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REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos is FRIDAY at the Burien Community Center

REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos is FRIDAY at the Burien Community Center

REMINDER: Burien’s fantástico, annual Day of the Dead Celebration – Dia de los Muertos – will be held this FRIDAY, Nov 2, 2018, from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Burien Community Center. “Ven... [Read more]

Raul Sanchez named Poet-in-Residence for Burien Community Poetry Project

Raul Sanchez named Poet-in-Residence for Burien Community Poetry Project

Raul Sanchez – a Washington poet and translator – has been selected for Burien’s citizen-led Poet-in-Residence project. Mr. Sanchez will visit Burien in early November, attend local events, and host... [Read more]

Burien’s fantástico ‘<i>Dia de los Muertos</i>‘ Celebration will be Friday, Nov. 2

Burien’s fantástico ‘Dia de los Muertos‘ Celebration will be Friday, Nov. 2

Burien’s fantástico, annual Day of the Dead Celebration – Dia de los Muertos – will be held on Friday, Nov 2, 2018, from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Burien Community Center. “Ven a celebrar la... [Read more]

Significant new oversight measures for 4Culture proposed by King Co. Council

Significant new oversight measures for 4Culture proposed by King Co. Council

By Virginia Wright There is a very important piece of legislation before the King County Council right now which could have a profound impact on the local cultural economy: arts and heritage organizations,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration is this Friday!

REMINDER: Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration is this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s annual Día De Los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration will be held at the Community Center from 6 – 9 p.m. this FRIDAY, Nov. 3. Don’t miss this fun-filled evening to learn... [Read more]

Walk for Unity, Community & Culture will be Friday at Burien Town Square Park

Walk for Unity, Community & Culture will be Friday at Burien Town Square Park

From our friends at WABI Burien: Join members of our community for a WALK FOR UNITY, COMMUNITY AND CULTURE this Friday, Nov. 3, starting at 5:30 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park. WHEN: Friday, Nov. 3, MEET... [Read more]

Next ‘Climate & Culture’ Session will be at Highline High School Wednesday

Next ‘Climate & Culture’ Session will be at Highline High School Wednesday

The next Climate and Culture Planning Session for Highline High School will be held this Wednesday night, Aug. 23, from 6 – 8 p.m. at the school’s cafeteria. Inspired by a controversial incident... [Read more]

Around 75 attend Highline High School Climate and Culture Planning Session

Around 75 attend Highline High School Climate and Culture Planning Session

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Around 75 students, parents, and community supporters gathered in the Highline High School cafeteria Thursday night, Aug. 10, to brainstorm on plans for a positive... [Read more]

Around $20,000 in Arts & Culture grant funding now available from City of Burien

Around $20,000 in Arts & Culture grant funding now available from City of Burien

Approximately $20,000 in grant funding for Arts & Culture projects is now available to individuals, groups and organizations that provide arts and cultural enrichment to the residents of Burien. The... [Read more]

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Oct. 30

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Oct. 30

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be on Friday, Oct. 30 at the Community Center. This is a new, FREE event celebrating a wonderful hispanic celebration. WHEN: Friday,... [Read more]

City of Burien seeking applicants for Arts & Culture grants

City of Burien seeking applicants for Arts & Culture grants

Burien’s Arts & Culture funding is on an annual application cycle and is available to individuals, groups and organizations that provide arts and cultural enrichment to the residents of Burien. Applications... [Read more]

Second Burien Arts and Culture Focus Meeting set for Saturday, Nov. 16

Second Burien Arts and Culture Focus Meeting set for Saturday, Nov. 16

Burien arts and culture stakeholders are invited on Saturday, Nov. 16 to discuss the latest potential for developing a private venture that will provide a showcase for local arts, culture and heritage.... [Read more]

City of Burien offering Arts & Culture Grant funding; deadline is Aug. 16

City of Burien offering Arts & Culture Grant funding; deadline is Aug. 16

The City of Burien annually offers Arts & Culture Grant funding, and it’s now accepting applications from individuals, groups and organizations that “provide arts and cultural enrichment... [Read more]

Navos holding Health, Prevention & Culture Fair at Greenbridge Plaza Friday

Navos holding Health, Prevention & Culture Fair at Greenbridge Plaza Friday

Navos is holding a free Health, Prevention & Culture Fair on Friday, June 28 from 4 – 8 p.m. at Greenbridge Plaza, located at 8th Ave SW and 99th Ave SW in White Center (map below). A Community... [Read more]

Burien Arts and Culture Focus Meeting set for June 29

Burien Arts and Culture Focus Meeting set for June 29

Burien arts and culture stakeholders are invited to take part in developing a private venture that will provide a showcase for local arts, culture and heritage at a Burien Arts and Culture Focus Meeting... [Read more]

Cambodian New Year Street Festival will be in White Center this Saturday

Cambodian New Year Street Festival will be in White Center this Saturday

The 11th annual White Center Cambodian New Year Street Festival will be held from 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. this Saturday, April 27, on SW 98th Street between 15th and 16th Ave SW. “Come, celebrate... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Burien, Into the Future’; thoughts on the Town Square Parcels

LETTER: ‘Burien, Into the Future’; thoughts on the Town Square Parcels

Burien is a relatively young city. It has been incorporated for almost 20 years. The community, however, has been around much longer and has a rich history. All of the work that has been done to get Burien... [Read more]

Celebrate “Dia De Muertos” In White Center Nov. 1st & 2nd

Celebrate “Dia De Muertos” In White Center Nov. 1st & 2nd

Dia De Muertos, aka “Day of the Dead,” will be coming to the White Center Community Cultural Center on Nov. 1st and 2nd, and residents are encouraged to participate by building an alter, showing... [Read more]

Burien Arts & Culture Brochures Have Been Mailed Out; Got Yours Yet?

Burien Arts & Culture Brochures Have Been Mailed Out; Got Yours Yet?

The 2010-2011 Burien Arts and Culture Brochures are now available, and have been mailed out – so be sure to get one so you can plan for upcoming B-Town area arts and performance events. Inside you’ll... [Read more]