January Presentation

Posted on November 1st, 2018 by
Please come and join us for a fun evening of living history. Presented by The Beaverton Historical Society. We are pleased to have Garden Home Historical Society, and Friends of Historic Forest Grove joining us.  Each group will be sharing a peek into the past of some of their history. Date: January 8, 2019 Where:… View Article

Beaverton Then and Now… Now and Then

Posted on October 27th, 2018 by
Beaverton: Our Town – Our Story “The more things change, the more they stay the same,” is attributed to French journalist Alphonse Karr. Written in 1849, it has come to mean that current events thought to be new and different are very similar to what has happened before. It seems that history does repeat itself…. View Article

November Presentation

Posted on October 11th, 2018 by
Thank you for adding the following event to your calendars. Event:  Beaverton Historical Society Presents A Glimpse into History by renowned author Michael McCloskey When:  Tuesday, November 13, 2018; 7:00 PM Where:  Elsie Stuhr Senior Center, 5550 SW Hall Blvd., Beaverton, OR Refreshments Provided Suggested $3.00 donation benefits Beaverton Historical Society

October Presentation

Posted on October 2nd, 2018 by
Thank you for adding the following event to your October, 2018 Calendar. Event: Beaverton Historical Society presents: Oregon’s History by Bob Setterberg, Oregon Historical Society (see file attached) When: Tues., October 9, 2018, 7:00 PM Where: Elsie Stuhr Center, 5550 SW Hall Blvd., Beaverton, OR Refreshments Provided Suggested donation of $3.00 benefits Beaverton Historical Society

Beaverton at War

Posted on September 24th, 2018 by
World War II touched every part of the country and Beaverton was no exception World War II was an opportunity for the United States to prove itself on a global scale, both on the battlefield and on the production line. Massive growth in industry during WWII manifested in the conversion of Ford factories to battle-tank… View Article
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