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  • November 6
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  • Tumwater

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
  • 5:30 pm, Tuesday
    November 6, 2018
  • Where
  • Tumwater Timblerland Library
    7023 New Market St
    Tumwater, WA 98501 United States
  • November 6
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  • Manson

The High Road: Fighting Selfishness through Dialogue

Many of us fall into habitual patterns of selfishness when speaking with others: interrupting, not listening, and constantly shifting the conversation to ourselves. Living in such a “me-centered” version of reality leaves little room to accommodate divergent perspectives. Dialogue is a special partnership–based on mutual respect–that that is the central method for discovering and exploring […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Tuesday
    November 6, 2018
  • Where
  • Manson Public Library
    80 Wapato Way
    Manson, WA 98831 United States
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