Events Calendar

Sunday, May 22

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Mini Maestros Concert Series: "Peter and the Wolf"

Time: 2:30 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

We welcome families to come hear Prokofiev's timeless favorite performed by Tacoma Symphony Orchestra, directed by Sarah Ioannides and narrated by David Fischer. The program also will include a guest appearance by Tacoma Youth Chorus Chamber Choir singing music written by Judy Harrington. Peter and the Wolf tells the story of a young boy living with his grandfather in a forest clearing, and the adventures he and his animal friends experience when a wolf comes from the meadow through the garden gate…

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Monday, May 23

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Tuesday, May 24

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Wednesday, May 25

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Thursday, May 26

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Friday, May 27

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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Excellence in Action-Staff Recognition Luncheon

Time: 11:30 a.m. Location: Memorial Fieldhouse

We plan to party in style. And in color! Wear your favorite, colorful party gear from the ’70s, ’80s, or ’90s—think big collars, tubular neons, geometric shapes, totally rad prints, feather boas, groovy hats… we know you've got 'em! We'll be sharing photos of our favorite outfits on Instagram with #LoggerSRL. P.S. This is President Thomas's last Staff Recognition Luncheon with us. Let's show RonThom a Logger celebration to remember! 

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Saturday, May 28

Exhibit: Murray Johnson Collection on the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, 1946–1978

Time: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. Location: Collins Memorial Library, Second Floor

Dr. Murray L. Johnson, M.D., helped establish the mammalian collections at the Puget Sound Museum (now the Slater Museum of Natural History) at University of Puget Sound in 1948. As a biology researcher, he was contracted by the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) to conduct a study of marine mammal ecology in the region around Cape Thompson, Alaska, between 1960 and 1961. This marine mammal study became Chapter 33 of the Cape Thompson Environmental Impact Report, published in 1965. One of the first environmental…

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