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  • Lacey

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 7:00 am, Thursday
    April 11, 2019
  • Where
  • SPSCC Lacey Campus
    4220 6th Ave SE
    Lacey, WA 98503 United States
  • April 11
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  • Entiat

Four-Color Reality: How Comic Books and the Real World Shape Each Other

Since their debut in the 1930s, comic books have been a regular part of our pop-culture landscape. While often dismissed as escapist entertainment, these pulp treasures also provide a fascinating lens through which to view our nation’s past, present and potential future. In this interactive presentation, journalist and educator T. Andrew Wahl explores how everything […]

  • When
  • 4:00 pm, Thursday
    April 11, 2019
  • Where
  • Entiat Public Library
    14138 Kinzel Street
    Entiat, WA 98822 United States
  • April 11
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  • Maple Valley

Sometimes Heroes: America’s Changing Relationship with Its Veterans

“Support our troops” is a common phrase, seen on lawn signs and bumper stickers across America. Veterans are welcomed home by enthusiastic crowds, and thousands of service organizations help veterans find jobs, secure housing, and heal from the experience of war. But it wasn’t always this way. Veterans returning from Vietnam were often greeted by […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Thursday
    April 11, 2019
  • Where
  • Greater Maple Valley Community Center
    22010 SE 248th St.
    Maple Valley, WA 98038 United States
  • April 11
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  • Vancouver

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry — including the state’s legacy of poetry — through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations in geographically diverse areas of the state. Castro Luna fled war-torn El Salvador for the United States at the age of 14 with her […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Thursday
    April 11, 2019
  • Where
  • Vancouver Community Library
    901 C St.
    Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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