TACOMA, Wash. – Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium has set aside two days, July 30 and 31, to highlight wild cats. The public is invited to learn about the conservation of these powerful mammals. The zoo’s Sumatran tigers will receive enrichment treats and clouded leopard cub triplets can be observed playing in their exercise yard.
By Jon Cox Lakes Class of ’66 Classmates. As you know, or as your 50th Class Reunion Committee hopes you know. Our 50th Class Reunion is rapidly approaching. The Lakes Class of 1966 50th Class Reunion is on Saturday night, September 10th, 2016 at the Emerald Queen Casino & Hotel in Fife, WA.
By Debby Abe Carrying on a decades-long tradition, the Tacoma Buddhist Temple will host its annual Bon Odori Japanese Folk Dance Festival on Saturday, July 30. The popular street fest features dancers in colorful kimonos and cotton yukatas performing communal dances in front of the temple. Everyone is welcome to participate. Just jump into the […]
This year’s Asian Film Fest will include a special “Saigon 67” photo exhibit and colorful ArtsFest display. The photo exhibit “Saigon 67” is by Lakewood resident Ed Kane who served as an Army Combat Photographer in Vietnam. Kane is the former publisher of the American Community Journal newspaper. He will also have copies of his […]
TACOMA– The Junior League of Tacoma (JLT) will host its Second Annual Wine & Stein fundraiser on Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 2 – 6 p.m. at Freight House Square (2501 E “D” St.,Tacoma). Proceeds from the event will support the League’s mission, trainings, and community partners. JLT is currently focused on alleviating youth experiencing […]
It’s all about the kids! Come one, come all to the 3rd Annual Kiwanis PARKING LOT SALE, July 23, 9:00 AM til 4:00 PM.
LAKEWOOD – Months before the tragic murders of police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge members Christ Lutheran Church connected with the Lakewood Police Department to coordinate a BBQ for Lakewood’s finest.
July 21, 2016 “Metro Parks Tacoma” – Hunter George, Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer (Kris – MC) The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. Upcoming topics are as follows:
Sounds of live music will fill the air at Meridian Habitat Park in Puyallup every Friday in July from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The free summer concerts will feature a variety of local and regional musical styles that appeal to music lovers of all ages and tastes.
TACOMA – The annual Pierce County Cancer Survivorship Conference will be held at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma on Wednesday, Aug. 10. The conference is free and open to all people affected by cancer as patients, family members and caregivers. The event is designed to allow survivors and caregivers to connect and learn […]