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  • February 22
  • |
  • Seattle

The Poetic Apothecary: Poems for Healing and Comfort

Just as a cup of tea can settle and sooth us, the right poem at the right time can be a powerful sustaining remedy. Poet and performer Judith Adams explores poetry’s restorative powers by reciting and exploring poems that help us understand grief, fear, sadness, loss, and much more. By sharing her love of poetry, […]

  • When
  • 1:30 pm, Friday
    February 22, 2019
  • Where
  • Wallingford Community Senior Center
    4649 Sunnyside Ave. N., Suite 140
    Seattle, Washington 98103 United States
  • February 22
  • |
  • Winthrop

Civil Conversation in an Angry Age

At what point does a conversation become a battle? Why do some opinions inflame our emotions, leading to anger, fights, and even the end of relationships with family and friends? Philosopher David E. Smith takes a deep look at those moments when civility breaks down. By mapping the structure of how we converse, and digging […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    February 22, 2019
  • Where
  • Winthrop Public Library
    49 State Route 20
    Winthrop, WA 98862 United States
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