Upcoming Events: Saturday March 18, 2017

80’s Costume Ball w/ Hairstorm

March 17, 2017 at 9:00 pm

Party hard at St. Patrick’s Day with HAIRSTORM at The Swiss in Tacoma. Rock out in your best 80’s attire and The Swiss will give away gift cards and cool Jameson swag! On top of that, the band will also be giving away some rocking Hairstorm swag!March 17 - Friday 9pm to 1am $8 Cover HAIRSTORM

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Free Workshop: Early Gardens—Berries, Root Stock, Raised Beds

February 18, 2017 at 10:30 am

Join CSA gardener Sass Ruthven to learn more about food plant choices, growing tips, and reliable garden resources for summer gardens. Topics will include:-Raised beds and trellising: Advantages, preparation, and maintenance-Herbs that pack a punch of flavor for cooking, freezing, and drying-Early

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Free Workshop: Pruning & Care—Fruit Trees & Berry Bushes

February 18, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Learn how to prune and care for fruit trees and berry bushes to prevent costly errors and produce crops as nature intended!Topics include:-When and why to prune fruit trees-Structural pruning on young fruit trees-Plant care, health, and aesthetics-How to choose the right tool for the jobThis

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Craft Saturday

March 18, 2017 at 1:00 pm

Drop by Job Carr Cabin Museum for our monthly Craft Saturday event, 1-4pm. Activities are designed for children ages 3-9 and their families. Ring in Spring: On 3/18, we’ll be making a spring bell craft.
Admission to the Museum and all events are “pay as you can.”

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Family STEAM DAY- Robotic Vehicles

March 18, 2017 at 11:00 am

Design, build, tinker and learn together as you explore the world of automobiles and its relation to science, technology, engineering, art 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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Flea Market and Fieldhouse Full of Awesome Stuff!

March 18, 2017 at 8:00 am

Rummage Sale + Vintage/Antiques Show + Arts & Crafts Fair = FLEA MARKET & FIELDHOUSE FULL OF AWESOME STUFF! March 18, 8-4 p.m. at the University of Puget Sound campus in Tacoma. $5 entry starting at 9:30 a.m. $10 for early entry at 8 a.m. $5 antiques evaluations from 10-2 p.m. Entry fees go

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Puget Sound Firefighters Pipes & Drums

March 18, 2017 at 6:15 pm

Join us for the Puget Sound Firefighters Pipes and Drums as they honor The Swiss with a unique and authentic musical performance. They will be performing for just one hour so make sure you’re not late for this one of a kind experience! Donations will be accepted for the duration of the show.

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Godspell

March 18, 2017 at 7:30 pm

A small group of people help Jesus Christ tell different parables by using a variety of games, storytelling techniques, and comic timing. An eclectic blend of songs are employed from pop to vaudeville as the story of Jesus’ life dances across the stage. Dissolving hauntingly into the Last Supper

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Dance Factory

March 18, 2017 at 9:00 pm

Come on out and witness Dance Factory’s EPIC encore return to the Swiss in Tacoma! Please Share, invite and make plans with everyone you know to party the night away with us at The Swiss Saturday, March 18th! Peace!

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Free Workshop: Pruning & Care of Landscape Trees

February 25, 2017 at 10:30 am

At this free workshop you will learn how to “prune like a pro” and prevent costly errors, defects, high maintenance, and unsightly urban trees. Focus is on landscape trees.Topics will include:-Common pruning mistakes-When and why to prune-Structural pruning on young trees-what and why?-Plant health

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Gallery - Migration by Matthew Olds

March 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm

The places we are from, the places we are now, directly contribute to the people we have become and ultimately, where we will go. Artist Matthew Olds looks into the relationship of people moving through places from the Tacoma area, to current desperate global migrations, and ultimately the journey

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