Season of Light

On Display December 3 through December 20

December is a time when people all over the world celebrate holidays. Learn about the different customs of Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and Bodhi Day.

Discover the history and origins of the different holidays.

 

Seaweed, Salmon, and Manzanita Cider – A California Indian Feast

on display January 8 – February 28, 2015

Celebrating traditional California Indian food sources “Seaweed, Salmon and Manzanita Cider” features historic and contemporary photos, baskets and other artifacts, food specimens, memoirs, and recipes of Native American cuisine. The exhibit also showcases the extensive and sophisticated system of environmental knowledge underlying California Indian use of food resources.

Call for Artists – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

“REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE” EXHIBITION

ON DISPLAY MARCH 5 – APRIL 25, 2015

OPENING RECEPTION FRIDAY, MARCH 6, 5:00-7:00 PM

As part of our Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 18, 2015, the community is invited to contribute artwork made from recycled or reused materials for display in our “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” exhibition. Paintings, sculpture, mixed media creations, photographs of recycled products, or any other art-related objects can be loaned to the museum for display in the exhibition. Individual and group projects are welcome and children are particularly encouraged to participate.