Voices from the Past
The Voices from the Past series is now offered at lunchtime!
These programs addressing topics of interest to the community are now a brown bag lecture series. Admission to all Voices from the Past programs is free and available to everyone. This year, bring your lunch and spend an hour with history. Soft drinks and water will be available.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 - 12:00P.M
(Encore performance at 2:00P.M.)
Within the Silence
A program by Living Voices that follows a teenage girl growing up in Seattle's "Nihonmachi" (Japantown) and her family's relocation to a new camp in Idaho called Minidoka.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 - 12:00P.M.
Reading Between the Lines: The Stories Old Buildings Tell Us
Michael Herschensohn, board member of Historic Seattle, examines historic buildings across the state. This presentation is sponsored by Humanities Washington through their state-wide Speakers Bureau.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 - 12:00P.M.
A History of the Yakima Valley Transportation Company
Kenneth Johnsen, author of Yakima Valley Transportation Company, will discuss the history of YVT.
Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 12:00P.M.
What is That?: Unusual and Offbeat People, Places, Things and Events in Washington State
Award-winning author and radio producer Harriet Baskas has written six books, including Washington Curiosities and Washington Icons.
Doors open at 11:30 for those wishing to have conversation and lunch prior to the program.