A pancake breakfast with Blade, Sprinker Recreation Center's mascot, kicks off Tis The Season Saturdays at Pierce County's popular ice rink.
The Dec. 7 breakfast for kids ages 3 to 12 is the start of a journey to a winter wonderland at Sprinker Recreation Center, located at 14824 C Street S, Tacoma (Spanaway). Breakfast will be held upstairs in the Rainier Room at 10 a.m. Photos will be taken from 10:30 to 11 a.m. A one-hour skating session begins at 11:45 a.m. The cost is $20 per person. The registration deadline is Dec. 2.
To register or learn more about programs and events, visit www.piercecountywa.org/parks or call (253) 798-4141.
Here is the rest of the schedule for Tis The Season Saturdays:
December 14: Up On the Housetop Crafters Creations
Bring your holiday crafts and creations for our first annual holiday bazaar from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The $35 booth rental includes a 6' table and 2 chairs. Space will be limited so don’t wait to register. For more information call (253) 798-4000
December 21: Jingle Bell Jam – Ice Skating
Join us for the second annual all ages “Holiday Jam” public ice skating session from 7:45 to 9:45 p.m. Ice Skate to your favorite holiday beats (remixed) with DJ Cory on rink side. Forecast predicts snow on the ice!
December 28: Ice Princess Party
Bring your little princess (ages 5+) to an enchanting day on the ice. The morning will start with crafts in the Alder Room from 10 to 11 a.m. Then we will commence with a princess procession to the ice arena for ice skating with the Fairy Godmother from 11 to 11:45 a.m. with fun games to play on ice. The princesses will be welcome to stay and skate from 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Cost is $20 per person. For more information contact Jen at (253) 798-4753.
Safety Note: Princess gowns must not be longer than calf length to ice skate. All Princesses who plan to skate need to bring an all-purpose helmet to wear on the ice.
Morning events are sponsored by Starbucks Coffee Company; Breakfast with Blade is sponsored by Lake Spanaway Golf Course.