What's Happening at the Society


Placer County Historical Society Dinner Meetings

Next Dinner Meeting Date: Thursday, December 1, 2022
Meeting at 6:00, Dinner at 6:15, Speaker at 6:45
Speaker: Chris Enss on Iron Women - the women who helped build the railroad.

  • Chris is a Nevada City author.

  • It is all our annual raffle, this year it will not be individual items but rather several gift baskets that we will raffle off.

  • We are also presenting the Placer County History Award at this meeting - the recipient is Carmel Barry-Schweyer.

  Veterans Memorial Hall
  100 East Street, Auburn, CA
Cost: $18 per person
Menu: Chicken with a cranberry-orange glaze, mashed potatoes, veggies, salad, and dessert. Catered by Catering by Design.
Non-members always welcome – if you would like to come just for the speaker, there is no admission charge.


Please RSVP to Jane Hamilton by November 24, 2022 at:
Email: hamiltonjane1@me.com

Or send checks to: 
c/o Jane Hamilton
1871 Crockett Rd.
Auburn, Ca. 95603

Meetings 2022:

December meeting: Thursday, December 1, 2022 - Chris Enss on Iron Women - the women who helped build the railroad.

Historic Guided Walking Tour of Old Town Auburn 

Every Saturday at 10am.
Meet a Placer County Museum Docent at the Courthouse Museum for a 1 hour tour.
Placer County Courthouse, 101 Maple St., Auburn
Info 530-889-6500. 

Plaques and Monuments