Kings Books Events

  • tiny concert
    Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 5:30pm

    From an aggressive rapper accompanied by a string quartet to a baritone country singer, this concert is going to have it all. To make it even better, everything will be acoustic! Inspired by the small-venued, cute, acoustic Tiny Desk Concerts hosted by NPR, we bring you this...

  • craftfairfebr
    Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 11:00am

    Tacoma Is For Lovers and King's Books present a special two-day Valentine-themed Artist Craft Fair with different artists each day! A multitude of artists will have tables featuring arts, crafts, jewelry, letterpress prints, and more! Your purchases help support artists in...

  • craftfairfebr
    Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 11:00am

    Tacoma Is For Lovers and King's Books present a special two-day Valentine-themed Artist Craft Fair with different artists each day! A multitude of artists will have tables featuring arts, crafts, jewelry, letterpress prints, and more! Your purchases help support artists in...

  • haiku
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 6:00pm

    Join Commencement Bay Haiku at this monthly meeting open to the public. We ask participants to bring a page of 3-5 haiku or one page of haibun (prose with haiku) to read as we give constructive suggestions to each other. In addition, we discuss various aspects of haiku, haibun...

  • classicsfeb
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 7:00pm

    The Classics Book Club has been meeting in Tacoma since 1994! We read a variety of classic works, from the ancient to modern. February's discussion is on The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain, books available at King's Books or below. We meet the...

  • sharedfeb
    Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:00pm

    Join this new book club reading books based on intercultural experiences and stories on the formation of identity against the odds. We’ll be reading novels, biographies, and memoirs about cultural awareness, adaptation, and acceptance. February's book is Dreaming in Cuban by...

  • poetsfeb
    Friday, February 13, 2015 - 7:00pm

    This monthly event features a Distinguished Writer followed by an Open Mic for all poets, sign-up is at 6:45 pm. This month features poet Tim Sherry, a long-time public high school teacher and principal and a Tacoma resident. During the last ten years, his work has appeared in...

  • lgbtqfebr
    Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 2:00pm

    Join the Tacoma LGBTQ Book Club reading both fiction and nonfiction! The book club is open to everyone. February's pick is Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde, books available for purchase at King's Books or below. We meet the second Saturday of every month...

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