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Children, Class/Workshop, Community Event, Education, Living History, Seminar
"Full Steam Ahead" Educator Workshop
Full STEAM Ahead: A K-12 Educator Workshop, Saturday, May 5, 9:00 AM-3:30 PM at LeMay – America’s Car Museum, 2702 East D. St., Tacoma. This is a special opportunity for educators. Tacoma’s Museum District is back with its annual STEAM workshop. Learn easy and creative methods for incorporating Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math into your classroom. Hear from education staff at the Washington State History Museum, Tacoma Art Museum, Museum of Glass, Foss Waterway Seaport, and Lemay-America’s Car Museum through hands-on workshops and take-home materials. The event is free, but registration is required.
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Community Event
"Grease" Sing-Along
Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the movie “Grease!” Join us for a 1950s costume contest, trivia and sing along to the songs while screening the film. Light refreshments served. Ages 14 and up.
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Film
"Inside Peace" at Olympia Film Society
This award-winning documentary is about a group of men who, marked by generations of violence and addiction, spent time in a Texas prison. These men attend a 10-session Peace Class, during which we witness these inmates’ internal struggles to rediscover their humanity, finally understanding real potential for rebuilding positive lives on the outside. It is a "must see" for anyone who has an interest in social justice and working with marginalized individuals. Post-screening discussion with one of the men whose story is featured in the film.
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Benefit/Fundraiser
11th annual Seattle Brain Cancer Walk
The 11th annual Seattle Brain Cancer Walk will take place on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at Seattle Center's Fisher Pavilion. The morning will be filled with activities for everyone. Join us as we walk together to build awareness and advance the search for the cure.
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Jazz, Broadway, Pop, Swing
11th Annual Sounds of Brass Pops Concert
11th annual "Sounds of Brass Pops" concert, Sunday, April 29th, 3 PM at Tacoma Community College, Bldg. #2 with guest soloist Gary Schutes, jazz trombone. Gary has performed with Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., The Temptations, Bob Newhart, and others. He has lived and worked in New York City, Los Angeles, and throughout the Puget Sound. In addition, the concert will feature a 16 member brass with rhythm section under the direction of John Falskow, T.C.C. Department Chair.
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Running
12th Annual Michelob ULTRA Tacoma City Marathon
Experience the most beautiful sights Tacoma has to offer! Point to Point courses over the Narrows Bridge and along the waterfront.
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Benefit/Fundraiser
13th Annual Wheels to Meals Bike Ride
Join us Saturday, June 30th for the 13th Annual Wheels to Meals, the annual fundraiser for the Food Connection. All routes (10-75 miles) start and end at WSU's Puyallup Campus. The ride will take you through the scenic Puyallup Valley and surrounding area. You'll enjoy great support, including mechanical support from Old Town Bicycle, SAG wagons and rest stops along the course, and delicious food and drink when you finish. All that, and you'll be helping provide food for thousands of Pierce County households. Cyclists are asked to raise a minimum of $100 in pledges to support the St. Leo Food Connection's emergency food programs fighting hunger in Pierce County. We operate one of the state's largest food banks, a mobile food bank, a backpack program that provides food over the weekend for children at risk of hunger, and numerous summer meals sites for children. Ride options include 10, 20, 32, 56 and 75 miles.
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Bicycling
15th Annual Tour de Lopez Bike Ride
Experience the 15th Annual “Tour de Lopez”. This ride is a non-competitive rural road tour with marked short and long routes (3.1, 5, 10, 18 and 31 miles), on public county roads through the scenic landscape of Lopez. Besides the ride, BBQ and music on Saturday, you can enjoy the 5th Annual Bite of Lopez and other local activities on Friday. Be sure to register early as this is a sell-out event with limited registration.
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Volunteer Event, Nature
16th Annual Parks Appreciation Day
Come spend the day outside and participate with the City of Lakewood at our 16th annual Parks Appreciation Day, April 28, 2018 from 9 a.m. to noon. We will be working to beautify parks throughout Lakewood including Fort Steilacoom Park, Springbrook Park, American Lake Park, Wards Lake Park, and other sites as scheduled. This is a community service and volunteer opportunity for all ages. Help us set a new volunteer record by signing up today. If you, your family or group would like to volunteer please contact Nikki at 253-983-7887 or email nyork@cityoflakewood.us. Be a part of continuing to make Lakewood a healthy, vibrant community. https://www.cityoflakewood.us/parks-and-recreation/special-events
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Benefit/Fundraiser, Children, Community Event
2018 March of Dimes South Sound March for Babies
March for Babies® is a day for everyone. Together we hope for a day when all moms and babies are healthy. We remember those babies we lost. We celebrate every baby. Families, businesses, and volunteers dedicated to the fight for the health of all moms and babies take part in March for Babies, March of Dimes biggest annual fundraising event. Start a team. Sign up at www.marchforbabies.org.
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