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February 2020

Betty Sims at Rediscovered Books in Caldwell

February 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rediscovered Books Caldwell, 802 Arthur
Caldwell, Idaho 83605 United States
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photo of Japanese American girl waiting with baggage

Join Betty Sims for the book launch of An Eye for Injustice: Robert C. Sims and Minidoka. Boise State University (BSU) professor Dr. Robert C. Sims taught 20th Century United States History and American Ethnic Studies for three decades. He kept the above photo of Yuki Okinaga awaiting the train that would carry her away from home to Manzanar at his desk until his death in 2015. (National Archives and Records Administration). Soon after he arrived at BSU, Sims met Merle…

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Bob Wodnik with Joni Earl at Town Hall Seattle

February 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave (West Entrance)
Seattle, WA 98101
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$5.00
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Bob Wodnik Joni Earl and Ahmad Fazel (photo courtesy of Sound Transit)   Bob Wodnik, the author of Back on Track: Sound Transit’s Fight to Save Light Rail, and former Sound Transit CEO Joni Earl will offer an inside look at Sound Transit’s fight for survival and how she was able to pull the organization from the brink of closure. With light rail estimates well beyond the voter-approved total, a fledgling Sound Transit faced angry opposition and teetered near collapse—until…

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April 2020

Jeff Antonelis-Lapp Book Launch – POSTPONED

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Buckley Hall, 127 North River Road
Buckley, WA 98321
Tahoma and Its People cover

Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park A passionate science educator presents a natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding region. Jeff Antonelis-Lapp explores geologic processes, plant and animal communities, weather and climate influences, and what linked the iconic mountain with the people who traveled to it. He intersperses his own direct observation and study of organisms, as well as personal interactions with other experts. Topics…

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May 2020

Postponed – Jeff Antonelis-Lapp at The Evergreen State College – New date coming for Fall 2020

May 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Lord Mansion, 211 21st Avenue SW
Olympia, Washington 98501
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park Jeff Antonelis-Lapp, Evergreen emeritus faculty member and author, will share insights on the unique natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier, drawn from his recent book, Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park. Free and open to the public, the lecture will take place at the historic Lord Mansion, in the South Capitol neighborhood, whose stewardship was transferred by…

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Postponed – Jeff Antonelis-Lapp at Browsers Books – New date coming soon

May 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Browsers Bookshop, 107 Capitol Way N
Olympia, WA 98501
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park Jeff Antonelis-Lapp, Evergreen emeritus faculty member and author, will share insights on the unique natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier, drawn from his recent book, Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park. A passionate science educator presents a natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding region. Jeff Antonelis-Lapp explores geologic processes, plant and…

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Jeff Antonelis-Lapp at The Evergreen State College – Public Zoom presentation

May 28 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Evergreen State College Sem 2 C 1105, 2700 Evergreen Parkway NW
Olympia, WA 98505
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park A passionate science educator presents a natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding region. Jeff Antonelis-Lapp explores geologic processes, plant and animal communities, weather and climate influences, and what linked the iconic mountain with the people who traveled to it. He intersperses his own direct observation and study of organisms, as well as personal interactions with other experts. Topics…

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June 2020

Jeff Antonelis-Lapp – Nisqually River Council book talk on Zoom (open to the public, link coming soon)

June 19 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 pm
Nisqually River Council, Zoom presentation link coming soon
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park A passionate science educator presents a natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding region. Jeff Antonelis-Lapp explores geologic processes, plant and animal communities, weather and climate influences, and what linked the iconic mountain with the people who traveled to it. He intersperses his own direct observation and study of organisms, as well as personal interactions with other experts. Topics…

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Jeff Antonelis-Lapp – Washington National Park Fund Zoom Presentation (open to the public, link coming soon)

June 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Washington’s National Park Fund, Zoom presentation link to come + Google Map
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park A passionate science educator presents a natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding region. Jeff Antonelis-Lapp explores geologic processes, plant and animal communities, weather and climate influences, and what linked the iconic mountain with the people who traveled to it. He intersperses his own direct observation and study of organisms, as well as personal interactions with other experts. Topics…

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July 2020

Jeff Antonelis-Lapp at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

July 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, 100 Brown Farm Road
Olympia, WA 98516 United States
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park A passionate science educator presents a natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding region. Jeff Antonelis-Lapp explores geologic processes, plant and animal communities, weather and climate influences, and what linked the iconic mountain with the people who traveled to it. He intersperses his own direct observation and study of organisms, as well as personal interactions with other experts. Topics…

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October 2020

POSTPONED – Jeff Antonelis-Lapp at the Marysville Parks and Recreation Outdoor Speaker Series

October 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Marysville Opera House, 1225 Third Street
Marysville, WA 98270
Jeff Antonelis-Lapp in ball cap and sunglasses on a sunny hike

POSTPONED - Originally scheduled for October 13. Find the author's up-to-date event schedule on his web page. Meet the author of Tahoma and Its People: A Natural History of Mount Rainier National Park Entry to the series is $5 at the door. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the event is generally scheduled for 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. A passionate science educator presents a natural and environmental history of Mount Rainier National Park and the surrounding region. Jeff Antonelis-Lapp…

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