Submitted by Dance Theatre Northwest On Sunday, January 22, 2016, Dance Theatre Northwest will be hosting the Joffrey Ballet School’s summer intensive auditions for dancers age 8 to 25. Registration begins at 11:30 AM at the DTNW studios at 2811 Bridgeport Way West #24, in University Place, WA, and the audition will begin at 12:30 […]
Submitted by Dance Theatre Northwest Joffrey Ballet Master Class with Ann Dillon – A Master Ballet Class will be conducted from 2:15-3:45PM. Register for the Master Ballet Class at Dance Theatre Northwest by phone (253)778-6534 or in person at 2811 Bridgeport Way West #24, University Place, WA 98466. Registration for teens/adults ages 10 and up […]
Submitted by Kathy Admire On January 13, UP for Arts donated a grand piano to the City of University Place, to be permanently located in the UP Civic/Library Atrium. The culmination of an extensive fundraising campaign, the Dedication Ceremony featured performances by pianists Austin Schend and JD Dorland.
Experienced dancers with classical training are needed for upcoming performances of Arts Are Education, Art Inspires Art, and other Community Arts Performances. Positions are open for Company members, Jr Dance Ensemble Members and Guest Performers.
Get a great start in the New Year! Meet new friends, participate in fun activities and invest in your community at the UP Volunteer Fair on Thursday, January 19, from 3pm to 7:30pm in the UP Civic/Library Atrium, located at 3609 Market Place (36th and Bridgeport) in University Place.
Submitted by National Wildlife Federation Are you interested in creating areas for wildlife? Do you want to do your part to keep Pierce County wild? Now is your chance to become a Habitat Steward. National Wildlife Federation and Tahoma Audubon Society are offering a specialized 24-hour training program to teach you how to help others […]
This year’s Caring for Kids Holiday Fair helped 683 families in need. We had 165+ volunteers to help us set-up on Friday night and assemble the baskets for the families on Saturday. Along with their gift basket, each family received a ham and potatoes. Our work did not end on Saturday as we continued to […]
The University Place City Council will hold a regular council meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 (6:30 P.M.) in the Town Hall Meeting Room (3715 Bridgeport Way West.) Access the agenda on the City’s website.
Submitted by Chas. Ames We no more than curbed ebola, then Zika came on a tourist visa. Jolly Old England voted to Brexit, then took the walk of shame the next day. Boy… we would never do something THAT stupid.
Submitted by Adam Dockstader The West Pierce Fire Fighters (WPFF) – Local 1488 in partnership with West Pierce Fire & Rescue (WPFR) have been busy this Christmas Season spreading holiday cheer and much needed support throughout the local communities.