Lake Forest Park Events

June 2018

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7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Hopscotch "Lounge Jazz" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

June 1, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Featuring the fluid vocal styling of the talented Jean Mishler fronting an ensemble of Seattle’s best players on a set of fresh poppy jazz, performed with classic style.

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Erica Miner - Death By Opera

June 2, 2018 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

BOOK LAUNCH EVENT

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

The Phantoms of Soul "Soul" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

June 2, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Featuring the fluid vocal styling of the talented Jean Mishler fronting an ensemble of Seattle’s best players on a set of fresh poppy jazz, performed with classic style.

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
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11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

June 3, 2018 - 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

June 4, 2018 - 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 & Storytime

June 4, 2018 - 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.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Victoria Price - The Way of Being Lost

June 4, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

In this intimate, inspiring guide to finding one's path, the daughter of Vincent Price shares her journey toward accepting his legacy of remaining curious, giving back, practicing joy, and saying yes.

 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

June 5, 2018 - 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

Bruce Holbert - Whiskey

June 5, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

With the gruff humor of Cormac McCarthy and a dash of the madcap irony of Charles Portis, and a strong, authentic literary voice all his own, Bruce Holbert traverses the harsh landscape of America's northwestern border and finds a family unlike any you've met before.

 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Third Place Commons Game Night

June 6, 2018 - 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! 

 
10:30am
Lake Forest Park

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

June 7, 2018 - 10:30am

Lake Forest Park

Join other parents, gradparents, and caregivers with children ages birth to 5 in front of the stage for art, games, and conversation, sponsored and led by the Shoreline Family Support Center.

 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Spanish Conversation

June 7, 2018 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Hola! Join advanced-to-beginning Spanish speakers for friendly, casual conversation.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Leslie Budewitz - As the Christmas Cookie Crumbles

June 7, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Erin is one smart cookie, but can she keep the holiday spirit—and herself—alive till Christmas?

Book #5 in the Food Lovers' Village Mystery

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Brian Lee and the Orbiters "Blues" Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

June 8, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Originals and tunes from the broad blues tradition.

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
9:00am
Lake Forest Park, Ravenna, Seward Park

Used Book Sale

June 9, 2018 - 9:00am

Lake Forest Park, Ravenna, Seward Park


Semiannual USED BOOK SALE!


June 9 & 10, 2018

40% off all used books at all Third Place Books locations:

 Lake Forest Park - Ravenna - Seward Park

 

 

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

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

June 9, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Swinging favorites from the 30s, 40s, and 50s. 

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
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9:00am
Lake Forest Park, Ravenna, Seward Park

Used Book Sale

June 10, 2018 - 9:00am

Lake Forest Park, Ravenna, Seward Park


Semiannual USED BOOK SALE!


June 9 & 10, 2018

40% off all used books at all Third Place Books locations:

 Lake Forest Park - Ravenna - Seward Park 

 

 
11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

June 10, 2018 - 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!

 
11:00am
Lake Forest Park

PJ Library Song & Storytime

June 11, 2018 - 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.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Knitting Book Club - Last Bus to Wisdom

June 11, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

All current book club titles are always 20% off Join us to knit or crochet while we discuss beloved local author Ivan Doig's final novel, Last Bus to Wisdom.

Eleven-year-old Donal Cameron is sent from his grandmother's home in Montana to his aunt's place in Wisconsin, and his imagination and curiosity fill the expansive landscape along the way. Bring your own project or help us reach our goal of providing 200 hats for the homeless in December. New to knitting? Come at 6:30 and get a free lesson.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

An Evening with Sabaa Tahir and Renée Ahdieh

June 11, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Two favorite bestselling YA authors together for one magical evening! Sabaa Tahir returns to the Martial Empire in A Reaper at the Gates, the third book in her Ember Quartet. Joining her on our Main Stage is Renée Ahdieh, who concludes her Flame in the Mist duology with the thrilling Smoke in The Sun.
 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

June 12, 2018 - 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

Ruth Ware - The Death of Mrs. Westaway

June 12, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

FREE event; signing line ticket with paid pre-order of The Death of Mrs. Westaway. CLICK HERE to pre-order!

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, and The Lying Game comes Ruth Ware's highly anticipated fourth novel.

 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Third Place Commons Game Night

June 13, 2018 - 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! 

 
10:30am
Lake Forest Park

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

June 14, 2018 - 10:30am

Lake Forest Park

Join other parents, gradparents, and caregivers with children ages birth to 5 in front of the stage for art, games, and conversation, sponsored and led by the Shoreline Family Support Center.

 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Spanish Conversation

June 14, 2018 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Hola! Join advanced-to-beginning Spanish speakers for friendly, casual conversation.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

LFP - Fredrik Backman - Us Against You

June 14, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

In conversation with Garth Stein (The Art of Racing in The Rain)!! This is a ticket required event. Tickets available only with your PREORDER of US AGAINST YOU from Third Place Books.
Books and tickets available for pick up on or after Tuesday, June 5.
 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Ranger and the Re-Arrangers "Gypsy Jazz" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

June 15, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

A violin-led acoustic jazz combo featuring upbeat, high-energy swinging strings!

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Sophisticated Swing Band "Swing" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

June 16, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Traditional swing from the 40s and 50s as well as contemporary tunes from the 60s to now!


Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsor

 
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11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

June 17, 2018 - 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

June 18, 2018 - 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 & Storytime

June 18, 2018 - 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.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Stephanie Tornatore and Adam Bannon - Healthy Meal Prep

June 18, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Learn how to meal prep like a pro with 12 weekly meal plans from YouTube's popular Fit Couple Cooks, each with 4 unique recipes for 6 days of breakfasts, lunches, and dinners.

 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

June 19, 2018 - 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

June 20, 2018 - 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
Lake Forest Park

Susan Carr - The Rat Tree

June 20, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Locked inside a dusty trunk in the attic of an old wool mill, a girl finds a diary that reveals the dark secrets of her grandfather's Nazi past. This novella from actor and singer Susan Carr features paper cutout illustrations by Seattle artist Lauren Iida, which will be exhibited during the presentation.

 
10:30am
Lake Forest Park

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

June 21, 2018 - 10:30am

Lake Forest Park

Join other parents, gradparents, and caregivers with children ages birth to 5 in front of the stage for art, games, and conversation, sponsored and led by the Shoreline Family Support Center.

 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Spanish Conversation

June 21, 2018 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Hola! Join advanced-to-beginning Spanish speakers for friendly, casual conversation.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Christine Carbo (w/ James Ziskin) - A Sharp Solitude

June 21, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

A gripping new mystery from the "fresh new voice in the thriller genre" (Steve Berry, New York Times bestselling author) and author of The Wild Inside, set in the magnificent and brutal terrain of Glacier National Park--for fans of C.J. Box and Nevada Barr.

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

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

June 22, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

 

Since 1956 Bill and his band have been wowing audiences with their take on rhythm and blues. In 1959 the Blue Notes made the national charts with the teenage love song “I Love an Angel” and since then have released a bevy of recordings.

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

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

June 23, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

FRS has been performing Vintage East Coast Rhythm and Blues, Soul and Rock music to enthusiastic crowds in a 4-state area for over 11 years with a rock solid rhythm section, gritty vocals, wailing blues harp, and soulful saxophone.


Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
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11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

June 24, 2018 - 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

June 25, 2018 - 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 & Storytime

June 25, 2018 - 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.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Literary Book Club - The Refugees

June 25, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

All current book club titles are always 20% off

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer plumbs the depths of displacement in this collection of short stories set in Vietnam and America, giving voice to the hopes and expectations of the migrant characters. Rifts in identity, loyalties, romantic relationships, and family ties accompany relocation in these sharply observed, emotional stories.

Join us July 30 for our annual LFP Reads  author event, when Laurie Frankel will discuss her book This Is How It Always Is.

 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

June 26, 2018 - 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

Dr. Jennifer Jacobs - Do You Really Need That Pill?

June 26, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Overmedication imperils our health and threatens to bankrupt our healthcare system. Dr. Jacobs, who has served on the advisory board of the NIH Office of Alternative Medicine, offers a well-researched and clear-eyed account of the epidemic, and offers safe, effective alternatives to prescription drugs.

 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Third Place Commons Game Night

June 27, 2018 - 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
Lake Forest Park

Nonfiction Book Club - The View from Flyover Country

June 27, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

All current book club titles are always 20% off We are excited to announce our first-ever nonfiction book club!

We will meet the last Wednesday of every month to discuss a wide array of books, from political science and cultural anthropology to sports and food writing. It's going to be awesome!

 
10:30am
Lake Forest Park

Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

June 28, 2018 - 10:30am

Lake Forest Park

Join other parents, gradparents, and caregivers with children ages birth to 5 in front of the stage for art, games, and conversation, sponsored and led by the Shoreline Family Support Center.

 
5:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Spanish Conversation

June 28, 2018 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Hola! Join advanced-to-beginning Spanish speakers for friendly, casual conversation.

 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Steve Toutonghi - Side Life

June 28, 2018 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Set in Seattle, Steve Toutonghi’s second novel is a dazzling, intriguing, and philosophical blend of literary science fiction—perfect for fans of Blake Crouch, Philip K. Dick and Ex Machina—explores parallel universes and raises questions about reality, free will, and the meaning of a human life.

 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Geoff Baker - 100 Things Sounders Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die

June 29, 2018 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Even the most die-hard Seattle Sounders fans don't know everything about their beloved club. Whether you were around for the USL days or were drawn in more recently by the team's incredible 2016 comeback, these are the 100 things all fans need to know. Award-winning sportswriter Geoff Baker has collected every essential piece of Sounders knowledge and trivia, as well as must-do activities, and ranks them all from 1 to 100, providing an entertaining and easy-to-follow checklist as you progress on your way to fan superstardom.

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Scott Lindenmuth Group "Jazz Fusion" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

June 29, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Virtuouso Seattle guitarist Scott Lindenmuth and his band will get you moving with influences ranging from Jimi Hendrix to Wes Montgomery.

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.

 
7:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Grupo Amoroso "Latin" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

June 30, 2018 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Bossa Nova classics, Brazilian pop music, jazz, and various folk styles. The band’s inspiration comes from well-crafted songs with appealing lyrics and melodies, and with tight rhythmic arrangements—played from the heart—amoroso.

Thank you to Merlone Geier and our community music sponsors.