmonds Police Foundation is sponsoring its annual 5k Holiday Dash Saturday, Nov. 30. Warm-up and reception will be at 8 a.m. with the run starting at 9 a.m. The run will take place at the Edmonds Boys & Girls Club, 310 6th Ave. N., Edmonds. Runners/walkers will be escorted by police vehicles with volunteers helping along the way. Participants are encouraged…

Tickets on sale for Dec. 14 holiday ice skating show in Mountlake Terrace

The Seattle Skating Club is hosting its annual Holiday Ice Skating event featuring the “Santa Visits Broadway” on Saturday, Dec. 14, at the OlympicView Arena in Mountlake Terrace. Tickets can be purchased during two sessions for 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.  “Santa Visits Broadway” will feature music selected from Broadway musicals like Rent, Chess, Abba, Matilda and…

Holy Rosary Holiday Fair Nov. 15-17

Holy Rosary is holding its annual Holiday Fair, this year running Friday, Nov. 15 through Sunday, Nov. 17. The fair features home -baked goods, hand-crafted gifts, plus lots of “New Again” items: books, puzzles, toys, jewelry and Christmas decor.  The cafe will feature snacks on Friday, lunch on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday. Hours are…

Feed Me Hospitality canned food drive to benefit Nourishing Network

Feed Me Hospitality is sponsoring a canned food drive now through Nov. 27  to benefit the Foundation for Edmonds School District and help feed the district’s hungry and homeless students. The drive will support the Nourishing Network. Diners are asked to drop off canned or nonperishable foods at any of FeedMe Hospitality’s four locations (Bar…

Sounder trains to run for Sunday Sounders FC match

Sports fans can skip traffic coming into Seattle on Sunday by riding Sound Transit’s Sounder event trains for the MLS Cup Final Sounders FC vs. Toronto FC 12 p.m. match. Inbound Sounder trains will depart from Edmonds at 9:51  a.m. and 10:11 a.m. Return trains depart King Street Station 60 minutes after the game. Both…

Dine at Red Onion Cafe and Seafood Bar Nov. 12 and support the EWHS Dance Team

Come join the Edmonds-Woodway High School Warrior Dance Team Tuesday, Nov. 12 from 5-8 p.m. to help fundraise for their upcoming competition season. All cash tips, plus 50% of credit card tips, and 20% of the sales from the night go directly to the Warrior Dance Team. Can’t stay to dine? Take-out orders also count…

Reminder: Work party, bird workshop at Edmonds Demo Garden Nov. 9

Edmonds Wildlife Habitat Native Plan Demonstration Garden will be hosting two events this Saturday, Nov. 9: a late fall/early winter work party and a Little Brown Birds of Winter workshop. Everyone is welcome to participate in the work party from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., where activities will include planting, weeding, trimming and mulching. Training at 10…

Reminder: Tickets on sale for Nov. 9 Washington Kids in Transition fundraiser

Tickets are on sale for Out of Jeopardy 2019: Silent Auction + Trivia Night, to support Washington Kids in Transition, which provides after-school bags of food to homeless students in the Edmonds School District. The event starts at 6 p.m.  Saturday, Nov. 9  at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lynnwood. Cost is $50/individual ticket or $450/table…