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Aug
5
Fri
UmojaFest_Community Festival @ Judkins Park
Aug 5 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm

UmojaFest Community Festival – The Soul of Seafair

Location:  Judkins Park   2150 S Norman Street   Seattle, WA  98144

Celebrating the best of the African American community and African Diaspora culture in the northwest.
Featuring Music, Food, Culture, Vendors, and Family Fun!

Aug
20
Sat
Poetry Pop-Up: The Silenced Stories_BHS with MOHAI @ Museum of History & Industry
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm

BHS with MOHAI co-present
POP-UP POETRY:  THE SILENCED STORIES
Public program aligned to the exhibition, Perspectives on Place.  Join Seattle Civic Poet and Community Curator for the exhibit, Jordan Imani Keith for this interactive poetry workshop.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 20, 2022   1:00pm – 2:15pm    *FREE

DETAILS HERE.

Sep
4
Sun
ROOTS 50th Annual Celebration_Family Picnic @ Jimi Hendrix Park
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

ROOTS (Relatives of Oldtimers) 50th Annual Celebration_Family Picnic
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2022       10:00am  –  6:00pm
Location:  Jimi Hendrix Park   2400 S Massachusetts St   Seattle, WA  98144

Bring a picnic lunch and join in the festivities and fun to honor the legacy of Washington State Black families.
All are welcome!

Sep
10
Sat
Black Genealogy Research Group @ Online Zoom Link
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)


*NO MEETING in JULY

MEETING NOTICE:
BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom.
Interested?     Request the link:  seattleBGRG@gmail.com

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.

 

Sep
24
Sat
BHS Annual Members & Friends Meeting @ Douglass-Truth Library-Gayton Family Room
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

BHS Annual Members & Friends Meeting

Saturday, September 24, 2022   11am-1pm

Location:
Douglass Truth Library/Gayton Family Room
2300 E Yesler Way   Seattle, WA  98122

BHS board members are looking forward to seeing you there for the first in-person annual meeting in two years! Come hear what’s new at BHS and we want to here what’s new with you.
Special Guest:  Taylor Brooks, MLIS

Taylor Brooks is the new librarian charged with care of the African American Literature Collection and also conducts community engagement on behalf of the library.  She is excited to share all that is happening at Seattle Public Library/Douglass-Truth Branch.

Nov
5
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP
Nov 5 @ 11:00 am

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

Meetings are Monthly on the 2nd Saturday
*NO MEETING in JULY

MEETING NOTICE:
BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom.
Interested?     Request the link:  seattleBGRG@gmail.com

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.

 

Dec
3
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP
Dec 3 @ 11:00 am

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

Meetings are Monthly on the 2nd Saturday
*NO MEETING in JULY

MEETING NOTICE:
BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom.
Interested?     Request the link:  seattleBGRG@gmail.com

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.

 

Jan
7
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP
Jan 7 @ 11:00 am

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

Meetings are Monthly on the 2nd Saturday
*NO MEETING in JULY

MEETING NOTICE:
BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom.
Interested?     Request the link:  seattleBGRG@gmail.com

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.

 

Feb
4
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

Meetings are Monthly on the 2nd Saturday
*NO MEETING in JULY

MEETING NOTICE:
BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom.
Interested?     Request the link:  seattleBGRG@gmail.com

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.

 

Mar
4
Sat
BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP
Mar 4 @ 11:00 am

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)

Meetings are Monthly on the 2nd Saturday
*NO MEETING in JULY

MEETING NOTICE:
BGRG monthly meetings are being held via Zoom.
Interested?     Request the link:  seattleBGRG@gmail.com

Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy. This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have interest in genealogy.