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Special Event: Computers/Technology, Community Event, For the Family
Exhibit Opening: 3D Printing @ Navy Museum
The Puget Sound Navy Museum’s newest exhibit, “Hitting Print: Navy On Board With 3D Printing,” explores the world of 3D printing, the next frontier of manufacturing. The U.S. Navy uses 3D printing to produce everything from tiny plastic clips to entire ...
Puget Sound Navy Museum
Bremerton, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Thu 4/1/21 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Holiday
Christmas Tree Sale
El Centro de la Raza, located in Beacon Hill, is selling Christmas trees from November 23 through December 20 (or until supplies last). We are selling fresh and organic trees – Nordman, Noble, and Douglas Firs – available in various heights. When you purch...
El Centro de la Raza
Seattle, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Fri 12/20/19
Special Event: Holiday, Trip
Holiday Adventure
Experience the best and brightest of Pierce County Parks newest attractions this winter at Spanaway Region Park with the Holiday Adventure package. Enjoy savings during this holiday season while making terrific memories with your family! Ice Bumper Cars, I...
Sprinker Recreation Center
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Tue 12/31/19
Special Event: Community Event, Holiday, For the Family, Social Event, Ice Skating
Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink
The Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink, presented by Symetra, opens on Friday, November 29. This 23-year old holiday tradition, a signature event of the Bellevue Magic Season, features the region’s largest seasonal ice skating experience, with more than 9,000 squa...
Bellevue Downtown Park
Bellevue, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Mon 1/20/20
Special Event: Holiday, For the Family, Community Event
Intercity Transit Jingle Bus
The Jingle Bus, a holiday-decorated Intercity Transit coach, will operate on every local transit route throughout the month of December – a different route every day – offering candy canes, free fare and holiday spirit everywhere it goes. The Jingle Bus ki...
Intercity Transit
Olympia, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Fri 12/27/19 at 5:55am-11pm
Special Event: Animals, Holiday
Magical lights displays and a holiday tradition. See the Zoo transformed into a colorful winter wonderland with over 700,000 lights. The holiday spirit comes aglow in this magical world of dazzling 3-D animal light displays. (Closed Dec. 24.)
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Sun 1/5/20 at 5pm-9pm
Special Event: Community Event, Holiday
Light Plantasia
Lusio presents Light Plantasia at the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory. Take a stroll through the wonderland that is Light Plantasia! For 5 nights you can enjoy the botanical gardens inside the W.W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory lit with the ar...
WW Seymour Conservatory
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Sun 12/15/19 at 5pm-7pm
Special Event: Holiday
2nd Annual Gingerbread House Contest on View
Come by and check out the creativity of the Auburn community. Entries will be on display at the Auburn Community & Event Center from December 2 until December 16. Stop by and vote on your favorite display in each category. Voting ends December 16 at noon. ...
Auburn Community & Event Center
Auburn, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 6:30am-9pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 6:30am-9pm
Mon 12/16/19 at 6:30am-9pm
Special Event: Computers/Technology, Convention, Business
AI: Policy Matters Summit 2019
This conference will bring together leaders from across the innovation spectrum and across the state in a day-long retreat to make connections, build bridges, and expand knowledge - all focused on strengthening the state’s innovation economy. This year, th...
Seattle Airport Marriott
Seattle, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 8:30am-5pm
Special Event: Community Event
Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group
Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also on a uniq...
HUB Center for Seniors
Belfair, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Thu 1/9/20 at 1pm-2:30pm
Thu 2/13/20 at 1pm-2:30pm
Special Event: Education, Living History, Gaming
Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually
Arrested: Escape Fort Nisqually, from the people who brought you the critically-acclaimed and award-winning escape game, Trapped, players are transported back in time once again. Fort Nisqually employee John McLeod has been arrested by the Washington terr...
Fort Nisqually Living History Museum
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 - Sat 12/14/19 at 6pm-9:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Chess Club
This club gives participants an opportunity to play friendly games of chess against their peers.
Puyallup Activity Center
Puyallup, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 11:30am-3pm
Tue 12/17/19 at 11:30am-3pm
Thu 12/19/19 at 11:30am-3pm
Tue 12/24/19 at 11:30am-3pm
Thu 12/26/19 at 11:30am-3pm
Special Event: Social Event
Conversation Group
This is a discussion group with varied topics and light to deep conversations. Come and have some fun while sharing your wisdom, ideas, and opinions with a supportive and non-judgmental group of people. Leave your techy world behind and have a face to face...
Puyallup Activity Center
Puyallup, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 1pm-3pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Creative Writing Class
Come and share your writing and ideas in a relaxed and fun environment. Everyone has a story to ell whether it's about life experiences or stories or perhaps poetry you have written. The instructor, Linda Phillips, is a published writer who will provide ...
Puyallup Activity Center
Puyallup, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 11:15am-12:15pm
Thu 12/19/19 at 11:15am-12:15pm
Thu 12/26/19 at 11:15am-12:15pm
Special Event: Meeting
DNA Redux
Olympia Genealogical Society’s December meeting will be “DNA Redux.” Using DNA for genealogy is no longer the "new thing" and we should all have some knowledge about it. At our December 12 meeting, we will get a crash refresher course about DNA— what it is...
Thurston County Courthouse
Olympia, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 7pm-9pm
Special Event: Computers/Technology
eBay 1-2-3: Learn the Basics
In this hands-on class, you will learn how to list items, what you need to know when selling an item, how to ship the item, plus many more tips and ideas. The instructor, Linda Phillips, is an eBay trained education specialist and has been an eBay seller ...
Puyallup Activity Center
Puyallup, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 12:30pm-2pm
Thu 12/19/19 at 12:30pm-2pm
Thu 12/26/19 at 12:30pm-2pm
Special Event: For the Family, Ice Skating
Fairy Tale Night @ Oly On Ice
Come on down to Oly on Ice for a night of Fairy Tale Fun hosted by Harlequin Productions. Skate and take photos with some of your favorite Fairy Tale Characters, Cinderella, Rapunzel, and even the Big Bad Wolf! Enjoy off-ice activities such as Face Paintin...
Isthmus Park (Oly Ice)
Olympia, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 4pm-7pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Heart to Heart: The Largest Gathering of Cardiac Arrest Survivors in the Pacific Northwest
Heart to Heart: Cardiac Arrest Survivor Gathering, hosted by Medic One Foundation, brings survivors together to share their stories and experiences, and provides helpful resources for them and their families. The program will begin with guest speaker – Emm...
Hyatt at Olive 8
Seattle, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 4pm-6pm
Special Event: Living History, Education
Karpeles Museum Presents: Great Women in History
Karpeles Manuscript Museum is proud to present our new exhibit: Great Women in History. Though known to some, all of these women should be house hold names for their contributions to the world. They were suffragettes, scientists, nobility, abolitionists, a...
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum - Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 10am-4pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 10am-4pm
Tue 12/17/19 at 10am-4pm
Wed 12/18/19 at 10am-4pm
Thu 12/19/19 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Lakewood Law Library Assistance
Access electronic and printed legal resources and materials at your library. Book an appointment with Law Library staff using Book a Librarian or by calling 253-798-2691.
Lakewood Library
Lakewood, WA

Thu 12/12/19 at 12pm-4pm
Thu 12/19/19 at 12pm-4pm
Thu 12/26/19 at 12pm-4pm

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