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Irish Festival

Seattle Center Festal presents Irish Week Festival, March 11 and 12.  Explore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of Ireland through live performances, visual arts, hands-on activities, foods, games, and a lively marketplace!

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The New Safe Sex: How Advancements in HIV Prevention Are Changing the Culture of Sex

Spark Public

Flashback: Retro Gaming in Seattle

An Evening with Teju Cole

Peggy Orenstein with Katy Sewall: Teaching Girls About Sex

David Swanson: War Is a Lie

Sarah Bakewell with Mott Greene: What the Existentialists Can Do for Us

Lesley Hazleton: The Agnostic Spirit

The unique new travel series ISLANDS WITHOUT CARS takes a rare and whimsical look at life without cars, buses or trains. On small, remote and sparsely populated isles scattered throughout Europe, most of the inhabitants travel and transport goods by donkey, bicycle and other non-motorized vehicles. It may seem like a bygone era, but for some, it is a modern reality.