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Eckankar Light & Sound Service
Eckankar reading, singing of HU and spiritual discussion open to all.
McLane Black Lake Fire Department
Olympia, WA

Sun 8/18/19 at 10am-11am
Sun 9/15/19 at 10am-11am
Sun 10/20/19 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 8/18/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 8/25/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 9/1/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 9/8/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 9/15/19 at 10am-11:15am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group in Belfair
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...
HUB Center for Seniors
Belfair, WA

Tue 8/20/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Tue 9/17/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Tue 10/15/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Education, Community Event, Parents/Parenting
Raising a Toddler as Single Mom
Please join us for Snacks, Socializing and a Free intro to how to raise or have a bonding with the toddler. The workshops are held twice a week. We cover all the pillars to Raise a kid as a Single mom, how to give them a better life as Single parents, What...
Lac-A-Do Hall
Olympia, WA

Tue 8/20/19 at 2:20pm-5:30pm
Tue 9/17/19 at 2:20pm-5:30pm
Tue 10/15/19 at 2:20pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
All Open Mic, Olympia Poetry Network
Come bring a poem or two to Olympia Poetry Network’s August all open mic readings. It’s a great time to relax out of the heat of the summer and listen to a wide range of poetry and visit with other poets. We challenge you to bring a new poem, or old one, e...
Traditions Fair Trade Cafe
Olympia, WA

Wed 8/21/19 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
South America: Up-Close + In-Style
Explore South America at this fascinating travel event, from UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Machu Picchu and magnificent Iguassu Falls, to the wildlife of the Amazon and Galapagos Islands. Alexander+Roberts Luxury Private Tours and Small Group Journey...
Tacoma AAA Cruise & Travel Store
Tacoma, WA

Wed 8/21/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Summer Lecture Series at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Join the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge for engaging talks about nature and the wildlife around us. Take Exit #114 from I-5 and follow signs to Refuge. Lectures are Wednesday evenings at 7:00 p.m. in the Norm Dicks Visitor Center auditorium.The auditor...
Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Olympia, WA

Wed 8/21/19 at 7pm-8pm
Wed 8/28/19 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Discover Exploration Travel – “Base Camp at Sea”
Hurtigruten offers breathtaking experiences in remote corners of the world. Explore polar waters and get up close and personal with wildlife, culture, and incredible scenery. Plus, all of your adventures will begin and end on a supremely comfortable, respo...
Tacoma AAA Cruise & Travel Store
Tacoma, WA

Thu 8/22/19 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 8/28/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 9/25/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 10/30/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
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 8/29/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 9/26/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 10/31/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
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 8/30/19 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 9/27/19 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 10/25/19 at 7pm-9pm
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 two stories from the new collection “A People’s Future of the United State...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Fri 9/6/19 at 12:10pm-12:50pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Gardening
From Garden to Table
WSU Ext Pierce Co Master Gardeners will present a talk on harvesting and recipes for your produce, includes tastings!
WSU Extension Center Demonstration Garden
Puyallup, WA

Sat 9/7/19 at 10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Grit City Think&Drink: Race and Pedagogy
The Race and Pedagogy Institute (RPI), which was founded at University of Puget Sound in 2003, is a collaboration of the University of Puget Sound and the South Sound community—or, as our Native American partners say, the Salish Sea community—that integrat...
The Swiss Pub
Tacoma, WA

Tue 9/10/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Alzheimer's Association 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...
Gig Harbor United Methodist Church
Gig Harbor, WA

Sat 9/14/19 at 10am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
An Evening with Debra Messing: SeaJAM Festival 2019
Debra Messing is best known for her role on NBC's Emmy-winning and Golden Globe-nominated comedy series Will & Grace. She will discuss her award-winning work in TV, film, and theater, including the recent reprisal of her role as Grace Adler after 11 years,...
Benaroya Hall
Seattle, WA

Sat 9/14/19 at 8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Gardening
Fall and Winter Natural Yard Care
WSU Ext Pierce Co Master Gardeners will give a free talk on "Fall and Winter Natural Yard Care" on Saturday September 14, 2019 at 11:00AM at the Demonstration Garden at Sehmel Homestead Park, Gig Harbor. Free and no pre-registration necessary.
Sehmel Homestead Park
Gig Harbor, WA

Sat 9/14/19 at 11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Gardening
Fall Gardening To Do List
WSU Ext Pierce Co Master Gardeners will give a free garden talk on "Fall Gardening to Do List". Learn what you need to do to get your garden ready for fall and winter.
WSU Extension Center Demonstration Garden
Puyallup, WA

Sat 9/14/19 at 10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Workshop: Military Records For Genealogy Research
Uncover your Sailor’s story through military records! Join our curator to learn about researching military service records, with a focus on records available from the National Archives. Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 1:00pm. This program is free and open t...
Puget Sound Navy Museum
Bremerton, WA

Sun 9/15/19 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
History Talks! Nothing Worthwhile is Easy: An Early History of Saint Martin’s University
A handful of Roman Catholic monks from Minnesota established Saint Martin’s in 1895. Father Peter Tynan, Chaplain of Saint Martin’s University, will share the early struggles of the school and how it overcame prejudice, economic realities, and unrealistic ...
Lacey City Hall
Lacey, WA

Mon 9/16/19 at 5:30pm
    

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