Alpine County Historical Society, Museum plan events |

Alpine County Historical Society, Museum plan events

Staff reports

The Alpine County Historical Society and Alpine County Museum are sponsoring various events this month and next.

On Thursday, Oct. 19, the general meeting of the historical society will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the museum in Markleeville. A slide show on California missions will be presented by museum director Dick Edwards. Refreshments are planned.

The museum’s annual community get-together will be held Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 21 and 22, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be sales of books, posters and T-shirts and free cider and cookies.

The historical society’s annual membership meeting and election of new board members will be held Wednesday, Nov. 15, 6:30 p.m., at the museum. A presentation of the DeAnza Trail will be given by Dr. Jim Parsons. Desserts will be served.