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  • November 3
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  • Everett

WAGRO Foundation’s Dia de los Muertos festival; Great Contest of Day of the Dead Altars, Calaveras, and Catrinas

The WAGRO Foundation invites the entire regional community to join us and participate in the First Great Contest of Day of the Dead Altars to be held in Snohomish County. This event will include a contest and exposition of Day of the Dead altars, literary calavera (skulls poetry), and Catrinas. The purpose of the event […]

  • When
  • 12:30 pm, Saturday
    November 3, 2018
  • Where
  • Everett Community College
    2000 Tower St.
    Everett, WA 98201 United States
  • November 3
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  • Coupeville

A Fierce Language: Falling in Love with Poetry

As children we are enchanted by the story, humor, absurdity, and rhyming cadence of nursery rhymes. But as we get older, too often our appreciation for poems dissolves as we struggle to deconstruct their meaning line by line. As a result, many come to believe that poetry is inaccessible and too much like hard work. […]

  • When
  • 1:30 pm, Saturday
    November 3, 2018
  • Where
  • Coupeville Library
    788 NW Alexander St
    Coupeville, WA 98239 United States
  • November 3
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  • Moses Lake

Great Writers and the Great War: Literature as Peace Activism

Can literature and the arts really prevent war? Many British writers in the peace movement of the 1930s thought so. Their experiments in writing peace activist fiction are the basis for this presentation, which draws many of its examples from the vibrant period before World War II when hopes were high that war itself could […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    November 3, 2018
  • Where
  • Pillar Rock Grill
    1373 Rd F.2
    Moses Lake, WA 98837 United States
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