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January 2021

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Jan
1

2nd Cycle’s Slo + Socially Distant Rides

January 1
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:00 am on Friday, repeating until January 15, 2021


1205 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Tacoma, WA 98405 United States

We invite you to join no one for a #SLOWANDSOCIALLYDISTANT Ride! These virtual events will take place on the second and fourth Friday of the month (or any convenient time for you to ride) until our regular shop rides can resume. Simply choose your own comfortable route (or use one we've shared in the event discussion) and go for a bike ride by yourself, following the #gimmesixfeet rule of thumb for interaction. Share a photo or video with us here…

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Jan
2

Cheney Stadium Blood Drive

January 2

2502 S. Tyler St.
Tacoma, WA 98405

Cheney Stadium Blood Drive - December 29, 30 and January 2! The annual anticipation of snow leaves Bloodworks with one thought: are we prepared to meet the local blood need? Through any weather, our community depends on all of us to survive the next emergency or trauma. You can help our preparedness plan by making your next appointment and making your next one in 56 days – make it a habit. Find a Pop-Up Donor Center near you to book…

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Jan
4

HAC Virtual Weekly Updates

January 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely


1116 Earnest S Brazill St
Tacoma, WA 98405 United States

In response to the COVID-19 virus, and out of an abundance of caution, HAC has been holding virtual Monthly ​Community Meetings via Facebook Live each 3rd Monday at 6 PM. We know how important it is for you to stay up-to-date with Hilltop news, resources and community concerns. To meet this need, HAC is holding Virtual Weekly Updates Mondays at 6 PM via Facebook Live. Meet HAC Special Guests and hear about local businesses and organizations that serve Hilltop. Please…

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Jan
5

Books on Tap and Tacoma Reads 2020

January 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join library staff to discuss this true story about the immigration experience in the United States. This unforgettable memoir from a prize-winning poet about growing up undocumented in the United States recounts the sorrows and joys of a family torn apart by draconian policies and chronicles one young man’s attempt to build a future in a nation that denies his existence. “You were not a ghost even though an entire country was scared of you. No one in this story…

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Jan
6

Tacoma Reads: Children of the Land Discussion

January 6 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a librarian led discussion of Marcelo Hernandez Castillo's, Children of the Land. About the book: This unforgettable memoir from a prize-winning poet about growing up undocumented in the United States recounts the sorrows and joys of a family torn apart by draconian policies and chronicles one young man’s attempt to build a future in a nation that denies his existence. “You were not a ghost even though an entire country was scared of you. No one in…

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Jan
7

The Black Robe Podcast

January 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 25, 2021


WA United States

The Black Robe Podcast is the online messenger of Pierce County’s Black/African descent community. Hosts Carol Mitchell and Anzhane Slaughter are women of color and social influencers in their respective demographics. Baby Boomers and Millenials alike will enjoy their lively, inter-generational dialogue, their commentary on current events, their provocative interviews with justice system leaders and activists, and their timely information about upcoming social justice events and activities. Each week, Mitchell and Slaughter advance their case for equity and justice, then…

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Jan
8

Layoff Assistance Session

January 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

WA United States

Facing a layoff, furlough, or job loss? WorkSource Pierce is here to help! Attend our free online Layoff Assistance Session to learn about benefits and resources available to you in Pierce County. Topics covered in the session include: Unemployment benefits and how to file for assistance What to do about health care and/or retirement benefits Expanding your job skills through training and educational programs Career guidance, job search assistance, and other resources at no cost to you More information and…

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Jan
9

Tacoma Reads: Dreamers Craft and Community Roundtable with Marcelo Hernandez Castillo

January 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Description Join author Marcelo Hernandez Castillo for a reading of Yuyi Morales’ picture book Dreamers. The reading will be followed by an opportunity for community members to share their own immigration stories and dreams. Kids will learn how to make tissue paper flowers inspired by Dreamers. Craft supplies will be available for pickup one week prior to the event. Suitable for: Baby & Preschool Grades K-5 Registration is required. Please sign up for the number of craft kits you would…

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Jan
9

Tacoma Reads: A Conversation with Marcelo Hernandez Castillo Hosted by Mayor Woodards

January 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Tacoma Public Library and the City of Tacoma for our keynote Tacoma Reads event, a conversation with author of Children of the Land Marcelo Hernandez Castillo and Mayor Victoria Woodards. Children of the Land is an unforgettable memoir from a prize-winning poet about growing up undocumented in the United States. The novel recounts the sorrows and joys of a family torn apart by draconian policies and chronicles one young man’s attempt to build a future in a nation that…

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Jan
11

HAC Virtual Weekly Updates

January 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Monday, repeating indefinitely


1116 Earnest S Brazill St
Tacoma, WA 98405 United States

In response to the COVID-19 virus, and out of an abundance of caution, HAC has been holding virtual Monthly ​Community Meetings via Facebook Live each 3rd Monday at 6 PM. We know how important it is for you to stay up-to-date with Hilltop news, resources and community concerns. To meet this need, HAC is holding Virtual Weekly Updates Mondays at 6 PM via Facebook Live. Meet HAC Special Guests and hear about local businesses and organizations that serve Hilltop. Please…

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