October Monthly Program: Kennett-The Town Under Shasta Lake.
Date: Saturday October 15, 2022
Location: Riverfront Playhouse:1950 California Street, Redding, CA 96001
The Shasta Historical Society presents its October Monthly Program, Kennett-The Town Under Shasta Lake Documentary. Joinfor an exclusive viewing of Myra Buteau’s newest documentary about Kennett, a 19th century copper mining ghost town in Northern California. Fist a Wintu Native American village, then known as Backbone in the Gold Rush era, and later called Kennett when the railroad arrived, this town is now submerged 400 feet underwater in Shasta Lake. In partnership with Riverfront Playhouse and sponsored by Enjoy Magazine, join us at for guest speakers, a screening of Kennett-The Town Under Shasta Lake and a Q&A with the producer Myra Buteau. Entry is free for Shasta Historical Society members and $5 for non-members.
July Monthly Program
Date: Saturday, July 16, 2022
Location: Behrens-Eaton House
MEMBERS ONLY ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Join us this month for a members only ice cream social at the Behrens-Eaton House!. Mingle with members, load up on ice cream and take a peek around the historic Behrens-Eaton House! The Annual meeting and voting on 2022-2023 Officers will also take place! Please RSVP by calling or emailing Society Staff!
August Monthly Program
Date: Saturday, August 20, 2022 Time: 10:00am Location: Shasta Historical Society, 1449 Market St., Redding, CA Cost: Members: Free Non-Members: $5
June Monthly Program
Date: Saturday, June 18, 2022 Time: 1:30pm Location: IOOF, 1504 Market St., Redding, CA Cost: Members: Free Non-Members: $5
A History of Shasta County Beekeepers Members of the Park family, beekeepers since the 1940s, will explore the fascinating, yet often unknown, history of beekeeping in Shasta County. The presentation will tell the history of those who have built a Shasta County industry around queen bee breeding, crop pollination, bee shipping, and honey production that is prominent internationally. Explore family legacies, learn about advancements and evolution in genetics to produce an adaptable and productive bee and see how certain exterior forces have impacted bees, beekeepers, and the public.
May Monthly Program
Date: Saturday, May 21, 2022 Time: 10:00am Location: Shasta Historical Society, 1449 Market St., Redding, CA Cost: Members: Free Non-Members: $5
April Monthly Program
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2022 Time: 1:30pm Location: IOOF, 1725 Market St., Redding CA Cost: Members: Free Non-Members: $5
February Monthly Program
Topic: History of the Chamber of Commerce with Jake Mangas.
Date: Saturday- February 19, 2022 Time: 1:30 pm
Location: IOOF Hall: 1435 Butte Street Redding, CA 90001
Cost: Free for Members / $5 General Admission
Director Jake Mangas along with past and present board members will be discussing the fascinating history of the Chamber of Commerce and you won’t want to miss it!