Kitsap Stories from 1889
First Friday, November 7
5-8 pm Program 6 pm
Kitsap celebrates Washington's 125th year with stories from 1889.
"Kitsap Stories from 1889," an exhibit celebrating Washington's quasquicentennial or 125th year of statehood, will be on display at the Kitsap Historical Museum Friday, Nov. 7 through mid-January.
An open house takes place during Bremerton's First Friday Art Walk, Nov 7 from 5 to 8 p.m. with a special reception at 6 p.m.
The Kitsap County Board of Commissioners, sponsors of the event, and Kitsap County Auditor Walt Washington will be on hand to open the exhibit. The public is invited to share in the rich stories, photos and artifacts of Kitsap County's people and places of 1889, when Washington was establishing itself as the 42nd state in the Union.
The open house Nov. 7 is free to the public, including entrance to all museum exhibits. Refreshments will be served during the reception.
The museum will also be showing a foyer exhibit opening First Friday, November 7 - "Tule Gatherers" in honor of Native American month and a Kid's Korner craft "Thanksgiving Leaves".
Be sure to join us First Friday, November 7 for an eventful evening!
Sign up today for the November 15 Historic Preservation Workshop w/special bonus tour of the museum collection rarely seen!