Content for learning, play, and family-friendly activities in Pierce County

Pierce County Students Call For Safe Spaces and Organizational Support

In response to the recent tragedy in Hilltop, Seeds of Peace (SOP) hosted a Healing Circle at the Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center to provide young people a space [...]

By |2022-07-26T13:30:22-07:00July 21st, 2022|Articles|Comments Off on Pierce County Students Call For Safe Spaces and Organizational Support

We The Youth: Pierce County Students Talk Race Equity and Gun Violence

While Seeds of Peace has been convening students for years, this town hall held a certain promise: that their voices would be heard by local adults who have the [...]

By |2022-07-26T13:31:21-07:00June 29th, 2022|Articles|Comments Off on We The Youth: Pierce County Students Talk Race Equity and Gun Violence

Shawn Ginwright, PhD Headlines at the 2022 Promise of Play Symposium

Greentrike is excited to announce that educator, innovator, and activist Shawn Ginwright, PhD, will be the keynote speaker at the annual Promise of Play Symposium on May 12, 2022. [...]

By |2022-03-23T15:21:32-07:00March 23rd, 2022|Articles|Comments Off on Shawn Ginwright, PhD Headlines at the 2022 Promise of Play Symposium

Play is On Base: How This Washington State Museum is Following Through on Its Commitment to Military Families

“Working directly with military families has been incredibly humbling and informative. It has also been wonderful to collaborate with experts in areas of military families’ unique needs.” — Kimberly McKenney, [...]

By |2022-01-28T16:18:40-08:00January 28th, 2022|Articles|Comments Off on Play is On Base: How This Washington State Museum is Following Through on Its Commitment to Military Families

Expanded Learning Opportunities in Session for Spring Semester

Greentrike OSTI kicked off spring Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) programming on January 10, 2022. The spring semester marks the second semester for ELO programming at Tacoma Public Schools (TPS) [...]

By |2022-01-24T15:06:31-08:00January 20th, 2022|Articles|Comments Off on Expanded Learning Opportunities in Session for Spring Semester

Book to Home Brings Learning and Wonder to Students of Jennie Reed Elementary

Third graders of Jennie Reed Elementary School greeted the winter Book to Home distribution with warm smiles and a fervor for reading. Books were delivered by the Early Learning [...]

By |2022-01-07T12:45:45-08:00January 7th, 2022|Articles|Comments Off on Book to Home Brings Learning and Wonder to Students of Jennie Reed Elementary

Early Learning & Reading Network Now Powered by Greentrike

Written by guest contributor: Elvin Bucu - Deputy Director, Foundation for Tacoma Students As the Graduate Tacoma community-wide movement progresses into its second decade of work, the Foundation for Tacoma [...]

By |2021-12-16T15:40:27-08:00December 15th, 2021|Articles|Comments Off on Early Learning & Reading Network Now Powered by Greentrike