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Renton History Museum
Renton, WA 98057

Events are free with regular museum admission of $5 per adult, $2 per child, and children under 8 are free.

Events are always free for museum members.

Daudi AbeEmerald Street: Race, Class, Culture, and the History of Hip Hop in the Northwest

Saturday, February 24th

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Led by author and professor Daudi Abe, discover the history behind not only the Northwest’s Grammy-winning rappers, but its world champion break dance crew, world-renowned clothing designers, and its community driven grassroots organizations. Courtesy of Humanities Washington.

Hear My Voice posterHear My Voice by Living Voices

Saturday, March 3rd
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

February is Women's History Month! How long was the fight for women’s suffrage? Join the 72 year battle that won half of America’s citizens the right to vote. Follow the story of a young woman and her personal struggle between the expectations of her family and her dreams. Recommended for ages 10 and up.

La Causa posterLa Causa by Living Voices

Saturday, March 31st
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us in celebration of Cesar Chaves day. In the 1960’s a movement changed the lives of Latin American farm workers who fought for civil rights, battled racism, and indecent working conditions. Experience this chapter of American history through the eyes of a young woman on the front lines. Recommended for ages 10 and up.

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