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2015


March 2015
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Visit our Tacoma History Museum … and enjoy our exhibit

Our next exhibit:“Golf in Tacoma”

Begins March 29

Sponsored by Dr. Jerry V. Ramsey and Richard Sims.

July 2015
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Tuesday, July 14

6 to 8 pm
Opening reception for new exhibit
at Tacoma history museum

 

“Spanning Tacoma: Bridges and Connections”


Friday, July 17, & Saturday, July 18 

 Fort Nisqually Time Travelers, Tacoma Cemetery and Tacoma Historical Society present

Living History Cemetery Tour
2015

 253-472-3369

 4801 South Tacoma Way

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Tuesday, July 28

 Booksigning & reception for new book

 

“Rising Up From Tacoma’s
Twenty-One Disasters and Defeats

With Deb Freedman

 

Tacoma Historical Society Museum, 6-8 pm

October 2015
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Monday, October 12

7 pm

Murray Board Room

Wheelock Student Center

University of Puget Sound

 Brian Kamens
Supervisor of Tacoma Public
Library’s Northwest Room
 

“Tacoma Public Library – From Its Beginnings to Today”

November 2015
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Monday, November 9

7 pm

Murray Board Room

Wheelock Student Center

University of Puget Sound

 Dennis Engel

Washington State Department of Transportation engineer 

 “The Other Woman – Building the 2007 Tacoma Narrows Bridge”

December 2015
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Monday, December 7

7 pm
Murray Board Room
Wheelock Student Center
University of Puget Sound
Bill Lokey
How the carrier Lexington kept
Tacoma from going dark


Save the date ...

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015 
Ninth Annual Destiny Dinner
Foss Waterway Seaport, Tacoma


The Landmark Series of local history talks is a cooperative effort of the Senior University program of the Franke Tobey Jones retirement community and Tacoma Historical Society. Programs are generally scheduled for 3:30 p.m. on the second Thursday. The programs are free and open to the public.

Franke Tobey Jones Retirement Community is at
5340 North Bristol St. in Tacoma.

( 253-752-6621 )

To download a schedule of programs at
retirement centers,
click here ...


 Heritage Series highlights Tacoma-area History 

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The Heritage Series of local history talks is a cooperative effort of the Peoples Retirement Community and Tacoma Historical Society.

Programs are generally scheduled for 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday.

Peoples Retirement Community
is at  1720 E. 67th St., Tacoma
(253-474-1741)

To download a schedule of programs at
retirement centers,
click here ...


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