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Feb
1
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Feb 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are postponed until further notice.  Check back for updates.

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy with the experts. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.
Meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month at NAAM.

Did you know that NAAM has 2 dedicated computers to support your genealogy research?

Feb
15
Sat
Africatown – State of the Union @ Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute
Feb 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join Africatown – Central District Seattle leadership and community voices who will share the accomplishments and challenges of 2019 and all that is planned for 2020.  There is much to celebrate!

The event is free.

Black Women Building Political Power: Voices Past and Present @ Museum of History & Industry
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Black History Month program in partnership with MOHAI.

Cost:  Included with museum admission/Free to BHS and MOHAI Members
Link to details.

 

Mar
6
Fri
Night at the Y-CANCELED-NEW DATE SOON @ Meredith Mathews/East Madison YMCA
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Meredith Mathews YMCA and Africatown invite you to honor the CD’s history.  Come fellowship, dance to the tunes of DJ Kun Luv and enjoy good food by Jemil’s Big Easy.
~Free Public Event~
Community Partners with the YMCA:
Africatown, Black Heritage Society of Washington State, Northwest African American Museum, King County 4Culture

 

Mar
7
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are postponed until further notice.  Check back for updates.

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy with the experts. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.
Meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month at NAAM.

Did you know that NAAM has 2 dedicated computers to support your genealogy research?

Apr
4
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are postponed until further notice.  Check back for updates.

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy with the experts. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.
Meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month at NAAM.

Did you know that NAAM has 2 dedicated computers to support your genealogy research?

May
2
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
May 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are postponed until further notice.  Check back for updates.

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy with the experts. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.
Meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month at NAAM.

Did you know that NAAM has 2 dedicated computers to support your genealogy research?

May
28
Thu
NAAM Book Club Virtual Discussion @ Northwest African American Museum online virtual discussion
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

NAAM Book Club

May book selection:  Sula by Toni Morrison

Virtual discussion:  Thursday, May 28, 2020

Free/rsvp to this link:  https://www.naamnw.org/book-club/sula

Jun
6
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Jun 6 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are postponed until further notice.  Check back for updates.

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy with the experts. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.
Meetings are held on the first Saturday of every month at NAAM.

Did you know that NAAM has 2 dedicated computers to support your genealogy research?

Know Your Vote_Community Dialogue @ Co-hosted by NAAM and MOHAI on Zoom.
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

In partnership, NAAM and MOHAI invite you to join them for a virtual dialogue on the topic of democracy in the United States. Moderator, Moni Tep and guest, Gennette Cordova — writer and founder of the nonprofit Lorraine House — will explore the topics of voter suppression, demographics that are included and excluded from the voting process, how to sift through information on candidates, and personal reflections on their participation/non-participation, plus the historical significance of those choices.

Register at this link: https://www.naamnw.org/events/know-your-vote-2020