Event Recap. January 2020: Becoming Sam Gaynor – an Evening with Catherine Hendricks

Catherine, aka Sam, shared stories from her experience as a King County prosecutor, including sharing an office with police, to illustrate the role of the prosecutor and the difference between the work of prosecutors and police. One of the differences she explained was the difference in strategic thinking about cases. Prosecutors tend to think more … Continue reading Event Recap. January 2020: Becoming Sam Gaynor – an Evening with Catherine Hendricks

Great Food, Great Company: A Fun Holiday Gathering

Our annual holiday pot luck was a wonderful occasion: The food was great, the buzz of happy talk unstoppable, and the decorations were magnificent. We met in the Markland Woods Community Room, which proved to be a comfortable setting for our 'groaning board' and the little tree with its pile of wrapped giveaway books. Happy New Year … Continue reading Great Food, Great Company: A Fun Holiday Gathering

Lake Union’s Danielle Marshall drew capacity crowd

Danielle Marshall, executive editor for Amazon’s Lake Union Publishing, drew a standing-room-only crowd for our June 13th meeting and ended our season with a bang. Not literally, of course, but she gave a great presentation and generously talked one-on-one to several members until it was time for Third Place Commons to close! First Danielle explained … Continue reading Lake Union’s Danielle Marshall drew capacity crowd