April 2020

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Lake Forest Park

POSTPONED: James Rallison - Odd 1s Out: The First Sequel

April 1, 2020 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Unfortunately, this event has been POSTPONED. We're working to reschedule right now, and will have more info soon!   Instant New York Times bestseller - Hilarious stories and advice about the ups and downs of growing up, from a popular YouTube artist and storyteller. 
 
 
11:30am
Ravenna

CANCELLED: PJ Library Song & Story Time

April 2, 2020 - 11:30am

Ravenna

Join us every Thursday at 11:30am 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
Seward Park

POSTPONED: Kelly Brenner - Nature Obscura

April 2, 2020 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

This event has been POSTPONED.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

POSTPONED: CS Claus - Surrounded by Chu Songs

April 3, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Unfortunately, this event has been POSTPONED. Sorry!
 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

POSTPONED: Ginna Luck - Everything Has Been Asking for Mercy

April 4, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Unfortunately, this event has been POSTPONED. Sorry!
 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

POSTPONED: Daniel Edward Moore and Tina Schumann - Waxing the Dents & Praising the Paradox

April 4, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

This event has been POSTPONED.

 
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7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

CANCELED: Elizabeth George - Mastering the Process

April 8, 2020 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Unfortunately, this event has been CANCELED. Sorry!
 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

POSTPONED: Betsy Gaines Quammen - American Zion: Cliven Bundy, God & Public Lands in the West

April 8, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

This event has been POSTPONED.

 
 
11:30am
Ravenna

CANCELLED: PJ Library Song & Story Time

April 9, 2020 - 11:30am

Ravenna

Join us every Thursday at 11:30am 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.  
 
 
1:00pm
Ravenna

POSTPONED: Louisa Morgan - The Age of Witches

April 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

Ravenna

This event has been POSTPONED.
 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

POSTPONED: Suzanne Park - The Perfect Escape

April 9, 2020 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

This event has been POSTPONED.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

POSTPONED: Susan Meissner - The Last Year of the War

April 10, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Unfortunately, this event has been POSTPONED. Sorry!
 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

POSTPONED: Elena Taylor - All We Buried (A Sheriff Bet Rivers Mystery #1) - with Tammis Doyle, Marty Ofsowitz, and Bradetta Vines

April 11, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Unfortunately, this event has been POSTPONED. Sorry!
 
 
6:00pm
Ravenna

Your Voice Matters Hosted by The Narrative Project

April 11, 2020 - 6:00pm

Ravenna

Join us for our monthly open mic for writers. Bring a 5-minute piece from the project you’re working on and read it to a supportive group of fellow writers. Sign up sheet is available 10 minutes before we start. All genres are welcome. Come alone or bring a writerly friend.

 
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7:00pm
Ravenna

Magic Monday

April 13, 2020 - 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
Ravenna

POSTPONED: Laura Smestad - The First Date Dress

April 14, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

This event has been POSTPONED.

 
 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Kids' Book Club - Seafire - (Young Adult)

April 14, 2020 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join bookseller Claire to discuss the kid-decided pick, Seafire by Natalie C. Parker. One that bookseller Niki says is, "Mad Max meets Pirates of the Caribbean with an all-lady crew fighting for survival on the open seas." Ages 13-19 recommended.

 
 
 
11:30am
Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

April 16, 2020 - 11:30am

Ravenna

Join us every Thursday at 11:30am 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

POSTPONED: Laureen Nussbaum - Shedding Our Stars

April 16, 2020 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Unfortunately, this event has been POSTPONED. Sorry!
 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

Lily King - Writers & Lovers

April 16, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Following the breakout success of her critically acclaimed and award-winning novel Euphoria, Lily King returns with an unforgettable portrait of an artist as a young woman.

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Roshani Chokshi - Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes

April 17, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

War between the devas and the demons is imminent, and the Otherworld is on high alert. Fourteen-year-old Aru Shah and her friends are sent on a mission to rescue two "targets," one of whom is about to utter a prophecy that could mean the difference between victory and defeat. Turns out the targets, a pair of twins, are the newest Pandava sisters, though the prophecy says that one sister is not true. When the Pandavas fail to prevent the prophecy from reaching the Sleeper's ears, the heavenly attendants ask them to step aside.

 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

Greg Pizzoli - Baloney and Friends

April 17, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Meet Baloney! This book is about him. And also Peanut the horse, his best friend. There’s Bizz the bumblebee, too, of course. And Krabbit. He’d rather not be here, but what can you do?

In this graphic novel for young readers, watch our pig protagonist perform some questionable magic, cheer him on as he braves the swimming pool, and root for Baloney and his friends when a case of the blues gets him down.

Brought to you by Geisel Medalist Greg Pizzoli, these delightful tales will get kids giggling in no time!

 
 
6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

POSTPONED: Laura Jacob - Light Sleeper

April 18, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Never let them see you weak. Never let the tears fall.The phone rang on the day after Christmas and Laura Jacob learned that her father was being placed on life support after being found on his bathroom floor seizing due to his alcohol addiction. How could a sober, safe man still be that monster she feared growing up? She had allowed him back into her life after hiding for over a decade and now she regretted it. At age 38, she suddenly felt the terror and devastation as if she was a child again. Her fight, drive, and resilience disappeared.

 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

Jesse Edward Johnson - The King of Nothing Much

April 18, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

The King of Nothing Much tells the story of Weldon Tines, a stay-at-home dad who struggles to understand his purpose now that his children have grown older. With Johnson’s unique sense of humor, this novella speaks to what it means to be a father and a husband in contemporary America.

 
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6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Suzanne Maggio - The Cardinal Club

April 19, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

The Cardinal Club is heartwarming, gut-wrenching, funny, sad, unfailingly honest, and immensely readable. Suzanne Maggio's memoir of her relationship with her mother and her siblings is beautifully written and deeply moving. Filled with personal stories and universal themes, you will laugh and cry as you read. Highly recommended. - Sheldon Siegel. New York Times best selling author of the Mike Daley/Rosie Fernandez novels.

 
 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Kids' Book Club - Other Words for Home - (Middle Grade)

April 20, 2020 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Join bookseller Claire to discuss Jasmine Warga's 2020 Newbery Honor Book Other Words for Home; a modern-day, lyrical novel in verse about a girl and her mother who move from Syria to the United States. Ages 9-13 recommended.

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

Booze & Lasers - Dune

April 20, 2020 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Please note that our March meeting has been postponed until April.

 
 
7:00pm
Seward Park

In Translation Book Club - Will and Testament

April 21, 2020 - 7:00pm

Seward Park

Please note that our March meeting has been postponed until April.

 
 
 
11:30am
Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

April 23, 2020 - 11:30am

Ravenna

Join us every Thursday at 11:30am 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
Ravenna

Kawai Strong Washburn - Sharks in the Time of Saviors

April 23, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

In 1995 Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, on a rare family vacation, seven-year-old Nainoa Flores falls overboard a cruise ship into the Pacific Ocean. When a shiver of sharks appears in the water, everyone fears for the worst. But instead, Noa is gingerly delivered to his mother in the jaws of a shark, marking his story as the stuff of legends.

 
 
7:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Veronica Roth - Chosen Ones

April 23, 2020 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Tickets are required! Ticket purchase includes one copy of Chosen Ones, and admission for TWO people into the event and signing line.

Tickets are available online only. PURCHASE TICKETS HERE!

 

 
 
 
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6:00pm
Lake Forest Park

Noé Álvarez - Spirit Run

April 26, 2020 - 6:00pm

Lake Forest Park

*Join author Noé Álvarez, running ambassadors from the Snohomish Running Company, and Third Place Books for a special pre-event organized group run on the Burke-Gilman Trail! This run will occure before the reading event. Meet us at 4:30 at Third Place Books in your running clothes!*
 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

Science on Tap

April 27, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Science on Tap is a place where anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology in a relaxed atmosphere.

It is held the last Monday of every month in Cafe Arta at Third Place.

Click here for more information about Science on Tap, including upcoming speakers and topics.

 
 
 
7:00pm
Ravenna

RAVENNA - Book Club - Crooked Heart by Lissa Evans

April 29, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ravenna

Paper Moon meets the Blitz in this original black comedy, set in World War II England, chronicling an unlikely alliance between a small time con artist and a young orphan evacuee.

When Noel Bostock—aged ten, no family—is evacuated from London to escape the Nazi bombardment, he lands in a suburb northwest of the city with Vera Sedge—a thirty-six-year old widow drowning in debts and dependents. Always desperate for money, she’s unscrupulous about how she gets it.

 
 
11:30am
Ravenna

PJ Library Song & Story Time

April 30, 2020 - 11:30am

Ravenna

Join us every Thursday at 11:30am 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

Mike McHargue - You're a Miracle (and a Pain in the Ass)

April 30, 2020 - 7:00pm

Lake Forest Park

Tickets are required; ticket includes one copy of You're a Miracle and admission to the event and signing line.