‘Fantasy Lights’ opens Nov. 27

The 20th annual Fantasy Lights display will again dazzle viewers with new themes and yearly additions to the largest drive-through display of lights in the Northwest. Fantasy Lights operates for 35 nights, November 27-January 1, 2015, nightly from 5:30-9:00pm.

The beautiful two and a quarter mile drive takes place in Spanaway County Park, 14905 Gus G Bresemann Blvd., just west of 152nd/Military Road and SR 7 (Pacific Ave) in Spanaway, WA. The fee per car is $14 and $45 per bus (25+ passengers). Half price nights for cars only: Dec 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 10. For more information and driving directions call 253-798-3330, or www.piercecountywa.org/parks

Author Brandon Stogsdill returns to roots at Parkland/Spanaway Library

Brandon Stogsdill

Meet local author Brandon Stogsdill at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 13 at Parkland/Spanaway Pierce County Library. Snacks will be provided at this free event.

Parkland native Brandon Stogsdill discusses the true life events written about in his book The Boy with the Gun.  Learn how Stogsdill went from being a troubled kid and imprisoned felon to a college graduate, successful youth mental health counselor and author. [Read more…]

Parkland/Spanaway Library closed Oct. 13-26 for improvements

Parkland/Spanaway Pierce County Library will be closed Oct. 13-26 for improvements. During this time, the library’s meeting room will be open limited hours so people can pick up books and other materials they have placed on hold. The exterior book drop will be available for customers to return items they have checked out. Some computer access also will be available (6 stations, 30 minutes per person per day). Restrooms will not be available. [Read more…]

Woof Woof Walk

Come dressed with or without a costume on you and your canine companion. The event is Saturday, Oct 19 from 9:00am-12noon at Spanaway Park, 14905 Bresemann Blvd S in Spanaway.

There are routes of 1.5 & 3 miles, all paved and suitable for all abilities. Registered participants are entered into a “ruffle” drawing and prizes will be awarded for best costumes.

Pre-register by Oct 11 for a fee of $15 – $5 for additional dogs. For more information call 253-798-4091 or visit www.piercecountywa.org/parks