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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
HU Chant
Singing of HU, a love song to God.
Olympia Eckankar Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 1/19/18 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 2/2/18 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 2/9/18 at 6pm-6:20pm
Fri 2/16/18 at 6pm-6:20pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth?
Author David George Gordon evaluates the data gathered about the legendary Northwest icon. Attendees are encouraged to tell their tales and share their experiences with this mysterious creature.
Key Center Library
Lakebay, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Conference, Education
Unpacking White Privilege in Schools and Classrooms
Embedded in the attitudes of millions of white Americans, hidden biases such as White Privilege operate largely under the awareness of human consciousness and influence the way that we see and treat others. Blind to the realities of institutional structura...
The 2100 Building
Seattle, WA

Sat 1/20/18 at 8:30am-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Eckankar Light & Sound Service
Eckankar reading, singing of HU and spiritual discussion open to all.
Olympia Eckankar Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-11am
Sun 2/18/18 at 10am-11am
Sun 3/18/18 at 10am-11am
Sun 4/15/18 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
HU chant
Singing the HU song for 20 minutes. HU is a love song to God.
Olympia Eckankar Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 9am-9:20am
Sun 2/18/18 at 9am-9:20am
Sun 3/18/18 at 9am-9:20am
Sun 4/15/18 at 9am-9:20am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
New Year New Opportunities: Finding New Ways to Be Happy
We all may have an idea of the changes we want to make in our life, but many times we lack the understanding to know what those changes really should be, and how to bring them about. What we need is a clear understanding of the best path for ourself, and c...
Meditate in Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Signing/Readings
Poetry Reading: Christina Butcher & Joanne Clarkson
We are excited to host two accomplished local poets, Christina Butcher & Joanne M. Clarkson, for a reading at Browsers on Monday, January 22 at 6:30 PM. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Christina Butcher is a freelance writer, podcaster...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Mon 1/22/18 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Simply Meditate
The purpose of meditation is to make our mind calm and peaceful. If our mind is peaceful, we will be free from worries and mental discomfort, and so we will experience true happiness; but if our mind is not peaceful, we will find it very difficult to be ha...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Tacoma, WA

Mon 1/22/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Mon 1/29/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Food/Tasting
Kate McDermott: Art of the Pie
Join us on the evening of National Pie Day (January 23) with Kate McMcDermott to hear about her cookbook Art of The Pie: A Practical Guide to Homemade Crusts, Fillings and Life. The event will begin at 7 p.m. Kate will talk to us about all things pie and o...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Tue 1/23/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Green/Environmental
Long Live the Kings (Salmon)
Executive Director Jacque White will be at Immanuel Presbyterian Church to talk about Long Live the Kings—what they are doing, why and how you can help. LLTK are rebuilding salmon and steelhead populations in Hood Canal and Puget Sound, unraveling the mys...
Immanuel Presbyterian Church
Tacoma, WA

Tue 1/23/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Simply Meditate
The purpose of meditation is to make our mind calm and peaceful. If our mind is peaceful, we will be free from worries and mental discomfort, and so we will experience true happiness; but if our mind is not peaceful, we will find it very difficult to be ha...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Tue 1/23/18 at 6pm-7:15pm
Tue 1/30/18 at 6pm-7:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Humanities in the Harbor presents "Contested Boundaries: a New Pacific Northwest History"
Harbor History Museum is excited to continue Humanities in the Harbor, a monthly lecture series that explores unique and engaging topics for the Gig Harbor community, in 2018. Humanities in the Harbor will continue in January with a special presentation...
Harbor History Museum
Gig Harbor, WA

Thu 1/25/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Introduction to Buddhism
“Although Buddism is an ancient religion that first appeared in the East, the practices taught by Buddha are timeless and universally applicable. These days, many people are discovering that Buddhism has answers to questions and solution to problems that c...
Meditate in Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Thu 1/25/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 2/1/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 2/8/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 2/15/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Thu 2/22/18 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
An Evening with the Fusion Writing Collective
Join us on January 26, 2018 for an evening with the Olympia-based Fusion writing collective as they celebrate their long-anticipated anthology, Dancing at the Edges. The new anthology, Dancing at the Edges, includes poetry of hard-earned wisdom by Olympia,...
Orca Books
Olympia, WA

Fri 1/26/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Mo Daviau: Every Anxious Wave
We are pleased to host Portland writer Mo Daviau in support of her novel Every Anxious Wave on Friday, January 26 at 7:00 PM. Books will be available for signing and purchase. A high-spirited and engaging novel, Mo Daviau's Every Anxious Wave plays bal...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Fri 1/26/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Family/Child (Books), Education
Human Trafficking Awareness for Families
For parents, guardians, foster parents, grandparents, aunts, siblings, uncles and youth (ages 12+) - understand the vulnerabilities and risk factors; be informed on helpful ways to communicate support. Authentic Bengali dinner included.
The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/27/18 at 3pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Kiwi Pruning Workshop by the South Sound Fruit Society
Growing Kiwis and Pruning Kiwis.
Garden-Raised Bounty (GRuB)
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/27/18 at 10:30am-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
New Year New Opportunities: Finding New Ways To Be Happy
We all may have an idea of the changes we want to make in our life, but many times we lack the understanding to know what those changes really should be, and how to bring them about. What we need is a clear understanding of the best path for ourself, and ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 1/27/18 at 10am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Pierce County Conversations: McCleary and School Funding
What does the McCleary decision and the new state school property tax mean for you? Hear from a panel of experts, including State Senator Hans Zeiger, Pierce County Assessor-Treasurer Mike Lonergan and Bethel School District Superintendent Dr. Tom Seigel. ...
South Hill Library
Puyallup, WA

Mon 1/29/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Chase Morrill
An interview with the star of "Maine Cabin Masters" on the DIY Network. The reality show follows the Kennebec Property Services crew, which includes Morrill's sister, brother and longtime friends, as they gut, rehab, and redecorate classic Maine camps and ...
One Longfellow Square
Portland, ME

Tue 1/30/18 at 7pm
    

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