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8th Annual Autumn at the Adobe

8th Annual Autumn at the Adobe  A grand time was had by all, that October 7th Sunday afternoon. Over 70 sipped fine wines, enjoyed delectables and learned about Concord founder Don Salvio Pacheco and his adobe--lovely site of this festive event.        ...

Volunteerism: Fivepoint

"Thank you" to volunteers from Fivepoint The Concord Historical Society wishes to express its gratitude to volunteers from Fivepoint who came out the morning of Friday, March 23, 2018, to prepare our Concord Heritage Center* for a new, steel fence. This energetic...

Annual Dinner Meeting 2018

Concord Historical Society Annual Dinner Meeting - March 15, 2018   This year's annual dinner meeting, held at the Oakhurst Country Club, was well attended and high-spirited.  Throughout the evening a series of pictures was projected showing the progress...

Event Center Information and Reservations

Planning a special event? The CHS Event Center, with garden and gazebo, is the perfect place for your wedding, celebration, or corporate event. Contact Events Coordinator Carol Longshore at (925) 785-5032 for information and reservations. CHS Event Center address:...

Christmas at the Galindo Home

  Christmas at the Galindo Home The historic Galindo Home is aglow with Christmas decor that will warm the heart. It has been open in all its finery from 1:00 to 4:00 the first three Saturdays and Sundays of December. Here's a sampling--better...

3rd Annual Auction/Dinner a success!

  Concord Historical Society 3rd Annual Auction/Dinner Fundraiser     A grand success! Some 150 CHS supporters along with 15 event sponsors topped the $60,000 mark at the year's premier fundraiser, the 3rd Annual Auction/Dinner Fundraiser held at Centre...

Car donations help CHS and Rotary

Charity Partner Program Thinking of donating a car to charity? Do have a car sitting and rusting in your driveway? Donate to clunkers4charity.org. This website is run by Clayton Valley Concord Sunrise Rotary and they will give ½ of the proceeds from the...

Concord Historical Society Campus progress

Concord Historical Society Campus progress (as of 9/17/17)   If you haven't visited the Concord Historical Society campus lately, you'll be pleasantly surprised by these photographs. There has been tremendous progress. Regular and scheduled tours of the Galindo Home...

Wine tasting at the Salvio Pacheco Adobe

Fifth Annual Wine Tasting  A most pleasant afternoon on the lovely grounds of the historic Salvio Pacheco adobe was enjoyed by all on October 17, 2017.      ...

Concord Museum and Event Center soft opening

CMEC Soft Opening was a "cool" hot event   Can you believe it?! Moved to its current site in May 2013 and here the Concord Museum and Event Center is ready for events beginning in September. Wow! Can you believe it?! Some one hundred hearty...

Gingerbread House Boutique

Ring in the sights, sounds and scents of the holiday season with the inaugural Gingerbread House Boutique at the best new venue in Concord, the Concord Museum and Event Center. Enjoy premier holiday shopping with gifts created by local artisans, artists and vendors...