Washington State Poet Laureate Elizabeth Austen recently finished a 12-day road trip. She plans on travelling to all 39 counties in the state as part of her two-year tenure.
Join Humanities Washington for our two upcoming Seattle Think & Drinks: From Birth of a Nation to Smoke Signals: African Americans and American Indians in Film.
Join the Spokane County Library and Spokane Storytelling League for stories about the difficult, distinct circumstances of the Great Depression. Plus: events with the Washington State Poet Laureate and Speakers Bureau presentations all around the state.
Innovative programs in Seattle, Spokane, Bellingham and Omak are set to inspire community building, dialogue and conversation after receiving Humanities Washington Spark Grants.
Join us for our first Spokane Think & Drink of the year, Bit by Bit: The Digital Evolution of the Neighborhood May 22. Also upcoming: grant-funded events, Speakers Bureau presentations and more throughout the state.
Join the Walla Walla public library for the next in their Big Idea Talks series: Public Art Practices: New Possibilities for Engaged Placemaking in Walla Walla. Also upcoming: Speakers Bureau conversations, grant-funded events and Washington State Poet Laureate programs throughout the state.
Programs from Port Townsend to Clarkston receive grant funding for a wide range of humanities projects, including a community reading program, civic boot camp and more.
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.
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.
Washington State Poet Laureate Kathleen Flenniken brings her poetry and discussion to both sides of the state. Other events include Speakers Bureau presentations and a conference on happiness.