Category Archive • Community

Covid-19 Update: Temporary Closure of Third Place Commons

In response to Governor Inslee’s most recent mandates related to COVID-19, here are the latest changes at Third Place Commons: The Commons space is now closed until further notice – Although Third Place Commons operates as a nonprofit organization, separate from our neighboring restaurants, stores, and the Town Center mall, we are naturally an interdependent community. ...

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This Just In! Last Minute Additions (& LAST CHANCE at Tickets)

This just in! New additions to our upcoming auction include this cheerful field o’ flowers, a 24″ x 24″ painting (acrylic on canvas) by Meenakshi Sinha. Is it just us, or do these beauties make you think of the LFP Farmers Market, too? Also just added, a **Scenic Seattle Flightseeing Tour** for two from KENMORE AIR! So ...

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An Auction Sneak Preview & Your LAST CHANCE at Breakfast Tickets

Third Place Commons is going strong as it gets ready to celebrate a very big birthday next week! Yes, the Third Place Commons Annual Fundraising Breakfast, is just over a week away on Thursday, March 5th. And that means this is your last chance to get your tickets to this always fun and popular community ...

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Get Your Tickets Today for our 20th Anniversary Breakfast!

Third Place Commons is celebrating its 20th anniversary as a community supported nonprofit organization with an extra special party at this year’s annual community breakfast. Get your tickets today for our very special birthday party!  The big event, which is entitled “20 in 2020: Twenty Years of Your Community in Your Space,” will take place on ...

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Share your Commons Story with Us!

  As Third Place Commons celebrates its 20th anniversary this year as your community nonprofit, we would love to hear about what the Commons and the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market have meant to YOU over the past two decades. Whether you’re a lifetime local, or brand new to the neighborhood, we want to hear from you! Tell ...

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Join our 20th Anniversary Celebration on March 5th!

Third Place Commons is throwing a big birthday party to celebrate turning 20 in 2020 – and you are invited! Third Place Commons’ 20th anniversary marks 20 years of your community in your space, and we’re celebrating at our annual fundraising breakfast on Thursday, March 5th, 7:00-8:45 AM. As always, this very special event will feature live ...

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A Message from Co-Founder Ros Bird

On the eve of a new decade, I invite you to join me in celebrating an auspicious occasion. In 2020, Third Place Commons will celebrate its 20th anniversary as a nonprofit organization creating real community in real space. That’s 20 years of fostering a vibrant, connected community where we engage, build, and thrive together. Will ...

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Holiday Farmers Market & Crafts Fair this Sunday, 12/15

You won’t find better holiday shopping than this Sunday, December 15th from 10-3 at Third Place Commons’ annual indoor Lake Forest Park Holiday Farmers Market and Crafts Fair. Yes, ‘tis the season of gift giving and there will be delightful, unique, and handmade gifts for one and all at the LFP Holiday Crafts Fair. Whether you’re ...

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So Much Fun Stuff in December!

Every December at Third Place Commons is a busy one. Holiday events abound, this year more so than ever! The month is filled with music, dance, family-friendly programs a-plenty (including Caspar Babypants!), and one more beloved farmers market and crafts fair. Here’s a quick look at a veritable feast of holiday fare to get you in ...

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Mark Your Calendars for Two Special LFP Farmers Markets & Holiday Crafts Fairs

‘Tis the season for holidays galore. And they won’t be complete without pre-holiday stops at two special indoor editions of the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market plus two fantastic crafts fairs for all your shopping needs. The annual Thanksgiving Farmers Market & Crafts Fair will take place on Sunday, November 24th, while the Holiday Farmers Market ...

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