Events at five libraries helping focus on future of Snohomish County

Leadership Snohomish County is asking residents what they want in their county and communities over the next 20 years.

And Sno-Isle Libraries is lending a hand in gathering those thoughts.

Informal gatherings are scheduled this month at five community libraries. Attendees will be able to share opinions, stories and hopes for the future. The five meetings are scheduled for:

The meetings are “Civic Engagement Discovery Sessions.” Using a focus-group style, information from the meetings will be part of Summit 2038, a countywide visioning event hosted by Leadership Snohomish County from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Oct. 15 at the Tulalip Resort Casino. The goal of the discovery sessions and Summit 2038 are to help make Snohomish County better for all.