Auditions were recently held at Dance Theatre Northwest for DTNW’s Junior and Advanced Junior Dance Ensemble. Congratulations to our newest members Emma Young, Nadia Niva, and Fancy Williamson. With auditions consisting of classical ballet barre, center and Pointe work, dancers who auditioned won roles in upcoming holiday and 2014-2015 season community outreach performances. [Read more...]
It’s a fall carnival. It’s a costume party. It’s a celebration of wildlife and things that go hoot and howl in the night.
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park’s premier fall event, Hoot ‘n’ Howl, is scheduled this weekend. And it comes packed with fun for everyone.
The Friends of the Lakewood Libraries Public Book Sale will take place Friday, October 24 and Saturday, October 25 (10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.). Books are shelved, categorized and re-stocked.
Nena Curley has been promoted from the position of production manager for the Lakewood Institute of Theatre to the full time position as production manager for the Lakewood Playhouse.
A native of Tacoma, Nena has a long history with the Lakewood Playhouse. She started as an actress in both its Youth Theatre Program and Main Stage. She also found her calling in stage management through both of those venues. She took her many years of volunteering at both the Playhouse and Tacoma Little Theatre and applied them to her studies at the College of Idaho, where she received her BFA in theatre. [Read more...]
The Friends of Lakewood Libraries will host a Members-Only Presale on Tuesday, October 21 (5:30-8 p.m.). Check-in begins at 3 p.m. Silent auction items will be available. No limits at this sale. Refreshments will be served. Books are shelved, categorized and re-stocked. [Read more...]
Get “In the Mix” as Kim Shuckhart Gunns brings her bombastic style to the White Dove Gallery as an antidote to dreary days and a celebration of the end of 2014. [Read more...]
Get “In the Mix” as Kim Shuckhart Gunns brings her bombastic style to the White Dove Gallery (5934 88th St SW, Lakewood) as an antidote to dreary days and a celebration of the end of 2014. Bright colors and strong strokes of the brush are incorporated into Kim’s paintings – but she offers more than just wall art, a welcome way to solving holiday dilemmas. The show continues through January 14, 2014.
The Art + Science Salon series will hold its next evening at the Tacoma Art Museum on Thursday, Oct. 16— for presentations and a conversation titled Analog-Tech.
The event is 6–8 p.m., with talks from 6:30–7:30 p.m., and time to mingle before and after. It is free and open to everyone. The presenters: [Read more...]
Friends of Lakewood Libraries Book Sale – Member Appreciation Night will be held on Thursday, October 16 (5:30-7:30 p.m.) Members may check in beginning at 4 p.m. but early check-in is not necessary. If you are not yet a FRIENDS member, join and receive an attractive tote bag. At this sale only, there is a limit of 25 items per member. No boxes, carts, large containers or scanners, please. Refreshments will be served. Books are shelved, categorized and re-stocked. [Read more...]
A book signing event scheduled for Oct. 15 at Starbucks on Main St. in Lakewood has been re-designated as a book preview and advanced sale event. Due to seriously congested conditions at the Los Angeles docks the shipment of books by Lakewood artist Ed Kane has been delayed until later in October.