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November Interactive Story Time ft. “When the Beat Was Born”

Enjoy a reading of The Story of Rap, a baby-tailored story about the history of hip hop music. The book tells the origins of hip hop and rap, and showcases some of the legendary figures of the field. This program is sponsored by PNC Bank and City of Seattle Cultural Education Initiative and premieres on NAAM’s YouTube channel every second Sunday of the month.

Northwest African American Museum (NAAM)

2300 South Massachusetts Street
Seattle, WA, 98144
(206) 518-6000

The Northwest African American Museum (NAAM) is housed in the historic Colman School building (built in 1909) which overlooks a beautiful, sprawling green park, named after rock legend, Jimi Hendrix, in the heart of Seattle’s Central District. See ongoing virtual series: Historians on Hope. Each week, NAAM features words of hope from notable African American historians in our #HistoriansOnHope virtual series. We invite you to share these graphics on your favorite social media platforms. Be sure to tag us at @naamnw!