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  • September 18
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  • Olympia

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
  • 10:15 am, Wednesday
    September 18, 2019
  • Where
  • Olympia Center/Olympia Senior Center
    222 Columbia Street NW
    Olympia, WA 98506 United States
  • September 18
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  • Longbranch

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
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    September 18, 2019
  • Where
  • Longbranch Improvement Clubhouse
    5213 Key Peninsua Hwy
    Longbranch, WA 98351 United States
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