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Dinner Meeting When: Thursday April 5, 2018                                                                      Time: 6:30 Dinner, 7:30 Program Where: Veterans Hall 100 East St, Auburn Cost: $16 per person.                                 Menu: Glazed Ham, Scalloped Potatoes, Roasted Vegetables, Salad, and Dessert. Catered by Lisa Bloom of “A Window Opened”. Program:  Co-author Art Sommers will speak.about his book “Railroads of Placer County”. Mail Check to: PCHS c/o Jane Hamilton 1871 Crockett Road, Auburn, CA   95603. (530) 885-7839 or DO NOT BRING ALCOHOL. County directives prohibit it and we can't get liability coverage.
 Always a good choice to visit a local museum of your choice .
A complete calendar of events is published on the last page of The Placer. Click here to read the current edition.
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.
Society Book Sale.                  Do not miss out. Limited quantities.