Arid Lands: Film and discussion
Thursday, October 11, 2012 Dean Hall, room 104. 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Join the Museum of Culture and Environment for a showing of the award-winning 2007 documentary film, Arid Lands, which chronicles life along the Columbia River and the way the construction of Hanford impacted the land. This event is free and open to the public.
The film will be followed by a short discussion, bringing to the fore the ways Hanford continues to influence life in the Pacific Northwest.
This event is presented as part of the Museum of Culture and Environment's programming for the exhibit, Particles on the Wall: Art, poetry, and science at the Hanford nuclear site.
The Museum of Culture & Environment is located on the CWU campus on the first floor of Dean Hall, 1200 N. D St. It is open to the public Wednesday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Parking at CWU is free after 4:30 p.m. and on weekends.
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