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  • September 14
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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
  • 10:00 am, Saturday
    September 14, 2019
  • Where
  • Kettle Falls Public Library
    605 Meyers St.
    Kettle Falls, WA 99141 United States
  • September 14
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  • Redmond

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
  • 10:30 am, Saturday
    September 14, 2019
  • Where
  • Redmond Senior Center
    8703 160th Ave NE
    Redmond, WA 98052 United States
  • September 14
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  • Wenatchee

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
  • 1:30 pm, Saturday
    September 14, 2019
  • Where
  • Wenatchee Public Library
    30 S Wenatchee Ave
    Wenatchee, WA 98801 United States
  • September 14
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  • Okanogan

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, Saturday
    September 14, 2019
  • Where
  • Okanogan Grange Hall
    305 Tyree Street
    Okanogan, Washington 98840 United States
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