Browsing Month December, 2013

No Sun Fun Run: 1 mile and 5K

By at December 31, 2013 | 6:32 pm | 0 Comment

Are you looking for some activity to kick off your New Year’s resolutions? How about the No Sun Fun Run? It’s a 5K and 1 mile fun run that will be held on Saturday, January 11, 10am, at the Nathan Chapman Memorial Trail in Puyallup. Registration and check in begins at 7:30 am at the Heritage Recreation Center located at 9010 128th Street East in South Hill (next to

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3rd annual Noon Year’s Eve Dance Party

By at December 30, 2013 | 9:55 pm | 0 Comment

If midnight is too late for your little ones, come celebrate New Year’s Eve at Noon.  This party will be Tuesday, December 31, from 11:15 am to 12:00 pm, in the Olympia Room of the Tacoma Public Library. This is a free event that will be a countdown to the new year at this kid-friendly event featuring music by Nancy Stewart. Nancy Stewart is a musician who has won

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Ring in the New Year in February with the Asia Pacific Cultural Center

By at December 19, 2013 | 10:28 pm | 0 Comment

If you feel like your New Year is off to a bad start, start the New Year in February! Saturday, February 15, at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall, the Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) will have its New Year celebration. Doors will open at 10:30 am, program begins at 11 am. Faaluaina Pritchard, executive director for the APCC told us some of the history on this event

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Christmas Eve Service at Stadium High School With New Community Church

By at December 17, 2013 | 4:49 pm | 1 Comments

“To me, there is no greater mystery than the incarnation of Jesus. The fact the Jesus left heaven to enter into our messed up world is mind boggling. This is what makes Christmas so amazing. Our hope is to take an hour out of the hustle and bustle to stop and remember this profound, life quaking mystery.” This is the tone that Pastor Bo Noonan, lead pastor at New

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“Love Letter,”Movie of the Month at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center

By at December 11, 2013 | 10:15 pm | 0 Comment

December’s movie of the month, at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center in Tacoma, is called “Love Letter.”  In the storyline of the movie, Hiroko Watanabe who loses her finance, Itsuki Fujii in a mountain climbing accident. On the day of his memorial ceremony, two years after his death, Hiroko looks through his high-school yearbook at his parents' house. Hiroko records

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Puppets, Please

By at December 10, 2013 | 3:14 pm | 0 Comment

Puppets Please is a marionette show done by mother-daughter team, Shirley and Terry McManus. Shirley and Terry create all of the puppets, storylines and music for their show.  Audience members will watch and listen, as the holiday themed puppets dance to the music, and are invited to interact with the show. Naomi Smith, youth services librarian for the

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