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Special Event: Animals, Community Event
Puyallup Watershed Salmon Homecoming Celebration
The public is invited to join us in a month long celebration of the return of salmon to spawn in the Puyallup watershed, a migration that has been taking place for millennia. We will have a virtual event with both online learning activities like recorded a...
Virtual Event
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/29/20 - Sat 10/31/20
Sports: Walking, Walking
Capitol Volkssport Club - Tacoma Proctor District/UPS Walk
Register at the Safeway by 9:45 am to take part in a 6K or 10K walk that is rated 1 (easy). Please bring a face mask.
Safeway
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/29/20 at 9:45am-12pm
Special Event: Community Event, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Light Up Your Ride
The air is crisp and the sky is grey – that means Light Up Your Ride is right around the corner! Downtown On the Go wants to make sure you feel safe riding your bike in these fall and winter months, so we are handing out free bike lights. Come support thi...
Campfire Coffee Co.
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/29/20 at 4pm-6pm
Special Event: Farmers' Market
Tacoma Farmers Market Broadway
Tacoma Farmers Market creates vibrant marketplaces where local farms, small businesses, and organizations connect directly with the community. Shop local with us at Broadway on Thursdays from May 7- August 27, 10am-3pm: Sept-Oct 10am-2pm.
Broadway Farmers Market
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/29/20 at 10am-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The Internet of Open Source Things
In the latest Eclipse IoT Commercial Adoption Survey, 60% of the respondents stated they are factoring open source in their IoT deployment plans. This clearly means the dominant IoT platforms in the market will either be open source or based on an open sou...
Virtual Event
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/29/20 at 12pm-1:30pm
Comedy: Sketch Comedy, Stand Up Comedy
(Online) Short Bits
This is Short Bits! Grit City’s new performance party. This all-inclusive evening will feature a variety of performances including a DJ and live music. Each evening is specifically curated and can include local, national and international superstars fr...
Courthouse Square Ballroom
Tacoma, WA

Fri 10/30/20 at 8pm-11pm
Special Event: Living History
Fort from Home: Victorian Seance; Spiritualism in the 19th Century
This Halloween join Fort Nisqually Historical Interpreter, Jessica, for a Victorian Séance. Learn about the history of Victorian spiritualism and the séances documented in Fort Nisqually records (yes - they are recorded!).
Virtual Event
Tacoma, WA

Sat 10/31/20 at 4pm-5:05pm
Special Event: Religious
Sunday Celebration and Discussion
We are a spiritual community of real people searching for purpose and meaning in life. Whatever your spiritual or life-path, you are welcome here. No judgement or expectations. Questioning? You are welcome. Doubting? You are welcome. You are just like us. ...
Spiritual Sanctuary
Tacoma, WA

Sun 11/1/20 at 11am-12:15pm
Sun 11/8/20 at 11am-12:15pm
Sun 11/15/20 at 11am-12:15pm
Sun 11/22/20 at 11am-12:15pm
Sun 11/29/20 at 11am-12:15pm
Special Event: Community Event
Life Center Rainier Food Bank
Do you or someone you know find yourself in a place of need? Each week Life Center hands out hundreds of FREE groceries (*while supplies last). Check out the locations below for our free grocery pick up, we can’t wait to serve you! Life Center Rainier F...
Life Center Rainier
Tacoma, WA

Tue 11/3/20 at 3:30pm-5:30pm
Tue 11/10/20 at 3:30pm-5:30pm
Tue 11/17/20 at 3:30pm-5:30pm
Tue 11/24/20 at 3:30pm-5:30pm
Tue 12/1/20 at 3:30pm-5:30pm
Special Event: senio, Class/Workshop, Community Event
Social Security Retirement 2021 (ONLINE)
ONLINE ONLY. A fast-paced presentation for anyone anticipating their retirement benefits and those currently receiving benefits. The workshop will update recent changes, discuss early retirement and present effective strategies that can maximize benefits...
Pierce County Community Connections – Sound View Building
Tacoma, WA

Wed 11/4/20 at 4pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lecture Series: "2020: Battle for the Soul of America"
Regardless of your political persuasion, Donald Trump has been a president like none other in American history. The 2020 presidential campaign and election promises to be full of intense drama, precedent-shattering surprises, and vicious partisanship. What...
University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA

Thu 11/5/20 at 7pm-9pm
Music: Classical, Piano, Faculty Recital
Jacobsen Series Broadcast: Faculty Recital with Tanya Stambuk, Piano
Dr. Tanya Stambuk was hailed as "a player with a powerful technique, ideas of her own, and considerable promise" by the New York Times. Her concert career has taken her across the United States and throughout Western and Eastern Europe. She is a graduate o...
University of Puget Sound – Schneebeck Concert Hall
Tacoma, WA

Fri 11/6/20 at 7:30pm-9pm
Special Event: Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop
Alzheimer's & Driving - ONLINE EVENT
ONLINE WORKSHOP: Driving is a skill that requires clear thinking, attention, anticipation and swift decision-making skills. The development of Alzheimer’s often makes driving dangerous. At the same time, many drivers resist advice to set aside the keys a...
Pierce County Community Connections – Sound View Building
Tacoma, WA

Sat 11/7/20 at 10am
Special Event: Community Event, Living History
Fort from Home: 19th Century Crafts
Fort from Home brings the talents and expertise of Fort Nisqually interpreters to you live through interactive virtual programming. Check our website for program details.
Virtual Event
Tacoma, WA

Sat 11/7/20 at 11am-12pm
Art: Multimedia
Heart Collage Challenge (Zoom)
HEARTS have always been a favorite of mine. I believe they express love and kindness. Let’s meet and create more love for ourselves and humankind. Let’s RADIATE LOVE out into the world. We will meet for a meditation or reading expressing love through cre...
Artful Dreamers Studio
Tacoma, WA

Sat 11/7/20 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
(Virtual) Grit City Think&Drink | The Politics of Matching, Messaging, and Making the First Move in Digital Dating Spaces
THE POLITICS OF MATCHING, MESSAGING, AND MAKING THE FIRST MOVE IN DIGITAL DATING SPACES with Dr. Riki Thompson, UW Tacoma. Join us for a presentation about digital dating and the quest for connection. In the world of online dating, Bumble has made a n...
UW Tacoma - Off Campus
Tacoma, WA

Tue 11/10/20 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Seniors, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop
Alzheimer's & Driving - ONLINE EVENT
ONLINE WORKSHOP: Driving is a skill that requires clear thinking, attention, anticipation and swift decision-making skills. The development of Alzheimer’s often makes driving dangerous. At the same time, many drivers resist advice to set aside the keys a...
Pierce County Community Connections – Sound View Building
Tacoma, WA

Tue 11/10/20 at 7pm
Special Event: Community Event, Green/Environmental, Holiday
Brown Bear Veterans Day Free Car Wash
As a way of saying “thank you” to our military, Brown Bear Car Wash will offer free washes to all current or former members of the military on Veterans Day, Wednesday November 11. The free “Beary Clean” washes will be offered at 27 tunnel wash locations, i...
Brown Bear Car Wash
Tacoma, WA

Wed 11/11/20 at 8am-6pm
Special Event: sen, health, Class/Workshop
Bringing Parents Home - ONLINE EVENT
ONLINE WORKSHOP: Many adult children consider moving their aging parents back home with them – because of finances, caregiving, emotional health or other reasons. There’s much to consider. Would other options be better? Is your family ready to set effec...
Pierce County Community Connections – Sound View Building
Tacoma, WA

Thu 11/12/20 at 7pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Auction
Downtown On the Go's Annual Luncheon
Downtown On the Go Annual Luncheon: Creating Connections for the Future Our transportation system depends on us. Downtown On the Go has worked together with our community and leaders to make it easier to walk, bike, and take transit for more than 10 ye...
Downtown Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Fri 11/13/20 at 12pm-1pm
    

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