Peace Corps Volunteer to speak at Tacoma Narrows Rotary

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Liesel Santkuyl, a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer, will speak to Tacoma Narrows Rotary, on March 24, about her Peace Corps experience in Guatemala, from 1989 to 1991. The Peace Corps and Rotary share strong common goals, and have forged a new partnership.

The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. [Read more…]

Tacoma Musical Playhouse subject of Tacoma Narrows Rotary program, Mar. 17

Tacoma Musical Playhouse director of development Diana George will discuss the local success story that is TMP at the March 17 meeting of Tacoma Narrows Rotary.

The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. [Read more…]

Senate approves bill granting local options for liquor sales in Fircrest

Senate Bill 5167, which cleared the Senate Monday, is aimed at addressing issues of local alcohol prohibition in the city of Fircrest. Introduced by Sen. Steve O’Ban, the legislation would give Fircrest voters the ability to repeal the city’s 40-year prohibition of liquor sales by the glass. It also stipulates that any area annexed after the ban is not subject to the prohibition. [Read more…]

Is Tacoma School District Destroying Fircrest’s Identity?

Proposed Tacoma School District Plan for Wainwright School.

The small community of Fircrest, Washington has a rich history and an identity to be proud of.  It began as a well planned and carefully constructed suburban paradise, influenced heavily by the teaching and ideals of Fredrick Law Olmstead, and the City Beautiful Movement.  The founders of the town called the innovative development Regents Park, “Regents” referring to the members of a board that governs an institution, and “Park”, an open natural community space for recreational purposes of the residents. [Read more…]

U.S. Army Reserve the topic at Tacoma Narrows Rotary, Feb. 17

The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker.

  • February 17 – Stan Flemming, TNR Member, will speak to us about the role of the U.S. Army Reserve in today’s US Strategic foreign policy. [Read more…]

Learn about Peace Out at Tacoma Narrows Rotary, Feb. 10

Michelle McLean and Peace Out volunteers will brief Tacoma Narrows Rotary on the community service hours challenge at the February 10 meeting.

The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. [Read more…]

Lindquist Dental to speak at Tacoma Narrows Rotary

Abbe Salk, Communications Director from Lindquist Dental Clinic, will be the program at the February 3 meeting of the Tacoma Narrows Rotary Club. Founded in 1936 in Tacoma, Lindquist Dental is a 501(c)3 which provides dental care to children, regardless of ability to pay.

The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. [Read more…]

Peace Corps Volunteer to speak at Rotary

Liesel Santkuyl, a returned Peace Corps Volunteer, will to the Tacoma Narrows Rotary Club on Tuesday, January 27 about her Peace Corps experience in Guatemala, from 1989 to 1991.

The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. [Read more…]

Court Appointed Special Advocate topic at Tacoma Narrows Rotary

Bob Anderson will speak to Tacoma Narrows Rotary members and guests regarding the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program at the December 30 meeting.

The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. [Read more…]