Thursday (Aug. 27)
Enumclaw Pro Rodeo opens Thursday and continues through Saturday
It’s a big-time rodeo with a small town feel at the Enumclaw Pro Rodeo opening Thursday at the Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 284th Ave. SE, Enumclaw, and continues through Saturday. Gates open at 6 p.m. each night with the rodeo beginning at 7 p.m. There will be live concerts after the Friday and Saturday night rodeos featuring Dakota Poorman in the beer garden. Tickets are $15, $10 for children and 12 and younger, free for active and retired military, seniors 65 and older and 5 and younger. For more information go to enumclawprorodeo.com
Tacoma Comedy Club bring John Roy to the stage
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John Roy cut his teeth in the comedy world performing on “Conan,” “The Tonight Show” and the “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” He will performing at 8 p.m. Thursday, 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Tacoma Comedy Club, 933 Market St., Tacoma. Tickets are $10, $14 VIP front row and are available online at tacomacomedyclub.com
Free car wash celebrating Brown Bear Car Wash anniversary
Celebrating its 58th anniversary, Brown Bear Car Wash is offering a free “Beary Clean” wash at 21 of the automated tunnel wash locations in the Puget Sound area. Hours are 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday. Also enter to win a year of free washes. Go online to brownbear.com to find a location near your and to learn how to enter to win free washes.
Job and employment assistance at local libraries
First track - job track class will prepare job seekers with tech readiness plus a career kickstart. Partnering with WorkSource, Pierce County Libraries offers a variety of resources for those looking for employment. The classes include skills in Word and Excel, creating a new resumé and cover letter. Homework with the check out of a Chromebook text book is also offered. Registration is required, call the local branch to sign up. This week’s offerings are
▪ 9:30-11 a.m. Thursday, Sumner Library, 1116 Fryar Ave., 253-548-3306
▪ 3-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Key Center Library, 8905 KPN, Lakebay, 253-548-3309