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  • March 24
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  • Bellingham

Not Just for Kids: How Children’s Literature Inspires Bold Conversations

Children’s books such as Curious George and Goodnight Moon are often beloved by children, sparking their imaginations and providing warmth and comfort. But books like these can also inspire adults— helping us to imagine ourselves in a new way and think about society from a new perspective. In this talk, University of Washington lecturer Anu […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Friday
    March 24, 2017
  • Where
  • Bellingham Public Library Lecture Room
    210 Central Avenue
    Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
  • March 24
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  • Endicott

Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth?

Throughout the Northwest, people have been reporting encounters with the Sasquatch—a hairy, eight- to ten-foot-tall hominid—for hundreds of years. Yet aside from a collection of large footprint casts and a sizable assemblage of eyewitness accounts, some attributable to the earliest humans in the Northwest, no scientifically accepted evidence has been offered to establish this being’s […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Friday
    March 24, 2017
  • Where
  • Endicott School
    308 School Dr.
    Endicott, WA 99125 United States
  • March 24
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  • Raymond

Washington at War: The Evergreen State in WWI

One-hundred years ago in 1917, the US entered The Great War to fight alongside our European allies. But Washington’s homefront experience began long before the country entered the war, and continued afterward. Led by historian Lorraine McConaghy, the program begins with an illustrated introduction to the war’s themes before offering a “Readers’ Theater:” a script […]

  • When
  • 5:30 pm, Friday
    March 24, 2017
  • Where
  • Raymond Timberland Library
    507 Duryea St
    Raymond, WA 98577 United States
  • March 24
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  • Coupeville

Climate Action: What Now? Reports from the front line, with Xiuhtezcatl Martinez and KC Golden

Second annual Trudy Sundberg Lecture : KC Golden of 350.org and Xiuhtezcatl Martinez of Earth Guardians will share the stage – two different generations speaking about their respective experiences in the world of climate change. Adults and teens will not want to miss these two climate leaders talking about the current state of climate policy […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    March 24, 2017
  • Where
  • Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center
    501 South Main Street
    Coupeville, WA 98239 United States
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