September 13, 2013

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Cancer Sucks! Your Sex Life Doesn't Have To
 
5:00-7:00 PM
Sunday, September 15, 2013

Survive cancer with your sex life intact. Many people experience changes around their sexuality during and after cancer treatment. Chemotherapy and radiation can leave you feeling tired and irritable; you may be experiencing physical changes and loss of desire. We'll share advice and suggestions to help you get you back to enjoying your sexuality again, whether you're solo or with a partner. 

10% of the sales this evening benefit the Seattle chapter of Young Survival Coalition, an international organization dedicated to the unique issues of women under 40 with breast cancer. Enjoy a game of sex trivia, raffle prizes, refreshments, and discounts.  More.
Work in Progress: an Open Mic

7:00PM-9:00PM
Monday, September 16, 2013 
Richard Hugo House

For years Hugo House has been hosting Stage Fright, an open mic reading for teen writers. But why should kids have all the fun? That's why we launched Hugo Works in Progress, a literary open mic series for adults that happens on the first and third Monday of every month. The ground rules are simple: 
1. Show up
2. Toss your name into the lottery
3. Get up and read when you hear your name. 

To learn more about how to participate, read about the event here.
Calling All Athletes: Free Functional Movement Screen at Vida Integrated Health
 
6PM
Saturday, September 19, 2013

Vida Integrated Health on Capitol Hill launches a fun and informative free series of events this month, so if you're interested in getting a Functional Movement Screen (FMS) reserve your spot at Wine + Wisdom-Functional Movement Screening. Used by athletes around the world including the Seahawks, the prestigious Mayo Clinic, and the Rehab and Sports Medicine team at Vida, the FMS screen identifies functional limitations and asymmetries within the body through a ranking and grading system that documents seven movement patterns. The FMS generates a score, then used to target problems, prevent future injuries and track progress.

Each participant in Vida's Wine + Wisdom Functional Movement Screening event gets tested and receives a free 15-20 minute follow-up consultation to go over their test scores and recommendations. 

Space is limited. To learn how to reserve a spot, visit here.
Free talk: The Women of Burrows Island Light Station

Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Friday, September 20, 2013 

Bryn Savage, PhD, will share her discoveries about the women of Burrows Island Light Station, near Anacortes, Wash., and their lives as wives, mothers, and keepers of the light. Women were present at Burrows Island from its founding in 1906 through automation in 1972. Read more about Bryn Savage and the event here.

Paris Eastside Classes
Wine Tasting: 
French Wines Made by Women

5-7PM 
9/20/2013
 
Join us to taste 4 French wines made by women. On the tasting list: a red from Beaujolais, a sparkling wine from the same area, a rose from Corsica and a white from the Rhone valley. 
Lunch Cooking Class:
Shrimps in a lemon butter sauce with bell peppers and artichokes 
 
11:30AM 
9/20/2013

Join us alone or with friends or colleagues and spend a relaxing hour preparing lunch (one main course, changes every week. Examples: salmon and zucchinis quiche with a French salade verte, ratatouille and eggs ...).


How to make a Kouign Amann
 
11AM 
9/21/2013

Crab and potatoes cake (not fried) with wine and shallots sauce, Lotte "al Armoricaine", Kouign Amann. Have fun preparing that menu (hands-on) and enjoy it with a glass of wine.

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