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Many Voices, One Land

Enjoy music, stories, puppet shows, and entertainment from around the world.



All programs are free.

Programs

Momotaro (Peach Boy) Puppet Show
Presented by Thistle Theatre.
Ages 3 and older
Momotaro is a boy who magically emerges from a peach and joins a dog, a monkey, and a pheasant to defeat the Oni (demons) who have been stealing from his family’s village. Bunraku-style and origami puppets combine to create an unforgettable adventure of bravery.
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Northwest Coast Ceremonial Button Blanket Workshop
Presented by Cindy Arnold of Live Paint!
Ages 3 and older
Hear the Kittitas tale, Days and Nights, and learn why Button Blankets are important to Northwest Coastal tribes. Create your own version of the blanket with collage techniques.
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I Have a Dream Workshop
Presented by Cindy Arnold of Live Paint! Ages 3 and older Learn about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous speech and explore his vision of the world with music, movement, story, and art.
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A Musical Journey around the World
Presented by The Marianna Group. Ages 3 and older Take a trip with this talented trio and explore many different countries through music. Featuring songs in Russian, Spanish, German, Hebrew, and many more languages.
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STYLE: Songwriting through Youth Literature Education
Presented by STYLE Teaching Artists. Ages 8 to 12 Using a familiar book as a starting point, work with teaching artists to create a song inspired by the characters, setting, theme, and cultural message of the story. Literature comes to life through music!
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Dot Art Workshop
Presented by Art Maranth School of Art. Ages 8 and older Learn about traditional aboriginal artwork, which consists of symbolism taken from nature and includes a wide range of media including wood carving, sculpture, making ceremonial clothing and sand painting. Create a painting using some of the symbols. Please register.
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Salmon Motifs Printmaking Art Workshop
Presented by Art Maranth School of Art. Ages 8 and older Learn about coastal Native American motifs about the salmon run, why salmon are important to the Puget Sound and use printmaking techniques to create a postcard. Please register.
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Stories of the Salish Sea
Presented by Paul “Che Oke Ten” Wagner. Travel to the ancient forests, meadows, and waters of the Salish Sea as you enjoy traditional stories and Native American flute music from an award winning musician.
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Celebrate Chinese New Year: The Year of the Goat

Images of China Puppet Show
Presented by Dragon Art Studio. Ages 3 and older Using Chinese rod puppets, this talented duo presents stories from folklore with elegance, humor, and special effects.
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Chinese Symbol Ornaments Art Workshop
Presented by Art Maranth School of Art. Ages 8 and older Create a 3D Chinese ornament using paper cutting techniques and learn about the symbols of Chinese calligraphy.
Please register.
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Last Updated: 02/11/15