Evergreen - Tacoma Holds Resource Fair May 21

May 17, 2005

TACOMA, Wash. -- Strategies for Renewing and Restoring Community, an annual community showcase and resource fair, will be held Saturday, May 21 from 2-7 p.m., at Evergreen's Tacoma Campus, located at 1210 6th Ave in Tacoma. It is free and open to the public. Children's activities and light refreshments will be available. The annual fair was created by students of Evergreen's Tacoma Program, Tacoma Community College (TCC) Bridge Program, Intel Computer Clubhouse, and the Evergreen State College Girls Math, Science and Engineering program; to answer the question, "How do we improve our community?" 

Through the use of informational booths, stimulating workshops, demonstrations and performances, visitors can learn about and participate in successful community renewal projects. These projects will be in areas of justice, education, health, economics, media and use of cutting edge technology to alleviate real world problems. The event is one way the TCC Bridge program, Evergreen - Tacoma students and Clubhouse youth fulfill their mission, "Enter to learn... Depart to serve."