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  • October 6
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  • Olympia

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Join Washington State Poet Laureate Rena Priest as she builds awareness and appreciation of poetry, including the state’s legacy of poetry, through public readings, workshops, lectures, and presentations across the state. Priest, a member of the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation, is the author of Patriarchy Blues, which was honored with the 2018 American Book Award, and […]

  • When
  • 8:30 am, Wednesday
    October 6, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Poet Laureate Event
    Olympia, United States
  • October 6
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  • Tenino

ONLINE: Why Deny Science?

Have you ever had a conversation with someone who denies a scientific finding? Perhaps that conversation was about something as big as climate change or something as small as the health effects of eating chocolate. But in most cases, there is a pattern to how people argue against scientific findings, no matter the scope of […]

  • When
  • 5:30 pm, Wednesday
    October 6, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Tenino, United States
  • October 6
  • |
  • Everett

ONLINE: The River That Made Seattle

Once teeming with bountiful salmon and fertile plains, Seattle’s Duwamish River drew both Native peoples and settlers to its shores over centuries for trading, transport, and sustenance. Unfortunately, the very utility of the river was its undoing, as decades of dumping led to the river being declared a Superfund cleanup site. Much of Washington’s history […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Wednesday
    October 6, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Everett, United States
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