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4/17/2015
Seattle Center Festál:  Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival defines Japanese culture, 10am-6pm, April 24 – 26, in Seattle Center Armory, Fisher Pavilion and Seattle Center Pavilion. This feast for the senses features Japanese food, Taiko drumming and artisan demonstrations that present both a modern and ancient view of this complex culture. Begun as […]
Westbound I-90 traffic detoured to express lanes for weekend work April 17-20
Beginning at 11 p.m. Friday, April 17, WSDOT and Sound Transit crews will reroute all westbound lanes of I-90 to the express lanes between Bellevue Way Southeast and Rainier Avenue South until 5 a.m. Monday, April 20.
Langston Hughes African American Film Festival
The Langston Hughes African American Film Festival celebrates its 12th year through April 19, presenting positive, provocative and penetrating independent films created by emerging and established filmmakers.
World Rhythm Festival at Seattle Center
Enjoy the World Rhythm Festival at Seattle Center on April 18-19, offering a world of musical performances, and percussion, dance and drum workshops.
Celebrate April Pool's Day
On April 18, six Seattle Parks and Recreation pools are hosting free public swims, teaching water and boating safety and with fun activities for kids.
Transportation Levy to Move Seattle
Attend an online meeting on April 20, or an informal chat at a local coffee shop on April 20 and 23, with SDOT Director Scott Kubly, to find out about the Levy and provide feedback.
Racial equity learning and action for arts organizations
The Office of Arts & Culture and the Office for Civil Rights offer arts and cultural organizations the tools they need to turn their commitments to building racial equity into actions for tangible change. Register through April 21.
Find an Earth Month celebration near you
This April, Seattle Parks and Recreation has been hosting work parties and other volunteer events in honor of Earth Month, and there are plenty of opportunities to pitch in.
Spring Clean has begun
It's time for Spring Clean, Seattle's premier community cleanup event. Seattle Public Utilities invites you and your neighbors to participate through May 31.
Seattle Preschool Program Round 1 Contracting begins
The Seattle Preschool Program (SPP) Implementation was passed unanimously by the Seattle City Council and the City's Department of Education and Early Learning is actively looking for qualified providers to join our first cohort of SPP preschools.