Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

VOICES IN THE CORRIDOR

A public art project, produced by VALA Eastside and funded by the City of Redmond.

Voices in the Corridor HouseVoices in the Corridor is a visual art installation and spoken word performance taking place in Redmond’s Cultural Corridor between June and September 2014. The project seeks to question the idea of what a "cultural corridor" means to the Redmond community, and initiates conversations about the perceived and future cultural landscape of the City of Redmond.

Launch Event

Friday June 27th, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
VALA Studios 16409 NE 74th St, Redmond Town Center (next to Z Gallerie

Come and add your voice to the project, meet the artists involved, see and  hear the artwork already created, and enjoy a glass of wine with friends.

Artists Jessica Lambert, Jacqueline Calladine, Anna Macrae, Flora Ramirez Bustamante along with writers Jeannine Gailey Hall & Kelly Davio will be answering all your questions as well as maybe asking a few!

This is a free event and everyone is welcome!
More information at www.valaeastside.org. VALA Logo


Summer Poetry Walks 2014

SUMMER POETRY WALKS

Find poetic inspiration in natural and urban settings with walks and writing sessions in various Redmond city parks and trails. There will be option time to share and discuss your own poetry from the walks.

DETAILS
6:30pm, Second Wednesdays May to August*
Free

FEATURED PARKS & TRAILS
May 14: Farrel-McWhirter Farm Park
June 11: Redmond Central Connector, meet at the SIGNALS piece near the intersection of 161st Ave NE and Bear Creek Parkway
July 9: Redmond Watershed Preserve
August 13: Sammamish River Trail, meet at City Hall

*Look for the poetry tent!


Poets in the Park

POETS IN THE PARK Poetry Festival

Celebrate poetry in the park during this day-long poetry festival featuring nationally recognized poets. Enjoy poetry readings, activities and vendors at our Cafe and Picnic Stages, poetry bookfair, workshops, and more. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the lawn or in our cafe area. Espresso and ice cream sales will be provided by local vendors.

DETAILS
Saturday, July 19, 2014
11am to 5pm

Anderson Park
Free to the public

Location/Parking

Anderson Park is located at 7802 168th Ave NE, Redmond, WA. You'll find plenty of free street parking (come early to park closer to the event).

Find more information about the event, including lineup and book fair details, please visit our Poet Laureate page.

 

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Info: 425.556.2316

Join us for monthly summer poetry walks! See the Poet Laureate page for more details.
Summer Poetry Walks 2014
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