2024

2nd Saturday Programs

and  Events Page

Saturday

January 13th, 2024

1 PM

Witnessing History

Carl Howell served as a Naval Aide to the President for three of our Presidents: Kennedy, Johnson and Nixon.  Carl recounts his adventures. This is not a political film. 

John Newcombe is a local filmmaker. In addition to showing his film, John will recount his experience interviewing Carl Howell at his home in  Shadow Hills.

Saturday

February 10th, 2024

1 PM

Street Names

If you've ever been curious about how those Valley streets came by their unusual names, this talk is for you.

Mark Tapio Kines started investigating the origins of street names across Los Angeles County in 2020 as a labor of love. To date, he has completed write-ups for over 1,700 streets for his project, aptly titled L.A. Street Names.

Saturday

March 9th, 2024

1 PM

Weird Tujunga

Lots of weird stuff you probably did not know about Tujunga — the name, alien abductions, the first hippie and a train crash.  Historian and author, Mike Lawler, returns to Bolton Hall Museum with stories to tell about the crazy, spooky and interesting tales about our town. 

Saturday

April 13th, 2024

1 PM

Saturday

May 11th, 2024

1 PM

The Association

Russ Giguere, one of the original members of The Association, joins us to tell about the group, their history and very interesting stories of how this iconic singing group was so successful. 

Saturday

June 8th, 2024

1 PM

Our 3 Homes and Preservation

It takes a whole lot of research to nominate a home for Historic Cultural Monument status.  Charles Fisher is just the man to do this.  Charles has successfully nominated and obtained HCM for over 100 locations. He will give us the history of our 3 homes currently nominated for HCM status and the process to obtain HCM status.

Saturday

Sept 14th, 2024

1 PM

Saturday

October 12th, 2024

1 PM

Craig’s Colorful Collection

Craig Durst returns with one of his (always interesting) programs.  Craig will bring in his collection of captivating clutter and explain the historical significance of each piece.

Saturday

November 9th, 2024

1 PM

No 2nd Saturday programs in July or August.

Text Box: Check back to see what we have planned  for September, October and November 2024.