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Feb
15
Sat
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

Jul
4
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP @ Northwest African American Museum
Jul 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?

Jul
16
Thu
Sip & Learn – Virtual Fundraiser Holocaust Center for Humanity @ Holocaust Center for Humanity
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Fundraising is Friendraising
Our community friends have generously pledged
10% of event proceeds to support BHS.
Thursday, July 16, 2020  6pm
(virtual event – link provided w/registration)

About the Event
The Holocaust Center for Humanity’s Ambassadors for Change invite you to grab your favorite beverage and join like-minded peers on Thursday, July 16, for the first ever Sip & Learn Fundraiser.
Join in for an interactive panel discussion and Q&A session on media, propaganda, and the information age. Panelists include: Jevin West, Professor in the Information School at the University of Washington; Louie Tran, News Reporter with Fort Wayne’s NBC; and Besa, Radio DJ at Kube 93.3.
REGISTER TODAY 
Thank You Friends!