Intercultural Understanding


In this themed, activity-based day camp led by native speaking instructors, campers will be immersed in Spanish language and culture as they participate in games, learn traditional crafts, dances and songs, sample authentic foods, and work together on preparing an […]

South Africa Virtual Tour/Soiree

Join us for an insightful and captivating virtual tour of South Africa, followed by fun quiz, light refreshments, in-depth group discussion, and more! “South Africa: a Rainbow People” provides a historical-social-political window into post apartheid South Africa. Visit Robben Island […]

Congolese Festival

Join the Congolese Integration Network and Brighter Futures for Women in the Congo to celebrate the beauty, vibrancy, and creativity of Congolese culture. Meet your neighbors from the Democratic Republic of Congo and learn about the history, art, and people […]

Support our Youth to Become Global Citizens!

Come learn how you can support the youth of Whidbey Island to develop intercultural understanding and be global citizens for positive change! We are excited to share with you the programs we have been developing for Citizen Diplomacy and Global […]


SPANISH SUMMER CAMP -Monday-Friday July 23rd-July 27th 2018 Let’s visit the Palacio de Bellas Artes as we explore our southern neighbor. Campers will be exposed to the Spanish language as they participate in sports, learn traditional games and songs, and […]

Finding Common Ground Through Celebration

Every culture around the world knows how to party and has its own special ways of doing so.  The sharing of music, dance, cuisine and libations are always at the core of any cultural celebration.  When seeking common ground throughout […]

Italian Immersion Weekend: L’italiano e la pubblicità

Enjoy a fun weekend on beautiful Whidbey Island speaking Italian! In this engaging intensive brought to you by Percorso Italiano, you will improve your conversation skills and vocabulary, and become familiar with contemporary Italian culture and way of life through discussion of […]

Pruning Workshop & Luncheon

NWLACC is honored to welcome back revered Japanese Master Gardener Masa Mizuno for a three-hour pruning workshop at a private residence on Whidbey Island. The event includes a demonstration and Q&A, followed by a tour of the gardens. A sushi […]