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Words, Writers and West Seattle
Thursday, June 14, 2018, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Words, Writers and West Seattle
WhereSouthwest Branch
Room LocationMeeting Room
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryJoin us to hear Eric Wagner discuss his new book, “Penguins in the Desert,” about the largest penguin colony in the world outside of Antarctica.
DescriptionEric Wagner is a West Seattle resident and an independent nature writer and editor. He has a Ph.D. in biology for research he did on the Magellanic penguins.

Eric Wagner joined a team for six months in coastal Patagonia studying a huge colony of hundreds of thousands of Magellanic penguins at Punta Tombo, Argentina. This colony is the largest penguin colony in the world outside of Antarctica. Wagner chronicles the season from September to March when the penguins breed and the work of the scientists studying the colony.

This program is part of the Words, Writers and West Seattle series which features writers connected to the Duwamish Peninsula. Programs are held monthly on the second Thursday evenings. Books will be available for purchase. Presented in partnership with the Southwest Historical Society.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

This program is part of the Words, Writers and West Seattle series which features writers connected to the Duwamish Peninsula. Presented in partnership with the Southwest Historical Society.

Programs are held monthly on the second Thursday evenings.
Books will be available for purchase.
Contact InfoSouthwest Branch
Contact Phone206-684-7455
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ContactNancy Slote
Room CapacitySpace is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms.
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