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Friday Oct 24 - Jim Lawrenz Memorial Golf Tournament, Chardonnay Golf Club
Friday Nov 7 - Serigrafia Exhibition Gala opening 6-8
Tuesday Dec 2 - Merriment on Main, Onion Soup and Gallery Open House
Sunday Jan 4, 2015 - Serigrafia Exhibition Final Gallery Day 1-4:30
Friday June 20 - Celebrate Solano! Art Show Opening Gala 6-8
Saturday June 7 - Dinner at the Dump Fundriaser
Recology Recycling Center, 302 N. 1st. St. Dixon 6-10
Febrary 21, 2014 - In Her Shoes, Women Who Walked West 1841-1865
Gallery Exhibition Members preview 6-8pm
Febrary 22, 2014 - In Her Shoes Public Exhibition Opening 1pm
Febrary 22, 2014 - Dinner for Eight at the Buck Estate 6-10PM
Tuesday, December 3, 2013, 6-8pm Merriment on Main Onion Soup Party
A long standing tradition continues with members of the Museum Guild preparing and serving free cups of onion soup in honor of Luzena Stanley Wilson's record of her first Christmas dinner party held in Vacaville in 1853/54. Carriage rides from the Museum to downtown Vacaville are also offered free of charge as part of the community Merriment on Main festivities. The Museum gallery is open at no charge as well.
Saturday, December 14, 2013, 10am-3pm Yuletide Traditions Home Tour
Tickets go on sale November 1
Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 6-8pm Opportunity House Thrift Store
Shop for treasures, DIY projects for holiday gifting, or just for fun! Sales proceeds on this evening event at the Peabody Road thrift store benefit Vacaville Museum and Opportunity House. Find the perfect items to re-purpose, upcycle or re-use.
August 8, 2013 - 29th Annual Children's Party
"Fiesta Feliz at the Museum"
Presented by the Vacaville Museum Guild, Sponsored by Vacaville Fire Fighters IAFF Local #3501
Featuring : Mother Goose, Mr. Pickle, Kelly the Clown, Police and Fire Department Vehicles and Personnel, 4 H Petting Zoo and Science Booth, Round Table "Wheel of Fortune", Recology Recycling Activities, Crafts, Popcorn, Hot Dog Lunch, AND MORE. BRING YOUR OWN BAG.
Tickets go on sale July 10, $3 per person. Advance tickets sales only, no tickets at the door. Typically tickets sell out early, check for availability. Children must be accompanied by an adult. At least 1 adult per 5 children. Activities designed for ages 3-9. Scholarships available, apply at the Museum.