Community Update for June 12th, 2024

Community Updates

Wednesday, June 12th, 2024

These updates are produced by the KP Partnership with input from numerous other local organizations

 Timely News

The KP Community Council will be holding their monthly meeting tomorrow night at 6:30 (social and light snacks at 6:00) at the Key Center Fire Station.  This is a hybrid meeting- the Zoom link is:

Meeting ID: 920 5277 7308

Dial-in: (253) 215-8782

Join KP Community Services for its Car Show this Saturday, June 15th.  Car-owning participants can get breakfast at 9:00 am at KP Community Services in Home.  The show itself will start at 10:00 and take part in the parking lot of the old Reed’s (Callahan’s) in Key Center.  To find out more and/or register a car, go to: or call (253) 884-4440

Private well owners on the Key Peninsula can get free water testing done by the Tacoma Pierce County Health Department. To find out  more or sign up, write to: or visit:

KP Business & Organization Info

Key Pen Parks is celebrating its 20th Anniversary on June 22nd from 3:00 to 7:00 pm at Gateway Park.  There will be fun, vendors, live music, a beer garden, and more! All are welcome – to find out more, go to:

The KP Fire Dept will be holding a Town Hall on Wednesday, July 11th at 6:30 pm at the Key Center Fire Station. There will be information on wildfire prevention as well as an opportunity to ask questions and get answers about the M&O levy.

The Key Peninsula Art Walk is coming up! Its new day is Friday, August 2nd from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Opportunities for volunteers are many – if you or a group would like to volunteer please contact Jodi Littlefield at (360) 689-3733 or at

For vendor information or more information on the event, go to:


There will be a community clean-up of the Purdy Spit this Saturday, June 15 from 8:00 to 12:00.  If you can let Bruce Murray know you’ll be there that would be great:

The remaining undeveloped space in the Harbor Hill area (near Costco) will be discussed at a community meeting, jointly hosted by the city of Gig Harbor and property owner Rayonier, at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, at Swift Water Elementary School, 10811 Harbor Hill Dr., Gig Harbor.


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