In 1810, the Astor Expedition marched the path of what was once the Oregon Trail and settlement in this region. Stark’s account of this violent quest reveals the true story of these explorers and how the Pacific Northwest was won.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 7:30 – 8:30pm
Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 7:30 – 8:45pm
Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. Free.
In recognition of our vibrant literary community, Seattle is preparing a bid for UNESCO City of Literature designation. Help celebrate the people and institutions that make Seattle a viable candidate for this global network of creative cities. Join Ryan Boudinot and special guests from the community as they share the contents of the bid and map out a vision for the future of literary arts in Seattle.
Monday, March 17, 2014, 7:00 – 9:00pm
Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $10.
While the fluoridation of water has long been supported by the American Dental Association and others, the effects of the added chemical are controversial. Join Dr. Paul Connett to learn about the negative effects, including impact on IQ and patient rights.