Monday Nov 20 @ 12:30 PM
Artist & Lecture Series: First Nations
Tacoma Community College – An Artist & Lecture Series seminar in the Building 11 Student Center. Free & open to the public.
 
    Monday Nov 20 @ 3:30 PM
All ORLA k-5th Grade Play Day
Olympia Regional Learning Academy – ORLA All Play Day! A truly unique ORLA event where our middle and high school Service Leadership students host games for our Kindergarten thru 5th-grade students. This event blends not only all of our grade levels but all of our programs as well. Older students in Montessori, hConnect, iConnect Academy, and MAST 7/8 are all welcome to participate thru our leadership groups sponsoring these activities!
 
    Monday Nov 20 @ 4:00 PM
Fafsa/Wasfa Workshop
Tacoma Community College – Get help filling out the FAFSA or WASFA so you can get financial aid! Free workshop in Building 16, room, 110.
 
    Monday Nov 20 @ 5:00 PM
Intuitive Oracle Card Reading
Crescent Moon Gifts – Intuitive Oracle Card Reading: Tap into your intuitive gifts as Psychic Medium Skeeter guides you in the art of reading oracle cards by utilizing your common knowledge and intuitive instincts to receive the given message. Using decks provided by Skeeter you will be guided and encouraged to not just trust your intuition, but to open your third eye as the cards tell you your story. $20
 
    Monday Nov 20 @ 6:00 PM
GASS 2017 Trans Day Of Remembrance
Tacoma Rainbow Center – This event is to remember those in the trans/gender non-binary community who have been murdered throughout the year.
 
    Monday Nov 20 @ 6:30 PM
Olympia Woodworkers Guild Meeting
Arbutus Folk School – Doug Reynolds will be presenting, “The Making of Shaker Oval Boxes” at the Monday, November 20th, 2017 meeting of the Olympia Woodworkers Guild. He will present the history and tradition of the Shaker box. and make a Number 4 Shaker oval box. Doug is a founding member of the Evergreen Woodworkers Guild in Puyallup (www.facebook.com/EWWGuild). He has been a woodworker and woodturner for 25 years.
 
    Monday Nov 20 @ 6:30 PM
Olympia School District School Board Meeting
Olympia Regional Learning Academy – ORLA is the school of focus at this school board meeting this month.
 
TODAY
    Tuesday Nov 21 @ 11:00 AM
Health Fair
Tacoma Community College – Take charge of your health! Health Fair will be held in the Building 11 Student Center. Free and open to the public.
 
TODAY
    Tuesday Nov 21 @ 12:00 PM
Pacific Islander Festival
South Puget Sound Community College – Student Union Building 27
 
TODAY
    Tuesday Nov 21 @ 5:30 PM
Arts Connect 2 Fall Showcase
Arts Connect – Please join us for an exhibition featuring handmade glass art created by the young women of Arts Connect 2. AC2 participants are young women that are part of the dependency program (foster care) with the Pierce County Juvenile Court. They have spent 10 weeks learning how to blow and sculpt hot glass, building teamwork and discovering ways to express themselves through visual art! Please come celebrate the accomplishments of these young women at our fall showcase! The evening will begin with a short presentation at 5:30. So don't be late! There will be light snacks. Some of the artwork will be for sale and the proceeds will be donated to Prison Pet Partnership! http://www.prisonpetpartnership.org
 
TODAY
    Tuesday Nov 21 @ 9:00 PM
Tightwad Tuesday Hip Hop Showcase III hosted by Tom Hutch!
Jazzbones – Tightwad Tuesday Hip Hop Showcase III at Jazzbones
 
TOMORROW
    Wednesday Nov 22 - Nov 24 @ 6:00 AM
Thanksgiving Break
Tacoma Community College – No classes Wednesday; offices open. College closed Thursday and Friday.
 
TOMORROW
    Wednesday Nov 22 @ 6:00 PM
Sold Out Reversible Porch Sign November 22nd at 6:00pm
The Makery – $75 each. 14 spots available! Thank you so much for joining our Reversible Porch Sign Workshop! All the supplies you need will be provided. Just bring yourself and wear clothing you wouldn't mind getting a little paint on. This particular design is reversible and you can choose from 6 different design options! There will be about 30 paint colors you can choose from to really make your sign fit your home and family. One side will be painted a distressed white color. Cancellation Policy: Unfortunately because space is limited, there are no refunds. If there is an emergency, I am happy to give you a credit for another workshop. The credit is valid for 90 days. Also, because of the length of the workshop, anyone arriving more than 15 minutes late will not be allowed to join the workshop, so please arrive on time. Only registered guests are allowed in the studio during a class. Class Location: The Makery: 11105 Steele St. S Unit 115 Tacoma, WA 98444 Please message me on FB or email me at TheMakeryTacoma@gmail.com if you have any questions. Thanks so much!
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 @ 10:00 AM
Black Friday Food Drive/Bourbon County Stout Release at Pint D.
Pint Defiance. Specialty Beers & Taproom – The Black Friday tradition continues at Pint Defiance. Join us again this year the day after Thanksgiving, 11/24, for our annual Food Drive/ Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout release! Starting at 10 AM we will be releasing bottles of classic BCBS, Coffee BCBS, BCBS Barleywine, & BCBS Northwoods (Blueberry-Almond!!) First Come. Limits will apply. This year we are partnering with Nourish Pierce County to collect food for Pierce County Families in need. Please bring non-perishable food items to Pint Defiance on Black Friday. Everyone who brings a food donation will be allowed to purchase an extra bottle of the beloved Bourbon County Stout! Here are some tips of most needed items for local food banks. https://www.mnn.com/food/healthy-eating/blogs/25-of-the-best-foods-for-food-donations In addition to the bottle release, We will be tapping special kegs both Friday and Saturday! -Friday we are tapping Classic BCBS and Fremont Bourbon Barrel Aged Coffee Dark Star. -Saturday we are planning on tapping 2016 Deschutes Abyss Barrel Aged Stout and BCBS Northwoods Blueberry-Almond.
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 @ 10:00 AM
Black Friday New Toy Sale at Kidz Kaboodle
KIDZ KABOODLE – Yes, Kidz Kaboodle is participating in Black Friday! We have saved up new-in-box toys brought in over the last few months and we will offer them at big discounts over normal retail. End your shopping day with us and get ready for Christmas at Kidz Kaboodle!
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 @ 10:30 AM
Sold Out Black Friday Workshop Sale
The Makery – 50% Workshop Sale on November 24. Two class times 10:30am and 6:00pm. Space is limited so please register early! Thank you so much for joining our Black Friday PUBLIC workshop! This is a ONE-DAY ONLY event that you can pre-register for. Seats are limited, so please register ASAP if you would like to join us. We will be open from 10-2 for Open Paint on this day as well but we cannot guarantee your seat unless you pre-register. This event is 21+ All the supplies you need will be provided. Just bring yourself and wear clothing you wouldn't mind getting a little paint on. You can choose from any of the designs on the Homepage. All signs are 14 x 19 and include hardware. There will be about 30 paint colors you can choose from to really make your sign fit your home and family. Cancellation Policy: Unfortunately because space is limited, there are no refunds. If there is an emergency, I am happy to give you a credit for another workshop. The credit is valid for 90 days. Also, because of the length of the workshop, anyone arriving more than 15 minutes late will not be allowed to join the workshop, so please arrive on time. Only registered guests are allowed in the studio during a class. Class Location: The Makery: 11105 Steele St. S Unit 115 Tacoma, WA 98444 Please message me on FB or email me at TheMakeryKatie@gmail.com if you have any questions. Thanks so much! After you select your wood preference and "add to cart" the sign choices will appear.
 
UPCOMING
    Friday Nov 24 - Dec 15 @ 7:30 PM
Once Upon A Mattress
TACOMA MUSICAL PLAYHOUSE – Hans Christian Andersen's classic fairy tale The Princess and the Pea gets the full musical treatment in this hilarious production of Once Upon a Mattress -- with a few surprises! Fun for the entire family.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Nov 25 @ 7:00 AM
2017 Ova Le Turkey Bracket Play
Kraken Volleyball Club – The 2017 Ova Le Turkey Islander World Championships will be held at the NW Sports Hub in Centralia on 14 volleyball courts. This is the official event page for the Double Elmination Bracket Play. We have room for up to 100 teams.
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Nov 25 @ 10:00 AM
Small Business Saturday SALE
Crescent Moon Gifts – Shop small and local on Small Business Saturday and give back to your community! Saturday November 25th, we are encouraging shoppers to skip the mall and shop small independent businesses like ours. We will be offering some very special incentives for those who choose to do their holiday shopping here: *Markdown Madness Clearance SALE- All markdown items Buy 1, Get 2nd FREE! *FREE reusable shopping totes with goodies from the store to the first 25 customers that make a purchase! *20% off ALL regular priced merchandise! This went over so well last year, we decided to bring it back! (Promotion excludes consignment items & readings) *American Express Card members get extra points for your purchases- see their website for details* **THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT THIS HOLIDAY SEASON **
 
UPCOMING
    Saturday Nov 25 @ 10:00 AM
Saturday Quarter Sale
KIDZ KABOODLE – Thanksgiving weekend we will offer the Quarter Sale on Saturday instead of Friday! You've been asking and we've been listening. Here's a special opportunity for parents who can't normally make it on Fridays.