Submitted by Alice Dionne Only a few weeks left to register for the Pierce County Master Gardener’s 3rd Annual Summer Workshop – From the Ground and Up – featuring several speakers and topics on gardening.
The City of University Place 17th Annual Duck Daze parade and festivities will take place on June 3 beginning at 10 a.m. The parade will start at the corner of 27th Street and Bridgeport Way and proceed south to 37th Street before ending at Market Square.
Submitted by James Leet, Lakewood’s Choice It’s time to celebrate. Why? Lakewood’s CHOICE prevention coalition has been busy. With what? This Wednesday, we’ll finally get to show you why we’ve been so busy. We’re excited to unveil our new Strategic Plan.
Come learn about Ramadan and celebrate the nightly iftar (“breaking of the fast”) with your Muslim neighbors and friends. This is a free event (dinner graciously provided by Pacifica Institute) but registration is required. Associated Ministries is proud to partner with the Pacifica Institute and the University of Puget Sound to bring you this interfaith […]
Tacoma, Wash. – Did you know that many of Tacoma’s downtown buildings previously were much taller, and have had several upper floors removed? Can you spot them? Join Downtown On the Go and Tacoma Historical Society’s Deb Freedman in a guided walk on Wednesday, June 7 from 12 – 1 p.m. remembering the historic hotels […]
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will honor the memory of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the defense of the United States with a Memorial Day ceremony Monday, May 29, at 11:30 a.m. at the base’ Camp Lewis Cemetery.
Summer is just around the bend and adventure and exploration awaits at Eco Explorers Adventure Camp. The three-week long camp encourages kids to discover the landscapes of Pierce County through exploration, adventure, and creative play.
On Monday, May 29th, the City of DuPont will honor Medal of Honor Recipient Master Sergeant (MSG) Wilburn K Ross (Retired) at a ceremony at 1500 Ross Loop in DuPont at 12:00 pm. MSG Ross earned the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at risk of life above and beyond the call of […]
Submitted by Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center Tacoma, WA: Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center in Tacoma, WA will present a day course titled, Connecting with Our Dream-Like Self & Letting go of Problems; A Meditation Workshop, Sunday, June 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Submitted by Don Doman 148 years after the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, the state of California officially recognized the efforts of the 12,000 Chinese who helped built it. Those workers followed the 40,000 Chinese who came to America during the “Gold Rush” days of the 1840s and 50s.