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Calendar Items: [See Page 7 of ‘The Placer’ for other events] .                                    Dinner Meeting Date: Feb 7, 2019 Time: 6:30 Dinner, 7:30 Program Location: Veterans Memorial Hall 100 East Street, Auburn, Ca. Cost: $16 per person Menu: Chinese New Year Theme DO NOT BRING ALCOHOL. Program:  The Speaker is Stephen Zhou from the US China Railroad Friendship Association who will be talking about the Chinese contribution to the building of the transcontinental railroad over the Sierras. RSVP to Jane Hamilton. Mail check to Jane at 1871 Crockett Road, Auburn, CA   95603 or call 530 885-7839 or email hamiltonjane1@me.com Announcements:  Click link to read the current edition of The Placer. Click archive.to  read all editions since 2008 .  
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Historic Guided Walking Tour of Old Town Auburn - Every Saturday at 10am. Meet a Placer County Museum Docent at the Courthouse Museum 101 Maple St. Auburn for a 1 hour tour. Info 530-889-6500. Go to the Links page on this website to see the tour brochure.
Here's your opportunity to be part of a great group. We have been around more than a century. Join us in the adventure of going through the sluice book of time. Discover those historical golden nuggets to pass on to future generations. Our purpose is to promote interest in the history of Placer County. We discover, collect and make accessible historical facts. We mark places of historical interest and sponsor the Placer County Museum. Keep checking back and explore as our website grows. We welcome suggestions and submissions. For as little as $10 a year you can join us. Click for application.
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