Upcoming Meetings

2017 AKCHO Program Calendar

Month Host/Location Program

January 31, 9:30 AM

Nordic Heritage Museum;
3014 NW 67th Street, Seattle

Annual Meeting

February 28 



March 28

Northwest Railway Museum



Northwest African American Museum

AKCHO Annual Awards

May 30

Metro Employees Historic Vehicles Association

Bus ride aboard historic bus and tour MEHVA’s collection

June 27 

Meeting postponed to September



No meeting over the summer


No meeting over the summer

September 26,
10 AM

Hiram M. Chittenden Locks;
3015 NW 54th Street, Seattle

Lessons learned from planning the Lake Washington Ship Canal Centennial

October 31


(Your ideas welcome! Contact Programs Chair Miguel Llanos to suggest a topic or venue.)

November 28,
10 AM

The Center for Wooden Boats;
1010 Valley Street, Seattle

Debut of the Dick and Colleeen Wagner Education Center


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AKCHO was established to encourage cooperation among historical organizations and to promote and encourage the study and preservation of the history and heritage of King County through member organizations, individual members, and the community they serve, and to support such preservation efforts through public awareness and understanding of legislative issues.

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Oh yes! Wouldn't it be great to get up in one of these beauties this weekend!?! ... See MoreSee Less

Our ramp's ready to rumble with some very special warbirds all weekend long! As part of the "Wings of Freedom Tour," the Collings' Foundation will be offering B-17, B-24, B-25 and P-51 rides and to...

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This is going to be a fun and historic event - and if you'd like to to do a bike tour along the shoreline of the Lake Washington Ship Canal that day, the Queen Anne Historical Society's Michael Herschensohn will lead the way! Check out the details on our AKCHO calendar for July - www.akcho.org/akchocalendar/ ... See MoreSee Less

The Locks Centennial Boat Parade

July 9, 2017, 10:00am - July 9, 2017, 2:00pm

July 4, 1917 marked the official opening of the Ballard Locks. On that day the SS Roosevelt passed through the Locks and led a marine parade of commercial and pleasure craft through the Ship Canal to ...

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Those on our snail mail list should be getting a postcard today or tomorrow about our meeting at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks - which has been postponed until September 26. If not, read about it here: www.akcho.org/akcho-membership-meetings-in-the-second-half-of-2017/ ... See MoreSee Less

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P.O. Box 3257
Seattle, WA 98114

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