– “Summer lecture series begins July 6 at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually refuge”
* Medicine Creek Treaty topic of the first talk
* Topics include climate change, nature, history
* Wednesday evening events run through August
“Cynthia Iyall, a Nisqually Indian Tribe member and a descendent of Chief Leschi, will kick off the 2016 Summer Lecture Series on Wednesday at Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge.”
“The free lectures are held every Wednesday evening during July and August. They will begin at 7 p.m. in the Norm Dicks Visitor Center auditorium. Lasting about an hour, the lectures are followed by a question-and-answer period.
Attendance is limited to 100 and seating will open at 6 p.m. The refuge’s entrance fee is waived for those attending the lectures. On lecture nights, the visitor center will be open until 7 p.m. and again after the lecture,” quoting The Olympian.