Goethe Pop Up Seattle’s launch party features the presentation of the German-American Friendship Award through Honorary Consul of Germany Uli Fischer on behalf of the German Embassy in Washington, DC, honoring the courage and service of Nancy Abell as well as William Quistorf, Einar Espeland and John Adam of the Snohomish Helicopter Rescue Team for rescuing German hiker Katharina Groene after getting lost along the Pacific Crest Trail in the back-country of the North Cascades in early November. Opening Remarks are provided by Dr. Andreas Ströhl, Director of Goethe-Institut North America. Arabelle Liepold, Managing Director of the Goethe Pop Up Seattle presents upcoming program highlights and projects during the Year of German-American Friendship in Seattle. KEXP Radio Host Sharlese Metcalf plays a live DJ set of German music. The guest list includes dignitaries and VIPs from arts & culture, business, education, and politics.
Open to the Public
Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm
1424 11th Ave Suite 101, Seattle, WA 98122