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  • May 18
  • |
  • Olympia

IN PERSON: How Audio Technology Changed the World

Although we live in a visual world, audio still has the power to create intimacy and spark the imagination like no other medium can. Veteran broadcaster Ross Reynolds explores the impact that audio transmission has had on society and storytelling, beginning with the first century of radio up to the modern age of audiobooks, internet […]

  • When
  • 10:00 am, Wednesday
    May 18, 2022
  • Where
  • Olympia Senior Center
    222 Columbia St NW
    Olympia, WA 98501 United States
  • May 18
  • |
  • Seattle

IN PERSON: After the Blast: Mount St. Helens 40 Years Later

On May 18, 1980, the world watched in awe as Mount St. Helens erupted, killing 57 people and causing hundreds of square miles of destruction. Everyone thought it would take ages for life to return to the mountain, but scientists who visited soon after were stunned to find plants sprouting up through the ash and […]

  • When
  • 1:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 18, 2022
  • Where
  • Greenwood Senior Center
    525 N 85th St
    Seattle, WA 98103 United States
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