Military History Talk – George Washington and His Legacy

O.O. Howard House 750 Anderson St., Vancouver, WA, United States

The Historic Trust is excited to host the Vancouver Barracks Military Association’s 2024 Military History Talk series. Join us for this fascinating discussion with speaker Jeff Dacus and learn more about Washington state's connection to our nation's first president. Why is Washington state called Washington? Learn more on the 292nd birthday of our nation’s first […]

Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra

Providence Academy 400 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver, WA, United States

Come to dance or just to listen at the historic Academy Ballroom! Since 2016, The Ne Plus Ultra Jass Orchestra has been delighting audiences with the music of the roaring 20s and Depression era 30s. Under the leadership of master showman Sammuel Murry-Hawkins, the ensemble transports audiences to the golden age of Hot Jazz and […]

We Are Also in Bondage Here: Black Women in the Washington Civil Rights Movement

Red Cross Building 605 Barnes Street, Vancouver, United States

The Historic Trust and Humanities Washington partner to present a discussion with Quin'Nita Cobbins-Modica . The dominant narrative about Washington State is that it’s an “exceptional” place rather than a microcosm of the larger U.S. society. How do Black women’s stories challenge this understanding? What are the long-standing systemic inequalities in the state?  Please join […]

Free

Summer Fest 2024- Fun Summer Events

The Bandstand at Fort Vancouver (across from The Grant House, 1101 Officers Row) 612 E Reserve St, Vancouver, WA, United States

Join us throughout the summer for an amazing series of events all held at the Fort Vancouver Historic Reserve! All events are free to attend and everyone is welcome. Details announced soon, so stay tuned!