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Special Event: Education, For the Family, Children
Blue Star Museums
The Children’s Museum is once again honored to be a part of the Blue Star Museums program. Organized through a collaboration of the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and Department of Defense, Blue Star Museums offers free admission to mi...
Children's Museum of Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 - Mon 9/3/18
Special Event: Children, Education, Summer Camp
Summer Camp at Hands On!
Don’t let the fun of learning stop during summer break! Register now for the premier summer camp experience at the award-winning Hands On Children’s Museum. Full and half day options for ages 3-K and grades 1-4 with exciting art, science and nature topics!...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Fri 8/17/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Magic, Community Event
Sleight of Hand: Magic and Spiritualism in the Early 20th Century
Sleight of Hand: Magic and Spiritualism in the Early 20th Century, August 4, 2018-January 20, 2019 What is magic? Is it the magician who levitates a woman above the darkened stage of the Pantages Theater? The medium who gazes into the depths of Commenceme...
Washington State History Museum
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 - Sun 1/20/19 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Exhibit: "The Garden of Earthly Delights: Recent Work by Mark Hoppmann"
Working from his studio in Tacoma Washington, Mark Hoppmann is a multi-media artist working primarily in watercolor, India ink, and graphite. He studied art for one year in Florence, Italy, before graduating from Drake University in 1978 with a B.F.A. in g...
University of Puget Sound – Collins Memorial Library
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 - Sun 10/14/18
Art: Art Show, Gallery
August Exhibit - Cal Capener & Christopher Mathie
Summer exhibit with Cal Capener, oil paintings and Christopher Mathie, mixed-media paintings. Artists' reception: Thursday, July 19, 5-7 pm.
Childhood's End Gallery
Olympia, WA

Fri 8/17/18 - Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-6pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-6pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family, General
Riveropolis at the Hands On Children’s Museum
Riveropolis, a traveling fantastical waterways exhibit will be at Hands On this summer. Flowing water play inspires endless investigation and experimentation. Build bridges & boats at nearby tinkering stations and get your hands wet exploring the propertie...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 10am-4:45pm
Special Event: Summer Camp, Children
StrongKids Ninja Camp
StrongKids Ninja Camp will help develop inner and outer strength, confidence, and kindness - all while having a boatload of fun! From 9 am - 3 pm each day, StrongKids will enjoy a full schedule of activities with David, Alexis, Mackenzie, and Hannah - who ...
The Strong Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 9am-3pm
Theater: Musical, Comedy
Broadway Olympia presents Legally Blonde The Musical
Broadway is back in Olympia, and it's better than ever! The premier show in Broadway Olympia's inaugural season is sure to leave you singing and dancing all the way home! Do not miss the must-see event of the summer... Legally Blonde, The Musical, presente...
Capitol Theater
Olympia, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 8pm
Sat 8/18/18 - Sun 8/19/18 at 2pm and 8pm
Sports: Baseball
Altoona Curve at Portland Sea Dogs
The Sea Dogs square off against the visiting Curve in this minor league baseball matchup.
Hadlock Field
Portland, ME

Fri 8/17/18 at 7pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 6pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 1pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Food/Tasting
Auction of Washington Wines’ Charitable Wine Weekend
Indulge with a purpose at Washington state’s largest charitable wine weekend hosted by the Auction of Washington Wines, including the Winemaker Picnic & Barrel Auction, Winemaker Dinners, a charity walk/run, and then the grand finale, the glamorous Gala. C...
Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery
Woodinville, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 6:30pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 8:30am and 4pm
Special Event: Convention, Community Event, Religious
Be Courageous! 2018 Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses
Jehovah's Witnesses warmly invite you to attend a three-day convention. The free Bible-based program will teach practical ways to face present and future challenges with courage.
Puyallup Assembly Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses
Puyallup, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Special Event: General, Business, Education
BeGes Toastmaster Club
Want to improve your communication, public speaking, and/or leadership skills? Toastmasters is for you. The BeGes Toastmaster Club was started by employees of The Business Examiner (BE) and GeoEngineers (GE) in Tacoma, WA. Since then we have diversified...
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 8/31/18 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 9/7/18 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 9/14/18 at 12pm-1pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi
Body & Brain: Mindful Movement
Do you want to improve your mind/body connection and energy? Join this new series of classes at the Point Defiance/Ruston Senior Center. Classes will incorporate stretching, tapping, breathing and meditation activities to release tension and increase the e...
Ruston Meal Site at Pt. Defiance-Ruston Senior Center
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Fri 8/31/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Fri 9/7/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Fri 9/14/18 at 1:30pm-2:30pm
Special Event: Children, Education, Summer Camp
Children's Museum of Tacoma: Summer Camp
Summer camp at the Children's Museum of Tacoma honors and nurtures your child's curiosity, creativity, and imagination. Different themes throughout the summer appeal to a child’s individual interest, igniting their spark and building community. We desi...
Children's Museum of Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 9am-12pm
Music: Classical, Classical (Solo Vocal)
Christopher Holman and Cynthia Holman, organ and soprano
Organist Christopher Holman and soprano Cynthia Holman present a recital of works by Johann Christian Bach, W. A. Mozart and James Hewitt. Beginning with a Sonata by Johann Christian Bach, the program centers around Mozart's virtuosic solo motet Exultate, ...
Christ Episcopal Church Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 12:10pm-1pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery
D Street Pottery Sale
New stoneware and porcelain pottery handcrafted by area potters as well as seconds.
D Street Pottery Sale
Tacoma, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 10am-6pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Social Event
Escape Room
Can you rock our Escape Room? Bring friends or make new ones as you work together to solve puzzles, find clues and break the codes before time runs out. Online Registration.
Dupont Library
Dupont, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Children
Explore Your World: Sounds
Explore STEM at your library. Build a simple record player, see vibration in action and design paper ears like your favorite animal. Join us as we explore the science of sound!
Key Center Library
Lakebay, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 11am-12pm
Music: Pop, Electronic
The Flavr Blue
Parker, Hollis and Lace make up The Flavr Blue, a synth-pop trio from Seattle, Washington.
Seattle, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 8pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Forest Awakenings: Beginners' II Meditation Group
Silent meditation for beginners with some experience. Talk at end on the Hindrances by an American monk, ordained in the Thai forest tradition, with 17 years experience study and meditation. Bring questions about your meditation.
Buddhangkura Thai Temple
Olympia, WA

Fri 8/17/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 8/31/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 9/7/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Fri 9/14/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm

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