Browsing Month October, 2012

The Third Annual Pista Pilipino

By at October 17, 2012 | 1:44 pm | 3 Comments

Saturday, October 27, 2012 from 10 am to 8 pm the third annual Pista Pilipino event will take place at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center located at 4851 South Tacoma Way Tacoma, WA 98409. Admission to the event is free. The event will feature top local Filipino performers; Filipinized Zumba will take place by the P.A.Y.O. (Filipino American Youth Organization), a

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The Liberty Theater in Puyallup and it’s Upcoming Events

By at October 16, 2012 | 4:20 pm | 7 Comments

Gallucci’s Catering is now exclusive to the Liberty Theater in Puyallup as well as the Olson Mansion in Maple Valley. Ronald Gallucci, owner of Gallucci’s catering explained the history of his business, “In April 10, 2012 Gallucci’s Catering and the Liberty Theater partnered up. We started Gallucci’s Catering in 1986. It originally started as a deli and became

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Kismet Kechijian: A local professional

By at October 11, 2012 | 3:04 pm | 3 Comments

Kismet Kechijian, a photographer, missionary, and entrepreneur, has been a photographer since 1960/1961, using an old folding bellows pocket camera. When asked what led him to his current career path, Kismet replied, “My first roll of black and white film and an amateur film processing kit I was mesmerized by the process and still am today. I chose photography going

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Maestro Lino Tagliapietra Returns to the Museum of Glass Hot Shop

By at October 10, 2012 | 5:58 pm | 0 Comment

Italian glass maestro Lino Tagliapietra and his glassblowing team return to the Museum of Glass Hot Shop for a five-day residency, October 10 – 14, 2012.  Tagliapietra will make some of his most challenging and exquisite series that demonstrate his masterful glassmaking techniques.  Maestro: Recent Works by Lino Tagliapietra, the Museum’s tenth

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Pierce Transit Proposition 1

By at October 9, 2012 | 2:54 pm | 3 Comments

According to Tacoma Weekly, Pierce Transit has a ballot measure for the November 6, 2012 election. Proposition 1 asks voters within Pierce Transit’s service area to authorize a three-tenths of one percent sales tax increase. Proposition 1’s goal is about maintaining reliable transportation service for seniors, people with disabilities, students, and

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Fall at the Kitsap Mall with famous author, Debbie Macomber

By at October 8, 2012 | 2:36 pm | 3 Comments

“Fall at the Mall” is a series of library programs that are put on at the Kitsap Mall’s retail space. It is currently in its second year of the program. Jeff Brody, director of community relations at the Kitsap Regional Library, commented: “We have taken possession of a temporary space at the mall and put up signs and library materials. Each Saturday, at 1 pm, we

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