The Neely Mansion Association welcomed Alice Miller, local historian and collector of period attire, to the historic farmhouse property (build 1894) on January 25th. Several pieces from Miller's collection of women's work and military uniforms were on display as Miller shared stories of the women who wore the uniforms, charged bravely into battle, and challenged prevailing gender norms.
Martin Luther King Jr. once said: "Everybody can be great because anybody can serve." Today, on MLK Day, members of our communities re-invested their day off of work and school into volunteer and service work. How did you spend your day?
Each year, the Auburn Adventist Academy Church hosts thousands of guests over four days with a Christmas themed production: "Journey to Bethlehem." In production since 2006, Journey to Bethlehem has raised over $50,000 for the Auburn Food Bank.
The Auburn Downtown Association has partnered with local businesses to host "Giving Wreaths" benefiting senior citizens in need.
Dentists of Lakeland Hills will hold a Grand Opening event on October 3rd, 2019, and is currently accepting new patients
The Seattle Parrot Expo will open in Auburn on September 28th and 29th, 2019. The event will offer free admission. More information is available online at www.seattleparrotexpo.com.
King County Library System will offer a series of programs through Fall 2019 at county libraries on issues of economic empowerment, finance and business.
The Auburn Symphony Orchestra will open the 2019-2020 season with stunning visuals. The opening performance features Seattle-based artist Adrian Wyard, who brings Mussorgsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition" to life through visual accompaniment, and artwork by students from the Auburn School District, inspired by the same piece, will be displayed for all to enjoy.
It's National Children's Dental Health Month!