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November 2019

Sharing Native Knowledge: A Plateau Peoples’ Web Portal Film Screening and Panel

November 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center – Washington State University, 405 SE Spokane St
Pullman,WA99164United States
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On November 21st the Center for Digital Scholarship and Curation will host the “Sharing Native Knowledge” event at the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center from 4:00 pm-6:00 PM with refreshments served following. The event will include a screening and panel discussion with representatives from six Columbia Plateau tribes based on their work with the Plateau Peoples’ Web Portal. The videos include traditional dance revival, repatriation, teaching mathematics through traditional practices, treaty education, and an animated coyote story. Panelists: Leanne Campbell… Continue Reading Sharing Native Knowledge: A Plateau Peoples’ Web Portal Film Screening and Panel

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Lecture: Marijuana: Evil Weed or Medical Miracle?

November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mid-Columbia Libraries, 1620 S. Union St.
Kennewick,WA99336United States
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free and open to the public

Marijuana: Evil Weed or Medical Miracle? A presentation by Rebecca Craft Thursday, November 21 7PM, Mid-Columbia Library Hosted by Friends of the Mid-Columbia Libraries 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 be legalized; today, a majority of Americans believe it ought to be. What are the historical and cultural precedents that led us to… Continue Reading Lecture: Marijuana: Evil Weed or Medical Miracle?

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Inner Spiritual Guide

November 21 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019

Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center Tacoma, 1501 Pacific Ave S Suite #301
Tacoma,WA98402United States
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$10

An inner spiritual guide is our own wisdom that guides along correct paths that lead to lasting happiness. We all know and have access to various methods that lead to various goals. However, do we have an unmistaken inner spiritual guide so that we can live our whole life with peace and great meaning? This class is dedicated to lay the foundation for the development of our own inner spiritual guide, the inner methods that lead to supreme happiness. Everyone… Continue Reading Inner Spiritual Guide

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Caring for Your Collections

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nez Perce National Historical Park, 39063 US Hwy 95
Lapwai,ID83540United States
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Free

Nez Perce NHP is excited to announce our "Caring for Your Collections" program on Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, from 10am-noon. Park curators and archivists will talk about how to take care of your family heirlooms and special items. Whether its old photos, textiles, or books and papers, our knowledgeable staff will have some tips and tricks for you! As part of the program we will also be showcasing some of the items housed in the park collection. These are items… Continue Reading Caring for Your Collections

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Wenatchee River Institute Science Speaker Series, Washington Wildlife! Tuesdays in November at Cashmere’s Milepost 111

November 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Tuesdays in November, 5th-26th
Milepost 111, 407 Aplets Way
Cashmere,WA98815
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$60 – $75

Learn more about some of Washington’s dynamic wildlife projects. Every Tuesday in November, Wenatchee River Institute’s Science Speaker Series will focus on Washington wildlife and projects studying their populations and habitats: the Olympic National Park goat relocation project, Cascade Carnivore Project, I-90 wildlife overpass, and Grouse in the Columbia Basin. The series will be held at Cashmere’s Milepost 111 Brewing Co. on Nov. 5, 12, 19 and 26, with doors opening at 6pm and presentations from 6:30pm to 8pm. Enjoy… Continue Reading Wenatchee River Institute Science Speaker Series, Washington Wildlife! Tuesdays in November at Cashmere’s Milepost 111

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December 2019

SALON SERIES Our Songs, Our Stories: Folk Music of the Pacific Northwest with Hank Cramer

December 4 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Moses Lake Museum and Art Center 401 S. Balsam Moses Lake WA, 38837, 401 S. Balsam St.
Moses Lake,WA98837United States
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Free

Folksinger Hank Cramer shares tales from the history of our region, told through the songs of the people who lived through those experiences. Come prepared to sing along! Hank Cramer is a national-touring folksinger from the Pacific Northwest, best known for his booming bass voice, wry humor, and smooth flat-picking on a vintage guitar. He sings a huge repertoire of traditional and contemporary folksongs that cover the spectrum from Celtic to Appalachian to miners’ ballads to sea-shanties to cowboy songs.… Continue Reading SALON SERIES Our Songs, Our Stories: Folk Music of the Pacific Northwest with Hank Cramer

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Wenatchee River Institute Red Barn Event, Cascades Wolverine Project

December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wenatchee River Institute, 347 Division Street
Leavenworth,WA98826United States
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Free | By Donation

Learn about Cascade Wolverine Project’s (CWP) support of wolverine recovery in the North Cascades on Wed., Dec. 4th, 7pm-8:30 pm in Wenatchee River Institute’s Red Barn, 347 Division St. in Leavenworth. During the event CWP project manager, field biologist, and mountain guide Stephanie Williams will share her knowledge about wolverine ecology and conservation, as well as current research and citizen science among the winter recreation community –particularly backcountry skiers and climbers. Now beginning its third season of winter fieldwork, CWP… Continue Reading Wenatchee River Institute Red Barn Event, Cascades Wolverine Project

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Lecture: A Cycling Pilgrimage-Vietnam and Cambodia

December 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Drive
Richland,WA99352United States
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free and open to the public

A Cycling Pilgrimage-Vietnam and Cambodia A presentation by Scott Woodward Thursday, December 19 7PM, Richland Public Library Hosted by Friends of the Richland Public Libraries Meeting future energy demands involves finding ways to store energy from intermittent sources such as wind and solar. Traditionally, one may imagine the chemists doing this work leaning over bench tops full of beakers, mixing chemicals. However, modern chemistry requires modern solutions. We can use computational chemistry to tell a lot about a reaction, including… Continue Reading Lecture: A Cycling Pilgrimage-Vietnam and Cambodia

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Lecture: A Cycling Pilgrimage-Vietnam and Cambodia

December 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Drive
Richland,WA99352United States
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free and open to the public

A presentation by Scott Woodward Hosted by Friends of the Richland Public Libraries Meeting future energy demands involves finding ways to store energy from intermittent sources such as wind and solar. Traditionally, one may imagine the chemists doing this work leaning over bench tops full of beakers, mixing chemicals. However, modern chemistry requires modern solutions. We can use computational chemistry to tell a lot about a reaction, including where atoms are in a molecule, how they interact with one another,… Continue Reading Lecture: A Cycling Pilgrimage-Vietnam and Cambodia

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February 2020

SALON SERIES FILM SCREENING: MERCURY 13

February 5, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Moses Lake Museum and Art Center 401 S. Balsam Moses Lake WA, 38837, 401 S. Balsam St.
Moses Lake,WA98837United States
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Free

Mercury 13 is a remarkable story of the women who were tested for spaceflight in 1961 before their dreams were dashed in being the first to make the trip beyond Earth. NASA’s “man in space” program, dubbed “Project Mercury” began in 1958. The men chosen - all military test pilots - became known as The Mercury 7. But away from the glare of the media, behind firmly closed doors, female pilots were also screened. Thirteen of them passed and, in… Continue Reading SALON SERIES FILM SCREENING: MERCURY 13

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