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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Meditation: The Secret to a Peaceful Life
Many of us worry about the future or dwell upon the past. Our mind is constantly in turmoil. In this program, we will explore the healing power of meditation and how to unlock the door to a life of improved physical and emotional well-being. Meditation is...
Bellingham Public Library – Central Library
Bellingham, WA

Fri 1/18/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings, Music
Quieting the Monkey Mind Dudley & Dean Evenson Author Event
Whether you have been meditating for years or are just beginning on your path, all will benefit from the tools and techniques local musicians Dudley and Dean Evenson share in their new book 'Quieting the Monkey Mind: How to Meditate with Music'. The Evenso...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Fri 1/18/19 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Sarah Cannon - The Shame of Losing
Days before Sarah Cannon’s thirty-third birthday, she receives a frightening phone call from her husband’s arborist colleague: Matt, her spouse of seven years and father to their two small children, has been severely injured by a falling tree branch. In a ...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Sat 1/19/19 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Signing/Readings
Douglas Cole - The Gold Tooth In the Crooked Smile of God
The Gold Tooth In the Crooked Smile of God crosses mystical lines, borders on magic. From Douglas Cole, a celebrated Seattle poet. “There's some kind of magic going on in Douglas Cole's The Gold Tooth in the Crooked Smile of God,” says Jim Daniels, poet, s...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Sun 1/20/19 at 4pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Read-In!
Village Books will once again host its annual Read-In to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Read-In has been a tradition for more than a decade. Local children are invited to gather at Village Books to hear stories in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Mon 1/21/19 at 10am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Rare Bird: Pursuing the Mystery of the Marbled Murrelet
Join the North Cascades Audubon Society for a presentation by Maria Mudd Ruth, author of Rare Bird: Pursuing the Mystery of the Marbled Murrelet, which celebrates the world of this endearing and endangered seabird of the Pacific Northwest. While researchin...
Whatcom Museum - Old City Hall
Bellingham, WA

Tue 1/22/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Local Veteran Offers Insights on Afghanistan
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Jim McKinney, an Army veteran and Whatcom County resident, will talk Jan. 23 about his recent contract deployment to Afghanistan and the relevance of the war there to the United States and Whatcom County The event is sponsored by Common...
Meridian High School
Bellingham, WA

Wed 1/23/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Non-Profit Brown Bag: Non-Profit Partnership and Collaboration
How do we build a stronger non-profit community through partnership and collaboration? This interactive lunch hour will include a program mapping exercise, so participants can learn more about each other’s programs and see where there might be overlapping ...
St. Luke's Community Health Education Center
Bellingham, WA

Wed 1/23/19 at 11:30am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
WATER - Does Whatcom County Really Have a Water Shortage?
Bellingham City Club, a forum for community engagement, delves into the topic of water. Public perception often presumes that our water supply is ample, but is there enough to satisfy the needs of fish, agriculture, cities, and landowners? How big a factor...
Northwood Hall
Bellingham, WA

Wed 1/23/19 at 11:30am-1:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Salt in Our Blood: A FisherPoets Showcase
Commercial fishers and writers with “salt in their blood,” Joel Brady-Power, Maggie Bursch, Maria Liliana Dosal, and Sierra Golden share poems and songs about the ocean’s inextricable call. Bellingham's Boundary Bay Brewery will pour their award-winning br...
Mountain Room at Boundary Bay
Bellingham, WA

Fri 1/25/19 at 8pm-10pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Fourth Sundays: Audubon at the Museum
Drop-in at Old City Hall and talk to experts from North Cascades Audubon Society in the John M. Edson Hall of Birds. In addition to displays of more than 500 mounted birds, the exhibit provides opportunities to learn about migration, conservation, birds in...
Whatcom Museum - Old City Hall
Bellingham, WA

Sun 1/27/19 at 1:30pm-3:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Chuckanut Radio Hour 12th Anniversary Show
This month the Chuckanut Radio Hour will celebrate its 12th Anniversary with two stand-out author events of 2018. Local authors John Hoyte and Luci Shaw both graced our Readings Gallery to great acclaim and we are pleased to welcome them to the Heiner as ...
Whatcom Community College – Heiner Theater
Bellingham, WA

Tue 1/29/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Whatcom READS Presents: Wildfire and Resilience
Whatcom READS presents Leslie Wharton, a local Bellingham author and poet, who shares her personal experience of wildfire and recovery. What happens after the TV reporters interview fire survivors in the few days after a fire? What does it take to rebuild ...
Bellingham Public Library – Central Library
Bellingham, WA

Tue 1/29/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Family/Child (Books)
Standing Up for Racial Justice without Falling on Your Face
Many of us tiptoe around talking about race because the rhetoric has grown so heated and even well-meaning people can fall into micro-aggression and offend others. Yet, it's critical we talk if we want to move toward greater justice. Washington State aut...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Fri 2/1/19 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Winter Poetry Reading
i.e. is pleased to present our Winter Poetry Reading, featuring Don Kruse, Jessica Gigot, and Georgia Johnson. The reading is free to attend, so show up early to grab a seat. Contact Jessica Gigot at jessicagigot@gmail.com for more information.
i.e.
Edison, WA

Fri 2/1/19 at 6:30pm-7:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Whatcom WRITES Public Presentation
Come hear the authors of the top Whatcom WRITES contest entries read their work. The subject this year is HINDSIGHT. Top submissions will be selected for publication in a commemorative anthology.
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Sun 2/3/19 at 2pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Excellence NW Workshop with Monique Stefens: Love, Navigating Relationships Closest To Us
For this workshop we will explore research around attraction, identity and how our partners and children invite challenges along with love. D. Monique Stefens is an international facilitator and coach with a Masters in Adult & Higher Education (WWU), and ...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Tue 2/5/19 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Andrew Knapp & Momo - Find Momo Across Europe
It's been four years since we welcomed Andrew Knapp and his playful pooch, Momo, to the Readings Gallery and we are delighted to announce their return! Andrew and Momo have a brand new book and they are eager to share it with you. Play hide-and-seek with ...
Village Books
Bellingham, WA

Wed 2/6/19 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Travelogue: An Art Historical Tour of Sacred Architecture Throughout Asia, Africa, and the Middle East
Ancient civilizations recognized our need for scared space as part of our human condition. Peoples throughout the world therefore have created these spaces as a reflection of their culture and have used them historically for ceremonies, mindful meditation,...
Whatcom Museum - Old City Hall
Bellingham, WA

Thu 2/7/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Trumpeter swans and Puget Sound Energy's Avian Protection Program
The talk will cover issues surrounding Trumpeter and Tundra swans injuries and death caused by contact with power lines and what can and is being done to minimize these occurrences. Additionally, the speaker, Mr. Mel Walters, will talk about local swan pop...
Deming Library
Deming, WA

Thu 2/7/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
    

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