If you are able to help with a donation, flash drives can be dropped off at the FareStart administrative entrance at 700 Virginia Street, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thank you for your support!
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Join Tom Douglas & fam on St. Patrick's day for a special Beer and Food pairing Social! We'll be sipping and learning from nine different artisan brewers - and tasting savory bites to compliment each brew. And don't be surprised when the Seattle Fireman's Pipe and Drum Corps marches through the Ballroom doors for a special appearance!
Event is Tuesday, March 17th 5 - 8pm and tickets can be purchased by calling Christy at 206.448.2001 or at firstname.lastname@example.org for $35.00/person + tax.
Participating Brewers include:
Rogue, Scuttlebutt, Maritime, Boundary Bay, Pike, Hale's, Baron, Georgetown and Big Al's!
Vida Wellness Spa (in 2200 Westlake) has developed three $50 targeted treatments specially designed to fit your budget and your schedule. Each treatment targets a different area of the body and incorporates a stress-busting massage.
30-minute Tension Target Massage - focus on your specific areas of tension. Choose 2 areas for your therapist to target and feel the relief.
30-minute Hand and Foot therapy - a relaxing hand and foot massage or exfoliation and file and polish of either hands or feet.
30-minute Facial - de-compress while your face gets a healthy glow. Try a $50 facial with a massage and your choice of exfoliation or mask.
vidawellness.com or 1-888-865-2630 to book your appointment
These experts will explore the social, political and ecological lessons that can come from a crop that, more than any other, connects the world's richest and poorest nations.
When: Tuesdays, April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26
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WHERE: Elaia Spa // 1635 8th Ave. (Located on the 2nd floor of Hyatt at Olive 8)
COST: $25 online (this event WILL SELL OUT, so get your tickets asap!)
PURCHASE: Tickets are available online NOW at www.girlpowerhour.com
Join us for the third installment of our special 4-part series entitiled The Power Of Focused Intention where we'll be discussing Your Career Your Way with author Lisa Quast in the breath-taking Elaia Spa.
*This event will be capped off at 150 girls
*ALL food and drink is included in the price of the event
*Mini-Treatments for the first 30 Girls to sign up
*Special Swag from Elaia Spa for every guest
*Door Prizes from Elaia, The Intiman Theatre, 5th Ave Theatre & Lisa Quast
*20% off any products purchased or services booked that night
*The chance to make invaluable connections with your peers over cocktails and hors d'ouevres in the BRAND NEW Elaia Spa at the swanky Olive 8
The Good Life: books for better living by kim ricketts book events
The Good Life: books for better living series will be interactive evenings of conversation with authors on tools for creating "the good life." These events will take place at Tom Douglas's Palace Ballroom where we will gather together to enjoy appetizers and beverages and an onstage interview of the author by Warren Etheredge of The Warren Report; and our evenings will end with a booksigning and a bit of award winning Theo Chocolate — plus you get the featured book to take home!
Tickets for the events listed are $25 per person (yes, less than the cost of the book!) and can be purchased online at www.kimricketts.com or by calling the Book Events office at 206-632-2419.
A copy of each author’s new book is included in the ticket price as are appetizers and bites of Theo Chocolate that evening. There will be a cash bar available.
Community Resource Exchange!
April 8, 2009
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Qwest Field Plaza
United Way of King County's Community Resource Exchange connects thousands of people experiencing homelessness in our region with the services and resources they need, in one place, on one day. Attendees enjoy a hot meal and receive free health services, haircuts, voicemail accounts, legal assistance, access to public benefits, counseling, employment training and more.
Visit the CRE page for more info
Vote Clean Seattle is dedicated to enacting a program to provide public financing of political campaigns for Seattle city elections.
What: Vote Clean Seattle Kickoff Event Featuring Jim McDermott
When: Saturday, March 14th at 6PM
Where: Twist - 2313 1st Ave in Belltown
Guests are welcome.
Please RSVP at this page. Thank you!
Sponsored by Vote Clean Seattle
Seattle Fashion Week (SFW) is hosting a Fashion Mixer at Amber (Belltown) on Thursday, March 19, 7 p.m. RSVP is required. No cover charge. Event is open to 21+.
Whether you’re a fashionista, designer, hairstylist, make-up artist, aspiring model, or just interested in fashion, you're invited to Seattle Fashion Week Fashion Mixer. Join us for the evening to learn more about Seattle Fashion Week 2009 events, the SFW team and also how you can become involved. You’ll also get the chance to meet others who share the same passion for fashion. Let's put Seattle on the elite global fashion map.... Making a Statement.
Seattle Fashion Week 2009 is on April 15-18. For more information, visit www.seattlefashionweek.net.
Wake Up and Smell the Coffee Grinds, My Corporate Friends, It's Time to Network
some great tips for those of you who are recently laid off, might be laid off, or wish you were getting laid off
Thousands in scramble for free books after Amazon supplier abandons warehouse
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