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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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... 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 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 ... 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