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PJ Library Song & Story Time February 1, 2019 - 11:00am Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

February 1, 2019 - 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.  
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Hena Khan - Bounce Back February 1, 2019 - 6:00pm Lake Forest Park

Hena Khan - Bounce Back

February 1, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

From the critically acclaimed author of Amina's Voice comes the third book in an exciting middle grade series about a scrawny fourth-grader with big dreams of basketball stardom.

Zayd has a plan. He's ready to take the reins as team captain of the Gold Team.

But when an injury leaves him on the sidelines, his plans get derailed. Can Zayd learn what it means to be a leader if he's not the one calling the shots?

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Courtney Peppernell with Makenzie Campbell - Pillow Thoughts II February 1, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Courtney Peppernell with Makenzie Campbell - Pillow Thoughts II

February 1, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Following the smash success of her best-selling book, Pillow Thoughts, Courtney Peppernell now returns with the follow-up sequel Pillow Thoughts II: Healing the Heart. Peppernell understands that healing is a process, and Pillow Thoughts II eloquently captures the time and experience that one goes through on their journey to peace through restoration. A collection of inspirational and comforting poems for anyone who is mending from a broken heart.

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Stickshift Annie with Kimball and the Fugitives Roadhouse "Swing" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons! February 1, 2019 - 7:30pm Lake Forest Park

Stickshift Annie with Kimball and the Fugitives Roadhouse "Swing" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

February 1, 2019 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Annie Eastwood’s unique sensitivity of vocals will guide you through straight ahead rockin' roadhouse, from jazz favorites to smoldering slow burners and swing tunes.

 

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Commons Art-In February 2, 2019 - 10:00am Lake Forest Park

Commons Art-In

February 2, 2019 - 10:00am

Lake Forest Park

Come make art at this free, drop-in creative time for drawing and painting artists at all levels of experience. Bring your own art supplies (no oil paints/solvents, please). Look for the plastic-covered tables in the Commons.
 

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Saturday Morning Story Time - Julia Eckels February 2, 2019 - 11:00am Ravenna

Saturday Morning Story Time - Julia Eckels

February 2, 2019 - 11:00am

Ravenna

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

Every Saturday morning at 11AM. All are welcome!

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Lauren Petrie All Ages Dance Party - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons! February 2, 2019 - 4:00pm Lake Forest Park

Lauren Petrie All Ages Dance Party - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

February 2, 2019 - 4:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Popular musician Lauren Petrie brings his lively repertoire of dance-friendly tunes to Third Place Commons for an afternoon dance party you won't soon forget. Bring the whole family to this fun, all-ages event and get your boogie on!

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Claire Rudolf Murphy - Martin and Bobby February 2, 2019 - 6:00pm Lake Forest Park

Claire Rudolf Murphy - Martin and Bobby

February 2, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Please join us in welcoming Claire Rudolf Murphy in-store to discuss the special relationship between Bobby Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr.! After Claire's presentation, a diverse group of teen leaders will have a discussion about their own activism and share what leadership means to them and what is needed from our elected officials today. 


Martin and Bobby follows the lives, words, and final days of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy.
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I Can Fly Twice As High February 2, 2019 - 7:00pm Seward Park

I Can Fly Twice As High

February 2, 2019 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

A dance class in a bookstore?? That's right! I Can Fly Twice As High is a dance class (with the opportunity to learn contemporary phrase work and to create some of your own) for readers and a book club for dancers! 

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Richard Wilkinson & Kate Pickett February 2, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Richard Wilkinson & Kate Pickett

February 2, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Why are people more relaxed and at ease with each other in some countries than others? Why is the American dream more of a reality in Denmark than the USA? As The Inner Level demonstrates, the answer to all these is inequality. Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett put inequality at the center of public debate by showing conclusively that less equal societies fare worse than more equal ones across everything from education to life expectancy.

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Silk Road Swing "Swing" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons! February 2, 2019 - 7:30pm Lake Forest Park

Silk Road Swing "Swing" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

February 2, 2019 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Victor Horky and his pals will be performing a slew of Django Reinhardt's compositions and classic swing standards in a Gypsy style sprinkled with a few waltz/latin tunes. Featuring a special guest violinist from The Hague, Netherlands.
 

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Sunday Morning Wordplay February 3, 2019 - 11:00am Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

February 3, 2019 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

Join other logophiles and enjoy all kinds of word games, from Prolix and Wordsters to Fictionary and Word on the Street.  
 

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Turkish Conversation February 3, 2019 - 1:30pm Lake Forest Park

Turkish Conversation

February 3, 2019 - 1:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Whether Turkish is your first or second language, this is a chance to meet new and old friends for tea or coffee and enjoy conversation in Turkish.

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Christina McDonald - The Night Olivia Fell February 3, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Christina McDonald - The Night Olivia Fell

February 3, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

In the vein of Big Little Lies and Reconstructing Amelia comes an emotionally charged domestic suspense novel about a mother unraveling the truth behind how her daughter became brain dead. And pregnant. Christina McDonald weaves a suspenseful and heart-wrenching tale of hidden relationships, devastating lies, and the power of a mother's love.

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Mah Jongg February 4, 2019 - 9:00am Lake Forest Park

Mah Jongg

February 4, 2019 - 9:00am

Lake Forest Park

The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Senior Center welcomes players of all skills to a day of Mah Jongg.

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CANCELLED: Sadie Dupuis, with Richard Chiem and Colleen Louise Barry - Mouthguard February 4, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

CANCELLED: Sadie Dupuis, with Richard Chiem and Colleen Louise Barry - Mouthguard

February 4, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER! WE'RE HOPING TO RESCHEDULE WITH SADIE DUPUIS SOON...KEEP AN EYE ON OUR WEBSITE OR SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATES!***

 

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Irish Conversation February 4, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

Irish Conversation

February 4, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join us to practice your cúpla focal (couple of words) with cairde (friends). Fáilte (welcome) to beginners and fluent speakers. 
 

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CANCELLED - Dr. Faith Harper - Unf*ck Your Intimacy February 4, 2019 - 7:00pm Seward Park

CANCELLED - Dr. Faith Harper - Unf*ck Your Intimacy

February 4, 2019 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER! WE'RE HOPING TO RESCHEDULE WITH DR. HARPER SOON...KEEP AN EYE ON OUR WEBSITE OR SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATES!***

 

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French Conversation February 5, 2019 - 5:30pm Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

February 5, 2019 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Practice your French in a relaxed and supportive environment. 
 

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United We Care Kinship Group February 5, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

United We Care Kinship Group

February 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Raising the child of a friend or relative? This group is for you! Join a strength based community of peers making connections by providing support, resources, education, and friendship.

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Jane Harper - The Lost Man (in-conversation with Danya Kukafka) February 5, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

Jane Harper - The Lost Man (in-conversation with Danya Kukafka)

February 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join us for this in-conversation event with bestselling novelists Jane Harper and Danya Kukafka

Two brothers meet in the remote Australian outback when the third brother is found dead, in this stunning new standalone novel from New York Times bestseller Jane Harper

Brothers Nathan and Bub Bright meet for the first time in months at the remote fence line separating their cattle ranches in the lonely outback.

Their third brother, Cameron, lies dead at their feet.

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Robin LaFevers - Courting Darkness (in-conv. w/Martha Brockenbrough) February 6, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

Robin LaFevers - Courting Darkness (in-conv. w/Martha Brockenbrough)

February 6, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join us for this in-conversation event with bestselling novelists Robin LaFevers and Martha Brockenbrough
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Reading Through It Book Club - We Can't Breathe February 6, 2019 - 7:00pm Seward Park

Reading Through It Book Club - We Can't Breathe

February 6, 2019 - 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. All are welcome, no purchase required.

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PJ Library Song & Story Time February 7, 2019 - 11:00am Seward Park

PJ Library Song & Story Time

February 7, 2019 - 11:00am

Seward Park

Join us every Thursday at 11am for Song & Story Time with PJ Library! 

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Jack Nisbet - The Dreamer and the Doctor February 7, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

Jack Nisbet - The Dreamer and the Doctor

February 7, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

In the turn-of-the-twentieth-century Northwest, the lives and passions of an American physician and her Swedish naturalist husband helped shape a territory on the cusp of change--from the author of Sources of the River and The Collector.
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Andrew Knapp - Find Momo Across Europe February 7, 2019 - 7:00pm Seward Park

Andrew Knapp - Find Momo Across Europe

February 7, 2019 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Play hide-and-seek with Momo, the bandana-wearing, head-tilting border collie who loves to tuck himself away for the stunning photographs taken by his BFF Andrew Knapp, as they travel across the pond to explore the historic cities, beautiful landscapes, and diverse cultures of nineteen European countries.

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Arleen Williams - Mom's Last Move February 7, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Arleen Williams - Mom's Last Move

February 7, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Mom's Last Move is a story of motherhood, memory loss, and becoming a memoirist. Struggling to parent a high-spirited daughter, Arleen Williams learns to be a mother while caring for her own mother, who is sinking into dementia. At the same time, Williams learns to be a writer while coping with the family fallout over the pending publication of The Thirty-Ninth Victim, her first memoir.

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PJ Library Song & Story Time February 8, 2019 - 11:00am Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

February 8, 2019 - 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.  
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CANCELLED - John Kim - I Used to be a Miserable F**k February 8, 2019 - 6:00pm Lake Forest Park

CANCELLED - John Kim - I Used to be a Miserable F**k

February 8, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

EVENT CANCELLED. WATCH FOR NEW DATE.

The Angry Therapist who has helped thousands of men find more happiness in their relationships and more purpose in their lives now shares his insights with everyone in this powerful guide--self-help in a shotglass--covering essential topics, from vulnerability and posturing to workouts and women.
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Black Jaw Literary Series February 8, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Black Jaw Literary Series

February 8, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

The Black Jaw Literary Series will occur monthly and feature readings from graduate students, faculty members, and undergraduates of the University of Washington MFA Creative Writing Program.

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Honkytonk Sweethearts "Rockabilly" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons! February 8, 2019 - 7:30pm Lake Forest Park

Honkytonk Sweethearts "Rockabilly" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

February 8, 2019 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Vintage country, 50s rock'n'roll, and a few originals to get your toes a-tappin'.

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Saturday Morning Story Time - Eva Abrams February 9, 2019 - 11:00am Ravenna

Saturday Morning Story Time - Eva Abrams

February 9, 2019 - 11:00am

Ravenna

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

Every Saturday morning at 11AM. All are welcome!

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Inside Out Dance Company Showcase February 9, 2019 - 2:00pm Lake Forest Park

Inside Out Dance Company Showcase

February 9, 2019 - 2:00pm

Lake Forest Park

A forty-minute performance comprised of ten individual dance numbers in a variety of genres: ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, acro, and contemporary. As a performance based dance team from the Woodinville Dance Company, dancers range in age from 9-18, and all music is family-friendly. 

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Melody Xie Piano Recital February 9, 2019 - 4:00pm Lake Forest Park

Melody Xie Piano Recital

February 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Talented young musicians showing off their new skills!

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CANCELLED - Vanessa McGrady, Rock Needs River February 9, 2019 - 6:00pm Lake Forest Park

CANCELLED - Vanessa McGrady, Rock Needs River

February 9, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER! WE'RE HOPING TO RESCHEDULE WITH VANESSA MCGRADY SOON...KEEP AN EYE ON OUR WEBSITE OR SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATES!***  
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CANCELLED - Breaking Blues - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons! February 9, 2019 - 7:30pm Lake Forest Park

CANCELLED - Breaking Blues - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

February 9, 2019 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER.

 

This Seattle-based Blues band brings a mix of old school and contemporary blues, from rocking originals to classic favorites.

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Sunday Morning Wordplay February 10, 2019 - 11:00am Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

February 10, 2019 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

Join other logophiles and enjoy all kinds of word games, from Prolix and Wordsters to Fictionary and Word on the Street.  
 

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CANCELLED - Gloria Burgess - Pass it On February 10, 2019 - 6:00pm Lake Forest Park

CANCELLED - Gloria Burgess - Pass it On

February 10, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER! WE'RE HOPING TO RESCHEDULE WITH GLORIA J. MCEWEN BURGESS SOON...KEEP AN EYE ON OUR WEBSITE OR SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATES!***  
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Mah Jongg February 11, 2019 - 9:00am Lake Forest Park

Mah Jongg

February 11, 2019 - 9:00am

Lake Forest Park

The Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Senior Center welcomes players of all skills to a day of Mah Jongg.

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Knitting Help and Lessons February 11, 2019 - 6:30pm Lake Forest Park

Knitting Help and Lessons

February 11, 2019 - 6:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Come early for the Knitting Book Club to get free lessons and tips! Lessons start at 6:30pm and the book club starts at 7pm.

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Magic Monday February 11, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Magic Monday

February 11, 2019 - 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.

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CANCELLED - Doug Walsh - Tailwinds Past Florence February 11, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

CANCELLED - Doug Walsh - Tailwinds Past Florence

February 11, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER! WE'RE HOPING TO RESCHEDULE WITH DOUG WALSH SOON...KEEP AN EYE ON OUR WEBSITE OR SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATES!***  
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Canceled: African-American Writers' Alliance Poetry Reading February 11, 2019 - 7:00pm Seward Park

Canceled: African-American Writers' Alliance Poetry Reading

February 11, 2019 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

The February AAWA meeting has been canceled due to snow. Please join us in March for the next reading on March 11.

 

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French Conversation February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm Lake Forest Park

French Conversation

February 12, 2019 - 5:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Practice your French in a relaxed and supportive environment. 
 

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Sandra Vea - Rising Son February 12, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Sandra Vea - Rising Son

February 12, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

The remarkable story of a Japanese American who served in a top-secret team in World War II that coaxed Japanese Imperial soldiers from their bunkers on the front lines of the war in the Pacific.This little-known slice of history reveals how the confluence of race, war, and loyalty played out when the nation called for the service of those it judged most harshly.

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Transgender in Seattle February 12, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

Transgender in Seattle

February 12, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

A social support group for members of the transgender community.
 

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LFP Garden Club Public Meeting February 12, 2019 - 10:30pm Lake Forest Park

LFP Garden Club Public Meeting

February 12, 2019 - 10:30pm

Lake Forest Park

The LFP Garden Club holds its monthly business meeting at 9:30, and a public program with guest speaker at 10:30. This month, co-author of "Foiliage First" and "Fine Foliage" Karen Chapman, talks about “Creating Captivating Gardens.” 
 

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Karen Treiger - My Soul is Filled with Joy February 13, 2019 - 7:00pm Seward Park

Karen Treiger - My Soul is Filled with Joy

February 13, 2019 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Sam Goldberg escaped the Treblinka Death Camp during the prisoner revolt on August 2, 1943.  Running to the woods, he met Esther, who was hiding there. For another year until liberation, they hid together in barns and in a pit in the forest. The author, married to Sam and Esther’s son, uncovers details of their wartime experiences and travels to Poland to meets the families of the Righteous Gentiles who helped them survive. The dead of Poland speak loudly from the ashes, but the living find new voices. The author listens to these voices and finds her own in the process. 

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PJ Library Song & Story Time February 14, 2019 - 11:00am Seward Park

PJ Library Song & Story Time

February 14, 2019 - 11:00am

Seward Park

Join us every Thursday at 11am for Song & Story Time with PJ Library! 

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POSTPONED - Mary Daheim - A Case of Bier (in-conversation with Candace Robb) February 14, 2019 - 7:00pm Lake Forest Park

POSTPONED - Mary Daheim - A Case of Bier (in-conversation with Candace Robb)

February 14, 2019 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

***THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER! WE'RE HOPING TO RESCHEDULE IN APRIL...KEEP AN EYE ON OUR WEBSITE OR SUBSCRIBE TO OUR EMAIL NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATES!***

Join us for this special book launch with the Sisters in Crime Mystery Writers  Mary Daheim celebrates the release of her 68th book in-conversation with Candace Robb!
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PJ Library Song & Story Time February 15, 2019 - 11:00am Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

February 15, 2019 - 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.  
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Dave Ellingson - Paddle Pilgrim: Kayaking the Fjords of Norway February 15, 2019 - 6:00pm Lake Forest Park

Dave Ellingson - Paddle Pilgrim: Kayaking the Fjords of Norway

February 15, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Paddle Pilgrim chronicles a month-long paddle adventure on the magnificent Sogne and Hardanger Fjords in Norway, where the author’s ancestors emigrated from to America in the 1850’s. 
The narrative weaves together three elements:

Paddle: daily detailed accounts of experiences on the water and in the mountains.
Ponder: reflections on those experiences and their significance.
Pictures: award-winning photographs which bring the experiences to life.

 

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Brittany Ackerman, with Sarah Cannon, Cai Emmons, and Kristen Young - The Perpetual Motion Machine February 15, 2019 - 7:00pm Ravenna

Brittany Ackerman, with Sarah Cannon, Cai Emmons, and Kristen Young - The Perpetual Motion Machine

February 15, 2019 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Inspired by a brother's high school science project -- a perpetual motion machine that could save the world -- The Perpetual Motion Machine is a memoir in essays that attempts to save a sibling by depicting the visceral pain that accompanies longing for some past impossibility. The collection is a science project in its study of memory, in the calculation of the moments that make up a childhood. Joining Brittany are Cai Emmons, Sarah Cannon, and Kristen Young.

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Mach One Jazz Orchestra "Big Band" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons! February 15, 2019 - 7:30pm Lake Forest Park

Mach One Jazz Orchestra "Big Band" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons!

February 15, 2019 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Bellevue’s hot 17-piece variety Jazz band is sure to get you on your feet, playing the gamut from popular dance to swanky swing dance tunes.

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Saturday Morning Story Time - Julia Eckels February 16, 2019 - 11:00am Ravenna

Saturday Morning Story Time - Julia Eckels

February 16, 2019 - 11:00am

Ravenna

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

Every Saturday morning at 11AM. All are welcome!

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Seattle Pen Club February 16, 2019 - 11:00am Lake Forest Park

Seattle Pen Club

February 16, 2019 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

Fountain pen fans welcome all who share their hobby. More information at www.seattlepenclub.com.

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Marlon James - Black Leopard, Red Wolf February 16, 2019 - 1:00pm Ravenna

Marlon James - Black Leopard, Red Wolf

February 16, 2019 - 1:00pm

Ravenna

The first author in our Literary Luncheon Series this season is Marlon James, the Booker Prize-winning author of A Brief History of Seven Killings and The Book of Night Women. His newest, Black Leopard, Red Wolf, draws from African history and mythology and his own rich imagination; it is a novel unlike anything that's come before it: a saga of breathtaking adventure that's also an ambitious, involving read.

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Mary Cronk Farrell - Standing Up Against Hate February 16, 2019 - 2:00pm Seward Park

Mary Cronk Farrell - Standing Up Against Hate

February 16, 2019 - 2:00pm

Seward Park

Standing Up Against Hate tells the stories of the African American women who enlisted in the newly formed Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) in World War II. They quickly discovered that they faced as many obstacles in the armed forces as they did in everyday life. However, they refused to back down. They interrupted careers and left family, friends, and loved ones to venture into unknown and sometimes dangerous territory.

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Paul Souders - Arctic Solitaire February 16, 2019 - 6:00pm Lake Forest Park

Paul Souders - Arctic Solitaire

February 16, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Photographer Paul Souders considered himself a lucky guy. He traveled the world and got paid to take pictures. Yet at age fifty he seemed an unlikely explorer. Recently married, he was leading a generally contented life as an urban homebody, ending most days with a cold martini and a home-cooked meal. So how did he find himself alone aboard a tiny boat, enduring bad weather and worse cooking, while struggling to find his way across more than a thousand miles of of Hudson Bay?
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Canceled: I Can Fly Twice As High February 16, 2019 - 7:00pm Seward Park

Canceled: I Can Fly Twice As High

February 16, 2019 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

The February 16 class has been canceled. Please join us March 2 at 7pm for the next workshop.

 

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Sophisticated Swing Band "Swing" - Live Music brought to you by Third Place Commons! February 16, 2019 - 7:30pm Lake Forest Park

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

February 16, 2019 - 7:30pm

Lake Forest Park

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

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11:00am
Lake Forest Park

Sunday Morning Wordplay

February 17, 2019 - 11:00am

Lake Forest Park

Join other logophiles and enjoy all kinds of word games, from Prolix and Wordsters to Fictionary and Word on the Street.  
 

 
 
1:30pm
Lake Forest Park

Turkish Conversation

February 17, 2019 - 1:30pm

Lake Forest Park

Whether Turkish is your first or second language, this is a chance to meet new and old friends for tea or coffee and enjoy conversation in Turkish.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Jean Godden - Citizen Jean (in conversation with Cathy Allen)

February 17, 2019 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Seattle reporter, editor, columnist and city council member Jean Godden witnessed historic events, watched Seattle evolve into a civic and national affairs leader, met city and state movers and shakers, and became a local celebrity herself.
 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

Story Time for Grown Ups!

February 17, 2019 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Grab a glass and join us for stories read by community member Courtney on Sunday, February 17 at 7pm! Drink specials are available from Raconteur during the event. Story Time for Grown Ups happens every third Sunday here at Third Place Books Seward Park.