Join us for a fundraiser hosted by Seattle Pacific University School of Education and Chi Sigma Iota - Sigma Phi Upsilon for Shanti Bhavan on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at Demaray Hall. The fundraiser will include a screening of the new Netflix documentary, Daughters of Destiny, as well as a Q&A with Shanti Bhavan’s Director of Operations, Seattle-resident Ajit George. Attendees will also have the chance to purchase copies of The Elephant Chaser’s Daughter, a memoir by…Find out more »
Join us to hear award-winning author and Harvard Kennedy School of Government Professor Arne Westad, who will offer a new perspective on a century when great power rivalry and ideological battle transformed every corner of our globe. From Soweto to Hollywood, Hanoi, and Hamburg, young men and women felt they were fighting for the future of the world. The Cold War may have begun on the perimeters of Europe, but it had its deepest reverberations in Asia, Africa, and the…Find out more »
We will gather to remember the lives of Susanna Blackwell and her unborn child, baby Kristine, Phoebe Dizon, and Veronica Laureta, as well as all those who have experienced domestic and sexual violence. This tragedy organized the API community as a group of women (known as our founding mothers) came together to form the Asian Pacific Islander Women and Family Safety Center (currently known as API Chaya). While the tragedy and loss of Susanna Blackwell, Phoebe Dizon, and Veronica Laureta…Find out more »
Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share and gain emotional support from others who are also on a unique journey of providing care to a person with memory loss. A special–interest group for Chinese speaking caregivers in King County meets the 1st Thursday of the month, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, at the Chinese Information Service Center, 611…Find out more »
The celebration of the annual festival ‘Holi,’ which is also known as the festival of colors, marks the arrival of spring and the festival encourages the spirit of oneness. The nonprofit Child Rights and You (CRY) raises funds for these annual events. These funds are used to support underprivileged children in our society by organizing this high-spirited Holi event. It will be an opportunity to be a part of the festival of our widely diverse community. As thousands of people will…Find out more »
The Seattle Classic Guitar Society is proud to present award-winning Chinese classical guitarist Xuefei Yang on Saturday, March 3, 7:30 pm at Illsley Ball Recital Hall, featuring music by Bach, Granados, Debussy, Villa Lobos, and XU Changjun Sword Dance arranged by Ms.Yang.“Feisty virtuosity, impeccable technique and sensitive musicianship” New York Times https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dLbZDPL0EgFind out more »
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