Wire Watch: Weekend of October 13th

Eric Anderson, A&E Editor

Shaun King: Civil Rights Today: A lecture on racial politics, police brutality, and modern social justice. 7:00 p.m., Thursday, October 13th. Cordiner Hall.

Walla Walla Balloon Stampede: A hot air balloon festival featuring a wide variety of ballooning activities. 7:15 a.m. and beyond, Thursday-Sunday, October 13th-16th. Howard-Tietan Park.

Cyndia Sieden and Jennifer Walsh Bowman: Part of Fridays at Four Recital Series. 4:00 p.m., Friday, October 14th. Chism Hall. Free and open to the public.

Make a Difference Day: Community service event shared between Whitman College, Walla Walla University, and Walla Walla Community College. 8:30 a.m., Saturday, October 15th. Reid Ballroom.

Dress a Living Doll Spaghetti Luncheon: A spaghetti luncheon, style show and silent auction. Proceeds go to the charitable Dress a Living Doll organization. 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, October 15th. Assumption Church. Tickets $7.00.

Carol Cassella “Words at the Heart of Healthcare”: A lecture on the impact of fiction on both patients and physicians. 7:00 p.m., Saturday, October 15th. Kimball Theatre.

“Life Boat”: WEB event, in which audience members vote on faculty members to save in their life boat based on the qualities they present. 7:00-9:00 p.m., Monday, October 17th. Reid Coffeehouse.