AKCHO membership chair Dick Peacock has launched AKCHO’s membership renewal campaign for 2014.
Over the past year, AKCHO members have been treated to behind-the-scenes tours of historic buildings and heritage exhibits, from Washington Hall on Seattle’s Capitol Hill to Carnation Farm in the rural, eastern part of King County. Members were given the chance to participate in the Internship Fair with the University of Washington’s Museology Program, and they were offered free access to online professional development sessions led by the American Association of State and Local History.
AKCHO upgraded its website and started a Facebook page in 2013, and also completed the “King County Collects” book project showcasing the treasures in the collections of our membership. (more…)