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Museum
"Ghost Ship" by Matthew Olds
"Ghost Ship" is a mixed-media installation, an artist's exploration of the lore and legacy of shipwrecks.
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Museum
"Ghost Ship" by Matthew Olds
"Ghost Ship" is a mixed-media installation, an artist's exploration of the lore and legacy of shipwrecks.
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Gardening
"Learn in the Garden" Lecture Series
Lakewold gardens is please to present our 2017 “Learn in the Garden” lecture series. As a key element in our mission, this program was designed to help educate, train and involve our local community members. Each class includes an hour lecture given by an expert in their field followed by two hours of hands-on learning at our National Historic garden. Field training is done in small groups to give you individual attention and ensure you get the most out of your experience. Alpine and Rock Gardening in the Northwest Truls Jensen, co-owner of Wild Ginger Farms- a specialty farm in Bevercreek, OR, will present examples of mountain plants from the Pacific Northwest. He will talk about their growing requirements In our gardens and discuss how methods for growing these plants can improve our ability to grow other types of plants as well. Please contact Cora Wells at cwells@lakewoldgardens.org or call 253-584-4106 ext 106 for more information or to register for the workshop. The complete series can be found at www.lakewoldgardens.org/adult-learning.html.
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Gardening
"Learn in the Garden" Lecture Series
Lakewold gardens is please to present our 2017 “Learn in the Garden” lecture series. As a key element in our mission, this program was designed to help educate, train and involve our local community members. Each class includes an hour lecture given by an expert in their field followed by two hours of hands-on learning at our National Historic garden. Field training is done in small groups to give you individual attention and ensure you get the most out of your experience. Alpine and Rock Gardening in the Northwest Truls Jensen, co-owner of Wild Ginger Farms- a specialty farm in Bevercreek, OR, will present examples of mountain plants from the Pacific Northwest. He will talk about their growing requirements In our gardens and discuss how methods for growing these plants can improve our ability to grow other types of plants as well. Please contact Cora Wells at cwells@lakewoldgardens.org or call 253-584-4106 ext 106 for more information or to register for the workshop. The complete series can be found at www.lakewoldgardens.org/adult-learning.html.
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Religious
"Luther's Small Catechism" led by Pastor Eric Hullstrom
An in depth translation of Luther's explanations along with other catechetical study helps, such as prayers, worship rites, etc.
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Talks/Lectures
"Technology and Freedom in the Age of Trump"
Jay Stanley, ACLU Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project
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Benefit/Fundraiser
'Empty Bowls' Fundraiser by City of Shelton Arts Commission
'Empty Bowls' is a three night Fundraiser for 'Saint's Pantry Food Bank' hosted by 'Shelton Arts Commission'. Free pottery clay will be given out March 2, to create a bowl; free glaze to cover the kiln fired bowl will be available, March 9. On the final night, March 16, donate $10 to 'Saint's Pantry and get a finished bowl, soup from 'Xinh's, 'Sister's', or 'The Strip' restaurants and bread from 'Olympic Bakery'. Extra bowls will be available and a 'Silent Art Auction' will be conducted on this night. All ages are welcome to participate on any of the Wednesday three nights from 5-9 pm in the Shelton Civic Center. All donations benefit 'Saint's Pantry' in Shelton.
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Animals, Talks/Lectures
“Back From the Brink of Extinction: Saving Lemurs in Madagascar”
Patricia C. Wright, Stony Brook University  Phi Beta Kappa National Visit and Lecture
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Convention
10th Anniversary South Sound Sustainability Expo
10th Anniversary South Sound Sustainability Expo – Saturday March 4th, 2017 from 10AM-3PM at the Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center and Tollefson Plaza. Free Admission. This free public event that connects local residents and business owners with services, products, companies, and agencies that address sustainability needs in the community. Participants learn about transportation choices, green construction, energy conservation, reuse and recycling, solar energy, local food and gardening, and cost-effective sustainability practices.
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Jazz
13th Annual Seattle Kobe Female Jazz Vocalist Audition
The 13th Annual Sister City Female Vocalist Jazz Audition at Jazz Alley is right around the corner so mark your calendars! The Seattle Kobe Sister City Association (SKSCA) is pleased to announce its Seattle-Kobe Female Jazz Vocalist Audition. SKSCA will select one high school and one adult female jazz vocalist from the greater Seattle area to Kobe, Japan to perform at the Kobe Shinkaichi Jazz Queen Vocalist Contest in early May 2017.
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