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Sumner’s 2009

15 things to do this summer No 1 Enjoy dusk to the

tunes of Music Off Main.

No 2 Parade your

pooch at Mutts Off Main.

No 3 Take a road trip

to Prosser and compare to Sumner.

No 4 Play a round of

golf at Sumner Meadows.

No 5 Lap the track at 2 am for Relay for Life.

No 6 Gather friends for a game of sand volleyball at the Daffodil Sports Complex.

No 7 Pick up the latest

DVD or paperback at the library for a summer-time rainy day.

No 8 Gather with your neighbors for a barbecue on National Night Out.

No 9 Savor pie, ice-

cream, burgers, chicken and more at the non-profit food booths during the Arts Festival.

No 10 Drool over the

wheels of your dreams at Classy Chassis.

No 11 Eat a big breakfast in Sumner and then hike it off on Mt. Rainier.

No 12 Sit on Main Street for awhile and wave to friends and strangers.

No 13 Bake some

rhubarb pie & enjoy with your neighbors.

No 14 Cheer for local actors at a play.

No 15 Plant your favor-

ite veggies at the Sumner Community Garden.

Rediscover Our Rhubarb P ie

Did you know th at for years, Sum ner was known barb Pie Capital as the Rhuof the World? It ’s a long-time de got lost in later signation that years, mostly am ong Sumner’s ow n residents. Rhubarb seems to be making a come-back, and bringing back its Sumner is also proud designatio n. The new grap help show peop hic (right) will le where to find the rhubarb pie are some sugges in Sumner. Her tions to help yo e u rediscover rhub arb pie in your hometown. Get a reproduc tion of the 1930 s Sumner Rhuba rb packing label at Whistle Stop Get aprons and Antiques. pie plates from Simple Tidings to make your own rhubarb pie. A Picket Fence has rhubarb-tinte d lip balm from Burt’s Bees. This is just a star t. If you have hi storic items rela business with pr ted to Sumner’s oducts linked to rhubarb past or rhubarb pie, let are a us know at carm enp@ci.sumner.w a.us!

Nearby Farmer’s Markets: Puyallup: Sat. 9-2,

Sun. 10-2, through October in Pioneer Park

Auburn: Sun. 11-3

. . er m m u S fe a S a r fo e Recip

: ors ingredients ing of their neighb er th , 6-8 pm ga a st ho to aining on July 15 Tr ch at W 1 person willing ck lo Streets B r Police and Safe re) attending the o ne m m r Su (o m n o o fr rs d pe te Tacoma (Broadway): 1 star a Box to get you pie!) Thurs. 9-2, May 21-Oct 15 or hey, rhubarb 1 Block Watch in m ea cr eic t es (we sugg Broadway from 9th to 11th 20 or so snacks hborhood Tacoma (6th Ave): Tues. ort in your neig pp su d an ty fe sa 3:30-7:30, June 2-Sept 29 YIELDS: Greater your neighbors N. Pine between 6th & 7th SERVES:You and way to watch goes a long : ck s o N bl a IO g T in C E mner rm DIR too! Visit the Su om crime, and fo fr n e fu un st ju m ’s im it t , no nd A Sumner is orhood. art your ty in your neighb d out how to st fe fin sa to ve o 42 pr 56 im 9g 29 helpin at 253ff Main or call us er. Police at Mutts O watch this summ ck o bl d o o rh o neighb June 14-Sept. 27 Auburn Station Plaza

You’re Going to Want to

See This

ART & GAR DEN SHOW ...PL Sumner Meado ws Golf Links an US GOLF? d the Sumner A Sumner Meado rts Commissio ws Art and Gar n are teaming u den Show on Ju unique gifts for p for the n e 13, 10 am – 5 p yourself and oth m, at the golf co ers, and the ve ndor fees supp urse. Find ort the Sumne TRIPS FOR r Fa m ily Center. SENIORS Go road-tripp in’ with the Se nior Center. T casinos, to the his summer’s ad Olympia Farm ventures inclu er’s Market, to and the Laven de trips to Naches (includ der Festival. ing lunch at W histlin’ Jacks) bEYOND SU MNER Is the “Mounta in out” today? Encourage you in Sumner. Hav r friends from e a great big b Seattle and Tac reakfast and th visitor’s cente oma to meet en carpool to r. Mt. Rainier to see the new


sunday

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June

Monday

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tUEsday

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WEDNESday

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friday

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10:30 am Storytimes & Crafts (ages 3-6)

Father’s Day

thursday

Sumner Pierce County Library

saturday

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27

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3

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9 am Trip to Olympia Farmer’s Market

6:30 pm Music Off Main Pat Moss & New Frontier

9:30 am Trip to Red Wind Casino

Senior Center $ PRE

10:30 am

Puppets Please

City Hall Calendar May 18..... City Council Meeting, 7 pm 25..... City Hall closed, Memorial Day 26..... Council Study Session, 6 pm 30..... Coffee with the Mayor, 9:30 am

(ages 5+) Library

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30

1

July

10:30 am Storytimes & Crafts (ages 3-6) Sumner Pierce County Library

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5

7

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Library

Dancing at 3-5 pm Game On Music Off Main (teens) Library 20

21 3-5 pm

Game On

(teens) Library

Performing Arts Center

10:30 am Storytimes & Crafts 2-4 pm Writing

Workshop (teens) Library

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Heritage Park

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6:30 pm Music Off Main Diamond Experience

8 am Ocean Shores 11 am

Golf for Life 10:30 am Storytimes Tournament Senior Center $ PRE

2-4 pm Writing Library

Sumner Meadows

Heritage Park

6-8 pm Block Watch 3-5 pm Anime Kick-Off City Hall

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3-5 pm Anime (teens) Library

(ages 3-6) Library

2 pm A Midsummer Nights’ Dream

11 am Folk & Fairytale Puppets (ages 5+) Library

PAC

3-5 pm Game On (teens) Library

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3

4

3-5 pm

Game On

(teens) Library

Nat’l Night Out

Throughout Sumner

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10

10:30 am Storytimes & Crafts (ages 3-6) Library

2-4 pm Writing

Workshop (teens) Library

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8 am Trip to Naches

Senior Center $ PRE

10:30 am Storytimes & Crafts (ages 3-6)

(teens) Library

11 am Recess Monkeys

6:30 pm Music Off Main Two Scoops Combo

(ages 5+) Library

3-5 pm Anime

PAC

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August

Heritage Park

(teens) Library

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7

10 am - 9 pm Arts Festival

3-5 pm Anime (teens) Library

Downtown

8:30 am Trip to Lucky Eagle Casino

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10 am - 7 pm Arts Festival Downtown

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6:30 pm The Tempest

Senior Center $ PRE

Heritage Park

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22 6:30 pm The Tempest Heritage Park

7 pm Honk

Senior Center $ PRE

10 am-3 pm Classy Chassis Car Show

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Downtown

2 pm Honk

30

Performing Arts Center

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7 pm Honk

7 pm Honk

Performing Arts Center

Performing Arts Center

PAC

2 pm Honk PAC

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Falling in love at Classy Chassis

This inaugural golf tournament raises money for the City of Sumner Relay for Life Team. Help us hit a hole in one in the fight against cancer.

July 16 at Sumner Meadows Golf Links

Sign up today!

www.ci.sumner.wa.us or 253-299-5546

City of Sumner 253-863-8300 www.ci.sumner.wa.us

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Sunset Stadium

10 am Trip to Tides Tavern & Gig Harbor

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More Information

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11 am Creative Creatures (ages 5+) 3-5 pm Anime

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AUGUST 3 ...... City Council Meeting, 7 pm 6 ...... Planning Commission, 7 pm 10..... Council Study Session, 6 pm 11..... Parks Commission, 6 pm 13..... Forestry Commission, 4 pm 13..... Design Commission, 6:30 pm 17..... City Council Meeting, 7 pm 24..... Council Study Session, 6 pm 27..... Arts Commission, 6 pm

2 pm Sumner/Bonney Lake Recreation Dept Relay for Life Ends

(teens) Library

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JULY 2 ...... Planning Commission, 7 pm 3 ...... City Hall Closed 6 ...... City Council Meeting, 7 pm 9 ...... Forestry Commission, 4 pm 9 ...... Design Commission, 6:30 pm 13..... Council Study Session, 6 pm 14..... Parks Commission, 6 pm 20..... City Council Meeting, 7 pm 23..... Arts Commission, 6 pm 27..... Council Study Session, 6 pm

6 pm Relay for Life

Sunset Stadium

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Sumner Pierce County Library

6:30 pm Music Off Main

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(ages 3-6) Library

3-5 pm

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30

Storytimes & Crafts

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Performing Arts Center

7 pm A Midsummer Nights’ Dream

10:30 am

11 Game On

Pet bonding at Mutts Off Main

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7 pm A Midsummer Nights’ Dream

7 pm A Midsummer Nights’ Dream

Heritage Park

Workshop (teens)

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18

24 Show Brazil

2-4 pm Writing

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Downtown

(teens) Library

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10:30 am Storytimes & Crafts

10 am-3 pm Mutts Off Main

(teens) Library

Library

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11

3-5 pm Anime

11 am & 1 pm Folk & Fairytale Puppets (ages 5+)

2 pm A Midsummer Nights’ Dream

10

3-5 pm

(teens) Library

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Independence Day

Senior Center $ PRE (ages 3-6) Library

Game On

13

9

Heritage Park

6:30 pm 11 am Jeff Evans, Magician Music Off Main Kellee Bradley (ages 5+) Library

11 am Trip to Kent

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8

Senior Center $ PRE

JUNE 1 ...... City Council Meeting, 7 pm 4 ...... Planning Commission, 7 pm 8 ...... Council Study Session, 6 pm 9 ...... Parks Commission, 6 pm 11..... Forestry Commission, 4 pm 11..... Design Commission, 6:30 pm 15..... City Council Meeting, 7 pm 22..... Council Study Session, 6 pm 25..... Arts Commission, 6 pm

4 person scramble format 11 am Registration 1 pm Start 6 pm Dinner & Awards $80 golf & dinner 7 pm Auction $25 just dinner

253-891-6500 www.sumner.wednet.edu

Sumner Meadows Golf Course 253-863-8198 www.golfsumnermeadows.com Sumner Pierce County Library 253-863-0441 www.piercecountylibrary.org Sumner Downtown Association 253-720-9846 www.sumnerdowntown.com

Helping Out The City of Sumner is proud to participate in community events. On May 29, Sumner Police are participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run through Sumner’s industrial area to raise money for Special Olympics. www.sowa.org The City of Sumner once again has a team for the 2009 Relay for Life. To learn more about the event and join us in the fight against cancer, go to the City’s website at www.ci.sumner.wa.us and click on Relay for August 7-8.

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http://www.ci.sumner.wa.us/Documents/Newsletter/Summer_Fun_09.pdf

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