The May 2016 programs for partners in education at the Tacoma Nature Center and Tahoma Audubon are available.
Enjoy a great day visiting outdoor sculptures and the Farmer’s Market on a field trip co-sponsored by UP for Arts and the City of University Place Recreation Department. Join us on Saturday, May 14 when we depart from the front of the UP Civic/Library Building at 9am headed for the Puyallup Farmer’s Market.
By Betsy Tainer, University Place With 65.59% on the initial count, we don’t need to wait for the election to be validated. It simply won’t change THAT MUCH. UP Metro Park District has failed.
By Cassandra de Kanter Join us on Friday evening, April 29, for our annual Classic Movie Night. Formerly known as Silent Movie Night, we have an exciting classic talkie this year – “The Maltese Falcon” starring Humphrey Bogart. Showtime is 7:00 and the price is only two bits. There will be free popcorn.
By Jay Mosser On Saturday, April 30, 2016, five organizations will come together for the third annual “Celebrate Community” dinner at Curtis Junior High from 5:30-7:30 pm. The City of University Place, Peace Out, University Place School District & it’s PTSA groups, Boy Scout Troup #248, and Tacoma Narrows Rotary will present awards and scholarships, […]
Marilyn Ponti, Director of Financial Aid Services at Whitman College will talk to families about the college financial aid process on Thursday, April 28 at Annie Wright Schools’ Great Hall from 7:00-8:30 pm. This free event is highly recommended for parents of current middle or high school students (from any school). Learn more at http://www.aw.org/Page/Community/Speaker-Series […]
Following are a few highlights from the 2015 Annual Report for West Pierce Fire & Rescue. Some highlights of 2015 include:
Peer Support Advocate/Chaplain Rich Carbone was recognized for his 40 years of service in the chaplaincy arena by the Tacoma-Pierce County Chaplaincy at their annual luncheon last Friday.
It’s not uncommon to hear of someone needing an organ donation of sorts, but this story is a bit of the exception. In November 2013, West Pierce Firefighter/Paramedic Jo Kummerle’s mother was in need of a kidney donation and the search began for a donor. Unfortunately, there wasn’t a match among family or friends that […]
By Fred Crumley Susan Greer, Principal of Anderson Island Elementary School was very happy to receive two checks from the Steilacoom Kiwanis Club.