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LeMay Marymount, car shows, barbecues, kids’ summer reading kick off and more happenings this weekend

Post by Mary Anderson / The News Tribune on June 16, 2012 at 8:00 am |
June 15, 2012 4:06 pm

LeMay Hall at the Marymount Academy complex in Spanaway, Russ Carmack, staff photographer

Don’t forget it Father’s Day this weekend, here are a few activities to check out:

Father’s Day Car Show and Barbecue 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 17, Mountain View Funeral Home & Memorial Park, 4100 Steilacoom Blvd. S.W., Lakewood. Free. 253-584-0252, mountainviewtacoma.com.

Father’s Day Fun – Make Monoculars 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 16, LOTT’s WET Science Center, 500 Adams St. N.E., Olympia. Free. wetsciencecenter.org.

Vintage Cars & BBQ Picnic Lunch at LeMay Family Collection, Marymount Event Center, 325 152nd St. E., Tacoma. Dads get to tour the LeMay Collection at Marymount for only $5 on Sunday, June 17. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Here are a few community events:

Hilltop Artists Spring Glass Sale Art created by students, arrive at 9 a.m. to pick up numbered entrance ticket, 10 a.m-1 p.m. June 16, Jason Lee Middle School, 602 N. Sprague Ave., Tacoma. 253-571-7670.

Swap & Flea at Cheney Stadium bargain hunters have fun, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 16, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 17, Cheney Stadium, 2502 S. Tyler St., Tacoma. $1. 206-790-2505.

2012 Olympic Air Show 9 a.m.-5 p.m. June 16-17, Olympic Flight Museum, 7637 Old Highway 99 S.E., Olympia. $15 at the gate, $12 online. 360-705-3925, olympicflightmuseum.com.

Thurston County Amateur BBQ Cook Off Semifinal 11 a.m.-5 p.m. June 16, Hawks Prairie Home Furnishings, 8221 Martin Way E, Lacey. Free. 360-754-2868, afabworld.org.

Take the kids out for these:

Summer Reading Club Kickoff Featuring Bakra Bata 1-4 p.m. June 16, Main Library, 1102 Tacoma Ave. S., Tacoma. Free.

Youth Marine Center Grand Opening and Sea Scout Centennial 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 16, Youth Marine Center, 820 E. D St., Tacoma. Free. youthmarinefoundation.org.

For more ideas go to The News Tribune calendar

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