Special Events

Coffee with the fire chief, mayor, or police chief

Join us at 10:30 a.m. on the following dates for free coffee and donuts and to spend time with some of our city officials. Guests learn more about what’s going on in our city, and have an opportunity to ask questions. 

  • Fire Chief: July 15, October 21
  • Mayor: May 20, August 19, November 18
  • Police Chief: June 17, September 16, December 16

Ladies Tea & Brunch

April 18, 2020, 1-3:30 p.m.   POSTPONED, will be rescheduled at a later date.

Celebrate the soulful sounds and vibrant colors of Mardi Gras while sipping while sipping tea with all your favorite women at the annual Ladies Tea and Brunch.

The elegant afternoon event offers entertainment, tea, sandwiches, assorted desserts and a parting memento. This year’s Mardi Gras theme features jazz music by singer Sam Samano.

Tickets are $18 for senior center members and children under age 10, $22 for non-members.

Rummage Sale

May 29 & 30 2020
Free and open to the public. Donations are accepted no earlier than Friday May 22.  We do not take electronics, undergarments, or large furniture.


October 2020
FREE. Enjoy food and giveaways from local businesses and learn more about their services. Open to all seniors 50+. For more information call Lisa Harrison 425-257-8780 or email directly at lharrison@everettwa.gov.

Dinner with ... show & dinner

Sept or October 2020
Join us for a memorable evening celebrating the tunes of Neil Diamond with the talented local band Cherry Cherry! Family-friendly event open to the public. $20 non-members & public, $17 Carl Gipson Senior Center members and children 12 and under, and $10 for those coming for the show only. All proceeds directly benefit the USO Veterans Day Dance.

USO Veterans Day Dance

Veteran’s Day November 11, 2020, 12-4 p.m. | SIGN UP AT THE FRONT DESK or call 425-257-8780
Free dance honoring all veterans ages 50+, featuring the 16-piece swing band ROUTE 66, special Veterans Day ceremonies, food and refreshments. Reservations required.

To learn more about this event click here for a video

Firefighters Thanksgiving dinner

November 2020
Everett’s Firefighters pull out all the stops with a traditional Thanksgiving feast for seniors. Open to all seniors 50+.
Reservations required.

Annual Craft Bazaar

Friday, October 30 and Saturday, October 31 9-3 p.m.
Shop for handcrafted treasures and gifts from 53 vendors: jewelry, doll clothes, dog beds, home decor, hats & scarves, quilts, table runners and much more! Purchase sandwiches, potato salad, pie, at our lunch sale, and other goodies at our Bake Sale at Carl’s Cafe. Enjoy free coffee all day.
*  Interested vendors may be added to 2020 email list by request to Jenni Long. Vendor registration will begin in August

Police Officers Holiday dinner

December 6, 2020 - Dinners at 12 or 2pm
Everett’s finest honor seniors by providing a festive Holiday meal. Open to all seniors 50+.

12 Days of Goodness with the Seahawk Legends

Friday, December 11, 2020

1st day of the 12 Days of Goodness Kickoff event! For more information visit www.12daysofgoodness.com.

New Year’s Eve Dance

Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2020, 1-3 p.m.
Member celebration that includes live music and refreshments. Non-members can pay the day pass fee of $3 to participate.