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  • February 27
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  • Auburn

Washington’s Undiscovered Feminists

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, remember some of the remarkable, but often unsung, women of the Pacific Northwest. Writer Mayumi Tsutakawa presents five “woman warriors” in the arts and journalism whose inspiring stories reach back to the early years of our region. Meet the pioneering photographer Imogen Cunningham, Black American jazz […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Thursday
    February 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Green River College Salish Hall
    12401 SE 320th St
    Auburn, WA 98092 United States
  • February 27
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  • Lynnwood

Sticky Subject: The History and Culture of Sugar

When King Henry VIII wanted three pounds of sugar for his guests at an important banquet, he had a tough time getting it. Now the average American eats that much sugar in a single week. Once a rare, exotic ingredient, sugar has become a dietary staple, leaving its sticky fingerprints all over the globe. Anthropologist […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Thursday
    February 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Edmonds School District ESC
    20420 68th Ave W
    Lynnwood, WA 98036 United States
  • February 27
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  • Entiat

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
  • 4:00 pm, Thursday
    February 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Entiat Public Library
    14138 Kinzel St
    Entiat, WA 98822 United States
  • February 27
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  • Peshastin

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, Thursday
    February 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Peshastin Public Library
    8396 Main St
    Peshastin, WA 98847 United States
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