It’s a great weekend for big, free fun!!
I’m still adding a few events and details, but I didn’t want to wait a second longer to get this up for you! Check back at about 9AM for updates. Have a great one!
Many Farmer’s Markets are now open. Find your fresh here!
See, “Kids’ Club,” for details. Check out their, “Camp creativity,” events, too!
It’s Moon’s First Friends at most locations
South King County
PAW Patrol is back in town! They’re visiting the toy store for a send-off party as Season 7 wraps filming and the crew breaks for summer. Get a photo with CHASE, MARSHALL, SKYE, and RYDER! 1-4pm
Big, small town fun! Also Sunday
Free bike helmet fittings while supplies last, fire truck tours, and much more
Free and open to the public; fill out the waiver in advance
Get ready for 45 minutes of hands-on fun and engaging activities as you learn about the planets and the basic principals that govern our solar system. 2pm for ages 5-10
Visit the HCC Mast Center at Redondo The center and its touch tanks of sea critters are free and open to the public every Saturday from 10-2
Puyallup/South Hill/Orting/Greater Pierce
** On these days only, fishing licenses are not required.Bring the Whole Family! Fish, BBQ, Picnic in the Park, Kids Playground, Horse Shoes, Bad Mitten & Swimming. Shop from our General Store.$5 Day~Use Fee per Person $5 Boat Launch Fee
Left Foot Farm in Eatonville Is Hosting Farm Tours Throughout The Summer! 20.00/family; link has details
Drop by Job Carr Cabin Museum for their monthly Craft Saturday event. Activities are designed for children ages 3-9 and their families.
Today they’ll have a variety of scavenger hunts available for all ages to explore Old Town Park and the Old Town Tacoma neighborhood. Admission to the Museum and all events are “pay as you can.”
Free donuts and crafts
Special activities included with admission It’s a train theme today!
Grab your fishing pole and enjoy the Washington State’s Free Fishing Weekend.
No license will be required to fish or gather shellfish in any waters open to fishing in Washington State on June 8 & 9.
Visit the Point Defiance Marina Complex for:
– Fishing and boating tutorials every hour on the hour from 11 am-5 pm
– Special deals on hot dogs
– Free boating hand-outs
– Discounts on boat rentals (75% off boat and motor rentals) Limited to availability.
Please note: While no licenses are required on Free Fishing Weekend, other rules such as size limits, bag limits and closures will still be in effect. Anglers will also be required to complete a catch record card for any salmon, steelhead or sturgeon caught.
Join Tacoma Nature Center staff at the Eastside Community Center for a monthly nature program and learn about plants and animals, create fun crafts, and go outside to observe nature. $1.00/person or join the Eastside Family Nature Club for $20 and participate for free for the whole year!
Second Saturdays from 2-3 pm
Check in at the reception desk at Eastside Community Center
Anime Club at the Main Branch for ages 13 and up
Two weekends full of activities, games, crafts, seminars and giveaways!
June 8 and 9, 15 and 16:
* Free catch and release pond from 1-4 both days
* Free photo download with fishing theme
* Free “Nibbles and Bites” magazine to the first 100 at the pond
* Free “Gone Fishing” tin door hangers for the first 75 kids at the fish pond each day
* Saturday Only! Free stress fish to the first 100 kids at the pond
* Free “First Fish” certificate to the first 100 kids at the fish pond
* “Let’s Go Fishing” hanging bobber craft from 1-4 both days.
Let’s Play Shows at Olympia Family Theater Short shows perfect for the youngest audiences Aesop’s Fables today and Sunday