South King County Genealogical Society is hosting a Living History Performance on July 17 and 18 (1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.) at Saar Pioneer Cemetery and 91st and 212th Way in Kent.
This performance tells a living history of six characters whose stories were taken from those buried at the cemetery. Each character will tell his or her own personal story of life in Kent beginning with Margaret Saar and ending with Civil War veteran Elias Clark.
For more information, call 253-850-2777. Admission is $10/person. Reservations are required. View flyer here.
A collaboration between The Saar Cemetery Living History Committee, Book-It Theatre, and Living Voices
WITH THE HELP OF THESE SPONSORS:
- South King County Genealogical Society
- Greater Kent Historical Society
- Saar Pioneer Cemetery Project Committee
- Goodwill Industries
- and Hilda Meryhew
Thanks to Meilee Anderson of Seattle Southside Tourism for passing along this unusual – but very cool – event!