Upcoming Events

Community Walkability Grant

September 30, 2016 at 3:00 pm

If you are interested in your neighborhood being bikeable, your efforts may overlap with community walkability.
Tacoma Pierce County Health Department is now accepting applications for our Community Walkability Grant for 2016-2017. Funded applicants will plan and implement policy, systems and

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Simon Youth Foundation Seeks Local Applicants for Scholarship Program

January 30, 2017 at 12:00 am

Each year, Simon Youth Foundation awards Simon Youth Community Scholarships to high school seniors in every community across the country that is home to Simon, Mills, or Premium Outlets malls. The application period has begun and ends on March 1, 2017.Students can apply online by visiting

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Natural Daylight: Solatube Lighting & DIY Install Demo

February 4, 2017 at 10:30 am

Does your home lack opportunities for natural lighting? Are you tired of living in the dark? If so, come check out this workshop on natural daylighting systems, including a DIY installation demonstration by experts with 22 years of experience in the field. Learn how to brighten up your space while

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Free Workshop: Organic Fruit Tree Selection & Care

February 11, 2017 at 10:30 am

Join experts from GardenSphere at this free workshop where you will learn tips and resources on how to select, plant, and grow organic fruit trees on your property. Topics will include:-Basic fruit tree knowledge and terminology-Selecting fruit trees for our South Puget Sound climate-General care

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Free Workshop: Early Gardens—Berries, Root Stock, Raised Beds

February 18, 2017 at 10:30 am

Join CSA gardener Sass Ruthven to learn more about food plant choices, growing tips, and reliable garden resources for summer gardens. Topics will include:-Raised beds and trellising: Advantages, preparation, and maintenance-Herbs that pack a punch of flavor for cooking, freezing, and drying-Early

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Free Workshop: Pruning & Care—Fruit Trees & Berry Bushes

February 18, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Learn how to prune and care for fruit trees and berry bushes to prevent costly errors and produce crops as nature intended!Topics include:-When and why to prune fruit trees-Structural pruning on young fruit trees-Plant care, health, and aesthetics-How to choose the right tool for the jobThis

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Free Workshop: Pruning & Care of Landscape Trees

February 25, 2017 at 10:30 am

At this free workshop you will learn how to “prune like a pro” and prevent costly errors, defects, high maintenance, and unsightly urban trees. Focus is on landscape trees.Topics will include:-Common pruning mistakes-When and why to prune-Structural pruning on young trees-what and why?-Plant health

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Meeting of the Bike Minds

February 28, 2017 at 5:45 pm

In preparation for the 10th annual Tacoma-Pierce County Bike Month this May, the City of Tacoma’s new Active Transportation Coordinator is hosting a Meeting of the Bike Minds! Bike Month as you know it would not exist without the biking community’s events, rides, and activities. Please join us

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The Nasty Habits

March 3, 2017 at 9:00 pm

The Nasty Habits is a mostly 80’s dance band covering genres ranging from synthpop to punk. All of the songs we play carry familiar dance energy, structures and details and are meant to keep people dancing all night. We play at bars, casinos, outdoor events, and more and if you’ve been to one of

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The Nasty Habits

March 3, 2017 at 9:00 pm

The Nasty Habits is a mostly 80’s dance band covering genres ranging from synthpop to punk. All of the songs we play carry familiar dance energy, structures and details and are meant to keep people dancing all night. We play at bars, casinos, outdoor events, and more and if you’ve been to one of

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10th Anniversary South Sound Sustainability Expo

March 4, 2017 at 10:00 am

10th Anniversary South Sound Sustainability Expo - Saturday March 4, 2017 from 10AM - 3PM at the Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center and Tollefson Plaza. Free Admission. This free public event connects local residents and business owners with services, products, companies and agencies that

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Ešenvald: Nordic Light Symphony

March 4, 2017 at 8:00 pm

US premiere performance of the “Nordic Light Symphony” by Latvian composer Eriks Esenvalds featuring the University Symphony Orchestra, Choir of the West, and the Choral Union.
General admission $15 | Military, 55+, Alumni $10 | PLU and 18 and younger $5

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Kryboys

March 4, 2017 at 9:00 pm

Kry is the #1 cover band in the Seattle/Tacoma area! We have the energy, the talent and ability to deliver all of your favorite songs the way music should be ... LIVE! It’s like going to a big time rock show where you know every song. Everyone leaves having had a great time! $10.00 cover charge

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Tacoma Buddhist Temple to hold popular Sukiyaki Dinner

March 5, 2017 at 11:00 am

Get ready to enjoy Japanese food specialties at the Tacoma Buddhist Temple’s annual Sukiyaki Dinner. This popular community event features sukiyaki, a Japanese hot pot of thinly sliced beef, onions, transparent noodles, tofu, onions and other vegetables in a savory broth. Temple volunteers cook

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St. Patty’s Day Dash Sign Up

March 8, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Come in and sign up for the St. Patty’s Day Dash, the largest single distance run in Seattle!The F5 St. Patrick’s Day Dash partners with the Detlef Schrempf Foundation to raise money and awareness for Northwest children’s charities through this fun and festive annual race. Whether you run, jog,

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