2023 Summer Programming

Join us for a season of entertainment with your families and neighbors. You can find a variety of programs for all ages, across our THA properties and beyond.


Bay Terrace

Farmer’s Market

The Fresh Express Mobile Market is a mobile market offering a full range of fresh, local products.

Summer Lunches

Save your family time and money with free summer meals for your kids this summer! No application or registration needed, just stop by and enjoy.

Greentrike

Programming and activities centered around social emotional learning.


Bergerson Terrace

Club Z Tutoring

Youth will have access to tutors who can provide customized learning for each and every student. STEM activities are provided as well!

Summer Lunches

Save your family time and money with free summer meals for your kids this summer! No application or registration needed, just stop by and enjoy.

KBTC

  • Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, July 5–August 4, 9 am–Noon | Ages 6–18

KBTC Kids helps children in our communities reach their full potential with in-school, out-of-school, and at-home opportunities through arts and crafts.


Dixon Village

Ted Brown Music

  • June 20 & 27, July 11 & 25, August 8 & 22, September 5, 4–5 pm | All ages

Experience a form of mental health therapy through music. Students will learn math, critical thinking, physical coordination, fine motor skills, history, language, teamwork and spatial awareness through music.

Summer Lunches

Save your family time and money with free summer meals for your kids this summer! No application or registration needed, just stop by and enjoy.

Greentrike

Programming and activities centered around social emotional learning.

First Tee Golf

  • Fridays from July 21–August 4, 10–11:30 am | Ages 7–17

Learn life and social skills through the game of golf.


Hillside Terrace, 2300 Block

Summer Lunches

Save your family time and money with free summer meals for your kids this summer! No application or registration needed, just stop by and enjoy.

KBTC

  • Tuesdays & Thursdays, July 5–August 4, 9 am–Noon | Ages 6–18

KBTC Kids helps children in our communities reach their full potential with in-school, out-of-school, and at-home opportunities through arts and crafts.


The Rise at 19th

Summer Lunches

Save your family time and money with free summer meals for your kids this summer! No application or registration needed, just stop by and enjoy.

National Night Out

Annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie.


Salishan

Krownless Kings

Youth will explore different artistic outlets and build skills in artistic expression and leadership.

Girls on the Run

Engage in fun, physical activity-based, positive youth development programming designed to enhance girls’ social, emotional and physical skills and behaviors to successfully navigate life experiences.

Health & Wellness Summit

Free haircuts! Free prizes! Free food! Free games! Join us for a day filled with fun for the whole family.

Tacoma Game Time Tournament

3-on-3 tournament with trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Compete for shoes, Nike gift cards, and more!

Summer Lunches

Our summer lunch program provides free lunch to all youth under 18 years of age. Meals must be eaten on site.

Metro Parks

When school’s out, parks are in! Our playgrounds and Lunch Program provides free lunch to all youth under 18 years old. In addition, activates, and games are led by staff.

Film Camp

Develop leadership, team building and technical skills as you learn about filmmaking and create your own film!

The Grand Cinema: Community Movie Night

A free movie night for all Salishan families! The Grand Cinema will offer your family a chance to unwind and enjoy a movie on the lawn with the community.

National Night Out

Annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie.


Other partners

You can find more Tacoma-Pierce County youth programs and summer learning opportunities at Tacoma Learns.

Contacts

Rob McAfee Sr.
Tacoma Housing Authority
Salishan Community Builder
Gary McCurty
Tacoma Housing Authority
West Portfolio Community Builder