MUSIC WITH MAURICE THE FISH
Maurice the Fish recording artists Raymond Hayden, Leah Tussing and Rafael Tranquilino, along with special guests, will play a free concert on Sept. 8 at LeMay – America’s Car Museum’s Coffee Cruise-In, 10 a.m.
The public is invited to gather at the Fallen Firefighters Memorial (3301 Ruston Way) on Sept. 11 to help honor those who died on that terrible day in 2001. Prelude at 9:15 a.m., program at 9:30.
JAZZ LIVE AT MARINE VIEW
Jazz Live at Marine View begins its fall season on Sept. 9 with a performance by Scott Cossu. The Olympia resident is an internationally-known pianist, composer and recording artist. One of the initial artists signed to the Windham Hill label, Cossu earned critical acclaim with a style that blends jazz, classical and ethnic music influences. The show begins at 5 p.m. at Marine View Church, located at 8469 Eastside Dr. N.E. For more information call (253) 229-9206 or visit http://www.marineviewpc.org.
Presented by Washington State University, “Las Memorias” is a college readiness program that uses theater, performance and writing to help prepare high school students from Warden, Mabton, and Pateros, Wash. “Las Memorias” uses the real life stories of Latino and other first generation students from Central Washington in a professional theater production. The students perform the roles they wrote. Sept. 15, 2 p.m., at Theatre on the Square – admission is free.
DALE CHIHULY VISITS MOG
Tacoma native and world-renowned figure in contemporary studio glass Dale Chihuly will return with his team to the Museum of Glass Hot Shop on Sept. 23 for a special one-day appearance in honor of the Museum’s 10th anniversary and the 50th anniversary of the studio glass movement. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets are $17 general admission and $5 for MOG http://museumofglass.org/support/membership members (includes museum admission and a timed ticket for one demonstration). Timed tickets for the Hot Shop demonstrations will be issued; each session will last approximately 50 minutes. Members will be given first priority to Hot Shop access. Advance tickets are available for purchase at http://museumofglass.org/ or at the admission desk.