Redmond Historical Society Saturday Speaker Series: Lost Redmond

Redmond Railroad Depot ca. 1895, Photo courtesy of Redmond Historical Society
Redmond Railroad Depot ca. 1895, Photo courtesy of Redmond Historical Society
Redmond Railroad Depot ca. 1895, Photo courtesy of Redmond Historical Society
Redmond Railroad Depot ca. 1895, Photo courtesy of Redmond Historical Society

Saturday Speaker Series for September

LOST REDMOND: ONCE HERE, LONG GONE

Tom Hitzroth

Saturday, September 14, 2013

10:30am – 12:00 pm, Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center

Ever wonder what’s become of some of Redmond’s early landmarks?  Places like its first jail, post office, market, and meeting hall?  Come and find out as Tom Hitzroth, noted local historian and chair of the City of Redmond Landmark Commission, presents the fascinating story of Redmond’s evolution from a settlement to a town as well as the investigative effort involved in locating historical buildings.

This is the first of the Redmond Historical Society Saturday Speaker Series,  a monthly program that will feature eight speakers addressing topics of local, state and Pacific Northwest historical interest. The program will be offered free to the public with a $5 suggested donation for non-members.

The Redmond Historical Society Saturday Speaker Series is held from 10:30am – noon at the Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center located at 16600 NE 80th Street, Redmond WA.  There is a $5 suggested donation for non-members. Speakers subject to change. For more information see www.redmondhistoricalsociety.org

 

For more information contact Sherry Stilin, Redmond Historical Society 425-785-5917