Music at the Library – Instrument Appreciation – Milton/Edgewood

At the library in Milton/Edgewood in Suprise Lake Square, on Thursday October 6th at 4pm, enjoy a personal experience with a stringed instrument. 

You will be able to explore various stringed instruments, courtesy of the Seattle Symphony Music Discovery Center staff. 

So, pick upk a violin, or other instruments, pluck a string or use a bow to enjoy the music you make yourself.


Fife Harvest Festival

October 1st, all day in Fife is presenting its annual Harvest Festival.  There are all day events, FREE kids activities and Chili Feed – that CAN’T be a bad thing!!  The day’s schedule starts with a pancake breakfast at 7:30, has a Locomotive Tour at 12:30, Chili feed at 4:30 and fireworks at 8pm.  Click HERE for a schedule of events! 

This promises to be a great family friendly event for all. 

Broadway Center for Performing Arts – FREE Event!

On Saturday and Sunday, October 8-9th, the Broadway Center for Peforming Arts in Downtown Tacoma is offering a smorgasbord of events from puppets to philharmonic music in the Broadway Theater District. 

This event is totally FREE!  But you do need to register for a wristband pass.  Click HERE for schedule of events and to register for your pass. 

If you have kids who like plays or music or if you are just tired of hearing “Im bored”, then this is a solution for you!! 

Music at the Library – Instrument Appreciation – Key Center (KPN)

At the Key Center Library on Lakebay, On Monday October 10th, 11am, feel free to explore stringed instruments courtesy of the Seattle Symphony Music Discovery Staff. 

Pick up a Violin, or other instrument and enjoy the hands on feel of making your own music.  Pluck a string or pull a bow, either way its a good time!

Pierce County Farm Tours

This farm tour is supported by WSU Cooperative Campus and include the following farms in the

Puyallup Valley:

  • Terry’s Berries
  • Picha Farms
  • Moon Farm & Puyallup Valley Jam Factory (YUM!)
  • Spooner Farms

Orting/Eatonville/Roy Farms

  • Scholz Farms
  • Tahoma Farms
  • Stringtown Farms and Winery
  • Wilcox Farms

Ive been to most of these places at one time or another to pick berries or pumpkins and they are a ton of fun!  On October 1st from 10am -4pm, take a tour for FREE of all these farms and learn how they bring us the most wonderful food!  Download the guide HERE for more information about the farms and the fun you can have there.