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  • Lacey

What Your Home Says about the World

Whether it’s teacups or televisions, what you decide to keep—and not keep—in your home provides deep insights about you, your family, and society itself. Join sociologist and writer Michelle Janning to discover how home spaces and objects tell the story of what’s happening in contemporary families. From stuffed animals to smartphones to love letters, the […]

  • When
  • 5:00 pm, Wednesday
    December 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Lacey Timberland Library
    500 College St SE
    Lacey, WA 98503 United States
  • December 4
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  • Manson

Storm Warning: Historic Weather in the Evergreen State

Local broadcaster and historian Feliks Banel explores our region’s darkest weather days and most infamous storms. With archival photos, radio, and TV clips, Banel takes us back in time to hear stories of those who survived some of the worst Pacific Northwest weather in recorded history. Further, Banel explores how these storms can revive our […]

  • When
  • 5:00 pm, Wednesday
    December 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Manson Public Library
    80 Wapato Way
    Manson, WA 98831 United States
  • December 4
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  • Lacey

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
  • 5:30 pm, Wednesday
    December 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Lacey City Hall, Council Chambers
    420 College St SE
    Lacey, Wa 98503 United States
  • December 4
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  • Goldendale

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, Wednesday
    December 4, 2019
  • Where
  • Goldendale Community Library
    131 West Burgen St
    Goldendale, WA 98620 United States
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