Sojourner Truth Home

Jan
21
Sat
Exhibition: Jacob Lawrence, The Migration Series @ Seattle Art Museum
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm
Feb
4
Sat
BHS Exhibit: Breathing Free Air, Northwest Black Pioneers @ Douglass-Truth Library
Feb 4 @ 9:00 am – Mar 13 @ 8:00 pm

The installation at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. exhibit case will pay tribute to the Black explorers, settlers and pioneers who helped to shape and build Pacific Northwest communities.
http://www.spl.org/locations/douglass-truth-branch/dth-about-the-branch

Feb
11
Sat
BHS Board of Director’s Meeting @ Central Area Senior Center
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Feb
19
Sun
Black Heritage Society Pays Tribute to the Northwest Black Pioneers
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Celebrating BHS 40th Anniversary!

You’re Invited  to a special tribute honoring

“Northwest Black Pioneers”

Sunday, February 19, 2017
2:00pm – 4:00pm

hosted at the
Northwest African American Museum
2300 S. Massachusetts Street   Seattle, WA  98144

Please join the Black Heritage Society of Washington State, Inc.
to celebrate its 40th Anniversary with a program that pays tribute to Northwest Black Pioneers.

We will honor the community collaboration for the 1987 award-winning exhibit,
“Northwest Black Pioneers”,  A Tribute that traveled to more than 100 cities and towns throughout the Pacific Northwest and Alaska.

Presentation

Upwardly Mobile:  The African American Experience
Pamela Phillips, Olympic College/History Faculty

Performance by

 Carlynn Newhouse and Ana Walker, Youth Speaks!
and
Umeme Dinish, Actor

Free Admission   ●   Light Refreshments

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Black Heritage Society of Washington State, Inc.  P.O. Box 22961   Seattle, WA  98122    www.bhswa.org

Feb
25
Sat
23rd Edition of the African American Business Directory
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please Join us as we celebrate the release of the

23rd Edition of the African American Business Directory

 

Saturday, February 25, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.

New Hope Missionary Baptist Church – Reception Hall

124  21st Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122

 

We are very excited to invite you to celebrate this special occasion!

The evening will include a brief program and dinner, and each vendor will be given two minutes to showcase their products & services.

Vendor space can be reserved by completing the application attached to this email, and sending it along with payment to: African American Business Directory (AABD) at 116  21st Avenue Seattle, WA, 98122, or by calling Lottie Cross. Vendor tables are $25.00, which includes a standard table and ONE person.

Admission is $12.00 per person. Payable at the door or thru PayPal:

https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=MD6C4QZEJYTZN

Businesses that order an ad for the 24th edition at this event (business card size or larger) will be given a 15% discount.

 

This reception is open to the public.

So join us and learn more about small businesses, take directories to share with your customers and community, and show your support!!!

 Contact Person: Lottie Cross (206) 324-3114 Cell (206) 271-0311

Mar
11
Sat
BHS Board of Director’s Meeting @ Central Area Senior Center
Mar 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Apr
8
Sat
BHS Board of Director’s Meeting @ Central Area Senior Center
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
May
13
Sat
Annual General Membership Meeting @ Central Area Senior Center
May 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jun
10
Sat
BHS Board of Director’s Meeting @ Central Area Senior Center
Jun 10 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Jun
17
Sat
Jimi Hendrix Park Grand Opening Celebration @ Jimi Hendrix Park
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Long awaited grand opening celebration for Jimi Hendrix Park.  A community event with all day music, activities, give-aways, food trucks and NAAM admission is “pay what you can”.

Wansley will MC, performance includes Ayron Jones, Peace & Red Velvet, Grace Love, Youth Speaks…and more.

www.jimihendrixparkfoundation.org