Toastmaster Evaluation and International Speech contests, May 2

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AUBURN, WA—The top local Toastmasters will participate in Evaluation and International Speech contests at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Auburn Library, 1102 Auburn Way S. Contestants represent clubs in District 32’s Division D, which covers Federal Way, Auburn, Fife, Puyallup, northeast Tacoma, Bonney Lake and Enumclaw. [Read more…]

Easter Services at First Baptist Church of Lakewood

By Phil Roy

Join us as we celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord Jesus on Easter Sunday, April 5th. Morning Worship Services are at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

We offer Sunday School/Small Group Bible Study at both hours for all ages starting at birth to Senior Adults. [Read more…]

Port’s Connie Bacon to speak to Republican Club

Connie Bacon, Vice President of the Port of Tacoma Commission, will be the featured speaker at the April 1st meeting of the 2nd & 29th Districts Republican Club. She will be addressing the benefits, concerns, and economic implications of the newly formed “seaport alliance” unifying the management of the marine cargo terminals, and investments for the Ports of Tacoma and Seattle. [Read more…]

LIFE class: ‘The U.S. Golf Open in University Place’

University Place City Council member, Chris Nye, will give a presentation on the golf tournament coming to Pierce County in June. This free class will cover the history of the Chambers Bay Golf Course, how it was chosen to host the Championship, details on how the city is preparing for this event, a video produced the U.S. Golf Open Committee, followed by a Q & A period. [Read more…]

PLU to host 8th Annual Powell-Heller Conference for Holocaust Education March 4-6

TACOMA — Pacific Lutheran University presents the Eighth Annual Powell-Heller Conference for Holocaust Education, a unique and perpetually relevant three-day event that provides educators, students and community members a way to use the lessons of the Holocaust to empower themselves and others to challenge prejudices, violence and other forms of dehumanization. [Read more…]