How to Submit your Celebration

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  • Thursday, February 28, 2008 9:03am

We welcome your engagement, wedding and anniversary (25, 50 and up) announcements, as well as special birthday (90 &up) listings. Celebrations are a free community service in The Enterprise Newspapers and published on a space available basis. Listings are limited to 100 words; we reserve the right to edit announcements over limit. Photos are also accepted; please include your address for photo return.

Listings may be submitted by the following methods:

By e-mail: entfeatures@heraldnet.com.

By mail: P.O. Box 977, Lynnwood, Wash. 98046.

By fax: 425-774-8622.

In person: 4303 198th St. SW, Lynnwood.

We are entering the busiest time of the year for the Celebrations columns, so at this time announcements may appear 2-3 issues after the date of submission. Below are suggested ideas for formating your celebration listing.Sample Anniversary Announcement

(Names) of (city) celebrated their (number) wedding anniversary recently with a (description of event).

(Names) were married (date) at (description). (Additional biographical info).

The couple have (number) children, (number) grandchildren and (number) great-grandchildren.Sample Wedding Announcement

(Bride) and (Groom) exchanged wedding vows (date) at (location).

Maid of Honor was (name). The bride was attended by bridesmaids (names). (Name) served as Best Man. Groomsmen were (name). The ceremony was performed by (name).

Following the ceremony, the reception was held at (location).

The bride, daughter of (names &residence) is a (date) graduate of (location) High School. She will graduate from the (location) in (date/location) with a (type) degree in (major). She is currently (employment/other).

The groom, son of (names &residence). A (date) graduate of (location) High School, he will graduate from the (location) in (date/location) with a (type) degree in (major). He is currently (employment/other).

Following their honeymoon in (location), the couple is making their home in (city).Sample Engagement Announcement

(Bride to be) and (groom to be) plan an (date) wedding at (location).

The future bride, daughter of (parents) of (city), is a (date) graduate of (location) High School. She will graduate from the (location) in (date/location) with a (type) degree in (major). She is currently (employment/other).

The groom to be is the son of (parents) of (city). A (date) graduate of (location) High School, he will graduate from the (location) in (date/location) with a (type) degree in (major). He is currently (employment/other).

The couple will make their home in (city).

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