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Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center - Celebrating 100th Anniversary of World War I

Part of Experience Historical Kent

  • Date: 08/11/2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center
    29308 132nd Ave SE
    Auburn, Washington 98092
  • Introduction: A free celebration featuring special exhibits, walking and bus tours of the city's oldest homes, businesses and cemeteries.

Celebrating 100th Anniversary of World War I. 

11:00 a.m. Free docent-led tour of the garden

12:30 p.m. Entertainment Songs of WWI by "Smooth Tones"

1:00 p.m. Historical Re-enactment Ms. Tames Alan, well-known history re-enactor, portrays WWI ambulance driver and shares experiences of the WWI years.

Also, view a 19th century buggy that belonged to a homesteader in the area as well as hundreds of objects and photographs detailing the settling of the rugged Soos Creek Plateau.

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