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Celebration of life – GKHS founder Jack Becvar
July 10 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Jack Becvar was the Greater Kent Historical Society’s first president and was an advocate and promoter of the society and museum. He also led the effort to incorporate as a non-profit organization in 1993 and began the tasks of fundraising and building a museum. He remained as president from 1992-1996. Jack then became the first executive director of the museum. He worked tirelessly over many long hours, leading in the formation of the society, developing its mission and strategy, developing a relationship with the city and creating a legacy that will continue for generations to come.
Please join the Greater Kent Historical Society in celebrating Jack Becvar’s life and dedication. At the Kent Historical Museum, 855 E Smith Street, Kent.