The annual Seattle to Portland Event is cycling through Pierce County July 13 -14, 2019. Spanaway Middle School is a busy stop along the way with porta-potties, snacks, repairs, water, sun lotion and other useful tools for the visitors passing through. Families of the cyclists in cars and trucks, also stop in to check on…

Yikes! Bikes! STP is July 14, 2018

The bicycles are coming to town July 14, 2018. The Annual Seattle to Portland extravaganza always stops at Spanaway Middle School to refresh, repair and relieve cyclists. Snacks, water, toilets, repairs, sunscreen and more. (Especially, more traffic.) Please be careful this Saturday between Puyallup, Spanaway and Roy for the bicycles. Let’s make it an accident…

STP bicycle event brushed the edge of town July 10

The Seattle to Portland (STP) bicycle event took place Saturday. As every year around 10 am, I manage to meet hundreds of bicycles finding their way through Spanaway. This year, that was at Military Road and Pacific Avenue. Mind you, I do like the event. I actually have several family members that have participated over the…

Weekend full of summertime events

The weekend of June 27 – 28 has many summertime events taking place. Here are links to just a few… The Buckley Log Show Yelm Prairie Days Tacoma Highland Games in Graham Taste of Tacoma AUSA Zombie Epidemic 5K Slug Fest at NW Trek Tour de Pierce


Attention bike riders of all ages! May is Tacoma Bike Month and Spanaway Lutheran Church is celebrating by sponsoring a “Bike Safety Day”. Its time to GET READY for summer bike riding. Everyone is welcome-come join the fun! Saturday May 2nd from 10am-1pm at Spanaway Lutheran Church, 16001 A Street South, Spanaway, WA 98387, 253-531-7000….