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Events for April 22, 2017

  • April 22
  • |
  • Issaquah

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, Saturday
    April 22, 2017
  • Where
  • Issaquah Depot Museum
    78 First Avenue NE
    Issaquah, WA 98027 United States
  • April 22
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  • Port Angeles

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
  • 11:00 am, Saturday
    April 22, 2017
  • Where
  • Storm King Ranger Station
    Olympic National Park, Barnes Point, US Highway 101
    Port Angeles, WA 98363 United States
  • April 22
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  • Mukilteo

The Ethics of Eating Meat on a Small Planet

What are the implications—for humans, animals, and the Earth—of raising more than 87 billion animals annually for food? And what will happen when the human population reaches a projected nine billion people at midcentury, causing the production of animals to double? Research is increasingly suggesting that the mass production and consumption of animals is a […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    April 22, 2017
  • Where
  • Mukilteo Library
    4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd.
    Mukilteo, WA 98275 United States
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