May 31 to June 10: Help Shape Next Speakers Bureau at Spokane Auditions
This Week & Next highlights upcoming events and news from Humanities Washington, our many community partners and like-minded organizations around the state.
Look for the latest edition every Monday morning, or check out our full calendar at Humanities.org.
THIS WEEK (May 28 to June 2, 2012)
SPOKANE — Humanities Washington is holding auditions for our 2012-2014 Speakers Bureau – and, for the first time ever, you’re invited! Five presenters will speak Friday (June 1) at Spokane’s Moran Prairie Library [directions]. Stop by for one speaker, or stay all day! Your feedback will help us choose the next lineup of presenters, to be announced in mid-July. [details].
THURSDAY (May 31)REDMOND — Speakers Bureau’s Lynne Iglitzin, Trailblazing Photojournalist: Margaret Bourke-White [details].
PASCO — Mid-Columbia Literary Festival, a Humanities Washington grant recipient, presents novelist Garth Stein [details]. For more about the festival, check out Spark magazine’s recent In the Field feature.
FRIDAY (June 1)
LEAVENWORTH — Speakers Bureau’s David Bullock, A Strike at the Heart: Historical Memory and Roslyn’s Western Miners Union [details].
NEXT WEEK (June 3-9, 2012)
TUESDAY (June 5)
RICHLAND – Mid-Columbia Literary Festival’s About the Book, a lively night of literary discussions and “must-read” recommendations [details].
THURSDAY (June 7)
PASCO – The Mid-Columbia Literary Festival Writing Competition awards [details].
SATURDAY (June 9)
CENTRALIA – Speakers Bureau’s Harriet Baskas, What is That?: Unusual and Offbeat People, Places, Things, and Events in Washington [details].
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