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New pool at People’s Community Center now open daily

September 27, 2016

Hundreds celebrated Saturday at official grand opening ceremony Everyone’s invited to enjoy the warm, sparkling water of the newly opened... Read More
Oct. 12 Point Defiance Park road closure

September 27, 2016

Expect traffic detours between 5 a.m. and 6 p.m. Oct. 12 in Point Defiance Park to allow delivery and setup of a construction crane needed to build... Read More
Obe Quarless and Caribbean Connection to play Saturday at People’s Community Center

September 23, 2016

Steel pan virtuoso Obe Quarless and his band, Caribbean Connection, will entertain Saturday with high energy, danceable calypso and soca music at S... Read More
Metro Parks Today: September 2016

September 9, 2016

The end of summer is traditionally the end of Metro Parks’ “high season,” but take a look around the park district, and you&r... Read More
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park accredited for another five years following rigorous review

September 9, 2016

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park was granted another five-year accreditation Thursday by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums during the group&rsquo... Read More
All invited to celebrate the new People’s Community Center pool Sept. 24

September 8, 2016

Afternoon open house features free tour and swimming sessions Everyone’s welcome to the Saturday, Sept. 24, open house and celebration fo... Read More
Help Metro Parks improve traffic flow, parking at Point Defiance Park

September 8, 2016

First of several public meetings begins at 6 p.m. Sept. 29 in the Pagoda; public input needed With more than 3 million visits to Point Defianc... Read More
Online archive to showcase some of Metro Parks’ art works, cultural artifacts

September 7, 2016

Site features photos, descriptions of historic structures, memorials, and art in parks, facilities   Ever wonder about the origin of the sta... Read More
Metro Parks seeks lead artist for Eastside Community Center

September 7, 2016

Application deadline is midnight on October 11 Metro Parks Tacoma is seeking a lead artist and/or team to work on the  Eastside Community C... Read More
Fields at Baltimore, Optimist parks to reopen this month

September 7, 2016

Healthy turf now replaces soils contaminated by the former Asarco smelter Neighbors of two, small neighborhood parks in Tacoma’s north a... Read More

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