A campaign to help Washington kids go from fearing — and sometimes flunking — math and science to embracing careers that require technical skills is celebrating its first anniversary this week. So far, nonprofit Washington STEM has given out $3 million for programs that will reach about 16,000 children around the state, and is reporting modest, but measurable progress.
Pintxo, the trendy Tapas Bar in Belltown, is celebrating its second anniversary on Sunday, May 6. And to honor the occasion, Pintxo will offer free paella to the first fifty guests, food and drink specials and its Second Annual Bacon Wrapped Date eating challenge.
As Seattle Center celebrates its Golden Anniversary of the World’s Fair starting this Saturday, April 21, the Space Needle is getting an anniversary paint job.
The Seattle Center Monorail is celebrating 50 years of service on Saturday, March 24, with on-train tours, kids’ activities, prizes and Elvis!
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Titanic’s epic voyage, The 5th Avenue Theatre is presenting a concert as grand and beautiful as the Ship of Dreams it celebrates: Titanic: The Concert, April 13 – 15 in Seattle.
You’re invited to help Seattle’s Century Ballroom celebrate 15 years of memories and dreams come true! Come for three nights of fun dancing, dining, and diversions February 24 – 26.
Locally owned Homeward Pet Adoption Center is one of Washington’s largest no-kill animal shelters. They’re celebrating 22 years and 19,000 animals rescued! Help make a difference in an animal’s life by donating to their Anniversary Fund, or adopting a new pet on their special Adoption Day!
During my holiday shopping in a Seattle-based Nordstrom, I was asked if I wanted a Nordstrom debit card. Talking with the friendly customer service agent Lori, I learned a lot about what the debit card is… what it’s not… and the benefits of having one… just in case I can’t resist one more pair of shoes.
Northwest icon and Seattle kids’ favorite clown, J.P. Patches, will be live on TV once again this Wednesday, December 14 on Channel 9, KCTS.
According to the Seattle Times, the families of the four Lakewood police officers slain two years ago are hosting a Food Drive in their memory on Tuesday, November 29.