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  • September 27
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  • Spokane

Spokane Is Reading 2018

Spokane is Reading…Girl Waits with Gun by Amy Stewart. Ms. Stewart will present two programs in Thursday September 27, 2018. Each presentation will include a reading and discussion of the themes of the book. This regional read program promotes a love of literature through conversations and connections with other readers of the same book.

  • When
  • 12:00 am, Thursday
    September 27, 2018
  • Where
  • Spokane Is Reading
    906 W Main Ave
    Spokane, WA 99201 United States
  • September 27
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  • Lacey

Beyond Fake News

Beyond Fake News: How We Find Accurate Information about the World In Partnership with Oregon Humanities’ Conversation Project On both national and local levels, Northwesterners have seen how the news can both represent and misrepresent the facts at hand. From debate over local opinions on the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to the […]

  • When
  • 5:30 pm, Thursday
    September 27, 2018
  • Where
  • Lacey Timberland Library
    500 College Street SE
    Lacey, WA 98503 United States
  • September 27
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  • Chewelah

Crazy Politics: Populism, Conspiracy Theories, and Paranoia in America

Anti-establishment candidates rail against the government they seek to lead; populist groups like the Tea Party or Occupy Wall Street howl about corruption in political and economic institutions; and wild conspiracy theories abound. Has American politics always been so crazy? With political science professor Cornell Clayton, explore how American politics has become an arena for […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Thursday
    September 27, 2018
  • Where
  • Chewelah Public Library
    311 E Clay Ave
    Chewelah, WA 99109 United States
  • September 27
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  • Leavenworth

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, Thursday
    September 27, 2018
  • Where
  • Leavenworth Public Library
    700 US-2
    Leavenworth, WA 98826 United States
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