Public Forum “Argentina in Revolt”

The public is invited to hear a first-hand account of the rising economic and political crisis sweeping over Argentina. Maria Alvarez, a socialist feminist and human rights activist from Buenos Aires, will give an eyewitness account of recent events in her country. The event on Friday, June 29 will be held at 7:30pm at New […]
Jun 12, 2018

Pioneer Square World Cup 2018 LIVE Viewings!

Watch the 2018 World Cup in Pioneer Square! Bring your lunch to Occidental Square (117 S Washington St) and join the Alliance for Pioneer Square and the Downtown Seattle Association for LIVE viewings of the 2018 World Cup during the weekday. Semi-finals and final game times are TBD. Brought to you by Pioneer Square Seattle & #SummerInTheParks. Viewing […]
Jun 7, 2018

Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay

Book-It Repertory Theatre’s Arts & Education Program presents Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay at The Center Theatre (305 Harrison Street). After the performance, kids can make their own instruments with Seattle ReCreative. This story by Susan Hood is an extraordinary true tale of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay, an orchestra […]
Nov 3, 2017
Spanish Language (Photo from Flickr by Margaret Almon)

5 Spanish words I wish we had in English

Get a little teased if you mix Spanish and English into Spanglish, but expect eternal wrath if you bring vergüenza on your Mexican family!
Sep 21, 2016

King County adds Spanish and Korean ballots, boosts voter outreach

Nearly two dozen organizations are reaching out to voters in immigrant and minority communities, the latest King County initiative to increase voting access.
Aug 18, 2016
Bilingual court Judge Veronica Alicea-Galvan

For bilingual judge, there’s no translating the language of justice

Veronica Alicea Galván didn’t mean to start the only Spanish-language courtroom in Washington state. It just kind of…happened.
Jan 9, 2015