Join us this June for a nerdy breakdown of two timely and important topics! Shannon Horst will discuss the theories and practical strategies behind facilitating difficult conversations, and Amy Joy Yanicak will discuss the science and history behind the opiate epidemic in the United States.
Shannon Horst: “Communication and Contention: Understanding How to Have Difficult Conversations”
Amy Joy Yanicak: “Poppies to Popping Pills: The long road that led us to the opiate epidemic and where we go from here”
Tuesday, June 19
Doors @ 6:30 / talks @ 7:30
$5-$10 / 21+ / No one turned away for lack of funds
BYO food or order Red Star Taco Bar through the bar
This is an entirely volunteer-run event. All proceeds go towards the #NerdNiteSeattleFund (second application cycle launching soon!).
Nerd Nite Seattle is committed to being a safer and accessible space for people of color, women, LGBTQ people, and people with disabilities. All proceeds benefit the Nerd Nite Seattle Fund.
Accessibility: There are no stairs to the venue’s entryways or bathrooms. Tables are at standing level, but there is open seating at the front of the stage. Please refrain from wearing scented products in consideration of attendees with allergies and sensitivities. Please message us if you have further questions, suggestions or concerns.