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Kristen Fuller

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Los Altos History Museum welcomes Seaweed, Salmon and Manzanita Cider: A California Indian Feast Exhibition

Los Altos, CA – Filled with historic and contemporary photographs, baskets and other artifacts, food specimens, memoirs, and recipes, Seaweed, Salmon, and Manzanita Cider: A California Indian Feast is a new statewide traveling exhibition from the Grace Hudson Museum and Exhibit Envoy.  The exhibit, which opens at the Los Altos History Museum on January 12, 2017 and runs through April…
November 15, 2016
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Special Holiday Treat — Raggedy Ann and Andy come to the Los Altos History Museum

Smith Gallery: November 11, 2016 through February 26, 2017 Thurs-Sun, Noon-4pm Los Altos, CA – During this year’s holiday season, the Los Altos History Museum welcomes Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy to the Smith Gallery located upstairs in the J. Gilbert Smith House. The exhibit tells the history of Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy showcasing over 60 dolls adopted by…
November 10, 2016
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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
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May 7th Geschke Garden Gala to benefit the Museum

  Enjoy a rare glimpse of the gardens of one of the most elegant homes in old Los Altos. May 7, 2016, 4:30-7:30pm, 220 University Avenue. Plein air artists, chamber music, gourmet appetizers, premier wine tasting and garden boutique.Continue Reading May 7th Geschke Garden Gala to benefit the Museum
April 13, 2016
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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.Continue Reading Ikebana flower show & demo draws over 700
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