2019 Apprenticeship Program

The Washington State Heritage Arts Apprenticeship Program is now accepting applications for its 2019-2020 program year! Want to learn more? Download the 2019 HAAP Guidelines here or  Click here to apply Important dates: Application Open Online: January 14, 2019 Application Closed: April 12, 2019 Participants Announced: June 2019 For apprenticeships taking place July 1, 2019 through…

Culture Bearers of the Yakima Valley

In 2018, as part of the Yakima Valley Cultural Traditions Survey (and the Center’s ongoing CTS program) we reached out to and learned from many diverse residents of the Yakima Valley. Center staff and researchers were fortunate to interview and get to know 17 individuals representing no fewer than 10 different cultural traditions or communities–from Yakama…