Family Heritage: Answers to questions you didn’t know you had

By Dee Haviland Fournier, Instructor, Heritage Quest Research Library and Dorothy Wilhelm, Humorist, Confused about her family

Join Dee and Dorothy for “From Hudson’s Bay to Downton Abbey and Beyond” – Dupont August 16. Register below.

Dorothy: Dee, here’s a question a lot of people have asked. Why are you giving this workshop and what’s your experience?

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Pierce College golf tournament scrambles for scholarships

Chancellor Michele Johnson at Scholarship Scramble

LAKEWOOD – Pierce College Foundation’s 21st annual Scholarship Scramble will tee off at High Cedars Golf Club on Aug. 14 with a shotgun start at 12 p.m. sharp. The tournament has become a highly anticipated fundraiser for the college, generating more than $720,000 for student scholarships throughout its history.

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Volleyball Officials Needed

The Tacoma-Pierce County Volleyball Officials Board is in need of individuals who are interested in officiating middle school, junior high, senior high, college, and recreation department volleyball matches throughout Pierce County. A comprehensive training program, starting August 21st, is offered for all new officials and the opportunities to advance in the organization are extensive. [Read more...]

Alzheimer’s Association Town Hall Planned

On August 27 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Fox Auditorium at Kootenai Health, 2003 Kootenai Heath Way in Coeur d’Alene Idaho, the Alzheimer’s Association, Western and Central Washington and Inland Northwest Chapters will hold a town hall meeting to highlight—and solicit feedback on—public policy priorities, including the National Alzheimer’s Plan, an Alzheimer’s Disease Plan for Washington State, and Voices for Better Health in Washington State, a new initiative to improve health care for “dual eligibles”, older and disabled Washingtonians who qualify for both Medicare and Medicaid. [Read more...]