Friday, December 18, 2009

Out with the old, in with the new with Tacoma’s First Night

Roar! Meet the New Year like a tiger, with dance, sculpture, music, drums, theater, nonsense, fire, and a tiger named Komandu at Tacoma’s First Night. First Night – Tacoma’s New Year’s Eve celebration – is an opportunity for friends and families to say farewell to the old year and hello to the new. For more information, visit the First Night Web site at

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Save the date: City's MLK Day celebration, Jan. 18

Be sure to mark your calendar for the City of Tacoma’s 2010 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration! The annual event is scheduled for Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall. This year’s theme is “Unity in the Community.” For more information, contact the Human Rights and Human Services Department at (253) 591-5151 or