Metro Parks and the Foss Waterway Development Authority are working together to develop plans for Foss Waterway Park and Central Park, and the public is invited to participate in a public meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Head out to Metro Parks Tacoma, 4702 S. 19th St., Tacoma, and join in the discussion. For more information call 253-305-1000 or go online to metroparkstacoma.org/news/e46/?id=1021
Get into the holiday season by hitting the ice at the Franciscan Polar Plaza in Tollefson Plaza in downtown Tacoma. In its fifth season, the open-air ice skating rink will be open through Jan. 10 and feature special events. Food trucks will be on hand. Tickets are $4-$8 with $2 for skate rental. Go to polarplaza.com.
Celebrate Mexican Christmas and enjoy traditional Mexican holiday rituals, games and entertainment at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. The free event is at Sumner Library, 1116 Fryar Ave., Sumner. For more information call 253-548-3306.