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Tacoma City Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’ coming to Federal Way

Tacoma City Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’ coming to Federal Way

Enjoy sugar plum teas before every matinee performance.

Tacoma City Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’ coming to Federal Way
This book is sure to put you in the Christmas mood

This book is sure to put you in the Christmas mood

You thought you knew what was inside the box. Though it was wrapped, you could tell what it was. You shook it, upended it and… Continue reading

This book is sure to put you in the Christmas mood
‘Hidden Gems: Sister City 25th Anniversary Photo Exhibit’ showcases art from Japan, Federal Way

‘Hidden Gems: Sister City 25th Anniversary Photo Exhibit’ showcases art from Japan, Federal Way

Federal Way Arts Commission to host opening ceremony on Nov. 29 of the week-long exhibit.

‘Hidden Gems: Sister City 25th Anniversary Photo Exhibit’ showcases art from Japan, Federal Way
Science-minded readers will love ‘Never Home Alone’

Science-minded readers will love ‘Never Home Alone’

Ahhhhh, a quiet night at home. You’ve been promising yourself that for a long time. A nice dinner. Maybe a movie, or soft music and… Continue reading

Science-minded readers will love ‘Never Home Alone’
The perfect book to read while snuggling

The perfect book to read while snuggling

A dog says “woof.” Cats meow, horses neigh, cows go “Mooooo,” sheep say “Baaaaaaa,” and chicks peep-peep-peep. Every animal around the world, from living room… Continue reading

The perfect book to read while snuggling
Photos, maps, fun facts make this book addicting

Photos, maps, fun facts make this book addicting

You know? Of course you do, because you’re no dummy. You’re on top of things, ear to the ground, you make it your business to… Continue reading

Photos, maps, fun facts make this book addicting
You’ll want to read ‘Dracul’ with the lights on

You’ll want to read ‘Dracul’ with the lights on

It was just a little scratch. You wouldn’t have even noticed it, except for the blood — and there was a lot of that. A… Continue reading

You’ll want to read ‘Dracul’ with the lights on
This book will help you talk about death with loved ones

This book will help you talk about death with loved ones

There’s plenty of food for all. You can see that, and it smells delicious. Your dinner companions are strangers no more, especially since you’ve had… Continue reading

This book will help you talk about death with loved ones
Halloween-themed books to make your howl

Halloween-themed books to make your howl

It’s not the weather that keeps your eyes open these days. It’s not the paper skeletons that appear in your neighbor’s windows or the pumpkins… Continue reading

Halloween-themed books to make your howl
‘November Road’ is the nail-biter you’ve been looking for

‘November Road’ is the nail-biter you’ve been looking for

Catch me, if you can! And the chase began, one of you the pursuer, the other pursued, racing through park or playground, across the yard,… Continue reading

‘November Road’ is the nail-biter you’ve been looking for
‘A Healing Justice’ should be on your bookshelf

‘A Healing Justice’ should be on your bookshelf

Your pup is a pretty respectable watch dog. If anyone merely considers walking by your house, it doesn’t go unnoticed. And if someone actually dares… Continue reading

‘A Healing Justice’ should be on your bookshelf
Don’t Miss gardening guru Ciscoe Morris at Federal Way

Don’t Miss gardening guru Ciscoe Morris at Federal Way

Upcoming events in Federal Way.

  • Oct 6, 2018
Don’t Miss gardening guru Ciscoe Morris at Federal Way
Sweet story conceals nail biting thriller

Sweet story conceals nail biting thriller

A kid’s gotta do what a kid’s gotta do. If it’s your responsibility — real or perceived — you need to make things happen. You… Continue reading

Sweet story conceals nail biting thriller
This creepy tale will keep you turning the pages

This creepy tale will keep you turning the pages

Your future was laid out before. It’s all set. You have plans, and a method to execute them. Each step of your journey will progress… Continue reading

This creepy tale will keep you turning the pages
No footnotes needed: Centerstage presents William Shakespeare romp

No footnotes needed: Centerstage presents William Shakespeare romp

Theatre kicks off season with “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged).”

No footnotes needed: Centerstage presents William Shakespeare romp
Some days, it’s good to feel needed

Some days, it’s good to feel needed

Some days, you just need a hug. Other days, you only want to be left alone to think your thoughts, gather your feelings, and miss… Continue reading

Some days, it’s good to feel needed
Don’t miss the United States Army Field Band at Federal Way PAEC

Don’t miss the United States Army Field Band at Federal Way PAEC

The U.S. Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus will tell the story of America’s Army during free event.

Don’t miss the United States Army Field Band at Federal Way PAEC
Engaging trees speaker series to launch this fall

Engaging trees speaker series to launch this fall

Talks will highlight the cultural importance of trees in local communities.

  • Sep 17, 2018
Engaging trees speaker series to launch this fall
Federal Way calendar: Women’s self-defense workshop, toastmasters and more

Federal Way calendar: Women’s self-defense workshop, toastmasters and more

WED., SEPT. 19 Congressional forum: The Mirror is hosting a public forum featuring candidates for the 9th Congressional District who will appear on the 2018… Continue reading

  • Sep 15, 2018
Federal Way calendar: Women’s self-defense workshop, toastmasters and more
Answers may be hard to come

Answers may be hard to come

You’re on the edge of your chair. Curiosity is almost killing you; there’s something you need to know but knowledge may be impossible. Truth may… Continue reading

Answers may be hard to come