SoCoCulture Classes

Amate Paper Painted Birds Art Workshop

Federal Way Library Date: 1/29/2020, 11 AM – 12:30 PM Amate Bark paintings are made by artists of the Otomi communities in Mexico. Use special paper and paint to create a simple bird with flowers in this folk tradition. Presented by Amaranta Sandys, ArtMaranth... Read more...

African Dance Workshop

Federal Way Library Date: 2/22/2020, 2:30-4 PM Join the Gansango African Music and Dance Company, a group of talented musicians and dancers, and learn contemporary and traditional West African dances. Family program, all ages welcome. This program is free. The Federal... Read more...

Empowering Refugee Students – How We Can Help

World Affairs Global Classroom Date: 1/23/2020, 4-7 PM Join World Affairs Council’s Global Classroom hosted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center for an engaging educator workshop exploring refugee issues. Isra Chaker, one of the ten young leaders... Read more...

Writing an Artist Statement

Artist Trust Date: 1/29/2019, 6-8 PM Artist statements are hard to write, but they’re an important tool for artists working in any discipline. In this workshop, led by Artist Trust program manager Lydia Boss, you’ll learn the basics of writing successful artist... Read more...

Drop-In Figure Drawing

Burien Arts Association at Moshier Community Art Center Dates: Thursdays, 1/16-3/26/2020, 12:45-3:45 PM Mandatory set-up between 12:30-12:45 PM at Moshier Community Art Center, 430 S 156th Street, Burien. $15 model fee to be paid each session. For more information,... Read more...

Art in Nature – Block Printing Workshop

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve Date: 2/1/2020, 1-3 PM Join us at this one of a kind, nature themed Block Printing Workshop. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to create a design on paper, transfer your image on to a soft carving block (not the linoleum or wood block that... Read more...

Fused Glass Jewelry

Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation Date: 1/29/2020, 6:30-8:30 PM Take this fun class and create a unique gift for that special person in your life! During this class you will learn the basics of glass fusion, and create your own art pieces. Upon completion of this... Read more...

The Zanies – a Panto-style Acting Class for Kids

Centerstage Theatre Dates: 1/28 – 2/20/2020 This winter education program from Centerstage is open to youngsters in the 4th-8th grades. This class will introduce students to the basics of an outside-in approach to acting with a focus on comedy, drawing from the... Read more...

ESL Classes

King County Library System Learn English grammar, reading, writing, and conversation skills with an experienced instructor. These classes are free. Auburn Library, 1102 Auburn Way S, Auburn Mondays and Wednesdays, now through 12/11/2019, 6-8:30 PM Covington Library,... Read more...

Second Saturday Art for Adults

Federal Way Library Dates: Second Saturday of every month, 2-3:30 PM Adults — discover your creativity and explore a different type of art or craft each month! See details in the calendar at www.kcls.org. No skills necessary; all classes are introductory level... Read more...

DanceAble special needs dance classes for youth

Allegro Performing Arts Academy Dates: 10-week session on Wednesdays at 4:30 Allegro Performing Arts Academy’s new DanceAble integrative dance class is for any child ages 8+ with individual learning differences and other special needs. DanceAble uses specially... Read more...

Talk Time

Practice speaking English, learn about American culture and make friends. Free, join any time. Saturdays from 10-11:30 AM at the Auburn Library, 1102 Auburn Way S, Auburn. This program is available at other King County libraries as well – visit... 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...

Plateau Area Writers Association

Plateau Area Writers Association Speakers’ series, workshops, critique groups, and Enumclaw Plateau History Project. Find more information at https://www.plateauareawriterassociation.org/ Read more...

Burien Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

Moshier Community Art Center The Moshier Community Art Center, 430 S 156th Street, 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... Read more...