|Sunday, January 25, 2015
Sunday, January 25, 2015
GET TICKETS NOW! "Come Back to the Five & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean":
When the "Disciples of James Dean" fan club gather for their 20th annual reunion, fond memories of their youthful heyday are shattered with the arrival of somehow familiar stranger who forces them to rebuild their friendships in the present. This drama includes adult themes and mild language. Friday-Saturday, January 16th-17th; Thursday-Saturday, January 22nd-24th & 29th-31st (all at 7:55pm). Sunday, January 25th-February 1st, 1:55pm.
Fri-Sat Jan. 16th-17th; Thurs.-Sat. Jan. 22nd-24th & 29th-31st (all 7:55pm); Sunday Jan. 25th & Feb. 1st, 1:55pm
Olympia Little Theatre, 1925 Miller Ave. NE, Olympia
REGISTER NOW! Adult Winter Reading Contest:
Adults who read at least five books from January until March 14th will qualify for stellar prizes in Timberland Regional Library's Adult Winter Reading Contest! There are five mini-vacation grand prizes and backpacks chocked with treats up for grabs. Pick up entry forms at any Timberland Regional Library. There are five mini-vacation grand prizes and backpacks chocked with treats up for grabs. Pick up entry forms at any location. January 1st-March 14th. Call 360-943-5001 or 877-284-6237 for details.
Thursday, January 1st-Saturday, March 14th
any Timberland Library location
GET TICKETS NOW! "Glengarry Glen Ross" at Lakewood Playhouse:
Don't miss the award-winning "Glengarry Glen Ross," the story of cutthroat real estate agents in a mad scramble for their share of the American dream. It's Lakewood Playhouse's first presentation of this classic, scalding comedy. Thursday-Saturday, January 9th-25th, 8pm (Sunday shows at 2pm). Tickets are $25, with discounts available for military, seniors and students. Call 253-588-0042 or see www.lakewoodplayhouse.org for more details.
Thursday-Sunday, January 8th-25th, 8pm (Sunday shows 2pm)
Lakewood Playhouse, 5729 Lakewood Towne Center Blvd., Lakewood
REGISTER NOW! Tumwater Baseball League Registration:
Play Ball! Girls & boys in grades K through 3 can register for the Tumwater Baseball League! The league has two divisions, and all players receive full uniforms. Register in person or online. Register by Friday, February 20th. Online registration available at www.ci.tumwater.wa.us/online-registration. Baseball season runs from mid-March to May. Volunteer to be a coach by calling 360-754-4166 for details.
Registration ends Friday, February 20th
Tumwater Parks & Recreation, 555 Israel Rd., Tumwater
360-754-4160, email@example.com www.ci.tumwater.wa.us/baseball
GET TICKETS NOW! "25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" In Tacoma:
Catch the hilarious "25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" as six adolescent outsiders vie for the spelling championship of a lifteime! It's an unlikely hit musical, quirky and charming. Friday-Sunday, January 16th-February 8th. Friday & Saturday shows at 8pm (plus two Saturday shows at 2pm, January 31st & February 7th). All Sunday shows at 2pm. Call 253-565-6867 or see www.tmp.org for details.
Friday-Sunday, January 16th-February 8th
Tacoma Musical Playhouse, 7116 6th Avenue, Tacoma
GET TICKETS NOW! "The Great Gatsby" at Tacoma Little Theatre:
Don't miss the stage adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, "The Great Gatsby"! It's a wonderful recreation of the passion, obsession and danger unique to "The Jazz Age" of the 1920s. For ages 12 and up. Friday-Sunday, January 23rd-February 8th. Call the Tacoma Little Theatre for times and tickets at 253-272-2281 or see www.tacomalittletheatre.com.
Friday-Sunday, January 23rd-February 8th
Tacoma Little Theatre, 210 North I Street, Tacoma
Harlequin Productions' "The 39 Steps":
Don't miss Harlequin Productions' "The 39 Steps," an uproarious stage version of Alfred Hitchcock's 1935 thriller, featuring four actors playing 139 (yes, 139) characters. It's a dizzying romp through train rides, chase scenes and pratfalls in homage to the classic suspense drama. January 22-February 14. Thursdays-Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm. Tickets are $20-32. Call 360-786-0151 for more information.
Thursday-Saturday, January 22nd-February 14th, 8pm (Sunday shows at 2pm)
State Theater, 202 4th Ave E., Olympia
REGISTER NOW! Lewis County Master Gardener Training:
Become a Master Gardener and grow fresh food locally! Training involves online study plus a full day of hands-on training the third Tuesday of each month, and field experience in plant clinics and demonstration gardens. Cost is $200 and participants can choose a desired month to start. Call Art Fuller at 360-740-1216 or email Art.firstname.lastname@example.org.
WSU Lewis County Master Gardeners, 351 NW North St., Chehalis
360-740-1216, Art.email@example.com www.lewiscountywa.gov
BUY TICKETS NOW! "The Odd Couple" at Paradise Theatre:
Neil Simon's classic comedy of contrasts, "The Odd Couple," is continuously funny. A clean freak and a slob, both going through difficulties, decide to room together to hilarious effect - don't miss it! Friday-Sunday, January 16th-31st, 7:30pm (Friday-Saturday), Sunday 3pm. Special dinner theatre performance Saturday, January 31st, 6pm. Tickets are $20 adults, Seniors/Military $17, students $10. Call 253-851-PLAY (7529), or visit www.paradisetheatre.org.
Friday-Saturday January 16th-31st, 7:30pm (Sunday shows at 3pm)
Paradise Theatre, 9911 Burnham Dr. NW, Gig Harbor
253-851-PLAY (7529) www.paradisetheatre.org
Giant Book Sale!
The Friends of the Olympia Library will hold a giant sale with books for all ages, plus CDs, DVDs, videos, LPs, and sheet music, Saturday, January 24 10 a.m.- 4 p.m and Sunday, January 25 1-4 p.m. Almost everything $1. Sunday, buy a bag for $5 & fill it up.
Sat., January 24th 10am-4pm & Sunday, January 25th 1-4pm
Olympia Timberland Library, 313 8th Ave SE, Olympia
360-866-1106 (Patricia Harper) www.olympiafriends.com
FREE! "Healthy Black Lives" in Tacoma:
Get insurance enrollment help, as well as free health and dental screenings, at this special event. Learn about qualifying for low cost health coverage and have fun doing it, as the informational meeting also includes live entertainment, youth activities and dinner. Sunday, January 25th, 2-6pm. Contact Edie Jeffers at 253-798-2853, 253-405-6822 (call/text) or firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Sunday, January 25th, 2-6pm
Topping Boys & Girls Club, 3875 S. 66th St., Tacoma
253-798-2853, email@example.com www.tpchd.org
GET TICKETS NOW! An Evening with Danny Glover in Tacoma:
Actor, producer and humanitarian Danny Glover, currently a UNICEF Ambassador, will speak on a number of topics Sunday, January 25th, 7:30. He has advocated for access to health care and economic programs in the United States and around the world. Tickets are $19, $29, $35 and $49, with a meet-and-greet add-on for $40. Call 253-591-5894 or see www.broadwaycenter.org.
Sunday, January 25th, 7:30pm
Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway #700, Tacoma