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Kent Chronicles- Kent’s Somali-American Community

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The Center for Washington Cultural Traditions in Kent This Fall

Interested in traditional cultural practices? A new program is looking to hear from you at meetings across the state this summer and fall- including in Kent on Sept.13th, 2-4pm at the Kent Senior Activity Center!   “The Center for Washington … Continue reading

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Experience Historical Kent 2017

Experience Historical Kent is happening again this August- bigger and better each year! Browse the list and put what sounds fun to you on your calendar! (Note: our Open House is on Aug. 5, as the start of the Mill … Continue reading

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Plant Sale Success

The Plant Sale was a success! Thank you to everyone who helped, brought plants to sale or stopped by to shop!

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Experience Historic Kent This Summer

Experience Historical Kent has released the dates for this year’s events! Mark them on your calendar and plan to visit some of Kent’s historic sites this summer!   Sat. July 29         Greater Kent Historical Society at Farmers market 9AM-2PM … Continue reading

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Kent Chronicles

Kent Chronicles are Feb. 23 & 25th at 11am. This month the Kent Historical Museum will look at the history of the Interurban Electric Railroad! Are you interested in a lively discussion about history? We’ll look at artifacts, watch movie clips and … Continue reading

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Koto Music Program

The Greater Kent Historical Society is proud to present an unique evening of entertainment on February 18th.  We will be hosting a concert on the koto, an instrument most closely associated with Japanese culture.  Come join us to hear this … Continue reading

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Indian Tom Presentation

The Greater Kent Historical Society is proud to host Hilda Meryhew in her presentation of “Indian Tom.”  This afternoon talk will cover the King County War of 1855 and the actions of one man who saved the life of three … Continue reading

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GKHS Goes to Cornucopia Days

Kent Cornucopia Days are here again!  The festivities kick off in earnest on July 11th.  This year the Historical Society is partnering with the Mill Creek Neighborhood to host a booth down town!  Our booth is on 1st Ave between … Continue reading

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