Browsing Month April, 2013

Discover the beauty of the Pacific Islands

By at April 30, 2013 | 5:44 pm | 3 Comments

Discover the beauty of the Pacific Islands cultural event will take place on Saturday, May 11, at 2 pm at the Tillicum Pierce County Library located at 14916 Washington Ave. S.W. Lakewood 98498. Jackie Lesage, organizer of the event, explained: “The event primarily focuses on exposing various cultures within the Pacific Islands highlighting the following three

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May the 4th be with you…celebrate your love of Star Wars!

By at April 29, 2013 | 1:55 pm | 2 Comments

Saturday, May 4, from 3 pm to 4:30 pm, the Summit Pierce County library located at 5107 112th St. E. Tacoma, WA 98446 will have their first annual Star Wars event. The event is for all ages, and costumes are encouraged, but not required. No registration is required and the event is free. Kit Thompson, content writer for Pierce County Library System, explained:

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Museum of Glass Offers Glass Connoisseurship Certificate Program

By at April 24, 2013 | 6:36 pm | 0 Comment

Tacoma, Wash. — Museum of Glass will offer the first ever Glass Connoisseurship Certificate Program in partnership with University of Washington Tacoma from Wednesday, May 16 through Sunday, May 19. In conjunction with the new exhibition Links: Australian Glass and the Pacific Northwest, this unique opportunity will allow participants an immersive experience in the

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A Lego event for the young and the teens!

By at April 22, 2013 | 7:00 pm | 2 Comments

Tuesday, June 18 through July 23, from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm, and Tuesday, July 30 through September 3, 2013 from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Bricks 4 Kidz will take place at the Chambers Creek Regional Park in the Environmental Services Building located at 9850 64th St. W. University Place, WA 98467. Chad Harvell, Pierce County Parks and Recreation Coordinator, explained Bricks 4

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Kourageous Kids Storybooks Fundraiser a success!

By at April 19, 2013 | 1:45 pm | 2 Comments

Kourageous Kids Storybooks had their fundraiser at Chalet Bowl in Tacoma from 7 pm to 9 pm this past Saturday, April 13, 2013. It was $25 per person to attend the event, which included bowling, a pizza, salad, and soda dinner, as well as money going to a good cause. Kourageous Kids Storybooks is an organization that creates tailor-made storybooks for children fighting

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Meet 2013 American Honey Princess at the Spring Fair in Puyallup

By at April 18, 2013 | 2:30 pm | 8 Comments

Emily Campbell is not your average 20 year old college woman. She can be described as “ambitious, organized, and quirky.” She keeps three bee hives on her property. As the current American Honey Princess, she travels around the United States to represent the honey and bee keeping industry. Emily explains: “Bee keeping is a very niche industry whereas the public

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