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

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom. Interested? Contact BHS for the meeting link. blackheritagesocietywa@gmail.com

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 will return to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle as soon as gathering is permitted.

Did you know that NAAM has two dedicated computers to support your genealogy research? Access is free.

Feb
17
Wed
Cayton-Revels House Landmark Nomination Consideration @ Landmarks Preservation Board
Feb 17 @ 3:30 pm

CAYTON-REVELS HOUSE  – LANDMARK NOMINATION CONSIDERATION

For the preservation of the home owned early 20th Century on Seattle’s Capitol Hill by Horace Cayton and Susie Revels Cayton, owners and publishers of The Seattle Republican newspaper.

  • SAVE THE DATE! Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. (PST)
  • Want to write a letter of public support?? It’s so easy!!! Please email letters directly to erin.doherty@seattle.gov as soon as possible to give the Board enough time to read. Anyone can provide a letter of support to articulate why they feel it’s important to landmark the Cayton-Revels House. Your letters will be archived for generations to come.
  • Be part of documented history and sign up to provide 2 minutes of public spoken support at the meeting itself! Online registration to speak at the meeting will begin at 1:30 p.m. the day of the meeting and registration will end at the start of the Board meeting.
Feb
24
Wed
BHS Black History Month-When History Is Your Story @ MOHAI virtual event
Feb 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

BHS co-presented with MOHAI
Black History Month virtual program
Wednesday, February 24, 2021   6:30pm

 

 

 

 

When History Is Your Story
How does history shape who you are? Hear from community members inspired by moments from local Black history that impact their present lives. When History Is Your Story features places, people, and legacies shared by Eddie Rye (Empire Way to MLK,Jr. Way), Ryan Donaldson (genealogy research and Roslyn,WA mining family), and Chardonnay Beaver (generational bond and media family dedicated to community).
Virtual Program ~ Free Registration HERE
   *$5 suggested donation

 

Feb
25
Thu
BHS with Historic Seattle – History Collective: Central District @ Historic Seattle
Feb 25 @ 5:30 pm

HISTORY COLLECTIVE:  CENTRAL DISTRICT
BHS will join a panel of community stakeholder organizations for this event.

History Collective curates conversations and storytelling about the preservation and history of Seattle neighborhoods from community members, artists, historians, business owners, and residents.

Historic Seattle is pleased to present the next History Collective, in partnership with HistoryLink, on Thursday, February 25, 2021. The conversation will accompany HistoryLink’s Walking Tour of Seattle’s Central District neighborhood.

Prior to this virtual event, we encourage you to take the self-guided walking tour – then join us on February 25th for a follow-up conversation on lessons from the past that are informing the future of Seattle’s Black Community in the Central District and beyond. The full lineup of speakers to be announced!

Cost: Free!   Register Here

 

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

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom. Interested? Contact BHS for the meeting link. blackheritagesocietywa@gmail.com

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 will return to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle as soon as gathering is permitted.

Did you know that NAAM has two dedicated computers to support your genealogy research? Access is free.

Apr
3
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom. Interested? Contact BHS for the meeting link. blackheritagesocietywa@gmail.com

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 will return to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle as soon as gathering is permitted.

Did you know that NAAM has two dedicated computers to support your genealogy research? Access is free.

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

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom. Interested? Contact BHS for the meeting link. blackheritagesocietywa@gmail.com

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 will return to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle as soon as gathering is permitted.

Did you know that NAAM has two dedicated computers to support your genealogy research? Access is free.

Jun
5
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Jun 5 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom. Interested? Contact BHS for the meeting link. blackheritagesocietywa@gmail.com

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 will return to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle as soon as gathering is permitted.

Did you know that NAAM has two dedicated computers to support your genealogy research? Access is free.

Jul
3
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Jul 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom. Interested? Contact BHS for the meeting link. blackheritagesocietywa@gmail.com

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 will return to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle as soon as gathering is permitted.

Did you know that NAAM has two dedicated computers to support your genealogy research? Access is free.

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

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

MEETING NOTICE:
Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom. Interested? Contact BHS for the meeting link. blackheritagesocietywa@gmail.com

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 will return to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle as soon as gathering is permitted.

Did you know that NAAM has two dedicated computers to support your genealogy research? Access is free.