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Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
An Afternoon with Susan Wiggs
Join New York Times-bestselling author Susan Wiggs as she discusses and signs copies of her novel "Family Tree" There will be door prizes for attendees and a sneak peek of her upcoming novel, "Map of the Heart." Orca Books will be on hand with copies of Su...
Lacey Timberland Library
Lacey, WA

Sat 4/29/17 at 2pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Children's Storytime
Elliott Bay Book Company
Seattle, WA

Sat 4/29/17 at 11am
Sat 5/6/17 at 11am
Sat 5/13/17 at 11am
Sat 5/20/17 at 11am
Talks & Readings: Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Meeting
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous is an international fellowship of men and women who have experienced difficulties in life as a result of the way we used to eat. Through shared experience and mutual support, we help each other to recover from the disease...
Trinity Lutheran Church
Tacoma, WA

Sat 4/29/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 5/6/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 5/13/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 5/20/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 5/27/17 at 8am-9:30am
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Tacoma Central Seventh-Day Adventist Church
Come worship God every Saturday starting at 8:30am with our "Hour of Power" Program. Following, is our Sabbath School at 9:30am. Continuing at 11am is our Worship Service.
Tacoma Central Adventist Church
Tacoma, WA

Sat 4/29/17
Sat 5/6/17
Sat 5/13/17
Sat 5/20/17
Sat 5/27/17
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Victoria Adams: Who I am Yesterday
Victoria Adams, author of Who I Am Yesterday, will be signing copies of her book at Barnes and Noble in the Capital Mall, West Olympia, Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 2PM to 4PM. Who I Am Yesterday is a personal journey through the first year of learning to...
Barnes & Noble
Olympia, WA

Sat 4/29/17 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Religious
"Luther's Small Catechism" led by Pastor Eric Hullstrom
An in depth translation of Luther's explanations along with other catechetical study helps, such as prayers, worship rites, etc.
Living Word Lutheran Church
Puyallup, WA

Sun 4/30/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Sun 5/7/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Sun 5/14/17 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Class/Workshop
Olympia Chinese School Registeration
Olympia Chinese Language School Offered by: Olympia Area Chinese Association Date: 9/11/2016 to 5/21/2017, every Sunday, 2:00PM to 4:15PM Location: Education Center, Westwood Baptist Church 333 Kaiser RD NW, Olympia, WA 98502 Tel: show contact info ...
Westwood Baptist Church
Olympia, WA

Sun 4/30/17 at 2pm till 4:15pm, 2pm till 4:15pm
Sun 5/7/17 at 2pm till 4:15pm, 2pm till 4:15pm
Sun 5/14/17 at 2pm till 4:15pm, 2pm till 4:15pm
Sun 5/21/17 at 2pm till 4:15pm, 2pm till 4:15pm
Talks & Readings: Religious
Bible Discussion - the Book of Revelation
All are welcome for a discussion of the Book of Revelation, led by Pastor Martin Yabroff of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church. No background required. Open discussion and practical applications.
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Tacoma, WA

Mon 5/1/17 at 1pm-2pm
Mon 5/8/17 at 1pm-2pm
Mon 5/15/17 at 1pm-2pm
Mon 5/22/17 at 1pm-2pm
Mon 5/29/17 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Layli Long Soldier with Diane Tomhave
Word here on an utterly great, timely, powerful first book of poems: Layli Long Soldier’s Whereas (Graywolf Press), follows what is almost a line coming from Graywolf of similar though very distinct works that meld deep artistry with strong convictions in ...
Elliott Bay Book Company
Seattle, WA

Mon 5/1/17 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Sievert Rohwer presents “Molt Migration in Western Passerines”
Join Advanced Birding Club (ABC) of Tahoma Audubon and the Slater Museum of Natural History at the University of Puget Sound in presenting curator and Professor Emeritus of the University of Washington Burke Museum, Dr. Sievert Rohwer, who will discuss his...
University of Puget Sound – Thompson Hall
Tacoma, WA

Mon 5/1/17 at 6:45pm-8:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
May 2nd Meeting of the South Sound Fruit Society
Stephan Bramwell, the director of the Washington State Extension, will discuss a needs assessment of the farms of the south sound.
GRuB Farmhouse
Olympia, WA

Tue 5/2/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Community Event, Special Event, Discussion, Talks/Lectures
Black Lives Matter: A Conversation
Black Lives Matter engages audiences in frank, open discussion about race relations in America. Founders and leaders of the #BlackLivesMatter movement will discuss the feelings and frustrations that led to their revolutionary new approach to social activis...
Pantages Theater
Tacoma, WA

Wed 5/3/17 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
I-5 Intellectuals nonfiction book group
The group will discuss Music: Classical, opera, Bob Dylan, and Curt Cobain.
Uncork and Unwind
Tumwater, WA

Wed 5/3/17 at 6pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Natural Yard Care Workshop - "Right Plant in the Right Space" Scott Vergara speaker
Find the right place to plant your plants to keep them healthy and thriving. Scott will provide you with plenty of ideas to enhance your yard for easy maintenance and beauty.
Gig Harbor City Hall
Gig Harbor, WA

Wed 5/3/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Alzheimer's Association Enumclaw Caregiver Support Group
Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also on a uniq...
St. Elizabeth Hospital
Emumclaw, WA

Thu 5/4/17 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Happy Marriage, Happy Family: Using Science to Strengthen Relationships, Lecture with John Gottman Ph.D.
Join ParentMap for a special evening with renowned marriage expert Dr. John Gottman! The greatest gift parents can give their family is a loving marriage. Just as Masters and Johnson were pioneers in the study of human sexuality, so John Gottman, Ph.D., ...
Temple De Hirsch Sinai
Seattle, WA

Thu 5/4/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Indigenous Climate Justice Symspoisum at Evergreen Longhouse
The 2nd annual Indigenous Climate Justice Symposium will be held on Thursday, May 4 and Friday, May 5 in The Evergreen State College's Longhouse Education and Cultural Center (10 am-4:30 pm). Its focus will be twofold–resistance to fossil fuel infrastructu...
The Evergreen State College
Olympia, WA

Thu 5/4/17 - Fri 5/5/17 at 10am till 4:30pm, 7pm till 9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Sommeliers, Iguanas & You
Come enjoy two Celebrity Cruises’ events on one day. First, learn about the renowned “Food & Wine Experience” on Celebrity Cruises. Then discover Celebrity’s diverse Galapagos Islands expeditions and other exotic destinations. Join us for twice the excitem...
Cruise & Travel Presented by AAA
Tacoma, WA

Thu 5/4/17 at 3pm till 4pm, 5:30pm till 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Tacoma University Book Store Presents Local Author Lori Tsugawa Whaley
The University Book Store in Tacoma presents a book reading, signing and discussion by Lori Tsugawa Whaley, local author of “The Courage of a Samurai: Seven Sword-Sharp Principles for Success.” Lori is a third generation Japanese American Baby Boomer who e...
University of Washington - Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Sat 5/6/17 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Julie Salverson with Kathleen Acala
In 1998, the Indigenous people of Great Bear Lake in Canada’s Northwest Territories, having discovered that uranium ore mined from their land was used in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, sent a delegation to Hiroshima to apologize to the survivors. Julie S...
Elliott Bay Book Company
Seattle, WA

Sun 5/7/17 at 3pm

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