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    A free public talk with Everett Community College Professor T. Andrew Wahl

    Four Color Reality: How Comic Books and the Real World Shape Each Other – Blaine Library, August 1, 2019

    Blaine Public Library and Humanities Washington invite the community to an engaging conversation with T. Andrew Wahl, a member of the 2019-2020 Humanities Washington Speakers Bureau. This free event takes place Thursday, August 1, 2019, at Blaine Public Library, 610 3rd Street, Blaine, Washington. For more information, visit wcls.org/events.

    Image of painting by Rae Ellen Lee: Beargrass and Dragonfly

    Library opens exhibit of local mixed-media artist’s paintings

    DEMING, WASH. – Whatcom County artist Rae Ellen Lee has lived many places and had many adventures in her life, but she always seems to find a home at the library. She says, “When I visit the library, it’s like I’m visiting a friend.” This connection makes the Deming Library the perfect place to host … Read moreLibrary opens exhibit of local mixed-media artist’s paintings

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    Book Buzz: The Way Home

    The Way Home: Tales from a Life without Technology by Mark Boyle Mark Boyle is no stranger to remaking himself. In the fall of 2008, he embarked on an experiment in living without money, documenting the experience with the publication of The Moneyless Man: A Year of Freeconomic Living (2010) and a follow-up guide, The … Read moreBook Buzz: The Way Home

    Book Buzz: Paddling With Spirits

    Paddling With Spirits: A Solo Kayak Journey by Irene Skyriver Some people throw themselves a dance party for their 40th birthday. Irene Skyriver chose to celebrate hers with a solo kayaking trip from Ketchikan to her home on Lopez Island.  Years later, she recounted her momentous journey in Paddling With Spirits: A Solo Kayak Journey. … Read moreBook Buzz: Paddling With Spirits

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