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  • Bremerton

The Pine and the Cherry: Japanese Americans in Washington

In the lead-up to World War II, Japantown in Seattle featured grocery stores, cafes, and native-language services, as well as labor and music clubs. Trading companies imported Japanese goods, and restaurants served the familiar sukiyaki, tofu, and miso soup. In Eastern Washington, Japanese farmers prospered. Then came Executive Order 9066. Those born in Japan, as […]

  • When
  • 6:00 pm, Friday
    May 4, 2018
  • Where
  • Kitsap History Museum
    280 Fourth Street
    Bremerton, WA 98337 United States
  • May 4
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  • Port Townsend

Washington at War: The Evergreen State in WWI

One-hundred years ago in 1917, the US entered The Great War to fight alongside our European allies. But Washington’s homefront experience began long before the country entered the war, and continued afterward. Led by historian Lorraine McConaghy, the program begins with an illustrated introduction to the war’s themes before offering a “Readers’ Theater:” a script […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    May 4, 2018
  • Where
  • City Hall
    540 Water Street
    Port Townsend, WA 98368 United States
  • May 4
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  • Langley

The Trudy Sundberg Lecture Series

The third annual Trudy Sundberg Lecture Series focuses on women who have had an impact on America’s history. Some of the featured women are well-known, and some have been forgotten and ignored by historians. The presenter is Jill Tietjen, author of bestselling and award winning Her Story: A Timeline of the Women who changed America. […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Friday
    May 4, 2018
  • Where
  • Whidbey Island Center for the Arts
    565 Camano Avenue
    Langley, WA 98260 United States
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