Browsing Month July, 2013

The Ruston Family Fair: Good, Old-Fashioned, Rag-Tag Fun

By at July 29, 2013 | 10:57 am | 0 Comment

If you are looking for a fun, family event, or a throw-back to a simpler time, the Ruston Family Fair is your ticket. Things like a car show, face painting, and fun games for kids, and the young at heart, are on the schedule, as well as a delicious baking contest. Entries will be sold to the public, so everyone can have a taste of home-baked treats. Karen Pickett,

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Get a Taste of the Philippines

By at July 26, 2013 | 8:57 pm | 2 Comments

The Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) is hosting a Taste of Asia event this Saturday, August 3, focusing on the Philippines. Learn how to prepare and cook Filipino food, and taste your efforts. As part of the Asia Pacific Cultural Center’s mission of bridging communities through culture and education, the APCC brings the very diverse culture to people, and food is

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Museum of Glass Announces: Fuel Their Fire 2013

By at July 25, 2013 | 9:11 pm | 0 Comment

Online Auction to Support Visiting Artist Residencies Tacoma, Wash. — Staring Friday, July 19 through Monday, August 5, Museum of Glass will be holding the second annual Fuel Their Fire online auction in support of the Museum’s Visiting Artist Program. Bidders have the unique opportunity to sponsor an artist for a five-day residency in the Hot Shop. Bidding takes

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7th annual Woofstock

By at July 24, 2013 | 7:29 pm | 6 Comments

[caption id="attachment_9366" align="alignleft" width="217" caption="James Reuter Photographer"][/caption] Are you looking to add a furry friend or companion to your household? The 7th annual Woofstock event might be just what you are looking for! On Saturday, August 3, 100 animals could find new homes. One might be just right for you. This event brings adoptable

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Summer Camp at the Asia-Pacific Cultural Center

By at July 22, 2013 | 9:08 pm | 3 Comments

Now that parents and school children have been immersing themselves in summer break, it’s a great time for kids to spend some of their free time to learn more about the diverse world we live in! The Asia Pacific Cultural Summer Camp is a chance for kids to learn about the cultures of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Over the 3 - 5 day sessions, kids will learn about 15

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The Great American Picnic: This Saturday, and You’re invited!

By at July 19, 2013 | 8:49 pm | 1 Comments

This Saturday, July 20, you are invited to the Great American Picnic. Grab a partner for the 3-legged race, join in on the Tug of War, enter in the pie-eating contest, and see the Daffodil Queen! Pack a picnic, and support a great cause, our veterans. Carmen Palmer, communications director for the city of Sumner, explained how the event came about, “There was an

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