Submitted by Carol Neufeld Stout You are invited to a “Valentine Tea” at Historic Fort Steilacoom on February 11, 2017 at 2 p.m. in Quarters 2. Come at 1:45 to see the Fancy Fair items for bidding. Refreshments will be served. Reenactors will entertain telling about their lives in the past. Wear historic clothes of […]
Submitted by League of Women Voters, AAUW, NAACP & RAD What is civility in public discourse? Is it important? Why is it important? Who is responsible for assuring that our public discourse is civil? How can the public communicate with people of opposing viewpoints in these intense times? What is civil disobedience and how does […]
Citizens of University Place were able to find out more about 13 community agencies, as well as sign up to volunteer, at the Jan. 19, 2017 Volunteer Fair. Representatives from various U.P. Community groups were on hand to provide information about ongoing and one-time volunteer opportunities throughout the year.
TACOMA, Wash. – In a short and transformative period, Ludwig van Beethoven composed nine sonatas for piano and violin—then a decade later, he wrote one more. For many musicians and critics, these 10 sonatas are the most important body of work ever created for piano and violin. Among those sharing that view is Tanya Stambuk, […]
Submitted by Lee McDonald The DuPont Historical Society’s 2017 Cherry Blossom Tea and Vintage Fashion Show will be held Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 1-3pm at Chloe Clark School. Tea Tickets: $18 each or $15 each for a table of 10 to 12. At your Service! Celebrating 100 year Anniversaries of Fort Lewis and the First Church […]
Author Donna Seebo and illustrator Carol Ann Johnson share their experience with self-publishing children’s books, 2-3:30 p.m. on Jan. 28 at Lakewood Pierce County Library, 6300 Wildaire Road S.W. 98499 • 253-548-3302. The two recently published “The Magic Hat.” Seebo and Johnson offer words of wisdom to those who consider self-publishing. The free event is […]
This year, the City of Lakewood is inviting daughters on the frontier to the annual Father Daughter Dance to shake up Lakewood. There will be a dance floor with music from a professional DJ, along with refreshments and snacks for all ages. The dance is western-themed and everyone is invited to dress in the spirit of […]
TACOMA, Wash. – Animals throughout Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium will receive Valentine’s-inspired treats during a special Love at the Zoo event, Feb. 11 and 12. It’s a perfect weekend to make a date with family – or a sweetheart – and come see how much love for nature is in the air.
LakewoodGrace, a new ministry of The Little Church on the Prairie, will hold its third monthly service this Sun., Jan. 22, 4:44 p.m. at Harrison Preparatory School in Lakewood. The service will be held in the general gathering area at the school located on the corner of Lakewood Dr. and Steilacoom Blvd. For more information, […]
If you live in the greater Tacoma area and like to eat crab (chicken is an alternate meal choice), dance to a fabulous rock band, splurge on fabulous desserts, then plan on attending the Lakewood First Lions Club’s fourth annual Crab Feed at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Clover Park Technical College’s […]