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Events for May 5, 2018

  • May 5
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  • Chehalis

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
    May 5, 2018
  • Where
  • Vernetta Smith Chehalis Timberland Library
    400 North Market Blvd.
    Chehalis, WA 98532 United States
  • May 5
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  • Snoqualmie

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she 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. The Black Dog Arts Coalition invites the community to join together as we dedicate our new Poetry […]

  • When
  • 3:00 pm, Saturday
    May 5, 2018
  • Where
  • The Black Dog Arts Cafe
    8062 Railroad Ave SE
    Snoqualmie, WA 98065 United States
  • May 5
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  • Tacoma

Formerly Incarcerated Authors Discussion

At this event, local formerly incarcerated authors will engage in a panel discussion and book signing. The purpose of this discussion is to help combat stigma related to formerly incarcerated people. Through hearing the stories of these individuals, the community will receive inspiration and a new lens through which to view the world. The stories […]

  • When
  • 4:00 pm, Saturday
    May 5, 2018
  • Where
  • Carwein Auditorium, Key 102 – University of Washington Tacoma
    754 Commerce St
    Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
  • May 5
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  • Seattle

Feminism and Popular Culture

Over the past few years, the question “Are you a feminist?” has become the new litmus test for young female celebrities. Their responses—which vary from Lady Gaga’s “I’m not a feminist. I hail men, I love men,” to Madonna’s “I’m not a feminist, I’m a humanist”—indicate a lack of clarity on what the term means, […]

  • When
  • 7:30 pm, Saturday
    May 5, 2018
  • Where
  • Scarecrow Video
    5030 Roosevelt Way NE
    Seattle, WA 98105 United States
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