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  • Chewelah

CANCELED: Marijuana: Evil Weed or Medical Miracle?

*Due to precautions related to COVID-19, the host and Humanities Washington have canceled this event. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.* Addictive, dangerous, criminal. Natural, healing, safe. Marijuana has been called all of these things and more – but how much do we really know about it? In 1990, only 16% of Americans thought marijuana should […]

  • When
  • 5:30 pm, Wednesday
    May 13, 2020
  • Where
  • Chewelah Public Library
    311 E Clay Ave
    Chewelah, WA 99109 United States
  • May 13
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  • Port Hadlock

CANCELED: Who Was Chief Seattle?

*Due to precautions related to COVID-19, the host and Humanities Washington have canceled this event. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.* Chief Seattle wrote nothing down during his life, yet his words—both real and imagined—are known throughout the world. The result is a man made up of both historical and fictional aspects, from which conflicting messages […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    May 13, 2020
  • Where
  • Jefferson County Library
    620 Cedar Ave
    Port Hadlock, WA 98339 United States
  • May 13
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  • Olympia

CANCELED: What’s Age Got to Do with It?

*Due to precautions related to COVID-19, the host and Humanities Washington have canceled this event. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.* “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. […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 13, 2020
  • Where
  • Olympia United Methodist Church
    1224 Legion Way SE
    Olympia, WA 98501 United States
  • May 13
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  • Anacortes

CANCELED: Comic-Book Reality: Superheroes and the Power of Representation

*Due to precautions related to COVID-19, the host and Humanities Washington have canceled this event. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.* Since their debut in the 1930s, comic books have been a regular part of our pop-culture landscape. While often dismissed as escapist entertainment, these pulp treasures also provide a fascinating lens through which to view […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 13, 2020
  • Where
  • Anacortes Public Library
    1220 10th St
    Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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