The city of Lakewood’s Youth Basketball Program is extending registration through December 11th. This is a recreational basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through 5th grade. The kindergarten /1st grade league is co-ed. All other grades are separate boy’s or girl’s leagues.
The Steilacoom Town Council will meet at Town Hall on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 (6:30 p.m.). Following is the meeting agenda:
Steilacoom High School Booster Club hosts its 18th annual Red Ribbon Bazaar, beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5, at 54 Sentinel Drive. If you’ve never before attended, it’s one event you won’t want to miss.
Do your local shopping soon. The Steilacoom Museum Holiday Store will be over on Sunday, December 6. Open only on weekends, Saturdays from 10-3 and Sundays from 12-4, it is worth a visit for the person hunting a unique gift. The store is located at 1801 Rainier Street in Steilacoom, at the corner of Rainier […]
Upcoming Meetings: Council Meeting – December 1, 2015 at 6:30 PM at Town Hall Civil Service – December 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the Community Center. Planning Commission – December 14, 2015 at 6:30 PM at Town Hall. Preservation and Review Board – December 16, 2015 at 6:30 PM at Town Hall.
Libraries remain responsible for acquiring or providing access to books, periodicals, and other media that meet the educational, recreational, and informational needs of their users. They continue to keep the business, legal, historical, and religious records of a civilization. They are the place where a toddler can hear his first story and a scholar can carry out research.
Ever since the 19th Century, December in the lower Puget Sound region traditionally has been an extra-special time. There’s a raft of gala holiday celebrations that are scheduled, beginning the day after Turkey Day.
The Most Fun You’ll Have at a Cage Fight, a non-fiction book about amateur mixed martial arts fighters in Washington, was recently published by University of Hell Press in Portland, OR. The book is by Rory Douglas, a Steilacoom resident.
America’s Library of Congress, the world’s largest library, contains more than 160 million items on approximately 838 miles of bookshelves. The collections include more than 37 million books and other print materials, 3.5 million recordings, 14 million photographs, 5.5 million maps, 7.1 million pieces of sheet music and 69 million manuscripts.
Fred Crumley of the Steilacoom Kiwanis Club recently resented a check for $100 to Colin Fannin, Counselor at Saltar’s Point Elementary School for the purchase of a rain barrel to be used with the Saltar’s Point garden project.