June 28, 2013
The Honorary Consul of the Czech Republic in Seattle, Mr. Wayne Jehlík, in cooperation with the Center for Czech Education and Culture (CCEC), cordially invites you to the Opening Ceremony of the Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Seattle on Friday, June 28, 2013.
Enjoy an evening of Czech-inspired food and drink, with special guests including His Excellency Tomáš Chalupa, Minister of the Environment of the Czech Republic and His Excellency Petr Gandalovič, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the United States.
Join us in celebrating this exciting new development for the local Czech community and the entire state of Washington. More
August 18, 2013
BrasilFest (Brazil spelled with an “S” in Portuguese). The lively world of Brazilian arts and culture will fill Seattle Center with a sultry display of South American soul, Brazilian style. This one-day extravaganza will offer continuous music, dance, workshops and performance that represent a broad repertoire of traditional and contemporary Brazilian expressions as well as traditional folkloric performers. Experience all that this exuberant and vivid culture has to offer, from Capoeira demonstrations and workshops for all ages (Brazilian martial arts), Samba workshops, children’s activities (mask-making, painting), Brazilian instruments, arts and crafts, photo exhibits and films. BrasilFest is the first annual celebration of Brazilian culture in Washington State, drawing a significant audience.