We are proud to bring you an exciting lineup of programs, events and exhibits intended to engage your thinking, stimulate your creativity and encourage interaction and enjoyment among friends, family and the community. Check our calendar to see what’s coming up…And be sure to mark yours!

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Happening This Month

Date/Time Event
Oct 04, 2018 - Nov 04, 2018
12:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Smith House Exhibit | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Superstitions appearing in the J. Gilbert Smith House, noon-4pm Thursdays-Sundays, October 4 to November 4, 2018. Read more

Oct 18, 2018 - Mar 31, 2019
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Inspired by Juana: La Doña de la Frontera

Exhibit | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Appearing in the Museum’s Main Gallery, noon-4pm, Thursdays-Sundays, October 18 to March 31, 2019.   Read more

Nov 08, 2018 - Jan 06, 2019
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Presents from the Past

Smith House Exhibit |

Presents from the Past: A Look Back at Christmas Gift-Giving appearing in the J. Gilbert Smith House, noon-4pm Thursdays-Sundays, November 8 to January 6, 2019. Read more

Nov 10, 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Storytelling and Corn Husk Doll Making Workshop for Kids

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Co-curator of the Juana Briones exhibition, Perlita Dicochea will lead storytelling and a creative hands-on workshop for children to explore this doll making handicraft engaged in by North American native... Read more

Nov 14, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Catch the Spirit

Event | Los Altos History Museum, Los Altos CA

Things to Enjoy Tour the Smith House bedecked for a 1930s Christmas Schola Cantorum Silicon Valley performing holiday music at 1:00pm (Museum) Meet and mingle with local authors at the Authors Showcase... Read more

Nov 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Family Roots and Personal Identity: Genealogy Panel

Event | Los Altos Library, Los Altos, CA

A genealogy panel discussion that includes descendants of the Briones family. Learn techniques for tracing family roots. Free. Held at the Los Altos Library, Orchard Room. This program is in... Read more