Browsing Month June, 2012

Tacoma Film Festival

By at June 26, 2012 | 2:39 pm | 2 Comments

According to Emily Alm, director of the Tacoma Film Festival, the Tacoma Film Festival was chosen by Movie Maker Magazine as one of the “25 Film Festivals worth the Entry Fee”. The Tacoma Film Festival serves to celebrate current independent film from around the globe. It shares films with audiences that won’t likely have the opportunity to see again. The Tacoma

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Huskies against Hunger is looking for volunteers to assist with the St. Leo Food Connection Summer Meals program

By at June 25, 2012 | 2:16 pm | 1 Comments

Huskies against Hunger, a group of UW Tacoma alumni and student volunteers, are looking for volunteers to assist with the St. Leo Food Connection Summer Meals program during the week of July 2nd through July 6th, but not July 4th. Volunteers will help make sandwiches and prepare snacks in sack lunches for children that are age 18 and younger that are in Tacoma and

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Museum of Glass 10th Anniversary Exhibition Showcases Recent Works by Lino Tagliapietra

By at June 21, 2012 | 2:19 pm | 0 Comment

Museum of Glass marks its 10th Anniversary with a new exhibition featuring the work of esteemed artist Lino Tagliapietra. Maestro: Recent Works by Lino Tagliapietra showcases 65 glass masterpieces created during the past decade (2002-2012). The exhibition opens Saturday, July 14, amidst the anniversary celebration weekend. Tagliapietra is known

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Rhubarb Days

By at June 20, 2012 | 2:42 pm | 0 Comment

Friday, July 13 and Saturday, July 14 Rhubarb Days will be taking place in historic downtown Sumner. Stores in downtown Sumner will have specials and some will have in-store events. The Sumner Downtown Association will have historical and agricultural tours, both guided and self-guided, in and around Sumner. There will be window displays on Main Street explaining the

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Kent Cornucopia Days

By at June 19, 2012 | 2:38 pm | 0 Comment

Kent Cornucopia Days is South King County’s largest Family Festival. The Kent Cornucopia Days is a community service project of the Kent Lions Foundation and is completely run by volunteers who insure that the event benefits over 250 charitable organizations. Kent Cornucopia Days takes place Friday, July 12 through Sunday July 14. Directions for the different parts of

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Emerald Queen Casino’s Taste of Tacoma

By at June 18, 2012 | 1:37 pm | 2 Comments

The Emerald Queen Casino's Taste of Tacoma, a well known outdoor food festival with live entertainment will take place Friday, June 29, 2012 through Sunday, July 1, 2012 at Point Defiance Park in Tacoma. According to the Emerald Queen Casino's Taste of Tacoma website, the event is the “Ultimate Family Picnic” with 29 restaurant booths and over 20 food product

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