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Join Sittrea in the Readings Gallery on the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00 for an OPEN Book Chat. Authors DO NOT attend. Bring a latte and enjoy! Everyone welcome. Wed, Mar 13, 1pm The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein A heart-wrenching but deeply funny and ultimately uplifting story of family, love, loyalty, and hope—a captivating look at the wonders and absurdities of human life . . . as only a dog could tell it.
Start: 7:00 pm
Wondering about the Wonderland? Join author, professional outdoor photographer, and Washington Trails Association correspondent Tami Asars as she discusses her new book Hiking the Wonderland Trail, published by Mountaineers Books. Through a visual presentation, Asars will introduce attendees to Mount Rainier's 93 mile Wonderland Trail loop and some of it's tricky logistics, such as securing a permit, seasonal weather woes, and wilderness camping suggestions. For those who may not have time to hike the Wonderland in its entirety, she will also suggest shorter backpacking adventures, such as the Northern and Eastside Loops. Whether you plan to challenge yourself to a backpacking trip, simply want to see some photos from Mount Rainier's stunning backcountry, we hope to see you there!