History Trivia Happy Hour - Tacoma
Wednesday, September 19, 6:00-8:00 PM
at The Swiss Restaurant & Pub,
1904 Jefferson Avenue, Tacoma, WA
All ages welcome!
Test your Tacoma and Washington State trivia knowledge with the Washington State Historical Society, City of Tacoma Historic Preservation Office, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, and
Tacoma Historical Society. Facts, festivity and prizes aplenty!
Cold Frame Seed Box Making Workshop
Third Thursday September 20, 6:00-8:00 PM
Washington State History Museum
What is a cold frame? A bottomless box with transparent lid that helps your seed starts and veggies grow further into the cold season.
Join us at the History Museum with special guests from Earthwise Architectural Salvage and fashion a cold frame of your own using a vintage window pane. All materials and instruction will be provided. Make a beautiful addition to your garden or patio!
Space is limited, register now to ensure your spot: https://webformsrig02bo3.blackbaudhosting.com/49882/Cold-Frame-Workshop
2018 Historical Society Awards Luncheon
September 22, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
It is because of support from members and donors that the Society can collect, preserve and share the priceless evidence of our past. You are our partners exploring how history connects us across the state of Washington. So please join us for your 2018 Historical Society Awards Luncheon.
Honoring the WWI Centennial, this year’s program will feature a pop-up exhibition. See historic photos of notes that Washington soldiers carved into quarries in France; find out more about what happened on the home front and the legacy of WWI in our state. Hear from guest speaker David J. Jepsen, co-author of Contested Boundaries: A New Pacific Northwest History. Enjoy a delicious light lunch while we present the annual History Awards to the notable honorees. Find out about the state of your Historical Society from Director Jennifer Kilmer.
$30 each, click here to purchase your tickets.
For more information please contact Lianna Shepherd at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (253)798-5899.
Educator Night at the Museum
FREE for educators
Thursday, October 4, 5:30-8:00 PM
See what nearly 50 Pierce County organizations have to offer this academic year for you and your students. Bring your own bag and walk away with incredible resources and contact information for all of the standards-based content offered.
Did we mention there will be light bites and drinks, and even raffle prizes? Educators can register online at: https://webformsrig02bo3.blackbaudhosting.com/49882/Educator-Night-at-the-Museum---Educators Contact email@example.com or 253.798.5926 for more information.