Native arts exhibit featured
at Washington State History Museum
Enjoy the beauty of "In the Spirit: Native Arts Exhibit," on display at the Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. Also check out the exhibit "Ernest Oglby Punkweiler and the Fabulous Miraculous Time Intrusionator," at the museum through Jan. 5. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays; admission is $6 students and military, $7 seniors, $8 adults. Information: 888-238-4373, washingtonhistory.org.
Local artists display their works
at Tacoma Mountaineers Hall
Discover the talents of local artists at the Fine Arts and Crafts Summer Show. See the works of 15 fine arts and craft artisans form 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sunday at the Tacoma Mountaineers Hall, 2303 N. 30th St., Tacoma. Admission is free.
Little Bill and the Blue Notes
play Johnny's Dock in Tacoma
Come out and enjoy some good old rhythm and blues music when Little Bill and the Blue Notes comes to Johnny's Dock, 1900 E. D St., Tacoma. The group, founded in the 1950s and known for the hit "I Don't Know What It Is," still plays favorites. They will play from 5-8 p.m. Sunday. There is no cover charge.
Relive 1800s with a visit
to Fort Nisqually museum
Explore a 19th-century fort and learn about the Hudson's Bay Company era at Fort Nisqually Living History Museum in Point Defiance Park. The current exhibit, "Archaeology at Fort Nisqually," features fragments of plates and tea cups, bottles, toys and game pieces, and other material recovered from both the 1833 and the 1843 fort sites. Get a glimpse into the lives of the people who made up the first European settlement on Puget Sound.
Hours are 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through Sept. 1. Admission is $6.50 adults; $5 active military/spouse, seniors 65 and older, students; $4 ages 4-17; and free for ages 3 and younger, except when noted. For more information, call 253-591-5339 or go to fortnisqually.org.
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