Your Communities. Your Traditions. Your Folklife.
Northwest Folklife aims to strengthen our communities through arts and culture. This calendar brings together our greater community’s events and gatherings. Here, you will find events ranging from cultural celebrations to music and dance performances and traditional gatherings.
Together, we can continue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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A Night of Storytelling with Johnny Moses
April 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Join us for a night of Duwamish Teachings with Northwest Native Storyteller Johnny Moses. All are invited to share in a deeper understanding of the language and culture of the First People of Seattle, Chief Seattle’s Duwamish Tribe, through traditional local songs and stories.
Johnny Moses was a recipient of the 2012 Washington Governor’s Heritage Award. Johnny Moses is a Tulalip Native American raised in the remote Nuu-chah-nulth village of Ohiat on the west coast of Vancouver Island, B.C., Canada. He was raised in the traditional ways by his grandparents, and sent by his elders to share their teachings with all people. Johnny Moses was a recipient of the 2012 WA Governor’s Heritage Award and is a master storyteller, oral historian, traditional healer and respected spiritual leader.
Sponsored by 4Culture and Duwamish Tribal Services
Free admission and parking. All ages are welcome.