Old Town

Summer Storytime at the Cabin

Event Date: 

June 25, 2014 - 1:00pm

The Job Carr Cabin Museum invites children ages 3 to 8 and their families to Summer Storytime! Every Wednesday during the summer, we will host a storyteller, followed by an activity. Each week is a different theme for maximum fun. Summer Storytime is completely free, but a $1 donation is encouraged. We hope to see you there!



Arts and Crafts at the Cabin

Event Date: 

May 17, 2014 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The Job Carr Cabin Museum invites children ages 3-8 to enjoy free arts and crafts every month! These are what we have planned:

May 17: Watercolor Butterflies

June 21: Make Your Own Postcard

July 19: Popsicle Stick Cabins

August 16: Fireflies in a Jar (Disclaimer: they will not be real fireflies or real jars)

September 20: Autumn Nature Tree

Come stop by, have fun, and make some memories! We hope to see you there!

(Note: June, July, and August we will open at noon instead of 1 pm)



Old Town Tree Lighting & Santa Visit

Event Date: 

December 5, 2013 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Start the holiday season with this gathering at Job Carr Cabin Museum to welcome Santa to Old Town Tacoma, WA.
Photos with Santa, cookies and hot chocolate are free while supplies last. In the spirit of the holidays, we will be accepting donations of non-perishable foods for Food Connection.



Educational Forum for Intellectually Curious Students & Their Families

Event Date: 

October 27, 2013 - 10:00am

Educational Forum 
for intellectually curious students & their families

10:00 am - 4:00 pm


A day of workshops, presentations & activities for families with students in Grades 4 and higher. 


Parent topics include:

• Global Competency Through Intercultural Learning

• Learning the Way it Ought to Be

• Getting a Handle on 21st Century Educational Options



Paint Your Own Pottery Date Night

Throwing Mud Gallery

Event Date: 

October 25, 2013 - 6:00pm

Join us for an evening of creative fun as you paint pottery with your date! We'll supply everything you need to have a great evening, including drinks and appetizers.

Here's how it works:

  • Select a piece of unfinished pottery
  • Choose your colors and paint your design
  • We'll glaze and fire your masterpiece
  • You pick up in 7 days

Cost: $30/couple plus the price of the pottery item(s) you paint

We can only seat 8 couples, so reserve your spot now!




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