Northwest African American Museum
Monday, January 21, 2013 is the second Presidential Inauguration for Barack Obama in Washington DC. Join in with your neighbors in Seattle and watch this American event that only happens once every four years!
Meet an Olympic athlete, a NASA astronaut, and a Nigerian writer during Seattle’s Black History Month. February, 2013 is filled with performances, films, lectures and art in celebration of our country’s African American heritage.
Black History Month is celebrated in February to acknowledge life struggles and accomplishments of African American people. This month, you have an opportunity to meet a NASA astronaut, a famous storyteller, local community leaders, and view several interesting films and documentaries around the Sound.
Come see solo exhibition “The Aesthetics of Funk” from fiber artist and Seattle Native Xenobia Bailey.
Lee Callahan takes a guided tour through Seattle’s own Northwest African American Museum with Executive Director Barbara Earl Thomas. Visit their website here. Part 1: Part 2: