VOLUME 28 NO. 9 | FEBRUARY 21 - 27, 2009


CALENDAR

Last updated 2-19-09 at 10:50 a.m.

WHAT:

2009 Seattle Youth Poetry Slam Series

WHEN:

Friday, Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m.

WHERE:

Rainier Valley Cultural Center
3515 S. Alaska St., Seattle

COST:

$5-12

TICKETS:

www.brownpapertickets.com

 

Saturday, Feb. 21

• Uncle Bob’s 75th Birthday Bash
Avalon Ballroom
1017 Stewart St., Seattle
8 p.m.–midnight
$50
206-624-1802, ext. 15
nko@interimicda.org

• Pork Filled Players present Spam*O*Rama
Theatre Of Jackson
409 Seventh Ave. S., Seattle
10 p.m.
$6
oink@porkfilled.com
www.brownpapertickets.com

• Family Day at Wing Luke Asian Museum
Community Hall
719 South King St., Seattle
1–3 p.m. — Vietnamese calligraphy
4–5 p.m. — “Asian Voices,” YouthCAN exhibit opening
4–6 p.m. — Seattle Ukulele Players Association performance
206-623-5124
www.wingluke.org


Tuesday, Feb. 24

• Uwajimaya’s cooking class
B293 Chinese II – Delicate Flavors with Naomi Kakiuchi
Uwajimaya
15555 N.E. 24th, Bellevue
6:30 p.m.
$65
Register online at www.nuculinary.com
425-747-9012


Saturday, Feb. 28

• Special screening of “Arusi Persian Wedding”
SIFF Cinema
321 Mercer St., Seattle
3 p.m.
Free admission
www.communitycinema.org


Through Mar. 30

• Japanese Woodblock prints by Eva Pietzcker
Cullom Gallery
313 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle
www.cullomgallery.com


Through Oct. 18

• On Display: A New Dialogue Initiative Exhibit
Wing Luke Museum
719 South King St., Seattle
www.wingluke.org


Through Sunday, May 17

• Still Present Pasts: Korean Americans and the “Forgotten War”
Community Hall at the new Wing Luke Asian Museum
719 South King St., Seattle
1–3 p.m.
Free admission
206-623-5124
www.wingluke.org


Tuesday, Mar. 3

• Living Healthy Community Workshops
6-7 p.m.
International District Community Center
719 8th Ave. S., Seattle
Free admission
Register at 206-386-1300 and 206-233-0042


Tuesday, Mar. 10

• Uwajimaya’s cooking class
B295 Sushi III – The Art of Nigiri Sushi with Hajime Sato
Uwajimaya
15555 N.E. 24th, Bellevue
6:30 p.m.
$85
Register online at www.nuculinary.com
425-747-9012


Thursday, Mar. 12

• The Root Causes of Health Disparities lecture: Just What Are the Determinants of Health?
Gilda’s Club
1400 Broadway Ave., Seattle
7-8:30 p.m.
RSVP to 206-709-1400
www.gildasclubseattle.org


April 4

• Wing Luke Asian Museum’s 2009 Dinner & Auction
Bell Harbor International Conference Center
2211 Alaskan Way in Seattle’s Pier 66
206-623-5124


Tuesday, April 7

• Uwajimaya’s cooking class
B297 Japanese II – Classic Dishes with Naomi Kakiuchi
Uwajimaya
15555 N.E. 24th, Bellevue
6:30 p.m.
$65
Register online at www.nuculinary.com
425-747-9012

 

 

Sunday, Feb. 22 - Monday, Feb. 23

• Lisa Ling Presents, “Open Heart, Open Mind”
Benaroya Hall
200 University St., Seattle
7:30 p.m.
$12–35
206-215-4747
www.seattlesymphony.org


Monday, Feb. 23

• Bastyr University is proud to present T. Colin Campbell, PhD, author of The China Study
Bastyr University Chapel
14500 Juanita Drive N.E., Kenmore
7:30-9 a.m.
$20/person
www.bastyr.edu


Wednesday, Feb. 25

• “Will the Battlefield Kill Jim Crow?” Black Freedom Struggles in the Korean War Epoch Lecture
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center
104 17th Ave. S., Seattle
7 p.m.
206-623-5124
www.wingluke.org


Thursday, Feb. 26

• Center for Career Alternatives' Annual Dinner Celebrating 29 Years of Service
Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Grand Ballroom
1400 Sixth Ave., Seattle
5 p.m.
$85
RSVP by Feb. 16 to
06-322-9080
www.ccawa.org

• Annual CCAWA Dinner to Celebrate 29 Years of Community Service
Sheraton Seattle Hotel
Grand Ballroom
1400 Sixth Ave., Seattle
5 p.m.
$85
RSVP by Feb. 16
206-322-9080
425-252-6400
www.ccawa.org


Feb. 26 & 28

• “ZEN”: Japanese Film & Lectures in Seattle
Feb. 26, 6-9 p.m.
HUB Auditorium at UW
Feb. 28, 2-6:30 p.m.
Pigott Auditorium at Seattle University
206-682-9107 (ext. 132 or 134)
yamauchi@cgjapansea.org
www.seattle.us.emb-japan.go.jp


Monday, March 2–Friday, March 27

• Identity, Costume, Cliché: Korean Photography Today
Photographic Center Northwest
900 12th Ave., Seattle
206-720-7222, ext. 11


Monday, Mar. 9

• “I am not me, the horse is not mine” by William Kentridge
University of Washington, Kane Hall
7:30 p.m.
www.brownpapertickets.com
800-838-3006


March 11-21

• “The Return of Ulysses” by Claudio Monteverdi
March 11, 13, 14, 20 and 21
The Moore Theatre
1932 Second Ave., Seattle
7:30 p.m.
www.pacificoperaworks.org


Sunday, Mar. 22

• Discussion and boo signing from Vincent H. Okamoto, author of “Wolfhound Samurai”
NVC Hall
1212 S. King St., Seattle
1-3 p.m.


Tuesday, Mar. 24

• Uwajimaya’s cooking class
B296 Japanese I – Favorites and Store Tour with Naomi Kakiuchi
Uwajimaya
15555 N.E. 24th, Bellevue
6:30 p.m.
$65
Register online at www.nuculinary.com
425-747-9012


Tuesday, April 28

• Living Healthy Community Workshops
6-7 p.m.
International District Community Center
719 8th Ave. S., Seattle
Free admission
Register at 206-386-1300 and 206-233-0042


Through May 17, 2009

• Still Present Pasts: Korean Americans and the “Forgotten War”
Community Hall at the new Wing Luke Asian Museum
719 South King St., Seattle
1-3 p.m.
Free admission
206-623-5124
www.wingluke.org


Through Aug. 16, 2009

Ho’omau Ka Huaka’i Exhibit: Native Hawai’ians in the Pacific Northwest
Wing Luke Asian Museum
719 South King St., Seattle
206-623-5124
www.wingluke.org

 

 


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