Watercolor basics class at MLT Community Senior Center starts Feb. 15

  The Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center is offering a six-week watercolor basics class on Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon, Feb. 15-March 21. Learn the fundamentals of watercolor and the basic techniques from Sue Taylor. Bring your own supplies (watercolor paper and watercolor paints). Cost is $12 per class, or prepay for all six for $60 ($10…

Sponsor spotlight: Common questions about probate

Here at Sanders Law Group, we get many questions about probate in Washington state. Here are answers to some of the most common ones: Before we start, did you know we live in one of best states in the Union for retirement? Not only do we not have an income tax, our probate process is…

Saturday: Pancake breakfast to benefit MLT Community Senior Center

The Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center is inviting community member to kick off the new year with a homemade breakfast  Saturday, Jan. 4, from 8:30-10:30 a.m. All ages are welcome. The cost is $5 a plate and children under 5 eat free. The event is sponsored by Vineyard Park and all proceeds benefit the senior…

Re-Imagining Retirement: Love, Play, Listen

Years ago, I was drawn to the marvelous work of Bernie Siegal with his book Love Medicine and Miracles and his others. In recent times, Elizabeth Gilbert wrote of her quest in book. Today I propose a new title of Love Play Listen! I want a simple easy recipe for isolation and Love Play Listen…

Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center holiday dinner Dec. 18

The Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center is hosting a holiday dinner Wednesday, Dec. 18 from 4-7 p.m. Enjoy a menu of ham, scalloped potatoes, rolls, vegetables, salad and gingerbread cake. Cost is $10 per person. Sign up and pay at the senior center, 23000 Lakeview Dr., or call 425-672-2407.

MLT Community Senior Center to host Holiday at the Lake Dec. 7

The Mountlake Terrace Community Senior Center is again hosting the Holiday at the Lake craft fair, this year on Saturday, Dec. 7 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Breakfast will be served from 8 – 10 a.m. for $5. There will also be lunch and snacks served from noon – 2 p.m. If you are…

Re-imagining Retirement: New Trends

I have spent the major part of seven months this year driving for Lyft to cover the investment I made to inspire possibilities and purpose in retirees through my podcasts. I love unique moments and asking good questions; I’ve experienced both many times over with my Lyft riders.  How richly rewarding it’s been! Now, according…

Help for Seniors forums in Lynnwood, Shoreline this week

A reminder of two free Help for Seniors forums this week — one in Lynnwood and one in Shoreline. The first is set for 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24 at the Lynnwood Library, 19200 44th Ave. W.  The second is Saturday, Oct. 26 at the Shoreline Library, 345 N.E. 175th St., with registration starting at…

Senior centers celebrating Oktoberfest Oct. 23

The Mountlake Terrace and Edmonds Senior Centers are celebrating Oktoberfest together at the MLT Community Senior Center, from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23. There will be live music, a hearty meal of bratwurst with kraut, sides and dessert. German beer will also be available for purchase. Sign up at the front desk. The Mountlake Terrace…