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Events for May 4, 2019

  • May 4
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  • Everett

Sy Montgomery with Children and Families – Everett Reads!

Children and their families are invited to a special program with Sy Montgomery, the 2019 Everett Reads author. Join us for a fun, family-friendly presentation about our special connection to the animal world. Copies of the author’s books—for children and adults—will be available for sale and signing after the program. Visit the library’s website for […]

  • When
  • 11:00 am, Saturday
    May 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Everett Public Library Auditorium
    2702 Hoyt Avenue
    Everett, WA 98201 United States
  • May 4
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  • Omak

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
  • 1:00 pm, Saturday
    May 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Omak Public Library
    30 Ash Street
    Omak, WA 98841 United States
  • May 4
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  • Monroe

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
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    May 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Monroe Library
    1070 Village Way
    Monroe, WA 98272 United States
  • May 4
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  • Auburn

What Do Sports Teach Our Kids?

Sports are more than a game—they can provide role models, instill values, and provide wonder and inspiration. And kids are the prime participants, with a whopping 45 million American children playing in organized sports each year. But is there a cost to a child watching or playing sports? The NFL concussion scandal, athlete drug abuse, […]

  • When
  • 2:00 pm, Saturday
    May 4, 2019
  • Where
  • White River Valley Museum
    918 H St SE
    Auburn, WA 98002 United States
  • May 4
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  • Mercer Island

Washington on Wheels: Odd and Innovative Transportation Ideas from the Pacific Northwest

Though Boeing is the best-known innovator in travel to have emerged from Washington State, there are many others. From canoe journeys to flying cars (that actually worked!), explore the history and culture of travel in Washington State. Author and broadcaster Harriet Baskas takes audiences on a tour of notable highlights of state transportation history, examining […]

  • When
  • 2:30 pm, Saturday
    May 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Aljoya Mercer Island
    2430 76th Ave SE,
    Mercer Island, WA 98040 United States
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