March 14 at 7:00 pm “Call Me Ms” - Diablo Valley College professor Melissa Jacobsen will talk about the women’s movement in the sixties.
Veterans Memorial Building, 400 Hartz Ave, Danville. Admission is free.
Saturday Programs at the Museum
Feb. 23 at 10:30 am SIXTIES -STORIES Schools in Crisis
As the valley’s population exploded and a new unified School Board tried innovations, School Board meetings became the best show in town, often held at the high school gym to accommodate the crowds.
March 23 at 10:30 am SIXTIES STORIES I-680 Changed Everything
The old highway was bumper to bumper and a new freeway was planned. Where to put it? How to save heritage oaks from the off ramp construction? Residents from the sixties are invited to tell their stories of before and after the freeway arrived.