Sept. 30 to Oct. 12: Bedtime Stories Fundraiser Comes to Seattle
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. 30 to Oct. 5, 2013)
SEATTLE – Join Humanities Washington for Bedtime Stories in Seattle on Friday (Oct. 4), our evening of food, wine and words featuring local authors reading original works written specifically for the event. [Details] This year’s event is sold out, but you can check out interviews with all of our authors on Spark: Erica Bauermeister, Rebecca Brown, Charles Johnson and Harold Taw. At the event, Johnson will also receive the Humanities Washington Award.
THURSDAY (Oct. 3)
ELLENSBURG – Speakers Bureau’s Hank Cramer, One Trail, Many Voices [Details]
MOSES LAKE – Speakers Bureau’s Kathleen Flenniken, My Hanford: A Personal History [Details]
NEXT WEEK (Oct. 6-12, 2013)
SUNDAY (Oct. 6)
SEATTLE – Speakers Bureau’s Christina Fusch, Why Culture Matters: An Anthropological Approach to Our Lives. [Details]
TUESDAY (Oct. 8)
WALLA WALLA – The Walla Walla Public Library presents Big Idea Talks: Walla Walla and the State of the State for Latinos. [Details] This program is supported by a Humanities Washington Spark Grant.
LYNNWOOD – Speakers Bureau’s Anu Taranath, The World in Washington: An Exploration of Literature and Our Lives. [Details]
WEDNESDAY (Oct. 9)
DES MOINES – Speakers Bureau’s William Woodward, Coming Home: Baseball’s America. [Details]
LAKEWOOD – Speakers Bureau’s Antonio Davidson-Gómez, Mapping Latino Musical Migrations [Details]
THURSDAY (Oct. 10)
MOSES LAKE – Speakers Bureau’s Julia Harrison, A World of Sweets in Washington State. [Details]
TACOMA – Join Humanities Washington for the first ever Think & Drink conversation in Tacoma: Bit by Bit: The Digital Evolution of the Neighborhood. [Details]
FRIDAY (Oct. 11)
YAKIMA – Speakers Bureau’s Julia Harrison, A World of Sweets in Washington State. [Details]
SATURDAY (Oct. 12)
REDMOND – Speakers Bureau’s Lance Rhoades, American Indians in Cinema: Portrayals and Participation, Onscreen and Behind the Scene. [Details]
BURIEN – Speakers Bureau’s Janet Oakley, Tree Army: The Civilian Conservation Corps in Washington State, 1933-1941. [Details]
PORT TOWNSEND – Speakers Bureau’s Gloria Burgess, It Takes a Village: Sparks of Light. [Details]
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