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  • April 4
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  • Mukilteo

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
  • 11:00 am, Tuesday
    April 4, 2017
  • Where
  • Rosehill Community Center
    304 Lincoln Avenue
    Mukilteo, WA 98275 United States
  • April 4
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  • Spokane

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
  • 6:30 pm, Tuesday
    April 4, 2017
  • Where
  • Shadle Library
    2111 W. Wellesley
    Spokane, WA 99205 United States
  • April 4
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  • Seattle

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
  • 7:15 pm, Tuesday
    April 4, 2017
  • Where
  • McDonald International School
    144 NE 54th Street
    Seattle, WA 98105 United States
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