Browsing Month February, 2013

One-Off Limousine Fit for a Pope on Display at America’s Car Museum

By at February 28, 2013 | 2:56 pm | 1 Comments

Talk about a gift from the heavens: LeMay – America’s Car Museum (ACM) announced the surprise arrival of a 1964 Lincoln Continental limousine custom-made to protect Pope Paul VI and later used to shuttle Apollo astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Jim Lovell along ticker-tape parades in Chicago. The one-off limo is on loan to ACM from a prominent local

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Titlow Mud Run

By at February 27, 2013 | 3:03 pm | 11 Comments

On Sunday, March 24, at noon, Titlow Park in Tacoma will have their third annual 2-mile run/walk. Titlow Park is located at 8425 6th Ave, Tacoma, WA 98465. The walk/run is $15 per person for all ages and there are no discounts. Janet Bissell, Metro Parks Race Director, explained that the fun run/walk is used to support the Metro Parks Recreation scholarship fun to fund

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Pier Peer in Tacoma

By at February 26, 2013 | 2:35 pm | 1 Comments

Saturday, March 2, from 7:30 pm to 9 pm Pier Peer in Tacoma takes place at the Point Defiance Marina located at 5912 N. Waterfront Dr. Tacoma, WA 98407. Brianna Charbonnel, Education Specialist at the Tacoma nature center, explained: “The goal is to get people out to learn about the Puget Sound; as it’s an amazing part of the Sound. We all see it and we’re trying to

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Newsboys and Building 429 in Tacoma

By at February 25, 2013 | 3:23 pm | 0 Comment

According to the Tacoma News Tribune, Dove award-winning, Grammy-nominated Christian music super group, Newsboys, have announced their spring 2013 “God’s Not Dead Tour.” The tour also includes the following bands: Building 429,All Things New, and Campbell. This show will feature a more intimate venue for worship, with the full production of their normal arena

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Daisy Day at the Tacoma Nature Center

By at February 20, 2013 | 3:54 pm | 3 Comments

[caption id="attachment_8476" align="alignright" width="288" caption="Click to enlarge"][/caption] On Saturday, May 18 from 9:30a.m. to 12:00p.m. Daisy Day takes place at the Tacoma Nature Center which is located at 1919 S. Tyler St, Tacoma 98405. Margie Shea, Education Program Specialist at the Tacoma Nature Center, explained what Daisy Day is: “Daisy Day is a

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Cupcake War for Teens at the Puyallup Library

By at February 19, 2013 | 2:41 pm | 2 Comments

Wednesday, February 27, from 3p.m. to 5p.m., the Puyallup Library will have a Cupcake War event for teens (individuals aged 13 to early 20’s). Bonnie Svitavsky, Young Adult Librarian at the Puyallup Library, explained the event: “It is a competition where teens can decorate cupcakes. There are 3 categories to compete in. At the end of the event, there will be voting

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