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  through Culture
Stipends for WaMA Conference in Port Townsend

Stipends for WaMA Conference in Port Townsend

Washington Museum Association Conference convenes  June 18-20

Again this year, 4Culture is offering stipends of $250 each to King County heritage museum staff, volunteers, and board members attending the Washington Museum Association Conference in Port ... Continue

Museums added to Map 4Culture

Museums added to Map 4Culture

We’ve recently updated Map 4Culture, our interactive online and mobile map, with museums. Like the organizations participating in Destination Heritage, and integrated Public Art projects in King County’s collection, all the museums included on the ... Continue

AKCHO  Awards April 22nd

AKCHO Awards April 22nd

The Association of King County Historical Organizations, AKCHO, is trying something different this year – instead of running the AKCHO Annual Awards Program like the Academy Awards, where nobody but Price Waterhouse knows ahead ... Continue

Landmark Capital Application Workshops

Landmark Capital Application Workshops

Applications due May 14

Grant applications are now available for funding to help repair, restore or rehabilitate your historic property through our annual Landmarks Capital program. Workshops are being offered to private property owners, public ... Continue

Equipment Deadline Reminder

Equipment Deadline Reminder

2014 Cultural Equipment Applications due April 30th

Attention all King County cultural organizations! If you are looking for funding to purchase equipment, 4Culture’s new Cultural Equipment program deadline is only a month away.

What is ... Continue

News from 4Culture
Launching StEPs 4Culture

Launching StEPs 4Culture

We recently launched StEPS 4Culture, a two-year program for King County heritage and history organizations that builds on a national model.  StEPs (Standard and Excellence Program) was created by the American Association for State and ... Continue

Happy National Poetry Month!

Happy National Poetry Month!

Inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996, National Poetry Month is a celebration of poetry and its vital place in American culture. Take a moment this month (and every month!) to focus on ... Continue

Amalgam: New Photo and Video Works by Dave Kennedy in Gallery4Culture

Amalgam: New Photo and Video Works by Dave Kennedy in Gallery4Culture

Dave Kennedy April 3 – 24, 2014 Opening: 1st Thursday, April 3, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

4Culture is proud to present Amalgam, a solo exhibition of new work by Seattle-based multimedia artist Dave Kennedy. Amalgam ... Continue

Sammamish Slough Racers to speak at Redmond Historical Society on April 12

Sammamish Slough Racers to speak at Redmond Historical Society on April 12

Driver Steve Greaves leads panel on Sammamish Slough Race

Redmond Historical Society Speaker Series: The Sammamish Slough Race 1933-1976

Saturday, April 12th 10:30am – noon Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center 16600 NE 80th St., Redmond, ... Continue

Aaron Grad Performs The Lost Voice

Aaron Grad Performs The Lost Voice

The Lost Voice

Sunday, April 6, 2pm Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute 104 17th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144 Pay what you wish – no tickets required

Seattle composer Aaron Grad received a 4Culture Art ... Continue

Saturday Concert to support the renovation of Washington Hall

Saturday Concert to support the renovation of Washington Hall

We are excited about Saturday’s concert to benefit the restoration of Washington Hall, the grand old lady of performance in Seattle. Get all the details on the Washington Hall site and come out to hear ... Continue

826 Seattle is all about young writers

826 Seattle is all about young writers

826 Seattle is one of the many organizations in King County that support young people with programs focusing on learning and experience. We are proud to help fund 826 Seattle through our Sustained Support program. ... Continue

Sammamish River racing returns to Kenmore April 5

Sammamish River racing returns to Kenmore April 5

Hydroplane Cup: The Return of the Sammamish Slough Races

April 5, 2014

Opening Ceremony 10:00 am

Race begins 11:00 am

Awards Ceremony 5:00 pm

City of Kenmore Log Boom Park & Kenmore Boat Launch

As ... Continue

Keepsake: Christy Fisher & Cancer Lifeline

Keepsake: Christy Fisher & Cancer Lifeline

Christy Fisher received a 4Cutlure’s Art Projects grant for Keepsake, which is now installed for the second time, a reflection of a series of workshops that artists Christy Fisher and Kristen Tollefson conducted with Cancer ... Continue

Landmark Capital Application Workshops

Landmark Capital Application Workshops

Applications due May 14

Grant applications are now available for funding to help repair, restore or rehabilitate your historic property through our annual Landmarks Capital program. Workshops are being offered to private property owners, public ... Continue

Summer Youth Heritage Program

Summer Youth Heritage Program

Seeking To Connect Students From All Over the State

The Washington Trust for Historic Preservation has released the application for their third annual Discover Washington: Youth Heritage Project (YHP). This year’s project will take place ... Continue

Equipment Deadline Reminder

Equipment Deadline Reminder

2014 Cultural Equipment Applications due April 30th

Attention all King County cultural organizations! If you are looking for funding to purchase equipment, 4Culture’s new Cultural Equipment program deadline is only a month away.

What is ... Continue