Archive for 2015

Shorewood World Arts Night on June 4

For many years, Shorewood High School tenth graders have shared their talent and passion in the Commons.  African Arts Night has always been one of the most engaging, exciting events of the year, a display of creative work inspired by studies of the African Continent. This year, the scope has widened.  On Thursday, June 4th from ...

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Windermere at the Market on May 24th

Memorial Day weekend already?  And it feels like summer!  If you are in town, be sure to come by the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market to shop for your holiday picnics and barbeques.   From fresh fish for the grill, to greens for a big salad, and ice cream for dessert, you’ll be ready for a ...

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Welcome BowWow Fun Towne to the Market!

On Sunday, May 17,  we are pleased to have BowWow Fun Towne as our Day Sponsor at the Farmers Market.  This Kenmore business is for the dogs!   And for the humans who love to see their canine companions have fun.  Stop by the community tent to learn about all the Fun Towne services, including dog ...

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Crafts Day Application Now Available

After a terrific start to the season, we are looking forward to a season of great events at the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market.  One of those is  our annual Crafts Day on July 19th.  Crafters, get ready, set, go!  The application is now available for download here.  We must receive your paperwork by June ...

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Hurray for the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market!

 The Lake Forest Park Farmers Market opens on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10 The Market is open every Sunday from May 10th through October 18th, 2015.  Hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.     Spring sprung early this year, and our farmers have been busy!   We always celebrate opening day with gorgeous bouquets of flowers for Mothers ...

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A Very Third Place Saturday

This coming Saturday,  May 2nd, Third Place has you covered! Love Third Place Books?  Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day with your very favorite booksellers from 9 am to 5 pm.  There is a lot going on, and you can check out the full schedule here.  Just a glimpse into activities: FREE DRIP COFFEE – Honey Bear will be ...

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Get Ready to be a Champion and Give Big!

Every May, the Seattle Foundation offers donors a chance to be champions.  On May 5th, YOU can be our champion by contributing to our incredibly effective and successful Market Bucks Food Assistance Program. This is how it works: *On May 5th, you can donate to Friends of Third Place Commons through The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG,  a community-wide ...

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Seattle Opera Preview

Third Place Commons is fortunate to host Seattle Opera previews before each upcoming performance.  On Tuesday, April 21 at 7 pm, a members of Seattle Opera’s education staff will lead an informal opera talk designed to give you a great orientation to their upcoming production of Ariadne auf Naxos by Richard Strauss. From Seattle Opera’s the description, ...

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Garden Photography

Program gem alert! The Lake Forest Park Garden Club meets in the Commons on the second Tuesday of the month from September through May.  Members start with a business meeting, and then invite the community to the second half to hear a presentation from gardening experts.  And what an amazing array speakers they have had, from ...

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