The Misadventures of a Cross-America Kayaker,

with author Hank Landau

February 9th at the EWC

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UPCOMING HOLIDAY CLOSURE AT THE EWC

PLEASE CONSIDER MAKING A GIFT TO SUPPORT OUR COMMUNITY PROGRAMSDONATE HERE

Video from Lift Every Voice Legacy MLK Tribute Event January 16

Video from the Awakening Ceremony

Carving by Ty Juvinel, Tulalip Artist & Carver

SNOW CLOSURE POLICY – THE EWC FOLLOWS THE EDMONDS SCHOOL DISTRICT SNOW CLOSURE POLICY. IF THE SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED, THE EWC WILL ALSO BE CLOSED AND ALL PROGRAMS WILL BE CANCELLED. FOR YOUR SAFETY, PLEASE CALL US BEFORE YOU COME TO THE CENTER AT 425.774.5555 TO CONFIRM IF WE ARE OPEN.

Become a Member

Become a new member or renew your membership.

Virtual & In-Person Class Offerings

Programs are available via Zoom and in person on a limited basis.

COVID Resources

The Edmonds Senior Center makes the health and safety of its members and participants a priority.

Thrift Store

Open Monday through Saturday from 10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. (closed Sunday).

COVID Vaccine Pilot

On Friday, January 22nd the Edmonds Waterfront Center hosted a COVID vaccine pilot. 100 vaccines were distributed to members in the first ever in-person event at the Waterfront Center.

Support Our Seniors

Our Seniors need your help. Donate to the Helping Hands Fund.

The Edmonds Senior Center has embarked on a journey to replace our failing building. The new Waterfront Center will offer the same dynamic programs that our members love most as well as expanded intergenerational opportunities and City Parks classes and activities – all under one roof!

Become a Solar Champion

Sponsor a solar panel for $1000. Solar panel donars will be recognized on the “Solar Champions” plaque in the new Waterfront Center. Donate online or by mailing a check made payable to: Edmonds Senior Center PO Box 717 Edmonds, WA 98020

Edmonds Waterfront Center Q & A

What is your mask policy?

Safety of our staff and visitors is our top priority. Based on CDC and Snohomish County Health Department guidelines masks are optional in the building at this time. The CDC currently recommends wearing a mask in public places where there are a lot of people around.

Who owns the building?

The building is owned by the Edmonds Senior Center. The City owns the land. In the partnership, the Senior Center will offer programs focused on seniors from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. The City Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department will offer programs from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday. On Friday evenings and weekends the Waterfront Center will be used as a rental venue. All rental revenue will be used to support programs at the Edmonds Waterfront Center.

What is currently being offered in the building?

  • Social & Recreation Programs: dance, discussion groups, art classes, language clubs, game room, field trips and more. Intergenerational – trivia, book group, drama, music.  
  • Health & Wellness Programs: exercise classes, healthy living workshops and coaching, foot care, counseling, Bastyr Center for Natural Health On-site Clinic, blood pressure checks.
  • SHIBA & Medicare: trained, volunteer advisors will help you understand your insurance rights and options and offer up-to-date information (free & confidential). 
  • Rotating Art Exhibits: We have native art on display throughout the building along with a rotating exhibit of local artists in the Edmonds Arts Festival Foundation Gallery Wing on the first floor of the building.
  • Lunch service at the Potlatch Bistro open to the public: Counter service offered 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. Takeout also available. Please call 425.758.2748 or visit www.potlatchbistro.com 
  • Senior Lunch Program: to help address food insecurity among seniors, we offer a subsidized lunch for seniors needing extra help. If you are 60 years of age or older and register at the reception desk you can order off the senior menu for a suggested $5 donation. If you can afford to donate more to offset the cost, it is greatly appreciated.
  • Shore Pine Coffee & Gelato: open Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Saturday & Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Private Events: the venue is available for weddings, memorials, birthday parties and other special events on Friday evenings and weekends. Send an email or call 425.977.0414 for more information. 

What safety precautions have you taken due to COVID-19? 

  • Formal COVID Safety Plan for the Edmonds Waterfront Center 
  • Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR Facility Accreditation: the leading certification for COVID-19 safe facilities (such as Seatac Airport, Lumen (CenturyLink) Field and Lynnwood Convention Center) 
  • Hand sanitation stations throughout the building 

Is membership required? 

Membership is not required to visit or participate in programs at the Waterfront Center, but after you hear about the benefits of membership you will want to join. Anyone can join.

  • Discounts on classes and events
  • $1 drip coffee at the Coffee Kiosk
  • 10% off all regular priced items at the Thrift Store
  • $5 off Community Breakfast
  • Monthly newsletter
  • Belonging to a dynamic group committed to building social connections and strengthening the community
  • Memberships are 12 months from the date of sign up! Sign up online

How much does it cost join?

  • $25 / year for an individual
  • $45 / year for a couple
  • $60 / year for a family (two adults and minor children)
  • $125 / year for a Business

Can I get a tour? 

Yes, guided tours are offered at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesdays. You can sign up by calling 425.774.5555 ext 120 or register online