NEWS & EVENTS
South County Historical Society Newsletter
Did you know that our Newsletter is available on line?
The Heritage Press for the latest issue.
Click Here to Read the Heritage Press
Summer Theatre is Here!
South County Historical Society opens its
7th season of Summer Historic Theatre on Saturday, June 24th with a
Readers Theatre production of
LETTERS FROM HOME - Keeping Him Close
Arroyo Grande at the End of World War I
In 1918, World War I continued to rage in Europe while the deadly
Spanish Influenza spread around the world unchecked. A collection of
letters from family and friends, written to a local boy, Private Edgar
Y. Edmands, creates a personal vision of those days, and of daily life
in the little town of Arroyo Grande.
Performances of the one-hour show begin Saturday, June 24th at 2PM, and
run every Saturday through July 22nd. All performances at the IOOF Hall
128 Bridge Street (x from McLintocks in Arroyo Grande). FREE! Doors open
COMING IN AUGUST: DUNE CHILD - My Life Begins
Writer Ella Thorpe Ellis' experience growing up as the youngest Dunite,
in the artist colony of Moy Mell in the Oceano Dunes.
This year's 35th Antique Show and Sale
was a huge success! Thank you to everyone who participated and
Click Here for photos!
for photos from the 2015 - 34th Antique Show!
for photos from the 2014 - 33rd Antique Show!