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  • October 29
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  • Bellevue

What’s Age Got to Do with It?

“You look good for your age.” “You’re too young to understand.” In employment decisions, family discussions, medical care, and even in birthday cards, assumptions about being “over the hill” or “a lazy kid” are common. What do you wish society would stop saying about your generation? How can we talk about age and aging in […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Tuesday
    October 29, 2019
  • Where
  • Crossroads Community Center
    16000 NE 10th St
    Bellevue, WA 98008 United States
  • October 29
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  • Montesano

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
  • 6:00 pm, Tuesday
    October 29, 2019
  • Where
  • Montesano Public Library
    125 Main St.
    Montesano, Wa 98563 United States
  • October 29
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  • Burlington

Let’s Talk about Race

Racism thrives in silence. It’s when we stop talking to one another about our beliefs that prejudices go unchallenged, and the gap between us widens. Yet race is one of the most difficult topics to discuss in American society. If we are to heal many of our country’s social, economic, and political divides, we can’t […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Tuesday
    October 29, 2019
  • Where
  • Burlington Public Library
    820 E. Washington Avenue
    Burlington, WA 98233 United States
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