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  • June 6
  • |
  • Seattle

From Crime to the Classroom: How Education Changes Lives

According to statistics, Omari Amili’s story should have turned out much differently. His parents suffered from addiction which led to him growing up in poverty and struggling in school. Eventually, he ended up serving prison time—which was no surprise considering the combination of life factors that would suggest a lifetime of struggles with the criminal […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Thursday
    June 6, 2019
  • Where
  • Northwest African American Museum
    2300 S. Massachusetts Street
    Seattle, WA 98144 United States
  • June 6
  • |
  • Winthrop

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
  • 6:00 pm, Thursday
    June 6, 2019
  • Where
  • Winthrop Public Library
    49 State Route 20
    Winthrop, WA 98862 United States
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