McHenry Museum

Family and Educational Events

Second Saturday Series
Free Public Local History Presentations

December 10, 2016 - Stanislaus Indian Wars Part 2: 1835-1849. Presented by Bill Bucknam
January 14, 2017 - The Gold Rush in the Foothills. Presented by Patrick James
February 11, 2017 - The Wood Colony of Modesto. Presented by Alan & Linda Cover

Place: McHenry Museum
1402 I Street, Modesto , CA
Lower Auditorium

Time: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

McHenry Museum Calendar

McHenry Museum & Historical Society
Board Meetings: Fourth Tuesday each month. Noon in the Museum Auditorium

Show your appreciation of the past and of the people who pioneered our unique area by becoming a volunteer docent at the McHenry Museum. Docents answer phones, greet visitors, and give tours of the historic museum on an on-going basis. Individuals interested in becoming a docent should be friendly, interested in history, attend training sessions, commit to volunteering for one year, and be at least 18 years of age. Flexible scheduling is available 12 and 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Please call 577-5235 for more information or to RSVP.

Events For Children


Scenes from Dickens Faire!




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