Tamim Ansary talks all things Afghanistan this Tuesday at Town Hall. Photo via Identity Theory

For Tuesday:

Tamim Ansary: The Untold History of Afghanistan

Learn the deeper, tribal circumstances of the war in Afghanistan through author Tamim Ansary's unique take on the country's complicated history and cultural evolution–all taken from his recent book, Games Without Rules.

Tuesday. Nov 27, 7:30–9pm, Town Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave, $5.

Heist: Who Stole the American Dream? 

Make the trek to the state capital for this free screening of Heist, a new documentary exploring the roots of America's latest economic crisis.

Tuesday Nov 27, 6:30pm, Davis-Williams Building, 906 Columbia St SW, Olympia, free.

Mayor's Town Hall

Part of Mayor Mike McGinn's outreach program, this town hall meeting includes a meet and greet with local city departments and organizations, a youth performance, and a Q&A with McGinn himself.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 5:30–8pm, Northgate Community Center, 10510 5th Ave NE, free.