Category Archives: Events

Featured Speaker Series at Milepost 31 – Pioneer Square

Milepost 31 is an award-winning information center that highlights the people and projects that shaped Pioneer Square, and provides an inside look at the SR 99 Tunnel Project. There, you’ll find more than just construction photos and brochures. You’ll find … Continue reading

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Spokane Preservation Advocates Old House Workshop Series – Small Houses, Big Changes!

SPA’s 2016 Old House Workshop Series will be held on three consecutive Tuesdays in February: the 9th, 16th, and 23rd. This year the theme will be: Small Houses, Big Changes! The workshops will be held at Hutton Elementary School’s multi-purpose … Continue reading

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Rescuing Your Historic Building Workshop – April 27, 2015 – Dayton

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2015 Events – Historic Seattle

Historic Seattle has released its calendar of upcoming events for 2015. It includes a fantastic selection of tours and lectures. Check out their website for more info. http://historicseattle.org/events/      

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Tickets Now Available for Maritime Heritage Swing Dec. 5

The public is invited to Maritime Heritage Swing presented by The Landmarks Preservation Commission and the City of Tacoma’s Planning and Development Services Department’s Historic Preservation Office on Friday, Dec. 5, from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Foss Waterway … Continue reading

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Combined Fund Drive Masquerade Ball 2014

Enjoy the mystery and pageantry as the Combined Fund Drive partners with the Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation to bring you the 3rd Annual CFD Masquerade Ball on Saturday, October 18th in the Legislative Building in Olympia.

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Salute Pierce County Celebrates Fort Lewis and WW I Centennial

The Lakewood and Tacoma Historical Societies are “joining forces” to commemorate the World War I centennial and the fascinating role citizens of Pierce County played in establishing Camp Lewis in 1917. Renamed Fort Lewis in 1927 and transformed into Joint … Continue reading

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LEWIS COUNTY’S HISTORIC COURTHOUSE CELEBRATION

Lewis County’s historic Courthouse located in downtown Chehalis is joining the National Register of Historic Places. To celebrate, the County is hosting a grand party on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  Come attired in period dress … Continue reading

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TRANSITIONS AT DAHP: MEGAN AND SUSAN SOON DEPARTING

Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation (DAHP) is saying goodbye to two great staff members this summer, Megan Duvall and Susan Goff.  Megan is following her  passion for historic preservation back to her hometown of Spokane, while Susan is retiring … Continue reading

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Tacoma Historical Society to Open New Exhibit

“Be Our Guest: Tacoma Hotel 1884-1935” WHAT:  Tacoma Historical Society will open the “Be Our Guest” exhibit recalling the grandeur of the former Tacoma Hotel, its colorful cast of characters, and its unfortunate loss in a 1935 fire. WHEN:  Exhibit … Continue reading

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