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  • March 3
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  • Redmond

Hollywood and the Homefront: Tinsel Town’s Contribution to WWII

During World War II, the War Department realized the importance of not only keeping up the morale of America’s fighting forces abroad, but the morale of those at home. The result was an unprecedented push by Hollywood to contribute morale-building war dramas, troop entertainment, and training films to the war effort. Special radio programs, documentary […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Friday
    March 3, 2017
  • Where
  • Trilogy on Redmond Ridge
    23225 NE Greens Crossing Rd
    Redmond, WA 98056 United States
  • March 3
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  • Port Townsend

The Truth and I: Reading Betty MacDonald in the Age of Memoir

Betty MacDonald burst onto the American literary scene in 1945 with her memoir, The Egg and I, a tartly witty tale about operating a chicken ranch on Washington’s dauntingly wild Olympic Peninsula. Betty’s vivacity, offbeat humor, and sparklingly irreverent take on life captured a public ready to laugh again after the grim, hard years of […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    March 3, 2017
  • Where
  • Port Townsend Historic City Council Chambers
    540 Water St.
    Port Townsend, WA 98368 United States
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