500 30th Ave S
2018 marks the 50th anniversary of Seattle’s Freeway Revolt. To celebrate, Seattle ARCH is hosting a community open house on Sunday, September 23. Two other events on September 19 and 26 will also showcase this important citizen movement.
Freeway Revolt 50th Anniversary Open House
Sunday, September 23, 3-6 pm
Central Area Senior Center, 500 30th Ave S, Seattle 98144
This free public event offers a chance to view flyers, letters and other materials from the citizens’ resistance. Former activists in the movement will be onhand to share their experiences. Light refreshments will be served. Visitors are welcome to drop in at any time.
3:00 pm: Doors open
3:30 pm: Welcoming remarks
3:45 pm: “Open mike” – reflections and recollections
4:30 pm: Excerpts from freeway revolt documentary
The open house is co-sponsored by the Laurelhurst Community Club, Leschi Community Council, Montlake Community Club, Mt. Baker Community Club, Portage Bay/Roanoke Park Community Council, and Ravenna-Bryant Community Association.