Dance Theatre Northwest’s Nutcracker was designed to offer a warm and inviting community feeling and generous holiday spirit. The company wanted it to be both an excellent first-time dance experience and also one that is different and fresh each year with lots of dynamic dance. The intention is for each audience member to somehow be […]
What a delightful surprise this past Sunday (Dec. 4) to listen to a Lakewood resident on NPR (National Public Radio–KNKX) correctly solve the questions. Lakewood writer Val Dumond, author of many books, including a Lakewood history, was the winner of the previous week’s puzzle. NY Times Puzzle master Will Shortz challenged Val to unscramble names […]
Submitted by Paul Nimmo We may be experiencing our first cold snap, but we are already preparing for the return of Baseball. The 2017 Season will usher in spring with registration beginning soon for returning players December 7, with full registration beginning January 2.
Five-year-old Emery Bower had a tough time containing her enthusiasm on Dec. 2. By 3:35 p.m. that afternoon, the Cherrydale kindergartner, daughter of Peter and Amanda Bower, could barely wait until 6 p.m.
Submitted by Susanne Bacon Are you in the right Christmas mood already? Or do you need a little boost? Whether you are or you do, the Holiday Store at the Steilacoom Historical Museum (1801 Rainier Street) will help you to enjoy the start of the Season even more with beautiful, nostalgic decoration items and gorgeous […]
Submitted by Howard Lee Looking for a great stocking stuffer? Long time historian, author, and resident Arne Handeland wrote a book, Images of America University Place. It’s a must purchase for anyone interested in the history of University Place, Wash. and the region.
There are 9,525 kids on free and reduced lunch in Clover Park School District, this does not include our kids in Steilacoom and University Place. Caring for Kids works every day to provide coats, shoes, clothes, emergency food, school supplies, hygiene products, air beds, blankets, pillows, $5 McDonalds Gift Cards for homeless families and kids, […]
Start the holiday celebrations with a great photo of your favorite furry (or not!) friend and Santa during the annual Santa Paws Pet Photos on Sunday, December 4, from 10 am to 1pm in the UP Civic/Library Atrium located at 3609 Market Place (36th and Bridgeport) in University Place.
UNIVERSITY PLACE – The All Community Thanksgiving Dinner is set for Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 24 from Noon-2 pm) at U.P. Primary School Cafeteria (2708 Grandview Drive West). Reservations would be helpful. Please RSVP to Nicole Jovich-Johnson at 206-240-7173. Seating and food is limited.
UNIVERSITY PLACE – The All Community Thanksgiving Dinner will take place on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 24 from Noon-2 pm) at U.P. Primary School Cafeteria (2708 Grandview Drive West). Reservations would be helpful. Please RSVP to Nicole Jovich-Johnson at 206-240-7173. Seating and food is limited.