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Board and Advisory Committee Farewells

Board and Advisory Committee Farewells

Lots of people help float our boat – we are especially grateful for these folks It’s that time of year again when 4Culture recognizes and acknowledges the good work of the many volunteers who support the work we do, especially those who commit their time and expertise every month to serve in an advisory capacity,...
Celebrate Historic Seattle's 40th year with a book launch

Celebrate Historic Seattle’s 40th year with a book launch

Historic Seattle celebrates its 40th year with the publication of a history of First Hill Lawrence Kreisman and Paul Dorpat Preserving First Hill’s History December 4, 2014 Thursday 7:30 pm, doors open at 6:30 Tradition and Change on Seattle’s First Hill: Propriety, Profanity, Pills, and Preservation (Documentary Media, 2014) reveals First Hill’s origins, how and why it changed,...
New video from Vets Restore: Transition

New video from Vets Restore: Transition

Bryan Fry with the King County Veterans’ Program shares how diverse opportunities, including preservation carpentry training, help meet the employment needs of the more than 127,000 veterans who call King County home. Produced by Ethan Steinman, Daltonic Films LLC, for Vets Restore, featuring music by Anomie Bell, this is the second clip in a series...
Creating Change! Community Workshop and Summit

Creating Change! Community Workshop and Summit

A Community Summit Tuesday, November 18   2:00-5:30 pm A Community Workshop Wednesday, November 19   9:30 am – 4:00 pm Seattle Center Rainier Northwest Room 305 Harrison Street Seattle, WA 98109 We invite you to participate in two upcoming events, a community summit and a community workshop to support building equity in the arts. Join Theatre...
Still Room in Saturday's Performers Workshop!

Still Room in Saturday’s Performers Workshop!

Performing Artist Professional Development Day Saturday, November 15th 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Networking & Jam Session 5:00 – 8:00 pm Tukwila Community Center 12424 42nd Avenue South, Tukwila, WA 98169 What are you waiting for? There are still spots in the the full day of panel presentation, group discussion and one-on-one consultation as Arts...
Celebrate 90 years of the Jewish Transcript with Book-It Repertory Theatre

Celebrate 90 years of the Jewish Transcript with Book-It Repertory Theatre

Jewish Transcript News Anniversary Event This Weekend! Sunday, November 16 at 1:00 p.m. Stroum Jewish Community Center 3801 E Mercer Way, Mercer Island Reception to follow If you loved In the Land of Rain and Salmon, you’ll enjoy Letters to the Editor, a theatrical production by Book-It Repertory Theatre about the 90 years of the...
Poetry on Buses is LIVE!

Poetry on Buses is LIVE!

Launch Party at the Moore Theatre Tonight  The Poetry On Buses website goes live today with a year of weekly featured poets and a new poem every day. Watch for the buses and bus stops carrying graphics and placards of poetry along Rapid Ride routes, and sign up on the website for poetry to be delivered to...
Poetry on Buses: Mercedes Garcia & Love City Love

Poetry on Buses: Mercedes Garcia & Love City Love

For a preview of the Poetry On Buses Launch Party check out Love City Love jamming to Mercedes Garcia reading her poem Mi Casa de Cañas. Read more about the event and its stellar line up in this post. See you Monday at the Moore!
Ingrid Ricks workshop on Eye Health Nov. 12

Ingrid Ricks workshop on Eye Health Nov. 12

From Powerless to Empowered: Five Secrets to Taking Charge of Your Eye Health Presented by Ingrid Ricks Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 12:30 pm Ballard NW Senior Center, 5429-32nd Ave NW, Seattle, in the Dining Hall   Refusing to accept that there was no hope or cure for her degenerative eye disease and that she would...
A Novel Performance: Gabriela Denise Frank at the Seattle Public Library

A Novel Performance: Gabriela Denise Frank at the Seattle Public Library

Each November, thousands of writers participate in National Novel Writing November (NaNoWriMo), attempting to write 50,000 words of a new work of fiction in 30 days. Art Projects grant Recipient Gabriela Denise Frank puts a twist on NaNoWriMo by creating a public space for her November novel writing, with support from the Seattle Public Library....
Arts & Social Change hosts Artist Workshops

Arts & Social Change hosts Artist Workshops

Performing Artist Professional Development Day Saturday, November 15th 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Networking & Jam Session 5:00 – 8:00 pm Tukwila Community Center 12424 42nd Avenue South, Tukwila, WA 98169 This full day of panel presentation, group discussion and one-on-one consultation will provide information and support to performing artists of all disciplines. Open to...
Orville Johnson & Friends: Free Community Concert

Orville Johnson & Friends: Free Community Concert

The Low Income Housing Institute & Seattle Dept. of Neighborhoods present Orville Johnson & 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 CDs, and has performed live on “The Tonight Show” and “A Prairie Companion.” Guitar master Orville Johnson,...