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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Get More of What You Want by Learning to Say "Yes" - to You
This is a workshop series for women. Six evenings, six topics that will forever change the way you think and do boundaries. As a psychotherapist of 20 years, and more recently as an adviser to high-performing women in business, Eva's seen the critical c...
Vashon Center for the Arts
Vashon Island, WA

Tue 10/22/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Tue 10/29/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Tue 11/5/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
"Let It Not Happen Again: Lessons of the Japanese American Exclusion"
What led to the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans, and how can we prevent similar tragedies? The presenter is Clarence Moriwaki for the Humanities Washington's Speakers Bureau. This event is sponsored by Ikebana International Chapter #147 Tacoma/...
St. John's Lutheran Church
Tacoma, WA

Wed 10/23/19 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Past, Future, Present: Living Your Best Life
The idea of time is vastly different in the Buddhist perspective. While we can argue that we only occupy a tiny fraction of the expanse of time, Buddha explained that our mind has existed throughout time. To understand Buddha’s teaching we have to first co...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Wed 10/23/19 at 6pm-7:15pm
Wed 10/30/19 at 6pm-7:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Pierce County Conversations: The History and Culture of Sugar
Hear from Julia Harrison how sugar went from being a rare, exotic ingredient, to becoming a dietary staple, leaving its sticky fingerprints all over the globe. In conjunction with Humanities Washington.
University Place Library
University Place, WA

Wed 10/23/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Inner Spiritual Guide
An inner spiritual guide is our own wisdom that guides along correct paths that lead to lasting happiness. We all know and have access to various methods that lead to various goals. However, do we have an unmistaken inner spiritual guide so that we can ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/24/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 10/31/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 11/7/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 11/14/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Thu 11/21/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Parents/Parenting
Attachment Parenting: Developing Emotional Security
Learn tried and true parenting techniques to give your Baby a strong, healthy sense of security during her 1st year and beyond.
Tacoma Public Library – Fern Hill
Tacoma, WA

Fri 10/25/19 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 11/29/19 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 12/27/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Hallowzine Reading
Zine reading featuring Sage Adderley-Knox, Charlie Birch, Nyxia Grey, Never Angeline Nørth, Nicky Rodriguez, Melanie Stevens, and Tanisha Willis.
Octapas Cafe
Olympia, WA

Sat 10/26/19 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Treating Minor Aches and Illnesses Through Natural, Safe Methods
Our society has become ingrained to just pop a pill for every body issue. Learn how to treat headaches, insomnia, incontinence, indigestion, sinus issues, pain and much more through natural methods. All my suggestions are safe for those already taking medi...
Lundstrom Plaza
Lakewood, WA

Sat 10/26/19 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Sunday Services: Prayers for World Peace
A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for prayers for world peace and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner peace in this way, outer p...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 10/27/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 11/3/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 11/10/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 11/17/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 11/24/19 at 10am-11:15am
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Book Club with Author Gabrielle Byrne
Fans of fantasy, ages 8-12: You are invited to participate in a special book club. Local author Gabrielle K. Byrne will join us in a discussion of her new book, Rise of the Dragon Moon. Register and reserve a copy of the book beginning September 24 at the ...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Tue 10/29/19 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
October is Princess Month at AAA!
Whether you’re new to Princess® or a Princess Captain’s Circles member, come join us. We’ll share some of the new and enriching experiences offered by Princess Cruises®, including the new Princess MedallionClass™ upgrades – from the OceanMedallion™, a “wea...
Tacoma AAA Cruise & Travel Store
Tacoma, WA

Tue 10/29/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Parents/Parenting
Baby Care Class – New Parent Academy
This class, taught by a professional psychologist, teaches parents the basics of proper parenting and child development.
Anna Lemon Wheelock Library
Tacoma, WA

Wed 10/30/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 11/27/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 12/25/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Signing/Readings
Native and Indigenous Voices with Evergreen Native Pathways Program
Please join us for an evening of readings and stories from Native and Indigenous writers and creatives who live on the Coast Salish lands. Evergreen State College Native Pathways student readers include Levi Harter, Angelica Villegas, Gaby Villegas, Vaness...
Lacey Timberland Library
Lacey, WA

Wed 10/30/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Aigner Loren Wilson: Spooky Storytime!
Please join us on Halloween afternoon with local author Aigner Loren Wilson. Aigner will be reading from her collection of haunting short stories and spooky poetry. This is an exciting storytime celebration of all things haunting and spooky. Note: While th...
Orca Books
Olympia, WA

Thu 10/31/19 at 4:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Parents/Parenting
Becoming a Love and Logic Parent
Learn new ways in parenting. Recommendations and useful tips on parenting from a professional psychologist.
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Thu 10/31/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 11/28/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 12/26/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Listen Here: A Lunch Break Story Time for Adults
Corey Snow, professional audiobook narrator and voice actor, will entertain and inspire us with selections from the wide, wonderful world of short fiction. This month Snow will stories by the great Jane Gardam. Bring your lunch or your knitting, but most i...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Fri 11/1/19 at 12:10pm-12:50pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Puyallup Festival of Books
On Friday, November 1st, the Puyallup Festival of Books will welcome Maria Semple, the wickedly funny author of "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" and other books. A reception at 6:00 will offer free eats with beer and wine available for purchase; author talk to...
Puyallup Library
Puyallup, WA

Fri 11/1/19 at 6pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
From Surviving to Thriving - Building Your Sustainable Life Mission
FREE event! Four expert speakers giving their own unique takes on what it means to go beyond the ordinary day to day existence of just scraping by, and accelerate your life. Join us at the Olympia Center, Room 103 on November 2nd, 2019. Downtown Olympia...
The Olympia Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 11/2/19 at 9am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Azamara Club Cruises: Explore Further
Come discover how Azamara helps you Explore Further – from their Destination Immersion® experiences to Venture Beyond the Seas land programs. Plus, learn about inclusive amenities and personalized comfort. Join us!
Tacoma AAA Cruise & Travel Store
Tacoma, WA

Tue 11/5/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
McMenamins Elks Temple History Pub: Storm Warning
Local broadcaster and historian Feliks Banel explores our region’s darkest weather days and most infamous storms. With archival photos, radio, and TV clips, Banel takes us back in time to hear stories of those who survived some of the worst Pacific Northw...
McMenamins Elks Temple
Tacoma, WA

Tue 11/5/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
    

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