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  • March 17
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  • Ocean Shores

The Razor’s Edge: The Washington Razor Clam Phenomenon

What brings thousands of men, women, and children to Washington’s sandy coastal beaches every year, braving weather and surf? The buried treasure known as the Pacific razor clam. Hunting and gathering these creatures has preoccupied Northwesterners from the time of the Native peoples to the present moment. Challenging to dig, delicious to eat, and providing […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Saturday
    March 17, 2018
  • Where
  • Razor Clam Festival
    120 W Chance a la Mer
    Ocean Shores, WA 98569 United States
  • March 17
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  • Seattle

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
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    March 17, 2018
  • Where
  • Seattle Genealogical Society
    6200 Sand Point Way
    Seattle, WA 98115 United States
  • March 17
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  • Oroville

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
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    March 17, 2018
  • Where
  • Oroville Public Library
    1276 Main Street
    Oroville, WA 98844 United States
  • March 17
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  • Republic

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
  • 5:00 pm, Saturday
    March 17, 2018
  • Where
  • Republic Public Library
    794 S Clark Ave
    Republic, WA 99166 United States
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