Dec. 31, 2012 to Jan. 12, 2013: Stories in Stone Explores Local History in Kelso

Speakers Bureau’s David B. William talks about what the stones and buildings around us can reveal about our local history in Kelso on Jan. 3.

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THIS WEEK (Dec. 31, 2012 to Jan. 5, 2013)

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SPARK PICK

KELSO – Speakers Bureau’s David B. Williams sparks conversation on the buildings and architecture we pass by every day. He presents  Stories in Stone: Travels Through Urban Geology in Washington State on Jan. 3 in Kelso, in which he will discuss the stories that the stones around us reveal about our history [Details].

NEXT WEEK (Jan. 6-12, 2013)

MONDAY (Jan. 7)

Lance Rhoades

Lance Rhoades

COUPEVILLE – Speakers Bureau’s Tom Keogh, Dr. Doyle and Mr. Holmes: The Cultural Staying Power of Sherlock Holmes [Details].

SEATTLE – Speakers Bureau’s Lance Rhoades, American Indians in Cinema: Portrayals and Participation, Onscreen and Behind the Scene [Details].

TUESDAY (Jan. 8)

TWISP – Speakers Bureau’s John Marshall, Fire and Forests, East of the Cascade Divide [Details].

WEDNESDAY (Jan. 9)

LACEY – Speakers Bureau’s Shawn Wong, How to Write a Novel in Only 30 Years [Details].

LACEY – Speakers Bureau’s Anu Taranath, The World in Washington: An Exploration of Literature and Our Lives [Details].

Claudia Rowe

Claudia Rowe

THURSDAY (Jan. 10)

SEATTLE – Speakers Bureau’s Claudia Rowe, The New Front Page: 21st Century Journalism and What it Means for You [Details].

SATURDAY (Jan. 12)

LANGLEY – Speakers Bureau’s Tom Keogh, Dr. Doyle and Mr. Holmes: The Cultural Staying Power of Sherlock Holmes [Details].

REDMOND – Speakers Bureau’s Lorraine McConaghy, Territorial Voices: A Civil War Reader’s Theater [Details].

CONCRETE – Speakers Bureau’s Hank Cramer, One Trail, Many Voices: Songs of the Oregon Trail [Details].

AUBURN – Speakers Bureau’s Lance Rhoades, American Indians in Cinema: Portrayals and Participation, Onscreen and Behind the Scene [Details].

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