FAMILY PROGRAMS


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2021 Saturday Virtual Family Events

Family Workshops have been temporarily cancelled. We anticipate resuming the program again in October. If you are interested in building activities you can do with your child please check out our Design at your Desk activities.

Designed with younger children in mind (ages 5-10 with chaperone), our family workshops encourage children and their caregivers to explore architecture through hands on activities each month. Workshops start off with an exploration of exciting examples of architecture from around the world and activities that highlight the design process. Then, the kids are off – designing and building their own structures in a whirlwind two hour workshop that culminates in a group presentation.

Please sign up for the SAF newsletter for news about events for the family.

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Center for Architecture and Design
1010 Western Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.667.9184

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We are offering private, small-group tours for groups of 5 or less. Tour guides will wear masks and use personal audio systems. Make a tour request and book your private tour today!

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Help spread the word! @4Culture has funds available for culture workers.
Grants of up to $2,000 available for: housing, utilities, groceries, and childcare for contributors to cultural and creative ... See more

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Help spread the word! @4Culture has funds available for culture workers.
Grants of up to $2,000 available for: housing, utilities, groceries, and childcare for contributors to cultural and creative ... See more

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In our November Family Program kids will get to design and build their most perfect (home) classroom.

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Learn more and register: http://bit.ly/NovFamilyProgram

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Do you know someone between the ages of 10-15 who is an architect in the making, a doodling designer, or planning to be a planner? Sign them up for SAF and Coyote Central fall weekend programs! ... See more

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Iterations celebrates the germination of a design and how it’s nurtured over time through the exploration of writing, drawing, model and material studies. Exhibition runs until December 12th, ... See more

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The Structural Engineers Foundation of WA's Annual Fall Forum is on November 12, 2020.

This free forum will explore the history of WA bridges with Maureen Elenga, a local historian, and John ... See more

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Peak Tweak is on display until December 12th as part of the Iterations exhibit!
Learn more: http://bit.ly/GalleryVisitTickets
Exhibitor: @wcstudiojohn
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With a series of white gabled facades poking up from above a vegetation-wrapped base, the visually arresting building is meant to be reminiscent of a small, remote village perched on a lush ... See more

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Join architectural historian and author, Maureen Elenga for a virtual tour of Seattle’s oldest neighborhood and explore how Seattle architects applied the familiar to emerging architectural trends ... See more

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