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  • April 17
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  • Poulsbo

Let It Not Happen Again: Lessons of the Japanese American Exclusion

In March of 1942, 227 Japanese Americans were forcibly removed from their homes on Bainbridge Island by the US Army. Starting with this small community, a national strategy began, with more than 120,000 Japanese American men, women, and children forcibly removed and incarcerated during World War II. Clarence Moriwaki shares the story of Bainbridge Island—the […]

  • When
  • 9:00 am, Wednesday
    April 17, 2019
  • Where
  • Poulsbo Middle School
    2003 NE Hostmark
    Poulsbo, WA 98370 United States
  • April 17
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  • Olympia

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
  • 10:15 am, Wednesday
    April 17, 2019
  • Where
  • Olympia Center/Olympia Senior Center
    222 Columbia Street NW
    Olympia, WA 98506 United States
  • April 17
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  • Tonasket

Storm Warning: Historic Weather in the Evergreen State

Local broadcaster and historian Feliks Banel explores our region’s darkest weather days and most infamous storms. With archival photos, radio, and TV clips, Banel takes us back in time to hear stories of those who survived some of the worst Pacific Northwest weather in recorded history. Further, Banel explores how these storms can revive our […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    April 17, 2019
  • Where
  • Community Cultural Center (CCC)
    411 S. Western Ave.
    Tonasket, WA 98855 United States
  • April 17
  • |
  • Seattle

Tangled: Why Your Hair Matters to Society

Hair is simply a collection of protein filaments that sprout from our scalp, yet it carries great meaning for us and our society. From twists and tapers to braids and buns, what’s on top of our head and how it is received by others often reflects society’s standards of beauty and desirability. Using song, video, […]

  • When
  • 7:30 pm, Wednesday
    April 17, 2019
  • Where
  • Horizon House
    900 University Street
    Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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