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Kristen Fuller

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MoonFest – Community Celebration October 15

Los Altos, CA - MoonFest, inspired by the Mid-Autumn Festival and Lantern Festival celebrated in many Asian countries, returns to the Los Altos History Museum on Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. This beloved children’s holiday is traditionally held on the 15th day of the eighth month in the East Asian lunar calendar (September 15 this year). But the…
October 6, 2016

Ikebana flower show & demo draws over 700

Katsuko Thielke and her students provided a 2-day flower show with live demonstrations before standing-room only audiences at the Los Altos Library. Illustrating the traditional art of Japanese flower design, the program ties to the Museum's exhibit, Spirits Return: Cultural Traditions Keeping Memories Alive. (more…)
March 24, 2016
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Catch The Spirit – the holidays are coming!

A Community Event Wednesday, November 18, 2015, noon to 4pm The Los Altos History Museum invites the community and beyond to start this year’s holiday season with “Catch the Spirit.” The J. Gilbert Smith History House will be decked out with holiday decorations reminiscent of the 1930’s. Tasty treats will be serviced on the spacious front porch and pianist, Carole…
October 15, 2015