Category Archive • Commons Creatives

Crafts Day at LFP Farmers Market Is Sunday, July 17th

Crafts Day at LFP Farmers Market Is Sunday, July 17th

This Sunday, July 17th marks the return of the annual Crafts Day at the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market! Always a popular event, this year’s Crafts Day will feature 20+ artists and crafters from around the region. Be sure to stop by the market to shop a gorgeous array of handmade jewelry, accessories, decorative arts, cards, ...

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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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Create your Saturday

Join us for a creative, colorful Commons Saturday!  On March 7, members of NW Polymer Clay Guild invite you to watch them in action and learn about this versatile, fun, and accessible medium.  Come watch between 9 am to 5 pm, and learn a new way to put your dusty pasta maker to good use. And ...

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What’s Growing in the Commons?

Last month, a barricade was built to close off two empty restaurant spaces in the Commons.   The vast expanse of white wall inspired Commons regular Elsa Bouman to think outside the box. She envisioned a community mural to bring color and cheer – and the outside – into the Commons. And look what is taking ...

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A good time was had by all

A good time was had by all

Who in the world would show up at Third Place Commons at 7 am for a Valentine’s Day Breakfast?  Nearly 300 of our supporters thought it would be a great way to start the day and show support for their favorite place. The morning started with music by local treasures, The Milner Family Fiddles.  Emcee Allen ...

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Commons Creatives

Every year, Third Place Commons honors partners who enliven our community.  In 2013, we are pleased to recognize the “Commons Creatives,” the clever folks who make things in the space.  They knit and crochet, draw and paint, write and perform music.  They dance, sing, hook rugs, tie flies, and they make the Commons the lively, ...

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