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  • October 7
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  • Federal Way

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
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    October 7, 2017
  • Where
  • Village Green Retirement Campus
    35419 First Avenue South
    Federal Way, WA 98003 United States
  • October 7
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  • Fall City

The Ancient Fruitcake: What Really, Really Old Food Tells Us about History, Culture, Love, and Memory

This talk is not about the old leftovers in the fridge. It is about food that is so old, so unusual, or so meaningful, that no one dares throw it away. Discover the foods archeologists have found buried with mummies, the petrified banana so appealing it sparked a Banana Museum, the 350-year-old fruitcake handed down […]

  • When
  • 5:00 pm, Saturday
    October 7, 2017
  • Where
  • Fall City Masonic Hall
    4304 337th Pl SE
    Fall City, WA 98024 United States
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