SoCoCulture Classes

The Wind Carries a Thousand Colors – kite workshop

Des Moines Police Department (presented in partnership with the Des Moines Library) Date: 7/14/2017, 1-2 PM Learn the history of kites from around the world and discover the power of the wind. Build and decorate your own kite to take home with you. All materials... Read more...

Optical art workshop

Kent Library Date: 7/12/2017, 3-5 PM Optical art gives the illusion of movement by the precise use of pattern and color or uses conflicting and overlapping patterns. Use basic math skills to create optical spheres and learn about the founder of this art form, M.S.... Read more...

PowellsWood Storytelling Workshops

PowellsWood Garden Date: 7/21/2017 Pre-registration required. Friday boxed lunch $12 – must be pre-ordered by July 17. Full day workshop with Donald Davis – Personal and Family Story Intensive 9 AM – 3:30 PM – $115 Bring your own story and the... Read more...

Arts Infusion Conference for PreK-8 Educators

Arts Impact Conference dates: 6/27-28, 8 AM – 4:30 PM This arts-infused conference is about Engaging Heads and Hearts: Social Emotional Learning and the Arts. It will take place at the Blackriver Training & Conference Center at Puget Sound Educational... Read more...

Creating Engaging Exhibits workshop

White River Valley Museum Date: 6/19/2017, 1-4 PM This is a workshop for small museums, historic societies, libraries, or businesses that have public displays. White River Valley Museum Director Patricia Cosgrove will share strategies for developing exhibits with... Read more...

Summer Music Camps – MVYSO

Maple Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra Full Orchestra Camp, for grades 4 and up, will take place at Kentlake High School, 21401 SE 300th Street, Kent, from July 31 through August 4, 10 AM – 2 PM every day. The concert will take place on August 4 at 7 PM at... Read more...

Seussical the Musical – musical theatre camp

Carco Theatre Dates: 7/24-29 and 7/31-8/3/2017 with public performance on 8/3 Directed by Teddy Meyer. Camp runs 9 AM – 3 PM each day, with before and after care for additional fee.  Ages 6-15. $500 ($100 deposit and $400 due 1st day of camp. Deposit is... Read more...

“Meet the Artist” Pinhole Camera Photography

City of Auburn Dates: 7/15 and 7/22/2017, 1:30-4 PM Meet and work with the talented artist Zachary Burns as he teaches students how to make unique photographic images! This class will explore analog photography through building the simplest type of camera, a pinhole... Read more...

Drawing Without an Eraser

City of Auburn Dates: 7/6, 7/13 and 7/20/2017, 6:30-8 PM Unlock your inner artist! For the beginner, expert, and anyone looking for a new way of viewing your world or finding your creative self.  On these beautiful summer evenings, this is an opportunity to get... Read more...

Shape Up Auburn – fitness classes

Auburn Parks Department Various weekly dates Take your workout outside with this free summer six-week fitness series in Auburn Parks!  Try out a new class or join in on an old favorite. Tai Chi: Mondays, June 26-July 31, Les Gove Park, 910 9th Street SE Zumba:... Read more...

Amazing Race Summer Camp – a musical journey

Rainier Youth Choirs Dates: 8/14-27/2017, 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM  Day camp (9:30-2:30) for singers entering grades 3-9 (2017-2018 school year), staffed by Rainier Youth Choirs’ highly qualified choral directors and volunteers. Fee includes T-shirt, lunch and... Read more...

Teen environmental service camp

Shadow Lake Nature Preserve Dates: 7/18-21/2017 Get outside this summer at Shadow Lake Nature Preserve! Teens ages 13-18 will gain experience working in nature, knowledge of native plants and animals, and the opportunity to meet industry experts who can offer a window... Read more...

Ballroom dance workshop for youth

Pacific Ballroom Dance Date: Thursday, 6/15/2017, 7-8:30 PM  All youth ages 9-18 are invited to these FREE ballroom dance workshops! Youth groups and individuals ages 9-18 can come to this 90-minute workshop and learn to dance! It will be fast-paced and fun for... Read more...

Dance classes at Allegro

Allegro Performing Arts Academy Allegro Performing Arts Academy offers classes in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, musical theater, drama, tumbling, creative movement (Tiny tots), hip hop and occasional master classes from out-of-town choreographers.  Classes are for all... Read more...

Dance classes at Evergreen City Ballet

Evergreen City Ballet Year-round Evergreen City Ballet is one of the Northwest’s premiere dance institutions, and offers a wide range of classes year round to all ages and skill levels: Mommy & Me, Creative Movement, Angelina Ballerina, Level 1 through... Read more...

Burien Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

www.MoshierArtCenter.org The Moshier Community Art Center, 430 S 156th, is one of Puget Sound’s hidden gems. Located in Burien, the art center provides a fully equipped ceramics studio for students from beginner to advanced skill levels. Each session we offer... Read more...