Our mission is to bridge communities and generations through art, culture, education and business.
Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) serves as an interactive cultural crossroads between local and international communities.
APCC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization was formed in November 1996 from the vision of a small group of citizens representing three generations of Americans from Asian and Pacific Islanders heritage. APCC represents 47 countries and cultures, offering programs and services honoring their distinct artistry, business protocols, history and social practices.
NewsMonday, September 8, 2014 6:02 PM
Local Puget Sound Sumi Artists have some of their favorite art work on display at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center Art Gallery. The public is invited to the certer to view the beautiful art work at the gallery. Free admission.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 11:17 PM
Calling all middle and high school students and their parents to come out Wednesday evening, 29 October 5:30 to 7:30 PM for the Asian Pacific Islander College Resource Night at the Asia Pacific Cultural Center. Admissions staff from the local colleges and universities will be on hand to help walk students and their parents through the admissions process. Come get your questions answered and learn what you need to be ready to take that next step towards college.
Three workshop sessions will run from 5:30 to 6:30 PM. A College Resource Fair will run from 6:30 to 7:30 PM. Refreshments will be served.
Friday, August 15, 2014 2:33 AM
On July 30th and August 2nd, 2014, Asia Pacific Cultural Center and co-sponsor Seattle Asian Art Museum in commemoration of the 35th anniversay of the Gunsan-Tacoma sister cities partnership, put on two spectacular fashion design shows showcasing fashion made from Hanji paper, an ancient high quality Korean paper that is making new inroads of practical modern use. O
Thursday, June 26, 2014 5:46 PM
4th Annual NHPI MOVE IT Program - Friday, July 4th, 8:00 am - 1:30 pm. Bring your kids, the whole family to start off your 4th of July with a fun packed morning of action activities, workshops, games, competition, singing, dance, exercise and fellowship. All FREE at no cost - including a healthy lunch bag for all participants.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 2:46 PM
What has become Washington State's largest and very popular cultural event is coming to Tacoma on July 5th. The Celebration begins at 8:30 am at the Mt. Tahoma High School Athletic Stadium. Thousands will be coming from the area's Samoan community as well as the general public to witness and participate in this fun-filled FREE Event. There will be inspirational speeches, funny stories, non-stop entertainment and food booths with delicious island style food and beverages available for purchase. There will also be island clothes and ware available at the many retail booths that will be doing business on that day.
On Friday Evening there will be evening of prayer and praise service at the Mt. Tahoma Performing Arts Center when church leaders from the various local area congregations come together to raise up their prayers, praises and thanksgiving to God. Church service begins at 6:00 pm. Come join us for what will be an inspiring evening of praise performances, song, and prayer. `