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Washington State History Happy Hour Trivia
June 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
History Happy Hour Trivia, Wednesday, June 20, 6:00 PM, The Swiss Restaurant & Pub, 1904 Jefferson Ave., Tacoma, WA. Ever wondered which of your friends knows the most about Washington and Tacoma trivia? this event, the lives it impacted, and its legacy in Tacoma. Scholarly Selections: “Asian Immigrant Labor Activism in the Northwest,” Thursday, May 17, 5:30-7:00 PM, Washington State History Museum. FREE (Third Thursday: free admission 3:00-8:00 PM). In the early twentieth century, Asian immigrants who settled in Seattle and other parts of Washington State became labor leaders in the Pacific Northwest. They sought to secure labor and civil rights for employees from the canneries in Alaska to the farms in eastern Washington. Dr. Stephanie Hinnershitz will discuss how their actions brought about lasting change in labor relations and shaped civil rights activism in the region. Press PLAY: Family Edition! Sunday, May 20, Noon-5:00 PM, Washington State History Museum. The History Museum is presenting a kid-scaled version of February’s History After Hours: Press PLAY event. Younger visitors and those who missed Press PLAY the first time will love this special experience! Explore TOYTOPIA and play all the best games from decades past, including Oregon Trail (yes, the original one)! Bummed you missed out on the pet rock craze? Fear not, you can make your own! We’ll be joined by the Children’s Museum of Tacoma and all the fun toy activities you can handle. FREE for Washington State Historical Society members. Buy one/get one admission for Children’s Museum of Tacoma members. Non-members, included with museum admission: $14 adult, $11 student (ages 6-17), free for ages 5 and under. History Happy Hour Trivia, Wednesday, June 20, 6:00 PM, The Swiss Restaurant & Pub, 1904 Jefferson Ave., Tacoma, WA. Ever wondered which of your friends knows the most about Washington and Tacoma trivia? Bring em all or play solo to test your mettle in the epic trivia night battle royale that is History Happy Hour. The Washington State History Museum is teaming up with the Tacoma Historical Society and the City of Tacoma Historic Preservation Office to dig up the most fun, interesting, and weird facts about our home state. Free and open to the public. Test Your Knowledge of State and City Trivia! Prizes! Presented by the Washington State History Museum, the City of Tacoma’s Historic Preservation Office, Historic Tacoma, and Tacoma Historical Society Questions? Contact Lauren Hoogkamer at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (253) 591-5254