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  • November 9
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  • Steilacoom

What It Means to be Human: A Conversation About Our Origins

Deep caves, adorned with representations of long extinct animals and strewn with the ashy remains of ancient hearths and stone tools, are portals to knowledge of our selves. As more age-old dwellings and remains of our ancient inhabitants are discovered, the story of what it means to be human becomes more intriguing and complex. Author […]

  • When
  • 3:00 pm, Friday
    November 9, 2018
  • Where
  • Steilacoom High School Library
    54 Sentinel Drive
    Steilacoom, WA 98388 United States
  • November 9
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  • Sequim

Coming Home: How the Humanities Helps Soldiers Find Meaning After War

What is the true nature of war, and how does the experience of war affect the human heart? How have the myths and realities of combat, and the invisible wounds of war, been portrayed over the ages? This talk shares stories of the men and women who signed up to serve during the wars in […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Friday
    November 9, 2018
  • Where
  • Sequim Branch Library
    630 N. Sequim Ave.
    Sequim, WA 98382 United States
  • November 9
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  • Cashmere

Diamonds in the Ether: Tuning In To Northwest Radio History

Look—and listen—back to the people, stations, and stories that made radio broadcasting a vital part of the culture of the Pacific Northwest. Innovations in technology, programming, and business as far back as the 1920s made radio in this remote corner a little bit different than the rest of the United States, and connected the people […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Friday
    November 9, 2018
  • Where
  • Cashmere Public Library
    300 Woodring
    Cashmere, WA 98815 United States
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