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Reception for Kenyatta Berry, host of PBS', Genealogy Roadshow
Join us for a reception, talk and Q&A with PBS Genealogy Roadshow host Kenyatta Berry! In her talk, Kenyatta Berry will speak to her experiences as a genealogist and host as well as give advice on where to begin researching your family’s history. Attende...
Northwest African American Museum
Seattle, WA

Sun 8/20/17 at 3pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Spiritualist Church Service in Tacoma
Join us for a Spiritualist worship service with guest speakers from around the Pacific Northwest. Spiritualism is the Science, Philosophy and Religion of continuous life, based upon the demonstrated fact of communication, by means of mediumship, with those...
Spiritual Sanctuary
Tacoma, WA

Sun 8/20/17 at 12:30pm-1:30pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12:30pm-1:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
Creative Colloquy Monthly Reading & Open Mic
Creative Colloquy invites lovers of the literary and admirers of the craft of storytelling to join us for another night of creative writing performances and open mic. Featured Readers TBA. If you wield short stories, prose, essays and poetry as your weapon...
B Sharp Coffee House
Tacoma, WA

Mon 8/21/17 at 7pm-10pm
Mon 9/18/17 at 7pm-10pm
Mon 10/16/17 at 7pm-10pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Signing/Readings
Creative Colloquy Monthly Reading & Open Mic
Come say hello and bump elbows with Tacoma's readers and writers for a night of readings on August 21 @ 7:00 PM. Featured Readers Include: Savannah Slone and more to be announced ... Come early to sign up for our open mic. Bring your short stories, novel e...
Black Kettle Bites & Brew
Tacoma, WA

Mon 8/21/17 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
John, Paul, George, Ringo...and King David
Each Monday in August, we will take a Beatles song and put it in conversation with a Psalm, exploring the message of each and considering where David and the Fab Four agree, disagree, or offer alternative perspectives on life. Led by Matthew Moravec, M.Di...
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Tacoma, WA

Mon 8/21/17 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 8/28/17 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Heart of Gold
We often believe that our own capacity for love, compassion, or patience is very limited: we will never be able to cherish certain people, happily accept certain difficult circumstances, or develop deep compassion for all living beings. While our capacity ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Tue 8/22/17 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Toastmasters of West Olympia
Come learn what Toastmasters is about, how it can help you with your public speaking, presentation, and leadership skills. Plus, have a bunch of fun! We'll be hearing and giving short presentations, as well as learning more about the Toastmasters public sp...
The Strong Center
Olympia, WA

Tue 8/22/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 8/29/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 9/5/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 9/12/17 at 2pm-3pm
Tue 9/19/17 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Kiwi's, Koalas, Kangaroos and You
Come discover the charming cultures, breathtaking scenery and incredible wildlife that call Australia and New Zealand home at these special presentations by Down Under Answers.
Cruise & Travel Presented by AAA
Tacoma, WA

Wed 8/23/17 at 2pm till 3:30pm, 5:30pm till 7pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Old Town History Tour - Into the 20th Century
August 23, 2017 – 5 pm: Old Town Tacoma – Into the 20th Century This tour focuses on the places and people of Old Tacoma in the late-19th and early 20th century. We will also see buildings and markers significant to the story of this strong community.
Job Carr Cabin Museum
Tacoma, WA

Wed 8/23/17 at 5pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Summer Storytime at the Cabin
Join us Wednesdays, 6/28/17 - 8/30/17, 3-4pm for storytime at the Cabin! One hour of stories, games and crafts for children ages 3-8 and their families.
Job Carr Cabin Museum
Tacoma, WA

Wed 8/23/17 at 3pm-4pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 3pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Trade and Manufacturing Opportunities with India in Aerospace & Defense
Trade and Manufacturing Opportunities with India Aerospace & Defense Sectors Featuring: 13-person, exeuctive aerospace delegation from India, including Indo American Chamber of Commerce, Tamil Nadu Branch Mel Systems and Services Limited, Chen...
K&L Gates
Seattle, WA

Thu 8/24/17 at 9am-10:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Alzheimer's Association Lacey Caregiver Support Group
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Linda Whiteside, Alzheimer’s Association Washington State Chapter Serving Washington & Northern Idaho Email (206) 529-3875 Direct Line (800) 848-7097 Toll Free ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION OFFERS CA...
St. Mark Lutheran Church
Lacey, WA

Fri 8/25/17 at 1pm-3pm
Fri 9/29/17 at 1pm-3pm
Fri 10/27/17 at 1pm-3pm
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 8/26/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 9/2/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 9/9/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 9/16/17 at 8am-9:30am
Sat 9/23/17 at 8am-9:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
From Garden to Table: Harvesting Your Bounty
Pierce Co Master Gardeners presents a free garden talk on how and when to plant, when to harvest and how to prepare the harvest for the family table.
WSU Extension Center Demonstration Garden
Puyallup, WA

Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-11am
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 8/26/17
Sat 9/2/17
Sat 9/9/17
Sat 9/16/17
Sat 9/23/17
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Unbelievable Gwenpool, Vol. 1: Believe It Discussion
The hero who could have been you takes center stage in her own series! Gwenpool used to be a comic-book reader – until she woke up in a world where the characters she read about seemed to be real! But they can’t be, right? This must all be a hoax or an ima...
Destiny City Comics
Tacoma, WA

Sun 8/27/17 at 7pm-8pm
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 read science fiction classics by James Tiptree Jr. and Lisa Tuttle. Bring your ...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Fri 9/1/17 at 12:10pm-12:50pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Women Vietnam Veterans: Our Untold Stories
Donna Lowery, a Vietnam veteran, chronicles the participation of American military women during the Vietnam War. This little-known group of an estimated 1,200 women from the Army, Air Force, Marine Corps and Navy left its mark in Vietnam from 1962 to 1973.
Lacey Timberland Library
Lacey, WA

Sat 9/2/17 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
South Sound Fruit Society Sept Meeting
Making Maple Syrup and Making Apple Cider
GRuB Farmhouse
Olympia, WA

Tue 9/5/17 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Composting & Worm Composting: A Master Gardener Talk
WSU Ext Pierce Co Master Gardeners will give a free talk on Composting and Worm Composting at the Demonstration Garden at Sehmel Homestead Park on Sat Aug 12 at 10:00AM. Come learn all the ABC's of successful home composting of yard & vegetable waste. Th...
Sehmel Homestead Park
Gig Harbor, WA

Sat 9/9/17 at 10am-11am

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