Public libraries and YMCAs to get Narcan to prevent opioid overdoses

Narcan, that drug meant to help prevent an opioid overdose, is becoming more readily available. Seattle police carry it. It’s available at CVS and Walgreens without a prescription. And now, it’s going to be available at thousands of public libraries and YMCAs nationwide. Every day, 115 people in the U.S. die because of opioid overdoses.Continue reading “Public libraries and YMCAs to get Narcan to prevent opioid overdoses”

LESSONS FROM WORLD WAR II: ENDURING LEGACIES OF JAPANESE AMERICAN INCARCERATION

LESSONS FROM WORLD WAR II: ENDURING LEGACIES OF JAPANESE AMERICAN INCARCERATION Sunday, October 23, 2016, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Event type Author Readings/Lectures Where Central Library Room Location Level 1 – Microsoft Auditorium Audience Adults Language English Summary A panel of scholars in Japanese American history discusses racial profiling during World War II and currentContinue reading “LESSONS FROM WORLD WAR II: ENDURING LEGACIES OF JAPANESE AMERICAN INCARCERATION”

Cured of HIV: A Community Q & A with Timothy Ray Brown & Gero Hütter Thursday, February 26, 2015

Cured of HIV: A Community Q & A with Timothy Ray Brown & Gero Hütter Thursday, February 26, 2015, 6 – 8 p.m. Event type Library Program Where Central Library Room Location Level 4 – Room 1 – Washington Mutual Foundation Meeting Room Audience Adults Language English Summary Join us for a Q & AContinue reading “Cured of HIV: A Community Q & A with Timothy Ray Brown & Gero Hütter Thursday, February 26, 2015”