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Jul
25
Sun
WSJHS and BHS_Central Area Heritage Tours PR Event @ Tolliver Temple_tour site
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jul
28
Wed
Jacqueline E. A. Lawson_Celebration of Life @ Greater Glory Ministries - Church of God in Christ
Jul 28 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Oct
9
Sat
At the Root of It All – Family, Culture, and Community Event @ Museum of History & Industry
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

October is National Family History Month and American Archives Month.

BHS with partners at the Museum of History & Industry to share resources for finding your roots and the history that shaped Washington State.  All levels of interest are welcome.
Here is a link to the MOHAI site for more event information.

*Free with admission/Free to BHS and MOHAI members.

Nov
6
Sat
MLK, Jr. 60th Anniversary Event @ Citywide/Seattle
Nov 6 – Nov 8 all-day
Jan
17
Mon
MLK, Jr. Day Rally & March @ Garfield High School - Parking Lot
Jan 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

2022 MLK Jr. Day

As part of the Seattle MLK Coalition’s week of events, folks will gather in the Garfield High School parking lot for an 11 am rally, followed by a march downtown beginning at 12:30. There will also be a live broadcast on Rainieravenueradio.world.
(Garfield High School, Central District, free)

Jan
25
Tue
EVENT POSTPONED – Syvilla Fort: Keep the Fire Burning @ Museum of History & Industry
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

SYVILLA FORT:  KEEP THE FIRE BURNING

Celebrating the life and legacy of Syvilla Fort.
In-Person Event – Free with suggested $10 donation
DETAILS HERE

 

Syvilla Fort portrait_artist Al Doggett
_image property of BHS Collections

 

Feb
19
Sat
The Green Book: More Than A Guide @ Museum of History & Industry
Feb 19 @ 11:00 am – Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm

THE GREEN BOOK:  MORE THAN A GUIDE

 

 

 

 

 

EVENT PROGRAMMING FEBRUARY 19-21, 2022
FEBRUARY 19 OPENS THE EVENTS AT 11AM

*FREE  MUSEUM ADMISSION TO BHS AND MOHAI MEMBERS FOR THIS PROGRAM
DETAILS HERE

 

Mar
19
Sat
The Negro Motorist Green Book_Opening Day @ Washington State History Museum
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The Negro Motorist Green Book_Exhibition
Opening Day:  Saturday, March 19, 2022
*exhibit runs through June 22, 2022
SEE DETAILS HERE

Check back at the WSHS website for ticket info to a Special Event on Opening Day.
The Green Book:  Guide to Freedom with filmmaker Yoruba Richen
*a special evening with documentarian Ms. Richen. See the film, Q&A, and visit the exhibit.

Community Public Programs will post to both WSHS and BHS for events that coincide with the exhibit throughout its run.

 

Apr
9
Sat
Traveling While Black – Negro Motorist Green Book Exhibition Event @ R/T Jimi Hendrix Park Parking Lot to Washington State History Museum
Apr 9 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm