December 2017

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Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

December 1, 2017 - 11:00am

Ravenna

Join us every Friday at 11am for songs and stories with a storyteller from PJ Library! PJ Library Song & Story Times are fun, free gatherings where kids and parents enjoy singing, activities, and storytelling from the PJ Library’s wonderful Jewish-themed children’s books.  
 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Brazz! "Big Band" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 1, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Talented dance students share a Holiday performance sure to get you in the spirit! 

 
 
8:30am
Lake Forest Park

T'ai Chi Class

December 2, 2017 - 8:30am

Lake Forest Park

A regular class for Ta'i Chi practitioners of all ages and abilities. Everyone is welcome on a weekly or drop-in basis.

On warm days, class is held outdoors from 9 to 10 am: Virgil Flaim Park 2750 NE 125th St. (26th Ave NE), Seattle, WA 98125. For more information, email info@sam-ma.com or call 206-363-0471

 
 
10:00am
Lake Forest Park

Commons Art-In

December 2, 2017 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

Come make art at this free, drop-in creative time for drawing and painting artists - bring your friends and/or make new ones! There's no instructor, just plenty of community art-making. BYO art supplies/all levels of experience welcome! *No oil paints/solvents, please!* Look for the plastic-covered tables in the Commons.

This project is supported, in part, by a grant from 4Culture/ King County Lodging Tax. Thank you! 

 
 
10:00am
Lake Forest Park

LFP for Peace

December 2, 2017 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

 
 
11:00am
Ravenna

Saturday Morning Story Time

December 2, 2017 - 11:00am

Ravenna

Join us for singing, reading, laughing, and fun.

Every Saturday morning at 11AM. All are welcome!

 
 
2:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Martha Brockenbrough & Susan Adrian - Kids Holiday Author Event!

December 2, 2017 - 2:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join the immensely popular children’s authors Martha Brockenbrough (Love, Santa) and Susan Adrian (Nutcracked) for this special children’s holiday event!

Martha and Susan will discuss their respective books and share their favorite holiday traditions, and Martha’s daughter (and professional singer!) Lucy will perform holiday carols.

SPOILER ALERT: Martha’s charming book reveals the beautiful truth about Santa (in the very best way possible).

 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Sheri Roberts Greimes and JoMomma "Blues" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 2, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

The Northwest's powerhouse vocalist Sheri and her band deliver an eclectic list of tunes in a unique signature style.

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
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11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

December 3, 2017 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

We play all kinds of word games, from Prolix and Wordsters to Fictionary and Word on the Street. Come and enjoy wordplay with other logophiles!

 
 
1:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Turkish Conversation

December 3, 2017 - 1:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Do you miss chatting with friends in your native Turkish? Do you speak Turkish as a second language and want conversation practice? Come meet new and old friends for tea or coffee, and enjoy conversation in Turkish.
We meet the First and Third Sunday of the month at Third Place Commons.

 
 
2:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Candy Cane Lane - WA School of Dance

December 3, 2017 - 2:00pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
4:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Helen Zhou Piano Recital

December 3, 2017 - 4:00pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
9:00am
Lake Forest Park

Mah Jongg

December 4, 2017 - 9:00am

Lake Forest Park

A day of Mah Jongg, sponsored by the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Senior Center. Players of all skill levels welcome.

 
 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

December 5, 2017 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Whether you speak French fluently or as a beginner, you are welcome to join these popular weekly sessions.

 
 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Adam Jude - 100 Things Washington Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

December 5, 2017 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Most University of Washington fans have taken in a game or two at Husky Stadium or Hec Edmundson Pavilion. But only real fans know the full lineage of the school's "Quarterback U" reputation and can name the football stars who went on to be Hall of Fame players.

 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

Zack Davisson - Kaibyo: The Supernatural Cats of Japan

December 5, 2017 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

An in-depth exploration of the sometimes charming, sometimes gruesome feline creatures and ghosts of Japan. Davisson illuminates the vast realm of kaibyo, or supernatural cats, with historical and modern cultural context. Lushly illustrated in full color with dozens of ukiyo-e prints and drawings. A must-have book for the Japanophile and cat-lover alike. Zack will be joined in conversation by Heather Jean Uhl, a librarian at Everett Community College

 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Ananda Washington Christmas Music

December 5, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Third Place Commons Game Night

December 6, 2017 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join the fun with a group that meets every Wednesday evening to play a variety of board & card games. Most games last less than 90 minutes so we can enjoy a change of pace. Bring a game you like to play or a new one you want us to try out together.

Game Night convenes in the Stadler Room on the first Wednesday of the month, and at tables in the Commons the rest of the month. Come join the fun! 

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

Reading Through It - Tales of Two Americas

December 6, 2017 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

The Seattle Review of Books, Seattle Weekly, and Third Place Books Seward Park continue our book club exploring who we are as Americans, where we're going, and how we might fix our greatest problems. Reading Through It meets on the first Wednesday of every month. Drink and food specials are available from Raconteur during book clubs, so grab a glass and join us for a lively literary discussion. Every month our selected titles are discounted 20% through the date of the book club.
 
 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Julia Duin - In the House of the Serpent Handler

December 7, 2017 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

In the House of the Serpent Handler: A Story of Faith and Fleeting Fame in the Age of Social Media offers an intimate and engrossing look at the latest generation of Pentecostal believers who “take up” venomous snakes as a test of their religious faith.

 
 
11:00am
Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

December 8, 2017 - 11:00am

Ravenna

Join us every Friday at 11am for songs and stories with a storyteller from PJ Library! PJ Library Song & Story Times are fun, free gatherings where kids and parents enjoy singing, activities, and storytelling from the PJ Library’s wonderful Jewish-themed children’s books.  
 
 
6:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Spencer Ellsworth - Starfire: Shadow Sun Seven

December 8, 2017 - 6:30pm

Lake Forest Park

HELP US WELCOME BACK SCIFI RISING STAR SPENCER ELLSWORTH -- IN CONVERSATION WITH JASON M. HOUGH -- FOR THE LAUNCH OF HIS LATEST BOOK!

Shadow Sun Seven continues Spencer Ellsworth's Starfire trilogy, an action-packed space opera in which the oppressed half-Jorian crosses have risen up to supplant humanity.

 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Kate Voss and the Big Boss Band "Jazz" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 8, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
8:30am
Lake Forest Park

T'ai Chi Class

December 9, 2017 - 8:30am

Lake Forest Park

A regular class for Ta'i Chi practitioners of all ages and abilities. Everyone is welcome on a weekly or drop-in basis.

On warm days, class is held outdoors from 9 to 10 am: Virgil Flaim Park 2750 NE 125th St. (26th Ave NE), Seattle, WA 98125. For more information, email info@sam-ma.com or call 206-363-0471

 
 
10:00am
Lake Forest Park

LFP for Peace

December 9, 2017 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

 
 
10:00am
Seward Park

Special Story Time! with Suzanne Kaufman

December 9, 2017 - 10:00am

Seward Park

Join us for a special story time with Suzanne Kaufman, author of Confiscated!, on Saturday, December 9th at 10am!

 
 
11:00am
Ravenna

Saturday Morning Story Time

December 9, 2017 - 11:00am

Ravenna

Join us for singing, reading, laughing, and fun.

Every Saturday morning at 11AM. All are welcome!

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Ballroom Dance Lesson

December 9, 2017 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

85th Street "Big Band" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 9, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
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10:00am
Lake Forest Park

LFP Farmers Market and Holiday Crafts Fair #2 presented by Third Place Commons

December 10, 2017 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

 
 
11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

December 10, 2017 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

We play all kinds of word games, from Prolix and Wordsters to Fictionary and Word on the Street. Come and enjoy wordplay with other logophiles!

 
 
9:00am
Lake Forest Park

Mah Jongg

December 11, 2017 - 9:00am

Lake Forest Park

A day of Mah Jongg, sponsored by the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Senior Center. Players of all skill levels welcome.

 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

Magic Monday

December 11, 2017 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Held the second Monday of the month, each show features the Pacific Northwest's finest magicians performing feats of mystery, wonder and the bizarre. With its origins in the theaters of London and New York, Magic Monday is a cabaret of conjuring in the intimate setting of our bookstore.

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

African-American Writers' Alliance Poetry Reading

December 11, 2017 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Join us for a reading with the African-American Writers' Alliance. The African-American Writers' Alliance, a diverse and dynamic collective of Seattle-area writers of African descent, provides an informal and supportive forum for new and published writers.

 
 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

December 12, 2017 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Whether you speak French fluently or as a beginner, you are welcome to join these popular weekly sessions.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Third Place Commons Game Night

December 13, 2017 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join the fun with a group that meets every Wednesday evening to play a variety of board & card games. Most games last less than 90 minutes so we can enjoy a change of pace. Bring a game you like to play or a new one you want us to try out together.

Game Night convenes in the Stadler Room on the first Wednesday of the month, and at tables in the Commons the rest of the month. Come join the fun! 

 
 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Left Turn on Blue "Blues" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 15, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
8:30am
Lake Forest Park

T'ai Chi Class

December 16, 2017 - 8:30am

Lake Forest Park

A regular class for Ta'i Chi practitioners of all ages and abilities. Everyone is welcome on a weekly or drop-in basis.

On warm days, class is held outdoors from 9 to 10 am: Virgil Flaim Park 2750 NE 125th St. (26th Ave NE), Seattle, WA 98125. For more information, email info@sam-ma.com or call 206-363-0471

 
 
10:00am
Lake Forest Park

LFP for Peace

December 16, 2017 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

 
 
1:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Northwest Ballet Center Holiday Performance

December 16, 2017 - 1:00pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Cascadia "Big Band" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 16, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
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11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

December 17, 2017 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

We play all kinds of word games, from Prolix and Wordsters to Fictionary and Word on the Street. Come and enjoy wordplay with other logophiles!

 
 
1:00pm
Lake Forest Park

LFP Chamber Music/ Shoreline Strings

December 17, 2017 - 1:00pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
1:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Turkish Conversation

December 17, 2017 - 1:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Do you miss chatting with friends in your native Turkish? Do you speak Turkish as a second language and want conversation practice? Come meet new and old friends for tea or coffee, and enjoy conversation in Turkish.
We meet the First and Third Sunday of the month at Third Place Commons.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Swingy!

December 17, 2017 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

Story Time for Grown Ups!

December 17, 2017 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Librarian David Wright shares John Cheever’s hilarious and moving Holiday classic about a Manhattan doorman convinced that “Christmas is a Sad Season for the Poor,” as well as Donald Westlake’s unnerving story of a dreadful anti-Santa named “Nackles.”

 
 
9:00am
Lake Forest Park

Mah Jongg

December 18, 2017 - 9:00am

Lake Forest Park

A day of Mah Jongg, sponsored by the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Senior Center. Players of all skill levels welcome.

 
 
11:00am
Lake Forest Park

PJ Library Song & Story Time

December 18, 2017 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

Join us every Monday at 11am for songs and stories with a storyteller from PJ Library!

PJ Library Song & Story Times are fun, free gatherings where kids and parents enjoy singing, activities, and storytelling from the PJ Library’s wonderful Jewish-themed children’s books.

 
 
5:00pm
Lake Forest Park

German Conversation

December 18, 2017 - 5:00pm

Lake Forest Park

A chance for speakers of all levels to practice in a supportive atmosphere. 

Every third and fourth monday of the month.

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German Group Leader:Jenny Schleusner (jensch7@hotmail.com)

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

Teen Book Club - The Diabolic

December 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Join bookseller Avery for snacks and chats on The Diabolic by S. J. Kincaid. Every month our selected title is discounted 20% through the date of the book club. Ages 13-19 recommended, no purchase required. The Teen Book Club meets on the last Monday of every month. This month we will be meeting on Monday, December 18th due to the last Monday of the month being Christmas Day.

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

Booze & Lasers - Ancillary Justice

December 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Join us in a discussion on this month's book, Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie. Drink specials are available from Raconteur during book clubs and author readings, so grab a glass and join us for a lively literary discussion. Every month our selected titles are discounted 20% through the date of the book club. All are welcome, no purchase required. The Booze & Lasers book club meets on the third Monday of every month

 
 
10:30am
Lake Forest Park

Caspar Babypants – Jump For Joy Concert!

December 19, 2017 - 10:30am

Lake Forest Park

 
 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

December 19, 2017 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Whether you speak French fluently or as a beginner, you are welcome to join these popular weekly sessions.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Third Place Commons Game Night

December 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join the fun with a group that meets every Wednesday evening to play a variety of board & card games. Most games last less than 90 minutes so we can enjoy a change of pace. Bring a game you like to play or a new one you want us to try out together.

Game Night convenes in the Stadler Room on the first Wednesday of the month, and at tables in the Commons the rest of the month. Come join the fun! 

 
 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

The Fabulous Roof Shakers "Blues" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 22, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
8:30am
Lake Forest Park

T'ai Chi Class

December 23, 2017 - 8:30am

Lake Forest Park

A regular class for Ta'i Chi practitioners of all ages and abilities. Everyone is welcome on a weekly or drop-in basis.

On warm days, class is held outdoors from 9 to 10 am: Virgil Flaim Park 2750 NE 125th St. (26th Ave NE), Seattle, WA 98125. For more information, email info@sam-ma.com or call 206-363-0471

 
 
10:00am
Lake Forest Park

LFP for Peace

December 23, 2017 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Eugenie Jones "Jazz" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 23, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
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11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

December 24, 2017 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

We play all kinds of word games, from Prolix and Wordsters to Fictionary and Word on the Street. Come and enjoy wordplay with other logophiles!

 
 
 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

December 26, 2017 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Whether you speak French fluently or as a beginner, you are welcome to join these popular weekly sessions.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Third Place Commons Game Night

December 27, 2017 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join the fun with a group that meets every Wednesday evening to play a variety of board & card games. Most games last less than 90 minutes so we can enjoy a change of pace. Bring a game you like to play or a new one you want us to try out together.

Game Night convenes in the Stadler Room on the first Wednesday of the month, and at tables in the Commons the rest of the month. Come join the fun! 

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

Seattle7Writers' Book Club with Garth Stein reading The Mothers

December 27, 2017 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Join local author Garth Stein (The Art of Racing in the Rain) for a discussion about his selection for this month, The Mothers by Brit Bennett. Drink specials are available from Raconteur during book clubs and author readings, so grab a glass and join us for a lively literary discussion. Every month our selected titles are discounted 20% through the date of the book club. All are welcome, no purchase required.

 
 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Little Bill and the Blue Notes "Blues" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 29, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
 
8:30am
Lake Forest Park

T'ai Chi Class

December 30, 2017 - 8:30am

Lake Forest Park

A regular class for Ta'i Chi practitioners of all ages and abilities. Everyone is welcome on a weekly or drop-in basis.

On warm days, class is held outdoors from 9 to 10 am: Virgil Flaim Park 2750 NE 125th St. (26th Ave NE), Seattle, WA 98125. For more information, email info@sam-ma.com or call 206-363-0471

 
 
10:00am
Lake Forest Park

LFP for Peace

December 30, 2017 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

 
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Smilin' Scandinavians "Polka" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

December 30, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 
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