Dancers, drummers celebrate global heritage at Bates on Thursday

Tacoma News TribuneJune 9, 2014 

Bates Technical College's 19th annual Global Heritage Celebration will feature cultural dance performances and booming drums.

Watch The Pilipino American Youth Organization (PAYO) and Okinawa Kenjin-Kai Taiko Drumming Troupe from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Thursday at the college’s South Campus, 2201 S. 78th St. in Tacoma.

Organizers will offer an inexpensive lunch of a half sandwich, chips and a pop for $1, while supplies last.

The event is free and open to the public.

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