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  • Mount Vernon

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
  • 6:30 pm, Monday
    October 15, 2018
  • Where
  • Mount Vernon City Library
    315 Snoqualmie St.
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273 United States
  • October 15
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  • Redmond

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
  • 7:00 pm, Monday
    October 15, 2018
  • Where
  • Redmond Library
    15990 NE 85th St.
    Redmond, WA 98052 United States
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