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More Details for the Open House

Are you getting excited for the Bereiter Museum Open House yet?  We have further details to confirm that should help that! Our gathering will once again be graced by the Auburn Harp Ensemble! Founder Bonnie Steinkamp will bring her small … Continue reading

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Bad News About December Chronicles

The December 2014 Kent Chronicles is unfortunately canceled. The Chronicler has a job that may require him to work the usual Thursday and Saturday. Do check back to see about the January 2015 Chronicles!

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Meet the Speaker

The Historical Society hosts a evening dinner program on December 10th with Kayla Daly.  Find out more about her below! Kayla Daly came to Kent during high school and graduated valedictorian of Kent-Meridian High School in 2008, also receiving the … Continue reading

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Holiday Open House

The museum is happy to announce that it is time for our annual holiday open house! This year, the date is Sunday, December 7th from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Come celebrate the season with us as the house sports its full … Continue reading

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Peace Corps Speaker at the Museum

The Greater Kent Historical Society is hosting a fundraiser dinner with guest Kayla Daly. Ms. Daly has just returned from a tour with the Peace Corps in Guinea, West Africa and will share her experiences with us. Dinner will start … Continue reading

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November Chronicles

On November 6th and 8th, Kent Chronicles will be wrapping up a mini series on flight by talking about passenger flight and the development of an industry that we take very much for granted these days. We will talk about … Continue reading

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150th Anniversery of the Telegraph in Seattle

Come see the working telegraph display at the Kent Museum that is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Western Union telegraph line reaching Seattle.  This is a hands on exhibit featuring a replica of the system that sent and received … Continue reading

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Tied By Lightning

Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Telegraph Join us at the Kent Museum with a Telegraph Exhibit and hands on demonstration of the telegraph. The Telegraph came up Military Road a 150 years ago. Exhibit runs until  October 11th 2014

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October Kent Chronicles

  Kent Chronicles for this month is a very exciting discussion about Boeing’s Kent Space Center. The KSC has been a staple of the community since 1964, as it very quickly employed over 5000 people as Kent’s population was only … Continue reading

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Greater Kent Historical Society-Dinner Auction

Celebrating the History of Kent Creating History By Funding Our Future Please join us for our Annual Dinner Auction Saturday October 4th 2014 at 530pm Dinner to be held at the Kent Senior Center 600 East Smith Street Please call … Continue reading

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