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Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Museum Fun Days: International Dot Day
A favorite children's book among our staff and beloved by children around the world, The Dot tells the story of Vashti, a girl who begins a journey of self-discovery after her teacher challenges her to make her mark. Join us for International Dot Day, cel...
Children's Museum of Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Sat 9/22/18 - Mon 9/24/18 at 10am-4pm
Talks & Readings: Children, Family/Child (Books), Signing/Readings
Author Stephanie Campisi: Luis and Tabitha
Please join us in welcoming children's author, Stephanie Campisi! She will be signing and discussing her new book, "Luis and Tabitha".
Barnes & Noble
Olympia, WA

Sat 9/22/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Johnny Appleseed Day with Local Author Gregg Sapp, Reading From His New Book Fresh News Straight from Heaven
September 26 is National Johnny Appleseed Day - we'll be celebrating it that Saturday, September 22. Fresh News Straight from Heaven is the first adult novel with Johnny Appleseed as its main character published in decades. Based on many hours of resear...
Orca Books
Olympia, WA

Sat 9/22/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Old Town History Walk: Women of Old Town
On Saturday, September 22, we’ll focus on the women who helped to shape the Old Town neighborhood.We will meet at the entrance to the Job Carr Cabin Museum.
Job Carr Cabin Museum
Tacoma, WA

Sat 9/22/18 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Introduction to Divination
Tarot cards, crystal balls, pendulums, tea leaves, black mirrors and other divinatory arts have been used throughout the ages by humans curious to peer into the future and delve more deeply into the present. In this two-hour course, students will get an ov...
Radiance Herbs and Massage
Olympia, WA

Sun 9/23/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Prayers for World Peace
Sundays 10:00 – 11:15am, with Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Wangpo. A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for guided meditations and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spirit...
Meditate in Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Sun 9/23/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 9/30/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 10/7/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 10/14/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 10/21/18 at 10am-11:15am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Lunchtime Meditation
With Buddhist Teacher Steve Maddox. Change your mind, change your day.Through meditation we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This in turn makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes we will emphasize...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Mon 9/24/18 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 10/1/18 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 10/8/18 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 10/15/18 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 10/22/18 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Reclaiming Jesus study offered by 4 churches
Reclaiming Jesus, a community study offered by 4 churches: Mason Methodist, Mt. Cross Lutheran, United Church and St. Andrew's Episcopal. open to all. multiple sessions rotating among the churches. See the St. Andrew's website for location schedule. S...
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Tacoma, WA

Mon 9/24/18 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 10/1/18 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 10/8/18 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 10/15/18 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 10/22/18 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Feminism and Pop Culture
What exactly do we mean when we talk about feminism? Drawing on television and movies from the past 40 years, media scholar Amy Peloff explores some fundamental principles of feminist thought.
Lakewood Library
Lakewood, WA

Tue 9/25/18 at 7pm-8:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Food/Tasting
Healing Herbs as Daily Foods
Holistic herbal medicine offers a far different approach to wellness from how we think about medicine in the mainstream. With traditional plant medicine we don’t wait for symptoms to arise, but instead address our health daily through every choice of what ...
Radiance Herbs and Massage
Olympia, WA

Tue 9/25/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
River Cruising the Eastern Seaboard
Join us to discover how you can explore the rivers and waterways of New England, the Hudson River Valley, the Maine Coast, sites of the American Revolution, the historic southeast US and more, all with American Cruise Lines.
Tacoma AAA Cruise & Travel Store
Tacoma, WA

Tue 9/25/18 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
An Evening with BirdNote
Join us as we welcome two BirdNote contributors to Browsers. Bob Sundstrom is a lead writer for BirdNote. Trina Bayard is a science advisor for BirdNote. About the book: One hundred entertaining and informative essays from the popular public radio feat...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Wed 9/26/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Meeting
Gig Harbor Toastmasters
Looking to improve your speaking and leadership skills? Ignite your career? Gain the confidence to speak up? Toastmasters will give you the skills and confidence you need to express yourself effectively in any situation. Whether you are a professional, ...
Harbor Place at Cottesmore
Gig Harbor, WA

Wed 9/26/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 10/3/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 10/10/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 10/17/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 10/24/18 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lunchtime Meditation
Change your mind, change your day. Through meditation, we learn to reduce stress and improve our mindfulness and concentration. This, in turn, makes us more relaxed, flexible and effective. In these classes, we will emphasize creating happiness for oursel...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Wed 9/26/18 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 9/28/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 10/3/18 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 10/5/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 10/10/18 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Your Dog Can't Do Anything Wrong: Dog Training 101
Whether you are a beginner or seasoned in training, come join the discussion of techniques and tips with how to improve training and change behavior. After all, your dog can't do anything wrong, they just haven't yet been shown how to do it right! Patti Ho...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Wed 9/26/18 at 7:30pm-8:45pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Beyond Fake News: How We Find Accurate Information about the World
Oregon State University Outreach Librarian Kelly McElroy will facilitate an interactive conversation around the national and local news media's ability to both represent and misrepresent the facts at hand. From debate over opinions on the occupation of the...
Lacey Timberland Library
Lacey, WA

Thu 9/27/18 at 5:30pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
How to Transform Your Life
Our life is in a constant state of change. We are always growing as people, one way or another. In this series, inspired by the teachings of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, we will look at how to direct our growth in the most meaningful ways. Let's expl...
Meditate in Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Thu 9/27/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 10/4/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 10/11/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 10/18/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 10/25/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Jackson Burgess - Poetry & Music
Join us for an evening with poet Jackson Burgess, author of the new book Atrophy, along with special musical guests Mortimer and Jessie Branch. Burgess is a nationally touring poet whose writing explores depression, empathy, loneliness, love and substan...
Orca Books
Olympia, WA

Thu 9/27/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Long Term Care Planning Class
In a perfect world, the Best Long Term Care Plan for Married Couples This plan is short to the point and some of the words you will not understand unless you attend my class or Google the terms. There are many exemptions and exceptions, but if I was a mar...
Bamford Financial Building
Olympia, WA

Thu 9/27/18 at 11am-1pm
Thu 10/25/18 at 11am-1pm
Thu 11/29/18 at 11am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Streamlined Investor Visa Strategies
U.S. immigration law is complex, but there are a number of visa options for entrepreneurs and those interested in business investment and ownership. It is not necessary to invest $500,000 and wait years for an EB-5 visa. This seminar will focus on alterna...
Rainier Tower – Greater Seattle Partners
Seattle, WA

Thu 9/27/18 at 9am-10:30am
    

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