Tuesday, May 31, 2016 This Week's Paper
Tuesday, May. 31
Potlatch Fund Native Artists Show - 10:00 am
Tacoma Art Museum, 1701 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, WA 98402
The mission of Potlatch Fund is to inspire and build upon the Native tradition of giving, and to expand philanthropy within Tribal Nations and Native Communities in the Northwest. Potlatch Fund has secured grants and offered professional development connections and opportunities for Native artists to help build their practice. See new works by Native artists, on view in the third floor classrooms at Tacoma Art Museum. Info:
Washington State History Museum 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma, WA 98402
Lauren Hoogkamer, Historic Preservation Coordinator for the City of Tacoma, discusses her recent rediscovery of the long-lost silent film, Eyes of the Totem, which was filmed and produced in Tacoma in 1926. Info:
Tacoma Totemaires Barbershop Harmony Chorus, Visitors night - 7:00 pm
Gloria Dei Luthran Church, 3315 S 19th St., Tacoma
The Tacoma Totemaires, Barbershop Harmony Chorus is looking for "Men who like to sing" and we would like to invite everyone to our "Visitors night" Tuesday evening, 5/31 at 7 PM to experience Barbrshop singing. We will be at the Gloria Dei Church at 3315 so 19 th st, Tacoma or call 495-8599. Info:
Execu-Teen - 7:00 pm
The Academy of Excellence, on the campus of Pacific Christian Center, 3211 112th Street East Tacoma, WA 98446
Teens! Why wait to become successful with employment and business skills when you can learn now! Join other teens for this exciting three week business and employment course for teens and be set for summer employment with skills that will prepare you beyond your years with good success! The Executive Teens course is an exclusively powerful program, for serious teens looking to be prepared to experience real success in today's exciting business climate. Get the skills to put you ahead of the class, as you learn from the professionals, about how to present yourself in a business manner, how to dress for success, what it takes to ace your interview, key resume tips, what employers are looking for when they are ready to hire and much, much more! There will be prizes and surprises at each session, filled with excitement and fun! Each course is taught by current hiring managers that will help you to learn what it takes to take control of your future success. Plan now to attend, learn to be sharp and get ready to succeed with training from Execu-Teen Training course. Dates include: May 17th, 24th, and 31st Space is limited! Register today:
Argentine Tango Lessons - 7:00 pm
Cultura Event Center, 5602 S Washington St, Tacoma, WA 98409
Learn to dance Argentine Tango in a warm community of tango dancers where professional tango instruction is provided based on the heart of tango, movement and connection with another dancer and wonderful music. For the beginner there are always more advanced dancers to learn with making the journey to good social tango skills quicker and enjoyable. 2 hours of lessons from 7:15 to 9:15, at $10 per evening. For additional information go to, call (253)222-0105 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Jazz Combo Class with Kareem Kandi - 7:30 pm
Ted Brown Music, 6228 Tacoma Mall Blvd, Tacoma,WA
Learn jazz theory, Improv and Performance Technique. The Jam is every Tuesday from 7:30 - 8:30pm at Ted Brown Music in Tacoma. To register, contact Stephanie at 253.272.3211. This class is geared towards High School age. Must know how to sight read and know scales. Any instrument is welcome. Fee is $80 per month (100% of fee goes to Ted Brown Music Outreach, a non-profit organization supporting youth music. Info: