What: Lettered works covering the walls explore semantics, truth telling, and the power of the written word.
Why: Matthew Higgs’s elegantly minimalist book pages and Brad Adkins’s neon, block-lettered “Black Boyfriend.”
When: Thru Aug. 20. Wed.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: James Harris Gallery, 312 Second Ave. S. (206-903-6220). Admission is free.
Anniversary Dinner at Le Gourmand
What: The venerable, 25-year-old French eatery celebrates a quarter century by reprising historical dishes dating back to 1985.
Why: Three-course prix fixe ($45) includes pâté of rabbit liver with cognac, port, and thyme; beef tenderloin with a cabernet pressings sauce; and a salad of greens and edible flowers.
When: Wed.-Fri., 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: 425 NW Market St. Reservations to 206-784-3463 or online at legourmandrestaurant.com.
Free Shipping on Swirl
What: Last chance to get deeply discounted labels like Tart, Bulga, Coralia Leets, and Colette Malouf delivered to your door gratis.
Why: With complimentary returns, you can’t lose.
When: Offer ends tomorrow (July 5).
Where: Online at swirl.com.
Sarah Loertscher Jewelry
What: Gorgeous, minimalist chains, rings, and bracelets in stainless steel, brushed gold, and silver.
Why: Carefully structured geometric patterns inspired by functional structures from the artist’s Midwestern upbringing (power lines, granaries, and silos).
When: Thru July 25. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Kobo Gallery at Higo, 604 S. Jackson St. (206-381-3000).
UniverseCity Yoga Opens
What: Strike a meditative pose inside the Ave.’s studio with bamboo floors, tall ceilings, exposed brick walls, and lots of natural light.
Why: Classes ($13) include Prescription Yoga, Happy Hour Hatha, and Wake-Up Yoga.
When: Mon.-Fri., 6 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Drop-in schedule online at universecityyoga.com.
Where: 4212 University Way NE, ste. 202.
Photo: Courtesy of James Harris Gallery