Sept. 16-28: Bedtime Stories Literary Gala Comes to Spokane

Celebrate our annual literary gala Bedtime Stories in Spokane with an evening of food, wine and words. Plus, an upcoming Think & Drink, Speakers Bureau presentations and grant-funded events.

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 (Sept. 16-21, 2013)

SPARK PICK

Bedtime Stories 2013SPOKANE – This Friday (Sept. 20) at the Spokane Club, our Bedtime Stories literary gala offers an illuminating evening of food, wine and words. Local authors Kathleen Flenniken, Sharma Shields, Shawn Vestal and Jess Walter will read original short works for the event. [Details] If you can’t make it, read interviews with the authors on Spark.

MONDAY (Sept. 16)

ENTIAT – Speakers Bureau’s Harriet Baskas, Hidden Treasures in Washington’s Museums [Details]

WENATCHEE – Speakers Bureau’s Harriet Baskas, Hidden Treasures in Washington’s Museums [Details]

TUESDAY (Sept. 17)

CHELAN – Speakers Bureau’s Harriet Baskas, Hidden Treasures in Washington’s Museums [Details]

Harriet Baskas

Harriet Baskas

MANSON – Speakers Bureau’s Harriet Baskas, Hidden Treasures in Washington’s Museums [Details]

THURSDAY (Sept. 19)

RICHLAND – Speakers Bureau’s Jeanne Kohl-Welles, Human Trafficking in Washington: From the Historic Mercer Maids to Sexual Exploitation in Internet Ads [Details]

SATURDAY (Sept. 21)

LYNNWOOD – Speakers Bureau’s Jeanne Kohl-Welles, Human Trafficking in Washington: From the Historic Mercer Maids to Sexual Exploitation in Internet Ads [Details]

NEXT WEEK (Sept. 22-28, 2013)

WEDNESDAY (Sept. 25)

Think & DrinkSPOKANE – Join us for our next Think & Drink, Ills, Pills & Bills: Why Does American Healthcare Cost so Much? [Details]

SEATTLE – here:now at the Frye Art Museum tour [Details]

THURSDAY (Sept. 26)

SEATTLE – The Prophecy of James Baldwin at the Northwest African American Museum. [Details] This program is supported by a Humanities Washington Spark Grant.

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

SATURDAY (Sept. 28)

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

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