Submitted by B. J. Coleman The Moscow Ballet will be holding free open auditions for ballet students AGE 6-18 from all around the Pierce County area for a once in a lifetime experience! Students chosen will have the exciting opportunity to dance with this internationally renowned Russian ballet company.
Submitted by Don Doman When we planned our kitchen remodeling twenty years ago we considered going with tile floors, but a friend said, “Why? Every time you drop a glass or dish it will break.” We went with vinyl and every time we dropped a plate or glass and it broke I kicked myself of […]
Outstanding community service and innovation led to Tacoma Public Utilities receiving two awards today from the American Public Power Association (APPA). The awards were accepted at the APPA National Conference by TPU Community Connection Program Manager Erika Tucci, Tacoma Power Conservation Program Coordinator Jordan Whiteley, and TPU Utility Board Vice Chair Monique Trudnowski.
Submitted by WorkForce Central What’s next? It’s the question faced by every military servicemember when they retire. It can be daunting: after 20 years with a clear career path, a built-in network and specialized training that may not seem to translate into civilian life, a servicemember can feel lost or overwhelmed.
Pierce Transit is operating the “Taste Express” this year for the Taste of Tacoma event June 23 – 25. Rides are free, thanks to Taste of Tacoma organizer Festivals, Inc., which is paying for the service in its entirety. Riders can catch the Taste Express at Tacoma Community College (TCC) Transit Center, located at 19th […]
Three local high school students and a group of residents of Lakewood Meadows, a SHAG senior living community, will work together to fill and plant 10 new raised garden beds at the community at 11 a.m., June 23, 5228 112th St. SW, Lakewood. The elevated gardens are designed to make it easy for the seniors […]
Submitted by First Baptist Church of Lakewood Turn your kids into Galactic Starveyors June 26-30, 2017 (9 am-12:30 pm) at First Baptist Church of Lakewood (5400 112th St SW, Lakewood, WA 98499 – 253-582-1000). Vacation Bible School is open to those finishing 1st Grade to 6th Grade.
The complete listing of films and show times has been announced by Asian Film Fest coordinator Phil Raschke. Raschke noted the three day, five film event is free to the public and will be held this year at Pierce College, Fort Steilacoom campus.
Submitted by CHI Franciscan Health TACOMA – What if mental health crisis training was as commonplace as a CPR class at your local library? That’s the goal of CHI Franciscan Health and community partners across Pierce County. For the last year, CHI Franciscan Health’s Prevent-Avert-Respond (PAR) Mental Health Initiative has spearheaded a series of Mental […]
TACOMA, Wash. – Now, with a click of a mouse, Pierce County’s dining public can look up food service establishments that are closed because of food safety violations. People can sign up to receive an email alert whenever a food service establishment is added to the list.