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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

Tue 7/17/18 - 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

Tue 7/17/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Summer Camp, Social Event, Children, Education, Community Event, Living History
Brain Boosting Summer Camps - Washington Explorers
Do you have kiddos who need enriching summer activities? Take a look at the History Museum’s exciting week-long summer camps, scheduled during July. Avoid the summer brain-drain and have fun both inside and outside of the museum. There are just 30 spots in...
Washington State History Museum
Tacoma, WA

Tue 7/17/18 - Fri 7/20/18 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Children
Museum Mystery Camp
Kids age 6 – 11 will learn a little history and have a lot of fun unlocking local, international and mythical mysteries. Each day is a new mystery and includes activities like detective training, orienteering, scavenger hunts, code breaking, and even a cha...
White River Valley Museum
Auburn, WA

Tue 7/17/18 - Fri 7/20/18 at 9am-12pm
Special Event: Summer Camp
StrongTeens Health Camp
Teenagers can truly transform in our week-long day camps. We build knowledge, skills, and abilities very differently from your typical PE class. If you are concerned about your child hating exercise, loving junk food, and living in front of screens, we can...
The Strong Center
Olympia, WA

Tue 7/17/18 - Fri 7/20/18 at 9am-3pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
The Art of Rockhounding in the Northwest with Greg Farley
View rock specimens from around the Northwest and learn where to find them. Learn how to unearth beautiful rocks from Washington and Oregon.
Gig Harbor Library
Gig Harbor, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Assess Your Collectibles
Find the value of your antiques and collectibles using online databases and websites. Feel free to bring a small, non-fragile item to price in the class. Register at a Pierce County Library or online at
Bonney Lake Library
Bonney Lake, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6pm-7pm
Special Event: Community Event, Gaming
Bonney Lake Family Game Night with host John McDonald
Play your old favorite board game or learn a new one.
Bonney Lake Library
Bonney Lake, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
Tue 7/31/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
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

Tue 7/17/18 at 9am-12pm
Wed 7/18/18 at 9am-12pm
Thu 7/19/18 at 9am-12pm
Fri 7/20/18 at 9am-12pm
Mon 7/23/18 at 9am-12pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Community Event
Community Craft Circle
Bring your own project or start a new one. Get crafty in a relaxed, non-judgmental space. All experience levels welcome!
Milton/Edgewood Library
Milton, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Drop-in Help with WorkSource
WorkSource employment experts help with your specific questions about all things employment-related: resumes, LinkedIn, job coaching and interview prep.
Lakewood Library
Lakewood, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 10am till 12pm, 2pm till 4pm
Tue 7/24/18 at 10am till 12pm, 2pm till 4pm
Tue 7/31/18 at 10am till 12pm, 2pm till 4pm
Special Event: Gardening, Class/Workshop, Education
Edible Gardens - Fall and Winter Gardening
Explore the basics of successful vegetable gardening in the Pacific Northwest—from seed to table. Register at or (253) 798-4133. Please do not contact the venue.
Graham Library
Graham, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Religious
Forest Awakenings: Beginners' Meditation Group
Pattago Bhikkhu, an American monk who studied and practiced Buddhism and meditation for 17 yrs. will teach meditation in a weekly class.
Buddhangkura Thai Temple
Olympia, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 7/24/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 7/31/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 8/7/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Tue 8/14/18 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Free Energy Healing Outreach
Energy Healing is a compassionate energy therapy in which practitioners use their hands off-body in a heart-centered and intentional way to support and facilitate your physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health for self-healing. Everyone needs weekly...
Spiritualist Church of Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 7/24/18 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 7/31/18 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 8/7/18 at 6pm-8pm
Tue 8/14/18 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Film
Interactive Movies
Hang out for snacks, games, antics and shenanigans while watching your fave cult films.
Lakewood Library
Lakewood, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 2:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 7/24/18 at 2:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 7/31/18 at 2:30pm-4:30pm
Tue 8/7/18 at 2:30pm-4:30pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Miranda Sings Live
"Miranda Sings" is an internet character created by Colleen Ballinger. The character is a satire of increasingly common YouTube videos featuring mediocre or even bad singers who film themselves singing as a form of self-promotion. Miranda is supposedly fro...
State Theatre
Portland, ME

Tue 7/17/18 at 7:30pm
Special Event: For the Family
Movie Night
Join us for a free screening on every third Tuesday of the month at Parkland/Spanaway Library. Popcorn provided. June 19: “Coco;” July 17: “My Little Pony: The Movie” (2017); Aug. 21: “Babe.”
Parkland/Spanaway Library
Tacoma, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Nutritional Cooking
From WSU’s Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP), this nine-week course offers hands-on nutrition education cooking classes with a series of lessons through WSU Extension. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate and fr...
Tillicum Library
Lakewood, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 1:30pm
Tue 7/24/18 at 1:30pm
Tue 7/31/18 at 1:30pm
Special Event: Community Event
Pierce County Conversations: Disability Justice 101
Join author and activist E.T. Russian for an interactive workshop for multifaceted humans of all abilities. Learn more at
Lakewood Library
Lakewood, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Meeting
Reading Roundtable Book Discussion
We’ll discuss “The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II” by Denise Kiernan.
Dupont Library
Dupont, WA

Tue 7/17/18 at 6:30pm-8pm

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