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Washington County Museum – 120 E. Main Street, Hillsboro, Oregon

Special Events

wacountywar_forwebsiteExhibit Opening- Special Program!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

“Washington County Goes to War”

12 p.m.- 2 p.m.

A special opening reception will be held from noon to 2 p.m. featuring special guests: Jerry Willey, Mayor, City of Hillsboro; Lt. Col. Leonard DeWitt, Retired US Army 41st Infantry Division & Distinguished Service Cross Recipient; Lt Col. Alisha Hamel, Executive Director, Historical Outreach Foundation. The reception will include light refreshment, beverages and a special screening of The Jungaleers in Battle: A Documentary of the 41st Infantry in WWII. The Museum will be free to Veterans during the month of November.

FREE! Family Day

Saturday, November 8, 2014

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Extended hours!)

Join us for a special Family Day that celebrates India! Rasika, a local nonprofit organization with the mission of promoting and educating Indian arts and culture in Oregon, will host special activities all day long. Discover the art, music, and culture of India in a special free program presented by Rasika. Activities and performances throughout the day. Read more here.

Family Day is generously sponsored by the William G. Gilmore Foundation.

daviddouglasexhibit_logo_forwebsiteExhibit Opening

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

“In the Footsteps of David Douglas”