All Are Welcome!
When & Where:
Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9:00 AM- 3:30 PM
Asia Pacific Community Center
4851 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma, Washington
Join us for We Are History Keepers – Tacoma! – a free daylong workshop on preserving the historical and cultural record of your family and community – a program brought to you by the Ethnic Heritage Council, the University of Washington Libraries, and the Washington State Historical Society. Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm at the Asia Pacific Community Center in Tacoma.
Sessions will include: small group instruction on sorting and preserving papers and records of your families and cultural organizations; creating exhibits; organizing and preserving your photo collections; conducting oral histories; cultural preservation through storytelling; and more! Library, archives, and museum professionals from the University of Washington Libraries Special Collections, UW Tacoma Library, and the Washington State Historical Society will lead the program.
A part of the We Are History Keepers! program is pausing midday for a lunch prepared by one of our participating organizations. The Asia Pacific Cultural Center will serve a delicious lunch of Asian Pacific foods for a $15 cash donation per person. Reserve lunch(es) and indicate vegetarian, if required, when you RSVP to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Anne Jenner, Pacific Northwest Curator, UW Libraries Special Collection
- Rosanne Royer, President, Ethnic Heritage Council
- Susan Rohrer, Director of Statewide Outreach, Washington State Historical Society
- Justin Wadland, Associate Director & Head, Digital Scholarship, UW Tacoma Library
Justin Wadland, Associate Director & Head, Digital Scholarship, UW Tacoma Library