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  • May 27
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  • Bainbridge Island

ONLINE: Let It Not Happen Again: Lessons of the Japanese American Exclusion

In March of 1942, 227 Japanese Americans were forcibly removed from their homes on Bainbridge Island by the US Army. Starting with this small community, a national strategy began, with more than 120,000 Japanese American men, women, and children forcibly removed and incarcerated during World War II. Clarence Moriwaki shares the story of Bainbridge Island—the […]

  • When
  • 11:30 am, Wednesday
    May 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Bainbridge Island, United States
  • May 27
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  • Medical Lake

CANCELED: Sometimes Heroes: America’s Changing Relationship with Its Veterans

*Due to precautions related to COVID-19, the host and Humanities Washington have canceled this event. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.* “Support our troops” is a common phrase, seen on lawn signs and bumper stickers across America. Veterans are welcomed home by enthusiastic crowds, and thousands of service organizations help veterans find jobs, secure housing, and […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Medical Lake Library
    321 E Herb St
    Medical Lake, WA 99022 United States
  • May 27
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  • Bainbridge Island

CANCELED: Tangled: Why Your Hair Matters to Society

*Due to precautions related to COVID-19, the host and Humanities Washington have canceled this event. We’re sorry for any inconvenience.* Hair is simply a collection of protein filaments that sprout from our scalp, yet it carries great meaning for us and our society. From twists and tapers to braids and buns, what’s on top of […]

  • When
  • 6:30 pm, Wednesday
    May 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Bainbridge High School Library
    9330 NE High School Rd
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 United States
  • May 27
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  • Ridgefield

CANCELED: Let’s Talk about Race

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

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Old Liberty Theater
    115 N Main Ave
    Ridgefield, WA 98642 United States
  • May 27
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  • Spokane

ONLINE: Sometimes Heroes: America’s Changing Relationship with Its Veterans

Join the Program Online – Sign Up Here . “Support our troops” is a common phrase, seen on lawn signs and bumper stickers across America. Veterans are welcomed home by enthusiastic crowds, and thousands of service organizations help veterans find jobs, secure housing, and heal from the experience of war. But it wasn’t always this […]

  • When
  • 7:30 pm, Wednesday
    May 27, 2020
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Spokane, United States
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