Edmonds Senior Center events and activities for December

Holiday Bazaar Saturday, Dec. 14 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Edmonds Church of God gym, 8224 220th St. S.W., Edmonds Free admission. Over 35 vendor tables. Bring your holiday shopping list and plan to check off those gift items! We will have vendors offering handmade goods, jewelry, home decor, clothing, kitchen items and more. Bake sale goods will…

Reminder: Free legal clinic for seniors Dec. 4 in Edmonds

The Edmonds Senior Center and Sanders Law Group offer a free Legal Clinic for seniors every month. The next clinic will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at the office of Sanders Law Group, 152 3rd Ave. S., Suite 101, Edmonds. Here’s your chance to bring your burning legal questions to an Elder Law Attorney,…

Edmonds Senior Center sponsors intergenerational trivia night Nov. 15

The Edmonds Senior Center is sponsoring an intergenerational trivia night this Friday, Nov. 15 at Holy Trinity Church, downstairs social hall, 657 Daley St., Edmonds. The free event begins with a 6:30-7 p.m. sign in/pizza time followed by trivia from 7-9 p.m. Answer trivia questions and use the knowledge of all your team members, younger…

Edmonds Senior Center November events

Thanksgiving lunch Thursday, November 21 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, 657 Daley St., Edmonds Cost: $3 suggested donation for 60+, all others pay $7.50 Reservations required; sign up by calling the Admin Office at 425-774-5555 ext.104 Come and enjoy a special Thanksgiving lunch that includes: roasted turkey, mashed potatoes/gravy, stuffing, cranberry sauce, green beans,…

Edmonds Senior Center partners with Bastyr to sponsor low-cost natural medicine clinic

The Bastyr Center for Natural Health Clinic partners with the Edmonds Senior Center to provide naturopathic medicine and consultations every Wednesday. The clinic is currently located at the Mountlake Terrace Senior Center while the new Edmonds Waterfront Center is under construction. Patients of all ages have come from Edmonds and nearby communities to receive a range…

Edmonds Senior Center special events and activities for October 2019

Community Breakfast Friday, Oct. 4 8:30-9:30 a.m. Edmonds United Methodist Church (Kennedy Hall), 828 Caspers St., Edmonds Cost: $5 Includes full menu of pancakes, strawberry compote, eggs and ham, biscuits and sausage gravy, orange juice, coffee and tea. Everyone is welcome, bring a friend. Oktoberfest Wednesday, Oct. 23 5 -7 p.m. Mountlake Terrace Senior Center,…

Reminder: Free legal clinic for seniors Oct. 2

The Edmonds Senior Center and Sanders Law Group offer a free Legal Clinic for seniors every month. The next clinic will be held on Oct. 2 at 1 p.m. The location is the office of Sanders Law Group at 152 3rd Ave. S, Suite 101, Edmonds. Here’s your chance to bring your burning legal questions…

Waterfront Center’s intergenerational trivia pools knowledge of young and old

The foundations have yet to be poured for the new Edmonds Waterfront Center being built on the site of the now-demolished Edmonds Senior Center, but staff is already working on the its core mission to bring the generations together. The latest example was an Intergenerational Trivia event Friday afternoon at downtown’s Trinity Church on Daley…

Intergenerational trivia set for Sept. 20 in downtown Edmonds

Edmonds Senior Center and Edmonds-Woodway High School are collaborating to again offer free intergenerational Time for Trivia. The event will run from 1:30-4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at Holy Trinity Church, downstairs social hall, 657 Daley St., Edmonds. There will be social/pizza time from 1:30-2 p.m., followed by trivia from 2-4 p.m. Answer trivia questions…

Edmonds Senior Center September events and activities

Community breakfast Friday, Sept. 6 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Edmonds United Methodist Church (Kennedy Hall) 828 Caspers St. Edmonds Cost: $5 Includes full menu of pancakes, strawberry compote, eggs and ham, biscuits and sausage gravy, orange juice, coffee and tea. Everyone is welcome, bring a friend. New member meeting and lunch Friday, Sept. 27 11…

Edmonds Schools Foundation ED honored at Seattle Storm game

Deborah Brandi, executive director of the Foundation for Edmonds School District, was recognized as an honorary coach during the Aug. 2 Seattle Storm game. The Storm, in partnership with Swedish Medical Center, has selected 19 honorary coaches to recognize throughout the season. Brandi was selected for her leadership and community contributions through the Edmonds Schools…

Scene in Edmonds: Final senior center wall comes down

The final wall of the existing Edmonds Senior Center building came down Thursday, and the moment was captured on video here: https://animoto.com/play/ZQZ8QbkBOihxaD2VwIafsg “Now the fun begins,” said the senior center’s Daniel Johnson. “Next steps: Remove the remaining debris, take down the trees, clear the site and survey for the pilings. We will begin drilling for…

Reminder: Sanders Law Group, Edmonds Senior Center offering legal clinic Aug. 7

For the past eight years, Sanders Law Group has been offering a monthly legal clinic involving free legal advisory sessions for members and guests of the Edmonds Senior Center Since the senior center has been demolished to make way for the new Edmonds Community Center, the monthly Legal Clinic is now being held at the…

Edmonds Senior Center special events and activities for August

The Edmonds Senior Center needs volunteers to represent the senior center at local farmers markets and at Taste Edmonds Aug. 16-18. Call Board Member Shirley Lovelace at 206-708-0344 for information.  Low Tide Beach Walk Thursday, Aug. 1 at 10:30 a.m. Orca Sculpture near Brackett’s North Jetty Free (20 spots available). RSVP by calling the Admin Office…

Reminder: Appreciation day for Senior Center Thrift Store manager July 31

All are invited to a retirement celebration and appreciation day for Edmonds Senior Center Thrift Store Manager Barbara Halseth, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, July 31 at the store, located at 22820 100th Ave. W., Suite 12, Edmonds. Halseth has worked at the store for 17 years, with nearly all of it as a volunteer….

Return to Tahiti — 40 years later

It starts with a phrase, a spontaneous pledge you verbalize for others to hear, that sets you on a path that will change your life. “We’re going to Tahiti!” It was July 4, 1976. I was 17 years old. My twin brother Dave and I were out sailing with a couple of friends discussing plans…

Shovels in hand, Edmonds Waterfront Center stakeholders break ground for new project

More than 100 friends, well-wishers supporters, officials (elected and otherwise), volunteers and kids of all ages gathered Tuesday morning to say goodbye to the old Edmonds Senior Center and hello to the new Edmonds Community Waterfront Center.  In the spirit of the all-inclusive mission of the Waterfront Center, the groundbreaking activity was open to all,…

Sanders Law Group to host free legal clinic for Edmonds Senior Center members

For nearly eight years, Sanders Law Group has been hosting a monthly free legal clinic for members of the Edmonds Senior Center. Until recently the clinic was held at the Senior Center, but with planned construction of the new Community Center, the forum was moved to the Edmonds Church of God. Now, in order to make…

Reminder: Edmonds Senior Center offering advanced care planning class June 19

The Edmonds Senior Center is offering a free advanced directive class — “Your Life, Your Wishes’ — that also includes information regarding options for burial, Wednesday, June 19 from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the Edmonds Library conference room. While most Americans say they would prefer to live through the end of their lives at home,…

Edmonds Senior Center events and activities for June 2019

Community Breakfast Friday, June 7 8:30-9:30 a.m. Edmonds Senior Center Dining Room Cost: $5 Includes full menu of pancakes, strawberry compote, eggs & ham, biscuits and sausage gravy, orange juice, coffee, and tea. Everyone is welcome, bring a friend! Sponsor: Vineyard Park at Mountlake Terrace Big moving sale Saturday, June 8 Edmonds Senior Center Cost:…

Edmonds Senior Center raises record $100K at gala and auction

Nearly $100,000 was raised during the Edmonds Senior Center’s fifth annual Gala & Auction May 4 at the Historic Flight Museum at Paine Field. “The vintage planes were the perfect backdrop for our Ready for Takeoff theme as we prepare to demolish our aging building and construct the new Edmonds Waterfront Center,” said Senior Center Board President…

Edmonds Senior Center special events and activities for May

Community Breakfast Friday, May 3 8:30-9:30 a.m. Edmonds Senior Center Dining Room Cost: $5 Includes full menu of pancakes, strawberry compote, eggs & ham, biscuits and sausage gravy, orange juice, coffee, and tea. Everyone is welcome, bring a friend! Sponsored by Vineyard Park at Mountlake Terrace.  Annual Gala Auction Dinner Saturday, May 4 Doors open at…