Monday, July 25, 2016 This Week's Paper
Monday, Jul. 25
Tacoma Little Theatre 210 N I Street, Tacoma, WA 98403
A great way for your students to spend the summer. Tacoma Little Theatre is now taking enrollments for its SUMMER CAMP @ TLT program. These fun-filled camp sessions help students learn the basics of theatre and prepare a production that is performed at the end of their session. This summer we are offering two different four week programs. All students who enroll in the camp are guaranteed a role. Space for each session is limited. SESSION #1: DISNEY’S ALADDIN, JR. JUNE 20-JULY 17, 2016. Rehearsals: Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm. Performances: July 15th & 16th at 7:30pm and July 17th at 2:00pm SESSION #2: DISNEY’S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JULY 18-AUGUST 14, 2016. Rehearsals: Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm. Performances: August 12th & 13th at 7:30pm and August 14th at 2:00pm Tuition: $450.00 (Early Bird until May 31), $500.00 (after May 31). Some financial assistance available. Info: 253-2,72-2281, or by coming by our Box Office during normal business hours.
Fuchsia Display Garden - 9:00 am
Point Defiance Park, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma
The Pacific Northwest has one of the finest climates for growing a large variety of fuchsias. Display gardens help to convey the beautiful varieties of fuchsias that can grow in your yard. Price: Free . Info: (253) 305-1000
Summer Science SeaCamp - grades 5 and 6 - 9:00 am
Foss Waterway Seaport 705 Dock Street Tacoma, WA 98402
Our 2016 Summer Science SeaCamps for grades 5 - 9 offer boat-based education, field studies, science + art activities, creative problem solving-science as never experienced before! Session I, all new this year, will explore Systems of the Ocean. This STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) camp, perfect for students going into 5th or 6th grade, will explore the following systems: ocean chemistry, ocean energy, fresh to salt water dynamics, and what fun...interruptor to a system. Boat and land days will include exploration, scientific research and creative problem solving. We will explore the underwater world using the Seaport's ROV units (remotely operated vehicles). Info:
Ballroom Dancing at STAR Center - 1:00 pm
STAR Center, 3873 S. 66th St., Tacoma, WA
Ballroom dancing on the 1st Sunday and every Monday afternoon from 1-3 pm. There is live music. Admission is $5. Phone: 253-404-3939. It is a good idea to come with a dance partner. This dance was formerly held at Southpark Community Center. Info:
Swing Reunion Orchestra (SRO) big band - 7:00 pm
VFW, 3510 McKinley Ave., Tacoma WA
Swing Reunion Orchestra (SRO) big band is back at the VFW, 3510 McKinley Ave in Tacoma. They play big band music from 7 to 9 PM. Come on out and bring a friend or two. No Cover, Dancers are welcome! Info:
G. Donnalson’s Showcas - 7:30 pm
G. Donnalson’s, 3814 N. 26th St.
A variety of jazz and blues artists will perform as the restaurant expands its musical schedule. Price: Free. Info: (253) 761-8015