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GET OUT: Music, Museum of Flight and Pacific Science Center activities

Make it a day to explore the Museum of Flight in Seattle
Make it a day to explore the Museum of Flight in Seattle Staff file, 2002


Jeffrey Steele, multi-award-winning songwriter and hit-making producer, will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Antique Sandwich Company, 5102 N. Pearl St., Tacoma. Free

Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle, is hosting the family activity, “Weekend Family Workshop: Aviation’s Toyland” from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. Also take in a presentation tour “Tip-to-Tail Tour: Lockheed M/D-21 Blackbird” at 11 a.m. Sunday. Explore the many exhibits including “Air Force One,” “Apollo 17 Mission Models,” “Holtgrewe WWI Model Collection” and “Space: Exploring the New Frontier” to name a few. Hours are 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. daily. Go to for more information.

“Grossology: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body” exhibit is on display at the Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle. Explore the good, the bad and the downright ugly about how our bodies work. The exhibition uses sophisticated animatronics and imaginative exhibits to tell about runny noses, body odor and much more. It’s a fun and educational look at our bodies. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily with admission of $11.75-$19.75. For more information, go to

Sunday — Jan. 10

Franciscan Polar Plaza in downtown Tacoma, the open-air ice skating rink features special events throughout its run through Jan. 10. While you’re downtown also check out the museums and grab a bite from local food trucks at the rink. Hours are 4-10 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 10. Tickets are $8, $7 military and seniors, $4 for children 5 and younger; skate rentals are $2. For more information, go to