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Celebrate Voting Rights & Dr. King in 2015

Celebrate Voting Rights & Dr. King in 2015

Please save the date to join us to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and to recognize our individual and collective responsibility to continue his important work.

January 15, 2015

Noon

Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine ... Read more

Mentor Artists Join Creative Justice

Mentor Artists Join Creative Justice

Creative Justice is a new arts-based alternative to incarceration for young people in King County. Launching in February of 2015, the pilot year of programming will engage 48 youth and families involved with the juvenile court.

Through collaboration with mentor ... Read more

StEPs Ahead

StEPs Ahead

Building a community of practice, practicing community

Last March 4Culture launched a new capacity building program for King County historical organizations called StEPs 4Culture. The two-year program consists of interactive Convenings and Roundtables to help organizations maintain healthy operations and ... 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

BlackPast.org Preserving King County’s African American History

BlackPast.org Preserving King County’s African American History

News from a Heritage Projects Recipient

BlackPast.org, a national nonprofit organization based in Seattle, was awarded funding through 4Culture’s Heritage Projects Program in 2013 to develop a new section on their website that focuses on African American Heritage in King ... Read more

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Saturday, November 8 from 10:30 am – noon
Redmond Historical Society Speaker Series
Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
Redmond, WA

We have seen the name ‘Leschi’ everywhere, yet all but a ... 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

Learn about Community Broadband October 8

Learn about Community Broadband October 8

A workshop and an evening forum take place on October 8

We welcome Sabrina Roach to the blog to talk about two learning and discussion opportunities about broadband access. Hollow Earth Radio and SouthEast Effective Development’s SEEDArts have recently been ... Read more

Meet the Vets Restore Recruits

Meet the Vets Restore Recruits

4Culture is pleased to welcome five participants to the second session of VETS RESTORE, a program connecting veterans to the historic preservation trades. This year we enrolled two women and three men from diverse military and construction backgrounds – ALL ... Read more

Adult Maritime Skills at The Center for Wooden Boats

Adult Maritime Skills at The Center for Wooden Boats

Learn: Adult Maritime Skills at The Center for Wooden Boats

The Center for Wooden Boats on South Lake Union in Seattle employs experienced and talented boatbuilders and craftspeople to pass along their traditional skills through hands-on workshops designed for people ... Read more

Collaborations for Cause Conference

Collaborations for Cause Conference

Collaborations for Cause
September 25-27
Impact Hub
220 Second Avenue, Seattle

An innovative and influential community of photographers, change-makers and communications professionals will converge this September for three days of inspiration and discussion on the collaborative future of storytelling.

Blue ... Read more

2014 Vets Restore Begins in September!

2014 Vets Restore Begins in September!

Announcing the 2014 VR Program, New Students & Industry Affiliates

4Culture is happy to announce that Vets Restore 2014 will begin mid-September. Welcome to a great new group of trainees. Our cadre of recruits includes both men and women, Army ... Read more