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Spring Garden Tour And Lunch

Don’t miss your chance to visit Chase Garden on Tuesday May 23, 11am-1pm! The Heritage League of Pierce County invites you to our spring member event. Meet at Chase Garden at 11am for a 1-hour tour, followed by a networking lunch. Our tour guides will discuss the heritage and horticulture of the 4.5 acre garden…
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Annual Meeting February 4th!

We are gearing up for our annual meeting, and are once again so pleased to be hosted by the Washington State History Museum. Please join us February 4th at 9am for coffee and donuts, gratefully provided by House of Donuts! The meeting will begin at 9:45am with review of previous year minutes, adoption of 2017…
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A December to Remember

The Heritage League of Pierce County has just mailed out annual renewal forms, please be sure to return those. And REMEMBER to include in your return any and all nominations for our annual awards. There are different categories to choose from, and plenty of ways to recognize the great work going on in this community. How else can…
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Fall Workshop: Create Great Exhibitions on a Shoe-String Budget!

Join us on October 20th at the Washington State History Museum for an interesting, inspiring, creative workshop on how to make exhibits really sing without costing you a fortune. Molly Wilmoth has arranged for Chris Erlich and Gwen Whitting to give Heritage League of Pierce County members and their staff and affiliates an abbreviated version…
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Take me out to the Ball Game!

The Heritage League of Pierce County is excited about our upcoming summer program focused on the Sports Heritage of our fair county! On Monday, June 20th, we will meet at 3pm at the Shanaman Sports Museum, located inside the Tacoma Dome. Curator Marc Blau will give Heritage League of Pierce County members and their friends,…
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Upcoming Workshop!

Most museums struggle to process all the artifacts we care for in our collection, organize and promote all the events that engage our public, and create the kind of exhibitions and activities that enhance visitors’ experience. What if we could have the dedicated effort of smart, enthusiastic young people to help us? Interns from local…
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Gearing up for our annual meeting!

This time of the year is so special at the Heritage League of Pierce County. All of our member organizations are doing fun holiday themed events as the weather turns colder. No need to travel far to experience some wonderful things, so stay local and stay involved! We post most of those events to our…
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Walking Tour of Historic Tacoma!

On Thursday, August 20th, starting at 12:30 at the Northwest Room of the Tacoma Public Library, members of the Heritage League of Pierce County and their affiliates are invited to gather for a walking tour of historic Tacoma, led by our own Karen Haas. The tour of that facility will be from 12:30 to 1:30pm.…
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