VOLUME 28 NO. 14 | MARCH 28 - APRIL 3, 2009


CALENDAR

Last updated 3-26-09 at 7:14 a.m.

WHAT:

2009 Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration art submissions due

WHEN:

Wednesday, April 22 at 5 p.m.

WHERE:

Center for Career Alternatives
901 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle

MORE INFO.:

425-235-7254
Ftakamura08@gmail.com

 



Friday, March 27

• “Meet and Greet” with Q13 Fox News Lead Anchor Maria Arcega-Dunn
O’Asian
800 Fifth Ave. Ste. Plaza 1, Seattle
6–8 p.m.
Free admission. Donations accepted.
RSVP to 206-383-0720 or
fpurganan@hiplawfirm.com

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


Saturday, March 28–Sunday, March 29

• Sogetsu Mercer Island Branch’s 19th Annual Exhibition
Community Center at Mercer View
8236 Southeast 24th St., Mercer Island
Mar. 28: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Mar. 29: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Free admission
206-349-1137
www.misogetsu.org


Thursday, April 2

• Learn about health insurance in Mandarin, Cantonese, and English with a State Health Insurance and Benefits Advisors counselor
First Thursday of every month throughout the year
Seattle Public Library
2821 Beacon Ave. S., Seattle
12­–1:30 p.m.


Saturday, April 4

• Wing Luke Asian Museum’s 2009 Dinner & Auction
Bell Harbor International Conference Center
2211 Alaskan Way in Seattle’s Pier 66
$150-$500
206-623-5124, ext. 107


Monday, April 6

• Refugee & Immigrant Foster Care Information Night
Lutheran Community Services
433 Minor Ave. N., Ste. 100, Seattle
6 p.m.
206-694-5713


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


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

Saturday, March 28

• The Kent Dragon Boat Association celebrates annual Awakening the Dragon ceremony
Lake Merian Park
14800 Southeast 272nd St., Kent
10 a.m.
www.kentdragonboat.com

• Seattle premiere of “Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai”
SIFF Cinema
321 Mercer St., Seattle
Noon
Free admission
www.communitycinema.org


Through Monday, March 30

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


Saturdays & Sundays, March 28–29 & April 4–5

• Dignity Memorial’s Ching Ming Spring Festival, where families visit the graves of their deceased relatives to clean the gravesite and make offerings to the spirits of the deceased
March 28–29: Lotus Garden
350 Monroe Ave. N.E., Renton
April 4–5: Plum Blossom Garden & Azalea Indoor Mausoleum
409 Filbert Road, Lynnwood
14951 Bothell Way N.E., Seattle
10 a.m.–4.pm.


Thursday, April 2–Thursday, May 21

• Bellydancercize classes at Shoreline Community College
Shoreline Community College
16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Shoreline
7–8 p.m.
$89
206-533-6700
www.shoreline.edu/ce


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


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


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


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