We aren't open yet, but we will be soon! On this page you will see plans for our new museum and a timeline for its anticipated opening. Check here for regular updates.
Latest update, as of October 30: The reconstruction of the old building is almost done. The celebration for the opening of the library is scheduled for Saturday, November 23! We are part of that celebration and plan to conduct tours of the new History Center on that day. Please join us By the way, the new name for the building is The Nancy Fahden House. Nancy Fahden was the first woman supervisor in CC County, and she used this building as her office for a time. It seemed a fitting tribute to honor Nancy as one of the "firsts" in our county.
The new ESHS museum will be housed in the old Community building, located behind the library. The entrance to the museum will be at the far right of the building. We are nicely situated in the new community park, and will have ready access to the park space to hold society events.
Below is a rough floor plan of the building, showing the proposed museum space in orange. The green space will be a storage space to be shared with the Friends of the Library.
One of the rooms that will be used by the Historical Society. The work is almost done, and we are hoping to move in some time in late October, 2019.