November happenings | Federal Way Community Calendar

St. Luke’s Theatre Company is performing “Cinderella” this month.

Rogers and Hammerstein’s musical Cinderella: Presented by St. Luke’s Theatre Company. The show runs Nov. 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, and 19. Friday and Saturday evening performances are at 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. Performances take place at St. Luke’s Church, 515 S. 312th St., Federal Way. Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased online at or at the door prior to each performance.

Author book signing at Barnes and Noble: “The Hardest Year: A Love Story in Letters During the Vietnam War,” by Carole and William Wagener, Nov. 11, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at 31325 Pacific Highway South, Federal Way.

Jazz LIVE at Marine View: Nov. 12 featuring the Dmitri Matheny at 5 p.m. at the Marine View Church, 8469 Eastside Drive Northeast, Tacoma.

Senior Advisory Commission Open House: Join the Senior Advisory Commission and the Arts Commission on Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Federal Way Community Center, 876 S. 333rd St., Federal Way.

Federal Way Chamber of Commerce Gala: Nov. 18 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. For tickets and info, visit

Hot off the presses: The Federal Way Mirror invites you to join the paper from 1-2:30 p.m. Nov. 21 at Poverty Bay Café for informal conversation and coffee. You’ll be able to ask the newspaper staff about their work or talk about issues affecting the region, such as homelessness, addiction and development, all while supporting a local business and the work of nonprofit FUSION to serve families in need. Poverty Bay Café is located at 1108 S. 322nd Place in Federal Way, north of Celebration Park. Questions? Email

Home Movie Day at the Library: From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 25. Digitize your home movies and chat with film and video archivists from Moving Image Preservation of Puget Sound. Get expert advice on how to protect these valuable memories. The library is located at 34200 1st Way South, Federal Way.

Paws with a Cause Painting Party: Paint a portrait of a local pet from a shelter to help them get adopted from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. The library is located at 34200 1st Way South, Federal Way.

Sleeping Beauty: A Holiday Panto written by Vince Brady and produced by Centerstage Theatre. Peformances open on Nov. 26 and close Dec. 17, with no performance on Dec. 1. Located at 3200 SW Dash Point Road.

Heritage Center Annual Holiday Open House “Come (re) Experience Christmas of the 1960’s”: Join the Historical Society December 16 from 1-3 p.m. at the Steel Lake Annex Park.

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