Feel Good Friday: Romance, Games, and Giving Back

Puyallup Food Bank, New Car Dealership Association Raise Awareness of Food Insecurity

The Puyallup Food Bank recently partnered with the Puyallup New Car Dealership Association to raise both support for and awareness about food insecurity in the Puyallup Valley. Over the last few weeks of 2020, the members of the association provided donations and advertising expenses totaling more than $18,000. The Puyallup Food Bank used these funds to purchase a new vehicle that was desperately needed to meet the growing demand for their services. Learn more.

Tacoma Lutheran Retirement Community Becomes eliseo

The Tacoma Lutheran Retirement Community recently revealed its new name, eliseo. The name means “God is my salvation” in Hebrew and is representative of the faith-based non-profit company’s ethos, as they progress with campus improvement plans that will expand their number of homes. Read more.

Romance Under the Stars Zoom Painting Class

It’s almost Valentine’s Day! Looking for a gift for your person or a romantic date night? Join Create & Gogh Arts with Jennifer Thomas for a free Zoom paint night on Saturday. There are only 100 spots available. More here.

You’re Pulling My Leg: A New Book and Game Helps Build Connections

You’re Pulling My Leg, a recently launched game, creates a fun and interesting way to connect and build relationships either in-person or virtually — just in time for Valentine’s Day or those looking for a new outlet to safely spend time with loved ones. Learn more here.

Will Zoo Be Mine? Celebrate Valentine’s Day at PDZA

Celebrate this Valentine’s Day at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium and show your love for its furry, feathered, and finned friends. It’s a safe date, too, with one-way open-air pathways to follow as you walk through the zoo holding hands (with your kid, your significant other, or whoever you’re quarantined with). Love at the Zoo runs Feb. 13-15 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Learn more here.

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