Sunday, September 25, 2016

Category Archives: Culture+Society

Photos by Norelle Done
Seattle Foodies, Meet The Book Larder
Fremont’s culinary-themed bookstore opens its doors — just in time for the holidays. What do you get when you mix cooks and books? The Book Larder – a combined bookstore and kitchen where cookbooks, classes, and chefs can be found. Since this is the time of year when cookbooks are released, The Book Larder is the perfect spot to grab the latest in culinary publishing for your holiday shopping list. (more…)
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Sexy Food: Oysters And Beaujolais, Oh My!
How to sexify your November with locally-sourced gustatory pleasures. Greetings! There are two upcoming events you should know about if you’re looking to spice up the month of November. (more…)
Slack Key Artists
A Taste Of The Tropics… In November
Ward off the Winter blues with the sound of the Islands at Seattle Slack key festival. If late autumn chilliness takes the spring out of your step, a visit to the  3rd Annual Seattle Slack Key Festival might be in order. Scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 13, this celebration of Hawaiian music, food and culture will have you ditching the winter coat and grabbing your ukulele on your way to Town Hall Seattle. (more…)
An Indoor Skydiving Playground For Seattleites
Take off at iFLY Seattle and learn the secrets to flight. Novelist Douglas Adams says there is a flair to flying. “The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss,” he wrote in his perennial classic, “The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy.” (more…)
Minus the Bear
Music Madness: A Decade Of Minus The Bear
The local group concludes their 10th anniversary tour at Showbox at the Market. (more…)
Photo courtesy of Short Run Small Press Fest
Embrace The “Short Run”
Your guide to Seattle’s first annual small press fest. It should come as no surprise that in 2011, Seattle was dubbed the second most literate city in the nation.  Our city is abundant in local bookstores and public libraries, and we Seattleites are known to nerd out with Kindles in coffee shops, cart around worn copies of Danielle Steel novels and catch up on some of Allen Ginsberg’s poetry on the Light Rail. (more…)
Snowbird Backcountry Utah
Get Ready For Winter…Like There’s No Tomorrow
Year after year, ski season kicks off with a breathtaking new warren miller film. Seattle is a city full of seasonal reminders. Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spiced Lattes hint that fall has arrived, and as the Mariners report to Arizona for spring training, clear skies and warmer weather are on the way. When a Warren Miller film comes to town, Seattle’s winter sports fanatics know that ski season is right around the corner. (more…)
Bassekou Kouyate
For Great Entertainment, Go Back To School
This month, Seattle campuses host first-rate performances. “Twelve Angry Women” Seattle Pacific University presents “Twelve Angry Women” — a gender-swapping twist on Reginald Rose’s classic play, “Twelve Angry Men” — for two weekends this month on the James Leon Chapman Stage.  (more…)
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