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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop
Lunch Time Meditation
Change your mind, change your day. Take an hour in the middle of the day to connect to your heart, cultivate inner peace and happiness and clarify your intention for the day. Everyone is welcome to attend these guided meditations. No previous experience...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/3/20 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 4/6/20 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 4/8/20 at 12pm-1pm
Fri 4/10/20 at 12pm-1pm
Mon 4/13/20 at 12pm-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Mindfulness Meditation Class at Harbor Fit Studio
If you are curious about mindfulness, meditation or just want to find some calm and peace of mind, this is a class for people who are interested in learning how to practice mindfulness meditation. We will meet bi-weekly to learn about and practice mindfuln...
Harbor Fit Studio
Gig Harbor, WA

Sun 4/5/20 at 11:30am-12:45pm
Sun 4/19/20 at 11:30am-12:45pm
Sun 5/3/20 at 11:30am-12:45pm
Sun 5/17/20 at 11:30am-12:45pm
Sun 6/7/20 at 11:30am-12:45pm
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 4/5/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 4/12/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 4/19/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 4/26/20 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 5/3/20 at 10am-11:15am
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Celebrating the Art of Poetic Recitation
Based out of Boston Harbor just north of Olympia, gifted storyteller and musician Joe McHugh helps keep the art of poetic recitation alive and well in the modern world. This program weaves together tales of gold miners and ghostly apparitions, fairies and ...
Olympia Timberland Library
Olympia, WA

Mon 4/6/20 at 6:30pm-7:45pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Steven Masley: The Mediterranean Method
Join us on April 9th, at 7:00pm for a presentation and book signing event with esteemed author, physician, and chef Steven Masley. He will be discussing his newest book The Mediterranean Method, published in 2019.
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Thu 4/9/20 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Caring for Others with Wisdom
Caring for Others with Wisdom. Friday, April 10th. From 6:30 – 8 PM. Sometimes our lives are so busy helping others that we get out of the habit of letting go and taking any time to recharge our batteries, and end up thinking it is too selfish to take...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Fri 4/10/20 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Social Media
Grit City Think & Drink | Global Competition of Social Messaging Platforms
Social media users fracture into tribes, but social media ecosystems are globally interconnected technically, socially, culturally, and economically. This talk reports a study from Sun’s new book “Global Social Media Design" and reveals how cultural consum...
The Swiss Pub
Tacoma, WA

Tue 4/14/20 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: For the Family
Learn to Meditate
Learn to Meditate. Saturday, April 18th. from 10 AM – 1 PM. The Learn to Meditate series is being taught by Buddhist monk Kelsang Tharden. This first class will focus on the basics of meditation. This, April 18th is a class on the anatomy of medita...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 4/18/20 at 10am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Conference, Class/Workshop, Education, Parents/Parenting
Seattle Breakthrough Strategies to Teach and Counsel Troubled Youth Workshop
We wrote the book on troubled and challenged students. And we teach the class. Classroom management and behavior problems stop here. You name the problems and this conference delivers hundreds of immediate, problem-stopping student behavior management ...
Courtyard by Marriott
Tukwila, WA

Thu 4/23/20 - Fri 4/24/20 at 9am-4pm
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 4/24/20 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 5/29/20 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 6/26/20 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Author Talk: The Buy Nothing, Get Everything Plan
We are so excited to welcome Liesl Clark and Rebecca Rockefeller, creators of the Buy Nothing Project, to Browsers on Wednesday, April 29th, at 7pm! They are co-author's of the forthcoming book The Buy Nothing, Get Everything Plan: Discover the Joy of Spen...
Browsers Bookshop
Olympia, WA

Wed 4/29/20 at 7pm
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 4/29/20 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 5/27/20 at 4:30pm-6pm
Wed 6/24/20 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 4/30/20 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 5/28/20 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Thu 6/25/20 at 6:30pm-8:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Grit City Think & Drink | When Saints Get Political
The best known medieval British female saints include St Catherine of Alexandria and St Margaret of Antioch. There are many similarities in their brief lives: they lived during the Roman persecution of the early Christians; they refused to give up their fa...
The Swiss Pub
Tacoma, WA

Tue 5/12/20 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
David Sedaris
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. He is the master of satire and one of today’s most observant writers addressing the human condition. Calypso, his latest collection of ess...
Pantages Theater
Tacoma, WA

Sun 5/17/20 at 7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Lecture Series: "2020: Battle for the Soul of America"
Regardless of your political persuasion, Donald Trump has been a president like none other in American history. The 2020 presidential campaign and election promises to be full of intense drama, precedent-shattering surprises, and vicious partisanship. What...
University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA

Thu 6/18/20 at 7pm-9pm

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