Community Safety Forum

The University Place School Board is hosting a Community Safety Forum on Thursday, March 29 from 7-9 p.m. at Curtis Junior High School.

Advisory Commission Subcommittee Meeting

Town Hall
3715 Bridgeport Way W, Ste. B-1
University Place, WA 98466

Notice

Regular Council Meeting

Town Hall
3715 Bridgeport Way West, Ste. B-1
University Place, WA  98466

Agenda
Council Packet

Living History: A Special After-Hours Event

Friday, April 13 at 6 p.m. at the University Place Pierce County Library, 3609 Market Place W., Suite 100, University Place WA.

Learn from the inspiring experiences of local residents who were key in the Civil Rights Movement in Pierce County. Speakers include Harold Moss, Tacoma's first African American mayor; Jim Walton, Tacoma's first African American city manager; Lyle Quasim, the first African American Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) head; Rosa Franklin, the first African American woman elected to the Washington State Senate and others.

A conversation with Ijeoma Oluo, New York Times best-selling author of "So you want to talk about race?"

Saturday, March 31 at 1 p.m. at the Lakewood Playhouse, 729 Lakewood Towne Center Blvd. S.W., Lakewood WA.

Join the author and explore the struggles of talking about racial topics.

This is a part of the two-month Pierce County Reads program.

www.piercecountylibrary.org

The Unspoken Truths: American History Traveling Museum

Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the South Hill Pierce County Library 15420 Meridain E., Puyallup WA.

View exhibits from African American history and hear storytelling at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. This event is free to the public thanks to the generous support of KeyBank Foundation and the Pierce County Library Foundation.

This is a part of the two-month Pierce County Reads program.

www.piercecountylibrary.org

 

Pierce County Reads

Author Andrew Aydin and illustrator Nate Powell will discuss the civil rights movement, how the “March” trilogy came about and why they chose a graphic novel format. Congressman John Lewis may appear with a special video message.

Afterward, the team will sign books. Bring your own or purchase one at the event.

Pacific Lutheran University's Olson Auditorium
1244th St. S. Parkland, WA 98444
http://www.golutes.com/information/facilities/index

 

 

 

Parks Appreciation Day

We're celebrating Earth Day, Arbor Day, National Parks Week and your local parks in one fun event. It will be the 17th year of the event.

It's gratifying to know you are part of a major county-wide effort with nearly 2,000 other people working in their local parks at the same time.

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