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Calendar See ‘The Placer for other events and interesting articles. Click here to read the current edition or click Archive to access all editions since 2008.                                    Dinner Meeting Date: June 6, 2019 (RSVP by June 1). Time: 6:00 pm, Program to follow. Location: Veterans Memorial Hall 100 East Street, Auburn, Ca. Cost: $16 per person Menu: TBD DO NOT BRING ALCOHOL. Program  Christina Richter, the President of the Roseville Historical Society will be our guest speaker. She will be talking about the restoration of the Fiddyment property in Roseville. RSVP by June 1 to Jane Hamilton. Call 530 885- 7839 or email hamiltonjane1@me.com. Mail check to Jane at 1871 Crockett Road, Auburn, CA  95603 Heritage Trail celebrations kicks off June 15. The Sesquicentennial Celebration of the building of the Central Pacific Railroad kicks off May 4.
 Always a good choice to visit a local museum of your choice .
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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