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Calendar Items August 15-16, 8th annual Heritage Trail celebration Pie Contest..You too can be the first pie maker on your block to enter. Click here for the 2015 Pie Contest Entry form.To speed the process call 530 889-6500 now, Placer County Historical Society Dinner Meeting When: October 1                                                                         Time: 6:30 Dinner, 7:30 Program Where: Auburn Veterans Hall 100 East St, Auburn                                      Cost: $15 per person Mail Check to: PCHS, c/o Bet-ty Samson 8780 Baxter Grade Road, Auburn, CA 95603 * DO NOT BRING ALCOHOL. County directives prohibit it and we can't get liability coverage. Auburn Depot – site of The Gold Rush Museum  Click here to read about this local project in the May-June edition of The Placer. A complete calendar of events is published on the last page The Placer.  Click here to jump to the current edition of The Placer. Old Town Walking Tours -- 10 am every Saturday, Historic Courthouse, 101 Maple St., Auburn. Lasts about an hour. (530) 888-6500.
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Here's your opportunity to be part of a great group. We have been around more than a century. Join us iadventure of going through the sluice book of time. Discover those historical golden nuggets to pass on to future generations. Our purpose is to promote interest in the history of Placer County. We discover, collect and make accessible historical facts. We mark places of historical interest and sponsor the Placer County Museum. Keep checking back and explore as our website grows. We welcome suggestions and submissions. For as little as $10 a year you can join us. Click for application.