Outreach

Festivals we attend to teach the game of Go:

Sakura Con

March 25-27, 2016

Washington State  Convention and Trade Center

Cherry Blossom Festival

April 22-24, 2016

Seattle Center: Armory (Former Center House)

U-District Street Fair

May 21 & 22, 2016  10:00 – 7:00 Saturday; 10:00 – 6:00 Sunday

Bon Odori

July 17 & 18, 2016

Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Temple

Bunka No Hi

Nov. 8, 2015

Japanese Community and Cultural Center of Washington (JCCCW)

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Projects done with University of Washington Classes

University of Washington Master of Library and Information Science Program

“Go Players:  The Information World of Serious Hobbyists”  Presentation to the Information Behavior Class, March 2015

University of Washington Master of Public Health Program

Practice field studies: community and networks at the Seattle Go Center, February 2012

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Visits to Schools, Libraries, and Events

(in reverse chronological order)

DigiPen Institute of Technology, Redmond, WA

Oct. 24, 2015  Open House.  Helped the Digipen Go Club do outreach.

Outreach at Living Well Health Fair, Seattle

July 25, 2015

Japanese Language School summer camp (JCCCW)

One visit – July 2015

Shoreline Arts Festival

June 28, 2015  Taught Go (baduk) in the Korean Cultural Room

Lake and Park School, Seattle

June 23 & 25, 2015 – Taught class at summer school

Meridian Park Elementary School, Shoreline

May 14 & 15, 2015 – visit to chess club

John Stanford International School, Seattle

Feb. 27, 2015 – Japan Night.  (We have a Go Club at this school.)

Meridian Park Elementary School, Shoreline

January 29, 2015 – visit to chess club

Mukilteo Elementary School, Mukilteo

January 28, 2015 – one 4th grade class

Japanese Language School summer camp (JCCCW)

One visit – July 2014

Hing Hay Park, International District, Seattle

July 7 & 14, 2014.  Outdoor summer evening outreach at event organized by the Seattle Chamber Music Society

Bel Red Bilingual Academy Summer School

June 30 – July 3, 2014.  Morning classes for 25 campers

Shoreline Arts Festival

June 27 & 28, 2014.  Slide presentation and instruction in the Korean Cultural Room. Done in cooperation with the Korean American Historical Society.

South Sound Community College

June 21, 2014.  Visit to Go Center by College Tomodachi Club

Snohomish Senior Center

May, 2014  Donation of baduk equipment for seniors who already play

Mukilteo Elementary School

April 1, 2014 – one 4th grade class

Brighton School – Visit to Go Center

Jan. 10, 2014 – two middle school classes

Pacific Lutheran University

September 21, 2013

Japanese Language School summer camp

July 25 and Aug. 1, 2013

Newport Way Library – Bellevue

July 27, 2013 – teen group

Seattle Aikikai

Kid’s Summer Camp

July 9 – 12, 2013

McDonald International School

International Night

May 19, 2012

John Stanford International School

Japan Night

Feb. 10, 2012

South Shore School, Seattle

Strategy games afterschool program with Kid’s Co.

Jan. 30 & 31 2012

Bothel Library

Jan. 26, 2012 – teen group

Feminist Karate Union

Aug 9 & 11 2011 –  15 children

Kid’s Co. at South Shore (Rainier Beach) Summer Camp

Strategy Games Week – one visit  Aug. 4 2011 – 20 campers

Bel – Red Bilingual School Summer Camp

July 5 – 8, 2011 – mornings

most students will enter kindergarten or 1st grade in the fall

Home Schoolers meeting at Seattle Center House

March 15  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

March 29 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Cancelled: Bainbridge High School

Japanese Immersion Class

March 5, 2011  1.5 hours

(They are also interested in forming a Go club)

Home Schoolers meeting at Seattle Center

Feb. 22, 2011 2 hours

Brighton School – Lynnwood

Jan. 27, 2011    2 hour visit at school

Jan. 14, 2011  2 hour visit to Go Center

John Stanford International School – Seattle

Jan 21, 2011  Japan Night 2 hours

Issaquah Library Manga Club – Issaquah

Nov. 15, 2010  1.5 hours

Ben Rush School – Redmond

Nov. 15 – 19, 2010

1.5 hour session with 5 classes in Quest program

YMCA – Auburn Valley Branch

“Game On” camp

July 20, 2010   2 hours at the Go Center

Bel – Red Bilingual School Summer Camp

June 28 – July 2,  2010

half day sessions with young students