Browsing Month August, 2013

Veteran’s Appreciation Day at Cheney Stadium

By at August 28, 2013 | 11:29 pm | 9 Comments

Saturday, August 31st is Veteran’s Appreciation Day at Cheney Stadium. The Tacoma Rainiers honor veterans and wounded warriors, with events throughout the day. From 11 am to 1 pm is the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball team against the JBLM Softball team in the stadium. From 1 pm to 6 pm is the Operation Welcome Home Event in the outfield parking lot. There will

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Washington State Dahlia Society

By at August 26, 2013 | 8:34 pm | 2 Comments

The Washington State Dahlia Society has been active for over a hundred years. The very earliest dahlia shows were held at Rhodes Department Store in Tacoma. Shows over the years have been held around Pierce County in other venues.  The most recent before the South Hill Mall were held at Freighthouse Square in Tacoma. The purpose of Dahlia Shows are to promote the

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What does your handwriting reveal about you?

By at August 21, 2013 | 8:52 pm | 2 Comments

For those who study graphology, they hope to be able to pick up certain identity and personality characteristics of a person from looking at things people have written. Also known as Handwriting Analysis, graphology has been a fascination to people for hundreds of years. Tuesday, August 27, at 7 pm there will be a Handwriting Analysis Program at the Puyallup

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Calling all singers: South Sound Classical Choir Seeks New Members

By at August 19, 2013 | 8:45 pm | 11 Comments

The South Sound Classical Choir is seeking new members. The choir meets Monday nights from 7 pm to 9 pm at Aylen Junior High School in Puyallup. Rehearsals start on September 9, for the season. David LaBerge, director of the South Sound Classical Choir, described the choir as, “A group of people who sing for the love of sound and personal nourishment it gives them, and

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H-Mart Korean Grocery Tour with the Asia-Pacific Cultural Center

By at August 16, 2013 | 9:08 pm | 1 Comments

The H-Mart Korean Grocery offered a tour this morning, through the Asia-Pacific Cultural Center. Participants on this tour were also given the options of tours ant adjacent businesses, the Shin Shin Korean Department Store, and to have lunch at the Palace Korean BBQ Restaurant, all in the same complex. Patsy Surh O'Connell, Founder/President of Asia Pacific Cultural

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5th annual Art and Wine Walk

By at August 15, 2013 | 9:05 pm | 0 Comment

Support the arts, and enjoy some great wines next Saturday, August 24, from 4 pm to 8 pm the Stadium Art and Wine Walk. Businesses will host artists and their work, wines from around the world, and delicious hors d'oeuvres. There are 31 participating businesses from the Stadium Historic District Business Association, as well as artists, craftsmen, and of course, wine.

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