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  • September 13
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  • Steilacoom

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
  • 3:00 pm, Friday
    September 13, 2019
  • Where
  • The Steilacoom Historical Museum
    1801 Rainier Street
    Steilacoom, WA 98388 United States
  • September 13
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  • Moses Lake

Civil Conversation in an Angry Age

At what point does a conversation become a battle? Why do some opinions inflame our emotions, leading to anger, fights, and even the end of relationships with family and friends? Philosopher David E. Smith takes a deep look at those moments when civility breaks down. By mapping the structure of how we converse, and digging […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Friday
    September 13, 2019
  • Where
  • Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
    401 S. Balsam Street
    Moses Lake, WA 98837 United States
  • September 13
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  • Kettle Falls

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
  • 6:00 pm, Friday
    September 13, 2019
  • Where
  • Kettle Falls Public Library
    605 Meyers St.
    Kettle Falls, WA 99141 United States
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