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  • Cashmere

The Pine and the Cherry: Japanese Americans in Washington

In the lead-up to World War II, Japantown in Seattle featured grocery stores, cafes, and native-language services, as well as labor and music clubs. Trading companies imported Japanese goods, and restaurants served the familiar sukiyaki, tofu, and miso soup. In Eastern Washington, Japanese farmers prospered. Then came Executive Order 9066. Those born in Japan, as […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Thursday
    April 5, 2018
  • Where
  • Cashmere Public Library
    300 Woodring
    Cashmere, WA 98815 United States
  • April 5
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  • Bellingham

Think & Drink: Pretty, Angry – Feminism and Protest since 1968

At the Miss America pageant in 1968, activists descended on Atlantic City to protest what they saw as the event’s objectification of women. Though the protesters only numbered several hundred, their ideas and outrage—and the widely televised reach of the event they disrupted—propelled the next wave of feminism to the national spotlight, resulting in major […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Thursday
    April 5, 2018
  • Where
  • Boundary Bay Brewery & Bistro
    1107 W Railroad Ave
    Bellingham, WA 98225 United States
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