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  • Aberdeen

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
  • 11:00 am, Saturday
    October 6, 2018
  • Where
  • Aberdeen Timberland Library
    121 E. Market St.
    Aberdeen, WA 98520 United States
  • October 6
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  • Long Beach

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
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    October 6, 2018
  • Where
  • Long Beach Elks Lodge #1937
    110 Pacific Ave N
    Long Beach, WA. 98631 United States
  • October 6
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  • Westport

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
    October 6, 2018
  • Where
  • Westport Timberland Library
    101 E. Harms Drive
    Westport, WA 98595 United States
  • October 6
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  • Seattle

Emerald Street: Race, Class, Culture, and the History of Hip Hop in the Northwest

From its beginnings in 1979, to Sir Mix-a-lot’s “Posse on Broadway,” to Macklemore, Northwest hip hop has been informed by local history as well as the diversity that defined the scene. Discover the history behind not only the Northwest’s Grammy-winning rappers, but its world champion break dance crew, its internationally read hip-hop magazine, the producers […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    October 6, 2018
  • Where
  • White Center Library
    1409 SW 107th St.
    Seattle, WA 98146 United States
  • October 6
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  • South Hill

The Healing Tale: How Stories Can Move Us Beyond Shame

Have you ever felt lost for words? Now imagine not having the vocabulary to describe an event in your life, and feeling imprisoned by it for years. From mythological tales to cultural rituals to modern real life stories, this talk explores the power of storytelling and its role in healing. With an emphasis on South […]

  • When
  • 3:00 pm, Saturday
    October 6, 2018
  • Where
  • South Hill Library
    15420 Meridian E.
    South Hill, WA 98375 United States
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