WEST AFRICAN DANCE CLASS
Tuesday, March 6, 7 p.m.
Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center, 734 Pacific Ave., Tacoma
West African Dance Class, with Etienne Capko, captures love, joy, sorrow, courage and all other emotions that can be expressed through rhythmic movement. Join TUPAC every Tuesday, as they move the heart and soul through West African dance. Originally from Beni, Capko is the director and lead choreographer/dancer of Gansango Music and Dance. Capko has been building his repertoire of traditional and modern dance for more than 30 years. As director of Gansango Music and Dance, Capko leads the company’s work with dozens of public libraries, schools and independent arts agencies locally and nationally to make performances of dance and music from Africa available to a wide range of audiences. For information, visit tacomaupac.org.
DRAWING NIGHT AT SLATER MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Tuesday, March 6, 6 p.m.
Slater Museum of Natural History, University of Puget Sound, Thompson Hall Room 295, Tacoma
Join us for an evening of sketching an unusual part of our collection — the pickled critters. Alcoholic specimens include reptiles, amphibians, fish, bats and some invertebrates. If there are any particular species that you would like to draw, e-mail us with your request. Please bring your own supplies. With artists’ permission, we may also ask to scan some of your works to be used in our promotional materials. This event is for visitors 15 years and over. Admission is free, but space is limited. Please RSVP by commenting the Facebook page or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. For information, visit www.facebook.com/events/2021675231421237/
Friday, March 9, 7 p.m.
Feast Arts Center, 1402 S. 11th St., Tacoma
March 9s Tripod will feature Mark Monlux showing images of his Monster cards, Jori Adkins showing her Historic Tacoma Buildings Coloring Book, and Chris Bivins sharing his newly published book of the alphabet. Tripod Slide Shows are held monthly on the third Friday from 7-8:30 p.m. They are not really “slides” but are images shown on a digital projector. Organized by Lynn Di Nino, this entertainment is free. For information, visit www.facebook.com/events/148392969179568/
PSYCHIC ARTS FAIRE
Saturday, March 10, noon-5:30 p.m.
Mystic Sanctuary, 8415 Steilacoom Blvd. S.W., Lakewood
Come and enjoy a day of readings, energy work, crafts and adornments. Grab a cup of tea and seek out your favorite reader and their wares. There will be tarot and oracle readers, crystal and astrology readings, angel readers, throwing the bones, psychometry, mediumship, energy workers and much more. For information visit www.mysticshoppe.com.
TACOMA GO CLUB
Sunday, March 11, 3 p.m.
TerraCrux Games, 760 Commerce St., Tacoma
Come and learn to play Go. The purpose of the Tacoma Go Club is to foster knowledge and appreciation of the game and art of Go in the United States of America through publicizing the game of Go; to encourage and assist in game activities and education; to promote tournaments, seminars, professional tours, congresses and improvement of individual game skills throughout the region and nation; and to encourage intercultural and international goodwill through related activities. For information, visit www.facebook.com/Tacoma-Go-Club-165349400149672/