UPCOMING EVENTS - Please Join Us At These Events
DATE CHANGED: DUE ABUNDANCE OF SNOW, THE OPEN HOUSE HAS BEEN MOVED TO SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14 FROM 1-4 pm. ALSO HAND MADE CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS BY SUMMERVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL FIRST. – FOURTH GRADERS WILL BE ON DISPLAY. Saturday, December 7, 1 – 4 PM. Annual Christmas Open House Candles, a holiday tradition around the world, will be celebrated in special displays and decorations at the Tuolumne Museum’s annual Christmas open house this Saturday, Dec. 7. Unusual, traditional and heirloom candlesticks, as well as candle holders from other cultures, will be part of the “Holiday Traditions” event at the Museum, which highlights a different custom or tradition each year. Community members are loaning candleholders for the special displays. The museum will be decorated for Christmas, including a large tree in the center of the main room and displays in the kitchen area, family gallery, train room and community gallery. The gift shop will be open for shoppers. Refreshments will include homemade cookies, coffee and apple cider; admission is free.
The museum, at the corner of Carter and Bay streets in Tuolumne, will be open throughout December each Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. for visitors who wish to view the holiday displays and decorations.