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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 ourself by ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Mon 6/24/19 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 6/26/19 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 6/28/19 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Free English Classes/Clases de Ingles Gratuitas
Free English classes! Level 1-2. June 25-August 15. Tuesday and Thursday. 5:00 pm - 7:20 pm. Childcare available for potty-trained children, ages 3-12. Clases de ingles gratuitas! Nivel 1-2. 25 de junio-15 de Agosto. Martes y jueves. 5:00 pm ...
El Centro de la Raza
Seattle, WA

Tue 6/25/19 at 5pm-7:20pm
Thu 6/27/19 at 5pm-7:20pm
Tue 7/2/19 at 5pm-7:20pm
Thu 7/4/19 at 5pm-7:20pm
Tue 7/9/19 at 5pm-7:20pm
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 6/26/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 7/31/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 8/28/19 at 4:30pm-6pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Stress-Free & Happy
Happiness Is a state of mind. It is commonly assumed that this state of mind arises based on our external conditions and experiences, as a result, we spend a lot of time trying to make sure that everything around us is just right. But we can see that there...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Wed 6/26/19 at 6pm-7:15pm
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 6/27/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 8/29/19 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The Buddhist Way of Loving-Kindness
Love is the supreme medicine. In Buddhism, love is a mind that wishes others to be happy, a mind that has immense good qualities, a mind that is perfected with practice both in and out of meditation. By relying on the instructions of the great Geshe Langri...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Tacoma, WA

Thu 6/27/19 at 7pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
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 pea...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 6/30/19 at 10am-11:15am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
8 Benefits of CBD
What ailments can CBD oil help with? CBD or cannabis has been known to help with pain, cancer, Parkinson's, nausea, anxiety, leaky gut syndrome, seizures, diabetes and help with cognitive functions. It has also been known to help with weight loss and bloo...
University Place Library
University Place, WA

Fri 7/5/19 at 11am-1pm
Fri 8/2/19 at 11am-1pm
Fri 9/6/19 at 11am-1pm
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 by Denis Johnson. Bring your lunch or your knitting, but most...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Fri 7/5/19 at 12:10pm-12:50pm
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 7/7/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 7/14/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 7/21/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 7/28/19 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 8/4/19 at 10am-11:15am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Grit City Think&Drink | Justice Architecture: What Happens When We Design Out of Love
Ever feel small and insignificant when you walk inside a grand and ornate building? How about irritable after a day in a windowless meeting room? If so, you have something in common with crime victims and offenders and their experiences in courthouses and ...
The Swiss Pub
Tacoma, WA

Tue 7/9/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Woman's Club of Olympia Evening Group Meeting
The Woman's Club of Olympia has an evening group meeting for women who cannot attend the noontime meetings. The same vital community oriented volunteer projects and issues are addressed and members are encouraged to volunteer in various capacities througho...
Abigail Stuart House
Olympia, WA

Tue 7/9/19 at 7:30pm-9pm
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 7/13/19 at 10am-11:30am
Sat 8/10/19 at 10am-11:30am
Sat 9/14/19 at 10am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Summer Poetry Workshop Series
This six-week workshop will focus on events in the life of a poem: phases the poem passes through as it is conceived and created, revised and edited, shared or published. Our sessions will focus on these events: - the poem's emergence from out of other wr...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Sun 7/14/19
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 7/16/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Tue 8/20/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Tue 9/17/19 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Drop in Business Coaching
Veterans Business Outreach Center Business Counselor Steve Watts-Oelrich will be holding walk-in office hours for business counseling at the University Place Library on the 3rd Friday of every month from 11 am to 5 pm at the University Place Library. You d...
University Place Library
University Place, WA

Fri 7/19/19
Fri 8/16/19
Fri 9/20/19
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Gardening
All Succulents: Indoors & Out
WSU Ext Pierce Co Master Gardeners will present a free garden talk on Succulents on Saturday July 20, 2019 at the Puyallup Research Center Demonstration Garden. Free and no pre-registration necessary. Come learn all about caring for succulents, both in...
WSU Extension Center Demonstration Garden
Puyallup, WA

Sat 7/20/19 at 10am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Alzheimer's Association Key Peninsula 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...
The Mustard Seed Crandall Center
Lakebay, WA

Sat 7/20/19 at 10:30am-12pm
Sat 8/17/19 at 10:30am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Eckankar Light & Sound Service
Eckankar reading, singing of HU and spiritual discussion open to all.
McLane Black Lake Fire Department
Olympia, WA

Sun 7/21/19 at 10am-11am
Sun 8/18/19 at 10am-11am
Sun 9/15/19 at 10am-11am
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 7/26/19 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 8/30/19 at 7pm-9pm
    

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