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Mother’s Day activities, Key Peninsula community fair, art studio tour, music and more happenings this weekend

Post by Mary Anderson / The News Tribune on May 12, 2012 at 8:00 am with No Comments »
May 12, 2012 8:05 am

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It’s Mother’s Day this weekend here are a few family friendly activities:

Shelton Elk’s Mother’s Day Breakfast 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 12, Shelton Elks Club No. 2467, S.E. 741 Craig Road, Shelton. Free for moms, $5 adults, $3 ages 12 and younger.

Mother’s Day Tea 1 p.m. May 12, White River Valley Museum, 918 H St. S.E., Auburn. $12 per person. 253-288-7439,

Free Mother’s Day Arts & Crafts 9 a.m. -6 p.m. May 11, Umpqua Bank, 11821 Canyon Road E., Puyallup. 253-926-4050,

Here’s what’s happening in the community:

Annual Key Peninsula Livable Community Fair More than 40 nonprofits and service organizations serving the Key Peninsula, from the Fresh Food Revolution Co-op to TOPS and Communities in Schools of Peninsula to the Key Peninsula Sportsmen’s Club, will share information and resources, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 12, Key Peninsula Civic Center, 17010 S. Vaughn Road Kp N, Vaughn. Free, family friendly event. 253-884-3456,

Enumclaw Artist’s Studio Tour, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 12, Arts Alive Center for the Arts Gallery, 1429 Cole St., Enumclaw.

Pike Place Market Flower Festival 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 13, Pike Place Market’s North Arcade and DownUnder, Pike Place and Stewart Street, Seattle.

Music around the sound:

South Sound Classical Choir Spring Concert 7 p.m. May 12, Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 2306 Milton Way, Milton. Free. 253-507-4183,

Mother’s Day Tribute Concert 4 p.m. May 13, Mountain View Funeral Home & Memorial Park, 4100 Steilacoom Blvd. S.W., Lakewood. Free 253-584-0252.

Check out the area’s nightlife:

Tacoma, The Back Porch Blues Band (blues, 9 p.m.). 253-471-9892.

CHARLIE’S RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE Puyallup, karaoke, (9 p.m.). 253-845-0588.

THE HARMON Tacoma, Diamond Dust Band (rock, 9 p.m.). 253-683-4606.

JOHNNY’S AT FIFE, karaoke/open mic (9 p.m.). 253-922-6686.

ROCK THE DOCK PUB AND GRILL Tacoma. Steve Cooley and the Dangerfields (blues, 9 p.m.) . 253-272-5004.

THE SWISS Tacoma, Kry (rock, 9 p.m.). 253-572-2821.

THUNDERBIRD TRADING POST Tacoma, karaoke/open mic (9 p.m.). 253-531-9595.

VARSITY GRILL Tacoma, karaoke (8 p.m.). 253-627-1229.

WESTGATE BAR AND GRILL Tacoma, Rock ‘n’ Roll Magic (rock ‘n’ roll, 8:24 p.m.). 253-756-7072.

Tacoma, Sen Dog with the Literates, The DRP, The Sindicate, Mending Hope and more (rap, 7 p.m.). 253-564-0149.

DAWSON’S BAR AND GRILL Tacoma, Tim Hall Band (rock, 8 p.m.). 253-476-1421.

STONEGATE Tacoma, Stongators (hard rock, 9 p.m.). 253-472-7493.

THUNDERBIRD TRADING POST Tacoma, karaoke/open mic (9 p.m.). 253-531-9595.

WESTGATE BAR AND GRILL Tacoma, Round Mound of Sound (karaoke, 9 p.m.). 253-756-7072.

For more ideas go to The News Tribune calendar

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