The traveling exhibit on the Great Depression opens at The Kirkman House Museum Friday (Jan. 17). Also around the state, Speakers Bureau presentations and grant-funded Whatcom Reads events abound.
Join Speakers Bureau’s Janet Oakley for Tree Army: The Civilian Conservation Corps in Washington State, 1933-1941 in Bellingham and Seattle. Other Speakers Bureau presentations and grant-funded events abound as we begin 2014.
The Asotin County Library celebrates the opening of Hope in Hard Times: Washington During the Great Depression the evening of Jan. 18. Meanwhile, Speakers Bureau’s presenters offer conversations throughout the west side of the state.
The Frye Art Museum’s program for individuals with dementia and their care partners uses hands-on arts programs in the gallery and studio to build their relationships and self-confidence.
Other events on Humanities Washington’s much-lighter-than-usual schedule deal with historical fiction, sweet treats and poetry.
Washington State Poet Laureate Kathleen Flenniken will read with National Student Poet for the Western Region Miles Hewitt, a seventeen-year-old Vancouver native.
Washington State Poet Laureate Kathleen Flenniken will be at the Breadline Performance Series on Wed. (Nov. 21). A variety of Speakers Bureau presentations adds the event offerings.
Our next Think & Drink tackles Fire and Forests: From Smokey Bear to Taylor Bridge, in Yakima Wednesday (Sept. 19). Plus, the LiTFUSE poetry workshop, the return of Speakers Bureau presentations, the inaugural 2012 Bedtime Stories Spokane and more!
Speakers Bureau auditions and presentations, a discussion on art and migration and a performance inspired by Steinbeck round out the calendar.
The Music on the Palouse concert series and a Speakers Bureau presentation on LGBTQ youth in Washington add to the richness of upcoming events.