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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)
*NO MEETING in JULY

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.

Mar
31
Wed
Unveil – Rooted in History: African American Heritage Sites Tour @ Washington Trust for Historic Preservation
Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

BHS with partners Washington Trust for Historic Preservation

Unveil for Rooted in History:  African American Heritage Sites Tour/King County – Central District

Join a lunch-time chat with the partners and team for how and why the online tour was built.

*Free with registration

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

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)
*NO MEETING in JULY

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)
*NO MEETING in JULY

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)
*NO MEETING in JULY

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
16
Wed
ELEVATE at STG @ STG virtual program
Jun 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

BHS partnered with STG for ELEVATE.

ELEVATE is a showcase of Black and Brown voices uplifting one another through the art of spoken word. This project will share untold and unseen work centered around local and national historical events, the impact of systemic racism and individuals challenging racist ideologies. Most importantly, ELEVATE is the celebration and empowerment of the people. This event is created for the community, by the community.
See more details and free registration here.

Elevate June 16, 2021 graphic

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

BLACK GENEALOGY RESEARCH GROUP (BGRG)
*NO MEETING in JULY

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.