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Salmon and the Salish Sea: Stories and Sovereignty
Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Salmon and the Salish Sea: Stories and Sovereignty
WhereCentral Library
Room LocationLevel 1 - Microsoft Auditorium
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryThis panel merges storytelling with a discussion of current issues to examine the role of salmon in the lives of Coast Salish peoples.
DescriptionThe cultural significance of salmon, food sovereignty and issues in salmon recovery will be explored.

Panelists includes:
Dr. Charlotte Cote (Tseshaht/Nuu-chah-nulth First Nation), Valerie Segrest (Muckleshoot), Susan Balbas (Cherokee and Yaqui Nations) and Roger Fernandes (Lower Elwha Band S’Klallam).

Come at 6:30 p.m. to explore the exhibit, Protecting the x̌ʷəlč: Indigenous Stewardship of the Salish Sea, in the Library’s 8th Floor Gallery. Exhibit curators will be on hand to answer questions and share insights. Program starts at 7 p.m..
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
PodcastThis event will be recorded for podcast.
Contact Info*Central Library
Contact Phone206-386-4636
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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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