“Being part of the Vets Restore program last summer was fantastic. Not only was I learning a trade and working with my hands, but I was doing this with other veterans. Carpentry is a team ... Continue
Digging Deeper—Built Heritage Historic Research
In their 40th Anniversary year, Historic Seattle is proud to offer an outstanding 2014 educational program for lovers of buildings and heritage. Their Digging Deeper—Built Heritage Historic Research series invites ... Continue
Three King County veterans have successfully completed Vets Restore, a pilot program that offers training, paid internships, and career guidance for veterans in the historic building preservation trades.
Graduates were honored at a ceremony and ... Continue
The first Vets Restore program is now in full swing, as the four veterans continue to attend an intensive summer preservation course at Seattle Central Community College Wood Technology Center. The internship component of ... Continue
“Preservation carpentry is not simply a job, it’s a trade and a career,” said King County Executive Dow Constantine. “Furnished with the tools of the trade, these returning local vets will learn the craft of ... Continue
Classes begin at the Wood Technology Center
Four King County-based veterans have just secured coveted spots in the first round of Vets Restore, a new initiative that offers training, mentoring, and job placement guidance for ... Continue
Connecting Veterans with Places back Home
4Culture is delighted to announce the launch of Vets Restore, an initiative that offers training, mentoring, and job placement guidance for returning vets in preservation carpentry.
About 1000 military ... Continue
“In the end, the character of a civilization is encased in its structures.” – Frank Gehry
4Culture’s offices are in Pioneer Square, one of the most heavily visited neighborhoods in Seattle by out-of-towners. To walk ... Continue
Celebrating its 14th year, Historic Seattle’s annual Bungalow Fair is a weekend-long event that includes the exhibit and ... Continue
SHPO announces 2011 Preservation Awards On Tuesday May 3rd, the Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation announced 11 individuals and organizations have been named as recipients of the State Historic Preservation Officer’s Awards ... Continue