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Ebb & Flow Roller Disco

Ebb & Flow Roller Disco

Ebb & Flow Roller Disco!

Sunday, October 5th
4:00 – 6:00 pm
Wayne Tunnel, Burke-Gilman Trail (under 96th Avenue NE)
Bothell, WA

Lace up your skates, throw on your hot pants, and boogie on down! Artist Kristen Ramirez has created ... Read more

Redmond Historical Society October lecture: Carnation Farms & contented cows

Redmond Historical Society October lecture: Carnation Farms & contented cows

Redmond Historical Society Saturday Speaker Series

The History of Carnation Farms
October 11 from 10:30 am – noon
Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
16600 NE 80th St., Redmond, WA

Carnation milk and its many other products were a staple for ... Read more

Poetry and Public Life—Writing as Witness

Poetry and Public Life—Writing as Witness

Poet Carolyne Wright is offering a Workshop and Reading as part of her 2013 Individual Artist Project, at Jack Straw Productions on Saturday, October 4. We welcome Carolyne to the blog.

Poetry and Public Life — Writing as Witness

October ... Read more

Reminder: Site Specific Proposals Due

Reminder: Site Specific Proposals Due

Propose a Creative Project for Historic Site(s) Specific 

Deadline for application is October 8, 2014 at 5:00 PM

The summer is officially over and this year’s deadline to propose a collaborative project with a historic site in King County is ... Read more

Adult Maritime Skills at The Center for Wooden Boats

Adult Maritime Skills at The Center for Wooden Boats

Learn: Adult Maritime Skills at The Center for Wooden Boats

The Center for Wooden Boats on South Lake Union in Seattle employs experienced and talented boatbuilders and craftspeople to pass along their traditional skills through hands-on workshops designed for people ... Read more

Mask required!

Mask required!

Onsite Review of Masquerade Ball and Valse Cafe Orchestra

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which ... Read more

Storme Webber at Washington Hall 9/13

Storme Webber at Washington Hall 9/13

Noirish Lesbiana: A Night at the Sub Room
an interdisciplinary theater work

Writer/Performer : Storme Webber
Direction/Dramaturgical Support : Baraka de Soleil

September 13, 2014
7:30 pm
Washington Hall, Seattle
Free

Noirish Lesbiana is an interdisciplinary installation by writer and ... Read more

Town Hall Seattle installs Hearing Loop, increases accessibility

Town Hall Seattle installs Hearing Loop, increases accessibility

Hearing Loop celebrated with Katherine Bouton Interview

Monday, September 15
7:30-8:45 pm
Town Hall Seattle
1119 Eighth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101

In acknowledgement of the hearing loss community and Town Hall’s commitment to accessibility, the evening Of September 15 will ... Read more

Hot Jazz, Lindy Exchange & Washington Hall

Hot Jazz, Lindy Exchange & Washington Hall

Seattle Lindy Exchange
Saturday September 13, 9:30 pm doors, 9:45pm start
Washington Hall
153 14th Ave
Seattle, WA 98133

The Rhythm Runners have convened under auspicious circumstances to deliver prohibition era jazz to the Seattle Lindy Exchange at the historic ... Read more

Hazardous Materials workshop for Artists

Hazardous Materials workshop for Artists

Artists: learn about hazardous materials in the studio & get free safety apparel and funding to improve safety

Wednesday, September 17 from 12:00-1:00 pm
4Culture
101Prefontaine Place, Seattle 98104

Like many artists, I have developed sensitivities to materials that I ... Read more

Funding Awards Encourage Collections Care

Funding Awards Encourage Collections Care

Late this summer, 4Culture approved $83,370 to support 21 projects through Heritage Collections Care, a funding program that focuses on the care and maintenance of historic collections in King County. Now in its seventh year, this program has been developed ... Read more

From Powerless to Empowered:  Five Secrets to Taking Charge of Your Eye Health

From Powerless to Empowered: Five Secrets to Taking Charge of Your Eye Health

Ingrid Ricks
Tuesday, September 23rd at 6:00 pm
Des Moines Library
21620 11th Avenue S 206.824.606

Refusing to accept that there was no hope or cure for her degenerative eye disease and that she would soon be completely blind, author ... Read more