Heather and Ivan Morison Reading and Release Party
What: As a companion piece to the large-scale burned wood sculpture on view, the Brit artist duo’s eponymous novella is packed with strange postapocalyptic tales of isolated living.
Why: The frottage print (a rubbing of one of the sculpture’s beams) hidden within the first 100 limited-edition readers.
When: Party, Fri., 7 p.m. Gallery hours, Fri.-Sun., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Open Satellite, 989 112 Ave. NE, ste. 102, Bellevue (425-454-7355). Admission is free.
Your Favorite Hair Product
What: We told you our summer picks — now you tell us yours. Post it on our Facebook page.
Why: One random poster will receive a package of stellar hair care products.
When: You’re procrastinating at work.
Where: Online at facebook.com.
Sushi Kappo Tamura
What: Japanese-born chef Taichi Kitamura (of Fremont’s exclusive, much-raved-about Kappo) opens a new Eastlake venue.
Why: The 50-seater provides intimate, over-the-counter service and traditional rolls made from seasonal Northwest ingredients.
When: Daily, 5-10 p.m.
Where: 2968 Eastlake Ave. E. (206-547-0937).
Curio Confections Cafe & Bakery
What: Beloved U District sweet shop offers the same lineup of goodies (only under new ownership).
Why: Home-style baked goods (chocolate chip cookies, crumble-top coffee cake, brownies), as well as caramels, marshmallows, and meringues.
When: Opens Sat. (with free cookies and carnival games). Regular hours, Sun.-Thurs., 9 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 9 a.m.-11 p.m.
Where: 5509 University Way NE (206-402-7764).
Pie and Ice Cream Social
What: Full Tilt Ice Cream and Shoofly Pie Company host the a la mode get-together.
Why: Gooey black bottom shoofly pie ($5 for four mini slices) topped with rich salted caramel ice cream.
When: Sun., 3-4 p.m.
Where: Full Tilt Ice Cream, 9629 16th Ave. SW (206-767-4811).
Photo: Courtesy of Open Satellite
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