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  • September 26
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  • Olympia

Diamonds in the Ether: Tuning In To Northwest Radio History

Look—and listen—back to the people, stations, and stories that made radio broadcasting a vital part of the culture of the Pacific Northwest. Innovations in technology, programming, and business as far back as the 1920s made radio in this remote corner a little bit different than the rest of the United States, and connected the people […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    September 26, 2018
  • Where
  • Olympia Senior Center
    222 Columbia Street NW
    Olympia, WA 98501 United States
  • September 26
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  • Colville

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
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    September 26, 2018
  • Where
  • Colville Public Library
    195 South Oak Street
    Colville, WA 99114 United States
  • September 26
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  • Brewster

Bandanas to Badges: Songs and Stories of Northwest Workers

Real people and real experiences are the foundation of folk music and stories, and are codified in the lasting representations found in our oral histories. Acoustic trio Trillium-239 shares stories and songs of working life in the Northwest, beginning with American settlement of the West and ending with modern high-tech industries. Thoughtful music selections and […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    September 26, 2018
  • Where
  • Brewster Public Library
    108 S 3rd Street
    Brewster, WA 98812 United States
  • September 26
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  • Winthrop

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. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    September 26, 2018
  • Where
  • Trails End Bookstore
    Riverside Ave
    Winthrop, WA 98862 United States
  • September 26
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  • Winthrop

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. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    September 26, 2018
  • Where
  • Trails End Bookstore
    Riverside Ave
    Winthrop, WA 98862 United States
  • September 26
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  • Spokane

Think & Drink: The Speed of Deceit – The New Era of Online Lies and Misinformation

***Because the debate between Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers and Lisa Brown fell on September 19 (the original scheduled date for this event), we have moved our event to September 26th. Apologies for any inconvenience!** Conspiracy theories are no longer confined to photocopied newsletters and obscure books—they are now seen by millions. The conspiracy website InfoWars […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    September 26, 2018
  • Where
  • Magic Lantern Theatre
    25 W Main Ave #125
    Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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