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Words, Writers & West Seattle with Betsy Bell
Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Words, Writers & West Seattle with Betsy Bell
WhereSouthwest Branch
Room LocationMeeting Room
AudienceAdults
LanguageEnglish
SummaryJoin us to hear Betsy Bell read from her chronicle, "Open Borders:  A Personal Story of Love, Loss and Anti-War Activism."
DescriptionBetsy Bell chronicles her personal journey during the 1980s as an anti-war activist and the activities of Target Seattle.   In 1983, she travels to Tashkent, Seattle's Sister City in Uzbekistan and discovers the power of people-to-people connections across political boundaries.  She explores how ordinary citizens can be transformed into agents of peace.



This program is part of the Words, Writers & West Seattle series which features writers connected to the Duwamish Peninsula.  Programs are held monthly on the second Thursday evenings.

Presented in partnership with the Southwest Seattle Historical Society.
NotesLibrary events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
Contact Phone206-684-7455
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Contact InfoSouthwest Branch
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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