Schedule of Events

The 2017 Annual Meeting will take place June 22-24 at the Best Western Plus Orchid Suites located in Roseville, CA. Complete event or single-day registration fees include workshops, museums/gallery entrance, Keynote Luncheon and Awards Luncheon. See event activities below for specific details. 
*Schedule subject to change.

Thursday, June 22, 2017*

12:00pm-1:30pm:  RVP Meeting, Best Western
1:30 - 3:00 Executive Committee/Board Meeting
Afternoon: On your own - Local Tours: Carnegie Library Museum @ 3:30pm in Historic Roseville
3:30pm-5:30pm:  Registration, Best Western Plus
6:00pm: Opening Reception and Social Hour, Best Western Plus Courtyard. Dinner on your own

Friday, June 23, 2017*

7:45am-8:45am: Complimentary Breakfast, Best Western Plus

9:00am-10:00am: Workshops Session One, Best Western Plus
          Track One: Marketing & Social Media presented by Christina Richter, president of the Roseville Historical Society
          Track Two: Origins: The Placer County Museums & The Heritage Trail presented by Ralph Gibson, Placer County Museums administrator
10:15am-11:15am: Workshops Session Two, Best Western Plus
          Track One: A Day at a 1855 Medical Museum presented by Rod Moser, curator/president of the Gold Country Medical History Museum 
          Track Two: Producing Digital Videos for Historical Societies & Museums presented by Bill George, film producer 
Noon: Luncheon and Keynote Speaker, Sienna Restaurant-Roseville, 1480 Eureka Rd. (916) 771-4700/ Matías Bombal, famed film historian

2:00pm-3:15pm: Maidu Indian Museum and Historic Site tour. (Car pooling recommended)

3:45pm-Evening: “Night on Vernon Street” – Local Tours/Dinner on Roseville’s Vernon Street, Old Highway 40
          3:45pm-4:45pm Tour Stop One: Roseville Telephone Museum, 106 Vernon St.: hosted by Melissa Sanders
          4:45pm-5:30pm Tour Stop Two: Blue Line Arts (Gallery), 405 Vernon St., Suite 100: hosted by Tony Natsoulas - a chance to learn about historic Northern California artists.
         6:00pm Dinner: Dinner on your own. The top Vernon Street suggestions: Japanese: Ninja Sushi and Teriyaki, 238 Vernon St. (916) 784-3441; Italian: The Place, 221 Vernon St. (916) 742-5447, American: Vernon Street Grill & Deli, 221 Vernon St. (916) 789-0145, or select from the local recommendation list. For some restaurants, advance reservations are recommended.

 Saturday, June 24, 2017*

7:45am: Complimentary Breakfast, Best Western Plus

9:00am-9:30am: Carpool to Lincoln CA (approx. 20 min.)

9:30am-10:00am: General Membership MeetingBeermann’s Downtown Plaza, 640 5th Street, Lincoln. Specific location will be determined. It will be somewhere in the general area of the Plaza.

10:00am-12:45pm: Lincoln Area Archives Museum, 6405th Street, Lincoln - 10th Annual Heritage Trail of Placer County Museums and tour presented by Lincoln Area Archives Museum
10:45am-12:45pm: “Book Fest on the Plaza” - Authors, Publishers, and other associated historical information

12:45pm-1:30pm: Panel Discussion - "The Future of History in the State of Californiapanel will be moderated by Christina Richter, Roseville Historical Society President; Buonarroti Ristorante Cino Vino Room, 460 Lincoln Blvd., Lincoln CA 95648

1:30pm: Awards Luncheon, Buonarroti Ristorante, 460 Lincoln Blvd., Lincoln CA 95648


Lincoln Area Archives Museum (left) *Beermann Plaza (center)* Buonarroti Ristorante (across 5th street to the right and west (down one block) to the traffic signal, then across Lincoln Blvd to the left on the sidewalk, 460 Lincoln Blvd.

Beermann's Plaza

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