Archive for 2020

Recommended Reading: Join us 10/28 for a Free, Fun Book Talk!

Join Third Place Commons on Wednesday night (10/28) at 7 PM for Pandemic Picks: Books!, a fun virtual book talk with three terrific panelists. Register HERE. Three local luminaries will talk books and share their top reading picks to get you through the long winter months to come. Panelists include: Robert Sindelar, Managing Partner, Third Place Books Anina ...

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Farmers Market Extended to Oct. 25th

The Lake Forest Park Farmers Market is going strong and has been extended one week. The market will now continue every Sunday throughout the month of October from 10 AM to 2 PM. Don’t miss these last few weeks to enjoy shopping in the fresh air for all the best in farm-fresh seasonal goodness, locally produced ...

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A Message from Market Manager Trinitee

What a summer it’s been! I don’t need to tell you that 2020 has been a year like no other, with countless unexpected challenges to overcome. But I would love to share with you some of the great things I’ve seen and learned since I joined the Third Place Commons team this summer as the ...

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Every Vote Counts: Fostering Democracy through Ranked Choice Voting

This Wednesday night, Sept. 30 at 7 PM, make a plan to join the conversation for a free online program entitled “Fostering Democracy through Ranked Choice Voting.” Presented by the nonpartisan, nonprofit FairVote Washington, this informative program is your chance to learn about a more meaningful way to vote and how to make it happen ...

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Every Vote Counts! A Two-Part Series on Democratic Process

Third Place Commons programs have moved online with a calendar full of free programs to bring you and your Commons community together all month long. In addition to weekly Spanish, French, and German conversation groups and other fun monthly offerings, this month the Commons features two special programs just in time for election season. Every Vote Counts! ...

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Take Our Survey! Help us Make the Book or Movie Club of your Dreams!

Do you love a good movie? Can’t get enough of a good book? Are you longing to connect with others during these isolating, physically distant times? We are launching new online book and movie clubs very soon so that you can reconnect with your Commons community in digital space until it’s once again safe to meet ...

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Zoom with Us! Third Place Commons Programs Are Moving Online

We know you miss the Commons and your Commons Community. So do we!   Staying home right now is the right thing to do. But it can also be isolating… and boring! So let’s change that together.   Unfortunately, it may be a while before we can safely meet inside the Commons again, but that doesn’t mean we can’t visit. ...

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TPC Awesome Auction-a-thon starts Aug 3 (through Sept)

Back in March when we made the painful decision to cancel our annual fundraiser because of the local outbreak, we were heartbroken – not least because we had so many fabulous items lined up for our live auction. Sadly, it just wasn’t safe to hold an in-person event and with everything going on, it wasn’t ...

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