Browsing Month August, 2012

Dale Chihuly and Team to Work in Museum of Glass Hot Shop for One Day Only, Sunday, September 23, 2012

By at August 31, 2012 | 5:10 pm | 0 Comment

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Museum of Glass and the Chihuly Bridge of Glass, Museum of Glass is pleased to welcome artist Dale Chihuly back to the Hot Shop for a special one-day appearance, Sunday, September 23, 2012. Chihuly was the first Visiting Artist to work in the Hot Shop in July, 2002 as part of the Museum’s grand opening weekend. Chihuly

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2nd Annual Fall Free for All Festival

By at August 28, 2012 | 7:09 pm | 0 Comment

Saturday, September 22, 2012 from noon to 11 pm and Sunday and September 23, 2012 from 1 pm to 9 pm the Fall Free for All Festival will take place at various Broadway Center venues. With pre-registration of a wristband online, http://www.broadwaycenter.org/season/showDetails you will have access to free events at the festival and discounts at participating restaurants.

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Retail Therapy Event

By at August 27, 2012 | 8:39 pm | 1 Comments

Retail Therapy is an event where people can shop in various districts of Tacoma and 20% of the proceeds from the retailers comes back to support the Broadway Center for Performing Arts. The artists that will be selling their pieces at the event will also donate 20% of their proceeds to the Humane Society. Artistic Plastic Surgery, Umpqua Bank, and London Couture are

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Museum of Glass Selects Joanna Sikes as Director of External Affairs

By at August 24, 2012 | 3:59 pm | 0 Comment

Museum of Glass announces the selection of Joanna Sikes for the position of director of external affairs.  In this role, Sikes joins the development and marketing team in building and fostering relationships with Museum constituents.  Prior to coming to MOG, Sikes worked for more than 20 years at Chihuly Studio in the roles of studio manager,

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Peace Out, Building Teen Philanthropists

By at August 22, 2012 | 1:31 pm | 11 Comments

Amber Mclean, student and program director for Peace Out, explained what Peace Out is, “It’s an 8-week after school program for teenagers where they pick something in the community that they are passionate about and we show them ways to attain that goal. For example, if someone in their family had cancer and they wanted to raise money for cancer we would show them

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Shake Your Shape a Walk/Run for Everyone

By at August 21, 2012 | 1:52 pm | 7 Comments

[caption id="attachment_7051" align="alignright" width="359" caption="Click the poster to enlarge"][/caption] The Shake your Shape walk/run will take place on Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 9 am at the west side of the park near J Street at Wright Park in Tacoma. 8 am registration will open and take place at the same location that the walk/run begins.

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