Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Skansie Netshed - Wednesday Outing, 17 June

Skansie Netshed  (unfortunately, the website is not available and redirects us only to their Facebook page)

3313 Harborview Dr., Gig Harbor, WA 98323

This Gig Harbor landmark (built in 1910) is in the  historical waterfront area.  It is a blue building with orange trim and redish roof. There is a covered area, a park, dock, and restrooms. Inside is a collection of navel artifacts from boats and tools to floats and nets.   More information is here:   http://www.cityofgigharbor.net/gig-harbor-historic-netsheds/

Tacoma USk member, Feather, has made arrangements for us to be able to sketch inside the Netshed.  Meet there at 10am.  We'll sketch until 12:30 and then meet again to share sketches.  

Parking is free but most of the road is 2 hour parking on the street .  

[There is a  trolly  but it does not start running on Wed. until 11am. It runs along the waterfront and an option if you don't want to have to more your care every 2 hours. It's 50 cents or $1 for all day.  FREE for seniors and persons with disabilities with valid Regional Reduced Fare Permit.  Or use your Orca card.   The park & ride is on Kimble road]

There are some options for near by restaurants for lunch or bring a bag lunch if you prefer.     


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