Virtual: Rainier Beach Farm Harvest Festival

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Celebrate the bountiful growing season at Rainier Beach Urban Farm and virtually share in fall harvest traditions from the many cultures represented in the Rainier Beach community. A limited number of free activity kits will be available for contactless pick-up at Rainier Beach Urban Farm & Wetlands (reservation required, contactless pickup). Your activity kit will…

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October Big Day

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Mark your calendars for October Big Day—17 October 2020! Big Days are a 24 hour opportunity to celebrate the birds both near you and around the world. In addition, this year’s October Big Day 2020 is happening during the first Global Bird Weekend. The goal of Global Bird Weekend is to make October 17-18 the biggest ever birding…

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Orca Recovery Day

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Our local orcas are endangered, but it’s not too late! There is plenty we can do to save them. Orca Recovery Day occurs every fall and is your opportunity to join with your local Conservation District and other partner organizations and work to recover our critically endangered Orca whales. Orca Recovery Day is a region-wide…

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Webinar: What’s Race Got to do With It? Christian Cooper, John Muir, and the Nature of Green Space

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The Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources is pleased to welcome storyteller, scholar, and cultural geographer Carolyn Finney as part of the University of Georgia’s Signature Lecture Series. Register today to reserve your space in this much-anticipated seminar. Finney works to develop greater cultural competency and explore the complex intersections of race and the…

Implementing the “Since Time Immemorial (STI)” Tribal Sovereignty Curriculum with Snoqualmie Tribe Teaching Tools Webinar

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The Office of Native Education is honored to collaborate with McKenna Dorman, Governmental Affairs and Special Projects, and Jarrod Da, Education Department Manager with the Snoqualmie Tribe, and Mary Wilber, Coordinator, Native Education Coordinator Eastside Native American Education Program (Lake Washington, Bellevue and Northshore School Districts) to offer this teaching/training webinar. Schedule Welcome and Introductions:…

Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Mascots, Monuments, and Memorialization

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How do our memories of the past inform and influence the current racial and social landscape? Hear from young Native activists who are propelling this conversation forward and addressing the tension between history, memory, and current movements happening across America. Featured panelists include Brook Thompson (Yurok and Karuk), Julian Brave NoiseCat (Canim Lake Band Tsq’escen…

Seattle Latino Film Festival

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​12the Annual Seattle Latino Film Festival October 9-17, 2020 The Latino Film Festival brings audiences and filmmakers together for an educational experience to support the magic of film-making as part of Hispanic culture globally. Festival tickets are $25, or you can purchase tickets for individual films: www.slff.org.  Due to COVID-19 unprecedented situation, this year's edition…

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Spawning Grounds Discussion Panel

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Learn how to save our local kokanee salmon - a native fish that spends its adult life solely in Lake Sammamish: https://www.flipcause.com/secure/cause_pdetails/OTM1MTA=#!. Join Spawning Grounds director Nils Cowan and members of the Lake Sammamish Kokanee Work Group as they discuss the film and how to save this native fish. This free talk is offered in…