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  • April 12
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  • Vashon Island

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
  • 2:00 pm, Friday
    April 12, 2019
  • Where
  • Vashon Library
    17210 Vashon Highway SW
    Vashon Island, WA 98070 United States
  • April 12
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  • Steilacoom

What’s Age Got to Do with It?

“You look good for your age.” “You’re too young to understand.” In employment decisions, family discussions, medical care, and even in birthday cards, assumptions about being “over the hill” or “a lazy kid” are common. What do you wish society would stop saying about your generation? How can we talk about age and aging in […]

  • When
  • 3:00 pm, Friday
    April 12, 2019
  • Where
  • Steilacoom High School, Library
    54 Sentinel Dr
    Steilacoom, WA 98388 United States
  • April 12
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  • George

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
  • 6:00 pm, Friday
    April 12, 2019
  • Where
  • George Public Library
    109 N. Washington Way
    George, WA 98848 United States
  • April 12
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  • Seattle

14th Yoni Ki Baat

Yoni Ki Baat is a collection of authentic, bold, vivid, tender, powerful, and poignant stories written and narrated by South Asian women, trans, and gender non-conforming community members. Inspired by Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues, Yoni Ki Baat is performed across the United States and empowers participants and audiences to tell their own stories honestly and […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    April 12, 2019
  • Where
  • Seattle Art Museum
    1300 1st Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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