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  • April 27
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  • Bainbridge 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
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    April 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network (BARN)
    8890 Three Tree Lane
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 United States
  • April 27
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  • Clinton

Are Salmon Doomed? Hatching a Plan to Save a Northwest Icon

An environmental necessity, a vital economic resource, and a cultural symbol, salmon play a fundamental role in the Pacific Northwest—but they are in trouble. With warming oceans, environmental degradation, and lowering genetic variability, wild salmon populations are dwindling. Climatologist Nick Bond explores the past, present, and possible future conditions for salmon in our state, and […]

  • When
  • 3:00 pm, Saturday
    April 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Clinton Community Hall
    6411 S. Central Avenue
    Clinton, Washington 98236 United States
  • April 27
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  • Milton

Music with a Message: Songs of Social Change

Songs can be more than music—they can act as powerful tools for changing society. Acoustic trio Trillium-239 highlights notable social movements from the past 150 years that have been powered by song. Music has helped efforts to end slavery, secure voting rights, shorten wars, and promote civil rights, and provided a way to enact and […]

  • When
  • 3:00 pm, Saturday
    April 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Milton/Edgewood Library
    900 Meridian E., Suite 29
    Milton, WA 98354 United States
  • April 27
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  • Bainbridge Island

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
  • 7:00 pm, Saturday
    April 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Bainbridge Island Museum of Art
    550 Winslow Way NE
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 United States
  • April 27
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  • Spokane

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
  • 9:00 pm, Saturday
    April 27, 2019
  • Where
  • Spokane Downtown Public Library, Third Floor
    906 W Main Ave
    Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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