Associated Ministries announcement. TACOMA – In this time of celebration, hope, and continuing resilience in our antiracist actions, we gather to honor the visionary life and work of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., especially his radical call for peace and justice for ALL people. On Sunday, January 16, 2022, The Conversation will once again […]
Pierce County social media post. We’re looking for volunteers to help with the Pierce County Homeless Point-In-Time (PIT) count. During the count, volunteers will survey people experiencing homelessness in our community. Sign-up to be a volunteer or learn more about the PIT count: PierceCountyWa.Gov/PIT.
Submitted by Dave Zink. Our Garry Oak trees are a keystone species here in the South Sound area. We’re losing these trees at an alarming rate. Significant, large, mature oak trees are being cut down, many of which are hundreds of years old: destroyed indiscriminately in the name of so-called “development”. Due to our changing […]
Submitted by Sunset Bible Church. It hurts to lose someone. Find help at GriefShare. GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Find a GriefShare support group or event near you at www.griefshare.org. […]
Office of Jani Hitchen, Pierce County Council, District 6 announcement. There are many moving pieces contributing to climate change, including our food system. Pierce County is hosting a Winter Sustainable Solutions Series with a focus on “Food and Our Changing Climate”. The county is offering two FREE virtual classes and they are appropriate for all ages. They are […]
Tacoma Public Library announcement. TACOMA, WASH.—Tacoma Public Library (TPL) and BERK Consulting invite the community to provide input and ideas about the future of library services on Hilltop and the Eastside at four upcoming Library Visioning Workshops: Saturday, Jan. 22 at 11 a.m.: Virtual Library Visioning Workshop Saturday, Jan. 29 at 11 a.m.: Library Visioning Workshop for […]
Submitted by Dance Theatre Northwest. Dance Theatre Northwest is offering live dance classes and a variety of fun and fitness beginning January 4, 2022. Students from beginner level to advanced ranging from age 4 through adult can participate in classical ballet, Pointe, partnering, Broadway style jazz, musical theatre, dance exercise and tap dance. Classes take […]
Make 2022 the year your book finally gets to the hands of the folks who have been waiting for it. The Book Doctors will meet – via Zoom – on Thursday, January 6 at 2 pm. Topic: My book is different from all of the others. What to do when the book you’re creating doesn’t […]
Submitted by Christopher Nicholas. In March of 2021 as the Covid-19 global pandemic raged, the Oakland-based hip-hop orchestra Ensemble Mik Nawooj (EMN) released a critically acclaimed new album, Death Become Life (stream it here). In celebration of the album release, EMN then participated in their first Edinburgh Fringe Festival virtual performance at Online@theSpaceUK, one of […]
Tacoma Historical Society announcement. Please join Tacoma Historical Society (Jan. 10, 2022 at 7 pm) for our January 2022 virtual meeting, as Kim Davenport interviews Pretty Gritty Tours founder Chris Staudinger about some of his favorite stories from Tacoma history. Founded in 2016, Pretty Gritty Tours has offered an impressive array of both in-person and […]
Submitted by Classical Tuesdays in Old Town. Welcome 2022! Celebrate our Youth! Tuesday, January 112 at 7:00pm join us at Slavonian Hall in Old Town Tacoma! (Concert will be recorded and uploaded to YouTube and Facebook for virtual viewing at a later date) An evening of Chamber Ensembles by members of Tacoma Youth Symphony. See the Classical Tuesdays website for more. […]
The Steilacoom Town Council will hold a Regular Meeting on January 4, 2022 (6:30 PM). Access the agenda and access instructions here.