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50 Years of KBOO - exhibit opening celebration at Oregon Historical Society

  • Oregon Historical Society 1200 Southwest Park Avenue Portland, OR, 97205 United States (map)

Opening day for the 50 Years of KBOO exhibit at the Oregon Historical Society! Join us for events scheduled throughout the day help that highlight and celebrate the new exhibit and KBOO's history. Experience the exhibit through a self-guided tour, or guided by a KBOO board member throughout the day.

We'll be audio recording the festivities all day - come tell us your best KBOO story and it will become part of KBOO's archives.

Doors open at 10:00 am

10:30 am - speakers and a panel discussion about the 50 Years of KBOO exhibit. Guests include KBOO Station Manager Delphine Criscenzo, KBOO Board President Sekoynia Wright, Oregon Black Pioneers Board Member Willie Richardson, and KBOO Board Member, radio show Producer and Host, Shaheed Haamid.

1:00 pm - family friendly focus: teaching youth how to do Vox Pops recordings. Youth can record interviews that will be placed into KBOO's audio archives!

3:30 pm - live music set by Monterey Purple

4:00 pm - live set by MC, poet and KBOO Hip Hop Outreach Coordinator, Mic Crenshaw

4:30 pm - closing remarks by KBOO staff


Later Event: February 13
KBOO Open House