MTHS Winter Band Concert Dec. 13

Seasonal music will fill the Mountlake Terrace High School Theater on Thursday, Dec. 13, as the school’s band performs its annual Winter Concert. The concert is set for 7 p.m.; admission is free. Mountlake Terrace High School is located at 21801-44th Ave. W.  

Elf the Musical JR to be presented at Edmonds Heights Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Edmonds Heights K-12 School will present Elf The Musical JR. performed by the school’s Young Artists (3rd-8th grade) on the following dates: Friday, Nov. 30 @ 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 @ 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 @ 2 p.m. The story: Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is…

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 Meaningful 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…

Reminder: Skandia Folk Dance Society First Friday Dance Nov. 2 in Lynnwood

Skandia Folk Dance Society is hosting its First Friday dance this Friday, Nov. 2 at the Cedar Valley Grange, 20526-52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood. Come learn Busserull, a lively, fun Norwegian dance, at the First Friday dance class on November 2. According to a Skandia announcement, dancers who love Røros Pols will enjoy Busserull. Class begins…

Nov. 3 comedy night to benefit Chase Lake PTSA

Enjoy a night of fun and laughs during the Chase Lake PTSA  comedy night Saturday, Nov. 3 at the Wade James Theater in Edmonds. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for the 7:30 p.m. event. All proceeds go to supporting the PTSA for Chase Lake Community School, which serves students across the Edmonds School District. The…

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Special Rocky Horror Picture Show event at MLT’s Cinebarre Oct. 27

The Cinebarre Mountlake 8 in Mountlake Terrace will be the venue for a unique presentation of the 1975 cult hit Rocky Horror Picture Show, just in time for Halloween. Live actors from Seattle’s Vicarious Theater Company will be performing scenes from the movie — known as shadow casting — as it plays simultaneously on the…

Reminder: Register for WA Kids in Transition Trivia Night fundraiser Nov. 10

Community members are invited to attend or host a table for the Washington Kids in Transition charity auction this fall. The event is set for Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lynnwood, 20610 44th Ave. W. Table captains can register for $400 for 10 seats, which allows tickets to sell for $40…

Shelly Meshkausk (left) and Erik Linder will be the featured dancers at the 2018 Seattle Crystal Ball on Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Nile Golf and Country Club in Mountlake Terrace.

Ballroom dancing competition at Nile Golf and Country Club Oct. 20

The Nile Golf and Country Club in Mountlake Terrace hosts a full day of ballroom dancing competition and exhibitions on Saturday, Oct. 20, and tickets are still available for the event. The 29th Annual Seattle Crystal Ball begins at 10 a.m. with six hours of competitive dance events followed by a dinner and evening show…

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…

Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt at Edmonds Center for Arts Jan. 30

Edmonds Center for the Arts has announced a special engagement: An Evening with Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt, performing Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm. Singer, composer and actor Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician…

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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….

Reminder: Edmonds CC rolls out the red carpet for Seattle Latino Film Festival Oct. 12

Edmonds Community College will roll out the red carpet Oct. 12 as a host of the Seattle Latino Film Festival (SLFF) for an evening of films in Spanish (English subtitles), and a question-and-answer with the cast and directors. Each October, SLFF celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month and selects a different country to showcase. This year’s week-long…

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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. Supporting…

Final week to see Arts of Terrace juried show

It’s the final week to view the scores of paintings, prints, drawings, photos and various other art pieces on display in the Arts of the Terrace juried art show in Mountlake Terrace. About 300 works are on display for the show, taking place at the Mountlake Terrace Library. Distinguished jurors have selected honored pieces in…

Arts of the Terrace juried arts show winners announced, show runs through Oct. 7

The Arts of the Terrace Artists’ Reception attracted over 185 artists and patrons last week as Friends of the Arts and the city’s Arts Advisory Commission celebrated their 40th year hosting this popular regional juried art show. Located at the Mountlake Terrace Library (23300 58th Ave. W.), Arts of the Terrace continues through Sunday, Oct….

Steel Magic Northwest announces openings for advanced ‘Pan Wizards’ ensemble

The Steel Magic Northwest “Pan Wizards” advanced youth steel ensemble is offering young musicians a chance to audition for two trips it will be making next year. The group has been invited to perform and give a presentation at the National Association of Music Educators regional conference in Portland, Ore., in February 2019. And in June, the group will embark on…

Happening nearby: Author of ‘Crown Jewel Wilderness’ to speak in Lynnwood on Sept. 22

The Lynnwood-Alderwood Manor Heritage Association will host a free program featuring an Olympia-based writer, hiker and historian on Saturday, Sept. 22. Lauren Danner, author of Crown Jewel Wilderness, spent more than six years researching and writing the history of North Cascades National Park. Come learn the fascinating story of politics and the wilderness movement that shaped…

Reminder: Arts of the Terrace Juried Art Show begins this weekend

The 40th Annual Arts of the Terrace Juried Art Show is set for Saturday, Sept. 22 through Sunday, Oct. 7 at the Mountlake Terrace Library. Sponsored by the Mountlake Terrace Arts Commission and the Friends of the Arts, Arts of the Terrace is one of the major juried art shows held in the Pacific Northwest…