4culture staff picks

CityClub’s Arts & Lecture Series: A conversation with Derrick R. Cartwright, Incoming Director, Seattle Art Museum

Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 11:30am

What is his vision for SAM? What are his thoughts on SAM’s recent accomplishments, and where does the museum go from here? What is the role of the museum in the community? What is Cartwright most looking forward to as director? Bring your own questions and join us as we meet – and welcome – Derrick R. Cartwright.

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4Culture co-presents: Are you prepared? A free, emergency prep seminar

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 2–4pm

An emergency preparedness seminar for regional cultural organizations at Seattle University Campus, Pigott Auditorium. You will learn about personal and business applications of basic emergency preparedness as well as how to better prepare for potential crisis scenarios, including snowstorms, earthquakes, floods, and public health emergencies.

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4Culture Site-Specific presents: artSparks

Thursday, October 22, 2009, 5-9pm

This popular program with Seattle City Parks continues! This week, Westlake Park will present Andy Davidson’s “Hub and Spoke”.

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Historic Preservation & Historical Programs Advisory Task Force

Friday, October 23, 2009, 1pm

The next full meeting of the HPHP Advisory Task Force is this week on the 12th floor of the King County Courthouse. The purpose of the task force is to make recommendations to King County Council on how to allocate the recording fee surcharge, established by the Washington State Legislature (HB1386), to best support and promote historic preservation and historical programs. These meetings are open to the public, and all are welcome to attend.

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4Culture Site-Specific presents: Two Wheels North

Saturday, October 24, 2009, 1pm

Book-It Repertory Theatre’s production of Two Wheels North continues to tour King County. Check it this week at the North Bend Branch of the King County Library.

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