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Events for March 25, 2017

  • March 25
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  • South Bend

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
  • 10:00 am, Saturday
    March 25, 2017
  • Where
  • South Bend Timberland Library
    1216 W 1st St
    South Bend, WA 98586 United States
  • March 25
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  • Ritzville

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, Saturday
    March 25, 2017
  • Where
  • Ritzville Public Library/ WSU extention office
    205 West Main Avenue
    Ritzville, WA 99169 United States
  • March 25
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  • Kettle Falls

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall as he builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Marshall, a poet and professor at Gonzaga University, is the author most recently of Bugle (2014), which won […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    March 25, 2017
  • Where
  • Kettle Falls Public Library
    605 Meyers St.
    Kettle Falls, WA 99141 United States
  • March 25
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  • Westport

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
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    March 25, 2017
  • Where
  • Westport Timberland Library
    101 E. Harms Drive
    Westport, WA 98595 United States
  • March 25
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  • Mukilteo

Crazy Politics: Populism, Conspiracy Theories, and Paranoia in America

Anti-establishment candidates rail against the government they seek to lead; populist groups like the Tea Party or Occupy Wall Street howl about corruption in political and economic institutions; and wild conspiracy theories abound. Has American politics always been so crazy? With political science professor Cornell Clayton, explore how American politics has become an arena for […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    March 25, 2017
  • Where
  • Mukilteo Library
    4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd.
    Mukilteo, WA 98275 United States
  • March 25
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  • Langley

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, Saturday
    March 25, 2017
  • Where
  • Whidbey Island Center for the Arts
    565 Camano Avenue
    Langley, WA 98260 United States
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