Harlock Place Park to be dedicated May 30

By Sally Jacky Davidson, Harlock Place Park Stewardship Committee Chair

You are invited Saturday, May 30, at 11 am to the dedication of Harlock Place Park. It is a town of Steilacoom one-half acre pocket park, at Galloway Street and Cincinnati Street. The park is a small portion of the last remaining forest, habitat corridor, and open space in Bill’s Addition neighborhood that was saved in perpetuity for the benefit of the citizens now and in the future. The surrounding forest is scheduled to be cleared on which up to 30 houses are proposed to be built. [Read more…]

Chambers Bay author Blaine Newnham at University Place Library

At 7 p.m. on May 27 at University Place Library author and sports writer Blaine Newnham will talk about and sign his new book, America’s St. Andrews: Chambers Bay. No tickets required. Books will be available for purchase at the event. People may also reserve a copy of the book in the catalog or if buying, consider using Amazon Smile where a portion of the proceeds will benefit Pierce County Library Foundation (choose the foundation when setting up an account). University Place Library is located at 3609 Market Place W., Suite 100, University Place, WA 98466. [Read more…]