No Nativity at Gig Harbor Parks
After nearly a decade of support for this seasonal tradition, the City has blocked placement of the Nativity Scene on public property (Skansie Park picture above).
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The Gig Harbor Parks Commission is tentatively scheduled to resume discussions on the "placement of holiday related objects on public land" on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, at 5:30 pm. The public is encouraged to attend.
Nativity Debate to Resume in Gig Harbor -- Article by Brynn Grimley Tacoma News Tribune (December 27, 2016)
Gig Harbor Won't Have Nativity -- KIRO7 News (December 21, 2016)
The Real Reason Gig Harbor Can't Have a Nativity Scene -- Article by Dyer Oxley MyNorthwest.com (December 9, 2016)
Nativity Scene Raises Legal Concerns -- King5 News by Natalie Swaby (December 9, 2016)
No Baby Jesus This Year for Gig Harbor -- Article by Brynn Grimley Tacoma News Tribune (December 8, 2016)