History Slam!

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History Slam!

April 29, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Like history? Know more than your average bear?

Join us for our first ever “History Slam”! It will be a fun and engaging opportunity to explore the rich and unique history of the Monterey Bay area. Visitors can listen to the presentations for free!

Sunday, April 29, 2018

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Monterey Peninsula Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League Hall

424 Adams St, Monterey, CA 93940

Groups or individuals will be presenting a 10-15 minute talk or video about Monterey County history across six categories: women, agriculture, fishing, culture, bandits, and science.


Cash awards will be given at the end of the day to the best, most creative, and informative presentations!  The National Steinbeck Center is currently accepting submissions for the “History Slam.” The deadline to submit presentations is April 18, 2018. To submit a presentation, please email susan@steinbeck.org or call 831.775.4721 for more information!

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