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Poetry on Buses Launch Party - You're Invited!

Poetry on Buses Launch Party – You’re Invited!

NOVEMBER 10, 2014
6.30 PM Doors, 7.30 PM Show

THE MOORE THEATRE
1932 2nd Ave, Seattle

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Hey King County, you’re invited to the Poetry on Buses Launch Party!

It’s free and all ages. It’s a celebration of ... Read more

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A Maritime Heritage Area for King County

A Maritime Heritage Area for King County

Celebrating our ties to the sea

This week the King County Council unanimously designated the publicly accessible saltwater shoreline, the Ship Canal, and Lake Union as a “County Maritime Heritage Area.” What is a heritage area, anyway?

The concept is ... Read more

News from 4Culture
Brent Watanabe Installs 'Come Again'

Brent Watanabe Installs ‘Come Again’

Brent Watanabe Installs ‘Come Again’

Saturday, October 25th, 4:00-9:00 pm

Mini Mart City Park and Sutton Beres Culler are proud to present “Come Again”, a site-specific installation created by Artist-In-Residence Brent Watanabe. Taking inspiration from and reacting to the abandoned ... Read more

Orville Johnson & Friends: Free Community Concert

Orville Johnson & Friends: Free Community Concert

The Low Income Housing Institute & Seattle Dept. of Neighborhoods present Orville Jackson & Friends in a free concert

Orville Johnson is one of the great folk and blues musicians of the Pacific Northwest. He has appeared on over 400 ... Read more

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Saturday, November 8 from 10:30 am – noon
Redmond Historical Society Speaker Series
Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
Redmond, WA

We have seen the name ‘Leschi’ everywhere, yet all but a ... Read more

Sustained Support Applications Due!

Sustained Support Applications Due!

Deadline: Wednesday, October 15 by 5:00 pm

Sustained Support is offered across all funding programs every two years and the deadline is fast approaching. Has your organization submitted its application yet? We are waiting for it. It’s best not to ... Read more

Tory Franklin at 826 Seattle October 10

Tory Franklin at 826 Seattle October 10

Artist Talk for Four Seasons window installation

Friday, October 10th 7:00-8:00 pm
826 Seattle
8414 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103

Four Seasons is a window installation by Tory Franklin at 826 Seattle, that changes scenes every other week throughout ... Read more

Free Workshop October 18: The Basics of Historical Research

Free Workshop October 18: The Basics of Historical Research

Saturday, October 18
9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Washington State Archives, Puget Sound Branch
Bellevue

You want to do historical research, but you’re not a trained historian. Where do you start? What types of research sources should you be using? ... Read more

You Art Invited: Artists Up Mixes It Up

You Art Invited: Artists Up Mixes It Up

Artists Up
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 – 6:00-8:00 pm
Gallery4Culture, 101 Prefontaine PL S, Seattle

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Bus/Train: King County Metro and Sound Transit Light Link Rail
Light refreshments will be served

ARTISTS UP will host a social mixer celebrating ... Read more

Dia de Muertos with Duo Finelli

Dia de Muertos with Duo Finelli

Celebrate the folklore of Dia de Muertos with the ladies of Duo Finelli in “Las Calacas, a Dia de Muertos Clown Show”

Classic themes of the holiday are brought to life in Spanish and English

Duo Finelli is on the ... Read more

Learn about Community Broadband October 8

Learn about Community Broadband October 8

A workshop and an evening forum take place on October 8

We welcome Sabrina Roach to the blog to talk about two learning and discussion opportunities about broadband access. Hollow Earth Radio and SouthEast Effective Development’s SEEDArts have recently been ... Read more

Poetry on Buses Launch Party - You're Invited!

Poetry on Buses Launch Party – You’re Invited!

NOVEMBER 10, 2014
6.30 PM Doors, 7.30 PM Show

THE MOORE THEATRE
1932 2nd Ave, Seattle

RSVP on Facebook

Hey King County, you’re invited to the Poetry on Buses Launch Party!

It’s free and all ages. It’s a celebration of ... Read more

A Maritime Heritage Area for King County

A Maritime Heritage Area for King County

Celebrating our ties to the sea

This week the King County Council unanimously designated the publicly accessible saltwater shoreline, the Ship Canal, and Lake Union as a “County Maritime Heritage Area.” What is a heritage area, anyway?

The concept is ... Read more

Tied By Lightning: Telegraph Sesquicentennial

Tied By Lightning: Telegraph Sesquicentennial

The Telegraph Sesquicentennial and Military Road
Tied By Lightning: Exhibitions and Demonstrations
South King County locations & King County Courthouse

The celebration of the Sesquicentennial (150 years) of the introduction of the telegraph to the State of Washington is taking ... Read more