Honoring Our Ancestors at ChingMing

The ChingMing Festival is an annual festival celebrated in the traditional Chinese lunisolar calendar. It is a time when families gather, visit their departed and pray for their spirits. This year it will fall on Sunday, April 2nd.  Evergreen Washelli invites you to join us  at the Washelli Amphitheater for…

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Remembering “Big Jake” Bjarnason

Jakob Bjarnason emigrated from Iceland and became a policeman in 1901, dedicating his life to the people of his adopted homeland and new community. Please join us on his birthday, May 10, at 12:00 PM, as we unveil a marker in Washelli Cemetery honoring this gentle giant. For more information,…

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Evergreen Washelli’s 91st Annual Memorial Day Celebration

On Monday, May 29 , 2017, Evergreen Washelli will host our Annual Memorial Day Commemorative Service. Please join us as we honor America’s heroes and heroines, and salute the flags on our “Avenue of Colors”. At 7:00 AM, there will be a Flag Placement at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Veterans, scout groups, churches,…

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Roses for Veterans

On Saturday, May 14, the Seattle Symphony and Roses for Veterans will be donating over 1,200 roses in a tribute to Veterans.  The roses are the stage decoration from the Ten Grands Concert to be held on May 13, benefiting the Snowman Foundation. Members of the University of Washington ROTC…

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