Upcoming Events

Common Threads: an overview of Scandinavian Textiles

February 3, 2016 at 8:00 am

Outstanding examples of textile art are featured in this exhibition, which is drawn from the collection of the Scandinavian Cultural Center at PLU.Gallery open Mon.-Fri. from 8am-4pm

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Gallery Opening - Common Threads: An Overview of Scandinavian Textiles

February 10, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Common Threads: An Overview of Scandinavian TextilesGallery Opening February 10 from 5-7pmGallery Open February 3-March 2 from 8am-4pm daily Outstanding examples of textile art are featured in this exhibition, which is drawn from the collection of the Scandinavian Cultural Center at PLU.

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Tacoma Opera Presents Die Fledermaus

February 12, 2016 at 7:30 pm

​Enjoy the Party this Valentine’s Day with Tacoma Opera’s Die Fledermaus at the Rialto Theater. Friday February 12, 7:30 pm or Sunday, February 14, 2:00pm. Visit www.TacomaOperaTix.com for more information and tickets.OverviewConductor: Bernard KwiramStage Director: Christopher NardineEccentric

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Freedom Train

February 13, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Show Times are 2:00pm & 4:30pm
Freedom Train tells the thrilling story of Harriet Tubman, who escaped slavery to become a leading abolitionist. She let hundreds of enslaved people to freedom along the route of the Underground Railroad. An amazing musical using dance, dialogue, and music of the

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A Valentine’s Square Dance

February 13, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Invite your favorite dance partner or find one there! Put on swishy skirts and tall hats, and come dance with The Lucky Shots Stringband. Charmaine Slaven (of Squirrel Butter, The Tallboys, and A Prairie Home Companion fame) will teach and call the dancing as the band provides an evening of great

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Tacoma Opera Presents Die Fledermaus Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm

​Enjoy the Party this Valentine’s Day with Tacoma Opera’s Die Fledermaus at the Rialto Theater. Friday February 12, 7:30 pm or Sunday, February 14, 2:00pm. Visit www.TacomaOperaTix.com for more information and tickets.OverviewConductor: Bernard KwiramStage Director: Christopher

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Valentine’s Day show! L.A. Theater Works’ Bram Stokers’ Dracula

February 14, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Treat your Valentine to a live radio play where “love sucks!” In Charles Morey’s acclaimed adaptation, Count Dracula slips quietly into Victorian London with a cargo of his native Transylvanian soil, necessary for rest between his victims. The city seems helpless against his frightful power,

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SCIENCE ON SCREEN: Valentine’s Addition

February 14, 2016 at 4:00 pm

SCIENCE ON SCREEN: Valentine’s EditionSunday, Feb 14, 2016 4:00 PM – 6:15 PMLet’s Talk AttractionThe Valentine’s Day edition of Science on Screen pairs the science of attraction with a romantic comedy. Listen to a brief talk from Dr. Peter Wimberger (evolutionary biologist from the University

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Animal Encounters at the Conservatory

February 15, 2016 at 11:30 am

We’ll get an up-close learning experience with some of the Zoo’s Animal Ambassadors in the Conservatory -ambassadors are animals who accompany Zoo staff to help teach about our natural environment. We will learn about a few animals, their natural habitats, and what plants help them survive.

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    Rhythmic Circus: Feet Don’t Fail Me Now!

    February 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm

    You’ve never seen tap like this! Rhythmic Circus hits the road with a trunk full of tap shoes, funky costumes, and a big brass band, ready to burst onto the stage with FEET DON’T FAIL ME NOW!. “Heatbox” the human beatbox, joins the swingin’ seven-piece funk band to accompany each tap, shuffle,

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    Modern Tribes,; Mystery Machines ;Orange Version

    February 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm

    ​I would like to have a concert ot the Real Art Venue three bands, each band one hour including set up.
    Modern Tribes, Mystery Machines, Orange ptoject

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    Free Family Flick - The Boxtrolls

    February 20, 2016 at 10:00 am

    Free Family FlickSaturday, February 20, 201610:00 AM | doors open at 9:30 AMCatch a free, family-friendly film the third Saturday morning of every month. The animated adventure comedy, The Boxtrolls, is based on the children’s novel ‘Here Be Monsters’ and tells the story of an orphaned boy

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    Family STEM Day – Balloon-Powered Car Challenge

    February 20, 2016 at 11:00 am

    Design, build, tinker, and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, and math. On the third Saturday of each month, you and your child, grandchild, or family can spend quality time together exploring activities available in the

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    Craft Saturday

    February 20, 2016 at 1:00 pm

    ​Drop by Job Carr Cabin Museum for fun kids craft activities.

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    Kidical Mass Tacoma: Legendary Presidents Ride

    February 21, 2016 at 11:00 am

    We’ll be celebrating Presidents Day a few days late with a short bike ride to Wright Park powered by legendary ride fuel from Legendary Doughnuts.

    This ride starts from Legendary Doughnuts (2602 6th Ave) at 11am on Feb 21, 2016.
    Show up a bit early to sign-in, get your bike ready, and have a

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