Keepers of the Faith at Lake City Community Church

By Evelyn Twomey

Gospel singers and recording artists, Keepers of the Faith, will be singing at Lake City Community Church (8810 Lawndale Ave SW, Lakewood) on September 7, 2014 at 5 PM. These men of God travel around North America telling their story of redemption. At one time they did a prison ministry. In one day 200 inmates gave their lives to Jesus. The people of our community, especially our young men, will benefit from their music and testimonies. Questions? Call 253-582-8040. The nursery will be available with free day care for kids 5 years and younger.

RallyPoint/6 Grand Opening, Sept. 3 at noon

LAKEWOOD, Wash. – Pierce County and the South Sound enjoy a special relationship with military services members and their families. RallyPoint/6 opens the state’s largest private connector and integrator resource center.

The nonprofit organization – which supports transitioning service members, National Guard and Reservists, veterans and military families – is now operating in the heart of Lakewood, a city whose identity and culture is intertwined with Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Camp Murray, the American Lake Veterans Hospital and Pierce County which has one of the largest concentrated veteran populations in the U.S. at more than 90,000. [Read more...]

Forever Fuchsias at Lakewold Gardens, Sept. 6, 7

Lakewood, Wash. – In honor of Lakewold’s 25th anniversary, Northwest Fuchsia Society presents Forever Fuchsias at Lakewold Gardens. Open to the public from 10am to 4pm this coming September 6th and 7th, visitors can enjoy fuchsia displays by 7 different clubs. Along with these colorful exhibits society members will be on hand to answer questions. Event highlights include: [Read more...]

Working Class Theatre NW presents ‘The School for Lies’

Tacoma, Wash.In its first fully produced production, Tacoma nonprofit theater Working Class Theater Northwest presents contemporary playwright David Ives’s farce The School for Lies for three weeks this September. Performances begin with a pay-what-you-can preview on September 11, and continue on September 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, and 27. All shows start at 8:00 p.m. Tickets may be purchased in advance through Brown Paper Tickets or at the door for $10 or $12. Discounts are available for students, seniors, military members, and members of a union. Show your ID at the door or use the code SchoolSpecial14 when purchasing tickets online. [Read more...]