If after-Thanksgiving shopping is your passion, there is only one place you’ll want to be on November 26. South Hill Mall will open its doors on Thanksgiving Night at 6PM. The first 1,200 people to enter through the Target or Old Country Buffet entrances will get bags filled with giveaways, coupons and reindeer gear.
Haggen on Friday announced that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for Delaware in Wilmington confirmed the sale of certain stores. Locally, Haggen accepted bids from Albertson’s LLC to buy the Spanaway/Tacoma (Pacific Ave. S.) and Puyallup (Canyon Rd. E.) stores.
Pierce County residents are invited to a flood preparedness open house from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 14 at Stewart Elementary School, 426 4th Ave. NE in Puyallup.
The Pierce County Parks and Recreation Department will host the annual Family Bingo Night on Friday, Nov. 6. The event is scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Meridian Habitat Park.
Please accept this as your personal invitation to be a part of the November 7 (10 am) festivities at Ft. Steilacoom Park. While this 5K Run/Walk and Youth 1 mi dash are aimed at being a fun, community-centered race, their importance lies in commemorating and supporting those who are currently serving, those who have, and those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. Please join us in honoring our nation’s service members and their families following the race with music, food and activities for the kids.
The Lakewood Baseball Club will host a pre-registration spaghetti feast and fundraiser on Friday, October 30 (5-8 pm) at Lake Louise Elementary.
For returning Lakewood Baseball Club players, here is your chance to register for the 2016 season. Regular Registration begins November 2, but you can “lead off” with this special event.
Pierce Transit is accepting applications to fill three current vacancies on its Community Transportation Advisory Group (CTAG). New CTAG appointees will serve a three-year term, beginning with their first CTAG meeting on January 28, 2016 and ending January 27, 2019.
Safe Streets, a non-profit that operates Tacoma and Pierce County, is excited to invite the community to join them this October for a series of Restaurant Takeover fundraising events. Local eateries will be opening their doors in support of Safe Streets, with proceeds from the evening going towards funding the organization’s community and youth programs.
The Pierce County Council has updated its list of upcoming meetings held in locations around the county in an effort to make government more accessible.
Dance Theatre Northwest will perform at the Tacoma Holiday Food and Gift Festival at the Tacoma Dome on October 24h from 12-3:13 p.m. Original pieces from Illuminations, as well as from the classical ballets Swan Lake, Les Syphides Don Quixote, and Paquita, Broadway style musical theatre favorites, and, in spirit of the season, excerpts from The Nutcracker will be presented.