Calendar of Events

IN PERSON: How Audio Technology Changed the World

Hoquiam Timberland Library 420 7th St, Hoquiam, WA

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 […]

A Celebration of Poetry with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Magenta Theater 1108 Main St, Vancouver, WA

Please join us for a celebration of poetry, honoring poets who have engaged, delighted, and inspired C-Tran bus riders with poems on buses since 2016. Washington State Poet Laureate Rena […]

IN PERSON: The River That Made Seattle

AMcE Creative Arts 612 19th Ave E, Seattle, WA

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 […]

Event with the Washington State Poet Laureate

Online Poet Laureate Event Stanwood

Rena Priest is the current Washington State Poet Laureate. A member of the Lhaq’temish (Lummi) Nation, she is the author of Patriarchy Blues, which was honored with the 2018 American […]

ONLINE: Will the 2020s Roar like the 1920s?

Online Speakers Bureau Event Seattle

A pandemic, protests, and economic jolts ushered in the so-called “Roaring Twenties.” Americans adjusted in ways both innovative and counterproductive. What lessons from the 1920s can we apply to our […]

HYBRID: Indigenous Voices: An Evening of Poetry & Conversation

s'gʷi gʷi ʔ altxʷ: House of Welcome 2800 Dogtooth Ln NW, Olympia, WA

To attend this event IN-PERSON, click here to reserve a free ticket. To attend this event ONLINE, click here to reserve a free ticket. Join us on January 17 at […]

ONLINE: The Ancient Art of Madhubani Painting

Online Speakers Bureau Event Kennewick

For generations, women of a small region in Northeast India have been using Madhubani painting to tell the stories of their lives. Depicting mythological and social scenes, every painting reflects […]

ONLINE: All the Rage: How American Politics Boiled Over

Online Speakers Bureau Event Mountlake Terrace

Name-calling, shouting matches, cutting off relatives, and even violence born of intense disagreements—there is bipartisan agreement that the current state of politics in the United States is troubling. How did […]

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