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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

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

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

Public Art Calls for Artists x 2

Public Art Calls for Artists x 2

COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOW PROJECTS: MASTER PLANNING ARTIST
CREATE AN ART MASTER PLAN FOR SEATTLE’S CSO NETWORK

4Culture, in partnership with King County’s Wastewater Treatment Division, is seeking an experienced planning artist to create an Art Master Plan for the Combined ... Read more

Conductive Garboil Grant 2014: Congrats Jeppa K Hall!

Conductive Garboil Grant 2014: Congrats Jeppa K Hall!

Prolific performance artist/comedian, vocalist, musician and songwriter, Jeppa K Hall has been awarded the 2014 Conductive Garboil Grant.

Jeppa challenges the limits of creative discourse, connects community, facilitates excitement, and generally shakes things up. Her creative practice is a life ... Read more

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

365 Poems Selected for Poetry on Buses

365 Poems Selected for Poetry on Buses

A hearty congratulations to the 365 local poets whose poems were selected for the Poetry on Buses: Writing Home Collection. Each poem, a vision of home. Visit the Poetry on Buses website for the full list.

All 365 poems 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

4Culture closed for the Labor Day Holiday

4Culture closed for the Labor Day Holiday

4Culture will be closed for the Labor Day holiday, honoring America’s workers. We salute all of the workers we support with project and sustaining grants, the artists, museum staff, our partners in King County who work with us on Public ... Read more