Our General Meeting is held the third Monday of each month at 6:30 PM. On months when we have special events, the scheduled meeting day and time may be changed so please check our schedule. Presently, we have been meeting at the Presbyterian Church at 8153 Elk Grove Boulevard #50, Elk Grove, California 95758. (Its located approximately across from the “Falls.” – Exit on to Big Horn and its the building behind the Chevron Station.) The meetings can be at various locations, so please check your newsletter, the web site or Facebook page for more information.
Our general meeting speakers for 2018 will be:
January 15 – Dennis Buscher – “Franklin” – He will discuss the history and residents of the town of Franklin
February 19 – Kevin Knauss – In 2015 Folsom Lake was drained due to record low water levels and many Gold Rush era sites were exposed. Kevin Knauss, author of “Hidden History Beneath Folsom Lake – Hiking Across a Dry Lake Bed in Time of Drought,” captured numerous photographs of the remnants of the gold rush in the region.
March 19 – Roberta Tanner – “Not History – But Her Story” She has a collection of women’s hats worn from 1890 t0 2010 and has a story for each.
April 16 – Chaw Se – “The Miwok” – He will tell the story and history of the American Indian Miwok tribes in our area.
May 21 – TBA
June 18 – TBA
July 16 – No General Meeting – Summer break
August 20 – No General Meeting – Summer break
September 17 – TBA
October 15 – TBA
November 19 – Elections held at Old Town Creations, 8717 Elk Grove Boulevard, Elk Grove, CA 95624
December 17 – No General Meeting – Old Fashion Christmas