Every Thursday in Seattle

Event: Pet Loss Support Group in Seattle  

Time: Every Thursday 5:30 to 6:45 in the conference room

Where:  Seattle Animal Shelter | 2061 15th Ave. W. | Seattle | 98119

Every Thursday in Tacoma

Event: Pet Loss Support Group in Tacoma 

Time: Every Thursday 6:30pm 

Where:  Summit Veterinary Referral Center | 2505 S. 80th Street | Tacoma | 98409

Every Second Saturday of the Month

Event: Pet Loss Support Group in Tacoma and Pierce County

Time: Every second Saturday at 10am | All are welcome and meetings are no charge

Where:  The Humane Society Tacoma & Pierce County | 2608 Center Street | Tacoma | 98409

Now Through May 25

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Event: Now playing "The Zookeeper's Wife" at the Grand.

Time: Click here for movie times

Where: The Grand Cinema |  606 S Fawcett Ave | Tacoma 98402

Now Through Summer


Event: Come peruse the exhibit "Women at Work: Uniforms & Work Wear 1910 through 2010" at the WRV Museum. The stories presented are about how women pursued careers outside the norm and oftentimes dressed to a different standard. Come witness history and see how over time, clothing defined periods and women.

Time: 12pm-4pm

Where: White River Valley Museum | 918 H Street SE | Auburn 98002

Now through Summer

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Event: Check out a unique show "Cultural imPRINT: Northwest Coast Prints" featuring Northwest Coast art by printmakers over the past 60 years.  

Time: During normal business hours

Where: Tacoma Art Museum | 1701 Pacific Ave | Tacoma 98402

May 18

Event: Join the fun and be a "castaway" at Brew Night for the "Washed Ashore" Project which showcases 10 cool projects you don't want to miss and beers to try.

Time: 6:30 to 9pm

Where: Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium | 5400 N. Pearl St. | Tacoma 98407

(image credit: https://thezoosociety.org/brew-night/)

May 20

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Event: It's that time of year for Bear Camp! Learn about bears and what you need to know before you hit campgrounds this summer.

Time: 9:30am to 5pm

Where: Northwest Trek 11610 Trek Drive East | Eatonville 98328

(image credit: https://www.nwtrek.org/events/?cid=945)

May 20

Event: Enjoy a day out with your beloved pooches at this "Petpalooza!" Sign up for a 3 or 5K walk/run too. There will be loads of activities to enjoy with your furry companions!

Time: 10am to 5pm

Where:  Game Farm Park | 3030 R. Street SE | Auburn 98002

May 20

Blue Poppy Day - Art in Bloom

Event: "Blue Poppy Day - Art in Bloom" visit the Rhodendron Species Botanical Gardens and see blue instead of red as you walk through this garden of delights.

Time: 10am-4pm

Where: Rhodendron Species Botanical Gardens2525 S 336th St. | Federal Way 98001

May 24

Event:  Come and see what 1st through 8th graders can do in this "Backyard Birds" Contest. The drawing will take place as well as an awards ceremony, games and socializing.

Time: 6:30pm-8pm

Where: Tacoma Nature Center | Meet in Auditorium | 1919 S. Tyler St. | Tacoma 98405 

June 3 and 4th

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Event: Get hands on and experience and learn about marine life during "Ocean Commotion". You'll be able to pet sea life, play video games and listen and learn.

Time: 9:30am-6pm

Where: Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium | 5400 N. Pearl St. | Tacoma 98407

(image credit: http://www.pdza.org/calendar?cid=375)

Tacoma's Farmers Markets

6th Avenue - June through August

Tuesdays from 3-7pm

Broadway - May through October

Thursdays 10am-3pm

Proctor - March through December 17th

Saturdays 9am-2pm

South Tacoma - June through August

Sundays 11am-3pm