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Events for February 26, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with the release of the book and exhibition The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City. Traveling to the Whatcom Museum, courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection, this photo exhibition features the haunting black-and-white images of New Orleans-based photographer David G. Spielman.Find out more »
Curated by Patricia Leach, Executive Director Images of Resilience explores the development of Chicano art, from its beginnings in Mexican art of the early 1900s, to the Chicano movement of the 1960s and '70s, to its relevance today. The exhibition reflects how Chicano art has influenced community building, history making, and cultural citizenship for Mexican-AmericansFind out more »
The Whatcom Museum is reinterpreting its founding collection of mounted birds in Old City Hall. The new exhibit will provide opportunities to learn about bird migration, conservation success stories, birds in peril, and the importance of studying bird specimens today. Alongside the interpretive panels and the birds themselves, the exhibit will provide a variety ofFind out more »
The Northwest Cancer Summit: Empowering Patients. Demystifying Cancer is a forum designed to facilitate discussion among cancer patients, their family members, caregivers, healthcare professionals and other experts who specialize in managing cancer-related medical and non-medical issues that are of concern for cancer patients and their families to improve the quality of life of cancer patients. TheFind out more »
Fueled by passion, talent, history, and song, the musical legacy of the Irish Rovers continues to lead the way for many of today’s folk and Celtic musicians. After nearly 50 years of charming and entertaining audiences around the world with their exciting stage shows and traditional approach to Irish music, the Rovers’ Long Goodbye TourFind out more »
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