Science Café of Olympia: "Plastic - it's what's for breakfast!"

Tuesday, December 9th at 7pm

Our December topic and speaker: "Plastic -- It's what's for breakfast" by Peter Hodum, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Puget Sound.

Science Café meets the second Tuesday of the month right here at Orca Books. It's free and open to the public. It's an opportunity for the public to hear scientists discuss their work. Teachers: encourage your students to attend!

Three great reading groups meet at Orca each month to discuss their latest selections. Have a look at what they're reading this month. All our in-store groups are open to the public and are always looking for new members. Please join us!

The Orcapod Book Group is the original Orca-led reading group. We meet on the second Sunday of every month at 2:30pm. This December 14th we're reading Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, by Reza Aslan. Read More =>
The Fireside Book Group meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7:00pm. The group isn't meeting in December, but for January they will be reading and discussing American Pastoral, by Philip Roth. Read More =>
The M3 (Murder, Mystery & Mayhem) Reviewers is our resident mystery book club, hosted by Linda, the former owner of Whodunit Books in downtown Olympia. They meet on the second Wednesday of each month. he M3 Reviewers' selection this month is Blowback: A Vanessa Pierson Novel by Valerie Plame Wilson, by Valery Plame. Read More =>
Click here to see selections from the other groups that register their picks with us each month!  

 

Have a look at what people around town were reading this week.