Peninsula Light Company CEO Jafar Taghavi and President of the Board of Directors Nick Markovich will be presenting a check to Peninsula School District Superintendent Chuck Cuzzetto at the upcoming Gig Harbor Chamber of Commerce Membership Luncheon.
The donations provided by Peninsula Light Company and other sponsors are used by the school district to support student transportation costs to the Junior Achievement program facilities at BizTown located in Auburn.
BizTown is a fully interactive business town that features companies such as Puget Sound Energy, State Farm Insurance and Chase Bank. The facility allows local students to participate in real world business and community activities.
Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to educating students in areas of workforce readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential hands-on programs.
The luncheon on Thursday, March 14, will take place at 11:30 a.m. at Canterwood Golf and Country Club and is open to the public.
For more information about the event or to RSVP visit the Chamber of Commerce website.
On Friday, the city of Gig Harbor was awarded a grant totaling $8 million from the Washington Transportation Improvement Board's Urban Arterial Program.
Gig Harbor, Wash . November 20 th , 2015 – The City of Gig Harbor was awarded a grant in the amount of $8M Friday morning, from the State of Washington Transportation Improvement Board (TIB), under the Urban Arterial Program Category. The source of these grant funds is the state gas tax. The award will be used to fund the Harbor Hill Extension Project in north Gig Harbor.
Work on this $11.5 million dollar project… Read More
Here at PenMet Recreation we strive to provide diverse recreation opportunities for the public to participate in. Our recreational programs and activities are designed to meet the needs of your community. These programs include preschool, youth, teen, and adult programs; a wide variety of sports programs for all ages, cultural arts for youth and adult; fitness and wellness programs; variety of specialized summer camps, and a host of special events suitable for the entire family and community at large.… Read More
|Community Blood Drive at Gig Harbor Albertsons Mon Nov 30 @11:30AM - 06:00PM|
|Public Affairs Forum Thu Dec 03 @ 7:30AM - 08:30AM|
|Tidefest Fine Arts & Gift Festival Sat Dec 05 @12:00AM|
|BURLEY BAZAAR Sat Dec 05 @ 9:00AM - 04:00PM|
|Christmas Concert Sat Dec 05 @ 3:00PM - 05:00PM|
|Living Nativity Sat Dec 05 @ 5:00PM - 08:00PM|
|Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Sat Dec 05 @ 5:30PM -|
|Annual Awards Dinner Sat Dec 05 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM|
|Tidefest Fine Arts & Gift Festival Sun Dec 06 @12:00AM|
|Living Nativity Sun Dec 06 @ 5:00PM - 08:00PM|
|Candlelight Christmas Thu Dec 10 @12:00AM|
|Thursday Night Out in Downtown Gig Harbor Thu Dec 10 @ 5:00PM - 08:00PM|
|Candlelight Christmas Fri Dec 11 @12:00AM|
|Candlelight Christmas Sat Dec 12 @12:00AM|
|Community Blood Drive at Haggen Northwest Fresh, Gig Harbor Sat Dec 12 @ 9:00AM - 12:30PM|
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