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Celebrate William Stafford’s 100th birthday at the Bainbridge Public Library

William Stafford’s 100th birthday celebration will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17 at the Bainbridge Public Library.

This annual community event honors William Stafford, a beloved Northwest poet and winner of the National Book Award. Bring your favorite Stafford poem and read beside Kathleen Flenniken, Poet Laureate of Washington state. Cake and drinks will be served.

The program is sponsored by the Bainbridge Library and Friends of William Stafford.

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