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Upcoming Events


2012 FALL EVENTS SCHEDULE

Saturday, Nov. 10, 10AM-noon
First Unitarian Church of Oakland Tour
Explore the 1891 Richardsonian Romanesque First Unitarian Church of Oakland with tour leaders Stefan Schneider, Bob Crowe, and OHA board member, Kathryn Hughes.
Advance Registration Required. $20 OHA members, $25 General Admission. 
Registration and additional details available at: http://ohatour-november2012.eventbrite.com/ 

Thursday, Nov. 15, 7-8:30PM 
OHA Annual Membership Meeting and Authors of Oakland Book Signing Event
Loction: First Christian Church Fellowship Hall, 111 Fairmount Ave., Oakland; Parking lot located off 29th Street.
Light refreshments will be served.  OHA members and friends are invited - all are welcome!
Suggested donation: $10 
Please RSVP to info@oaklandheritage.org or 510-763-9218. 
Oakland Authors will include: 

  • Annalee Allen
  • Gillian Bagwell
  • Serena Bartlett
  • Joanne Devereaux
  • Dennis Evanosky
  • Inge Horton
  • Amelia Marshall
  • Margaretta Mitchell
  • Garrett Murphy
  • Ruben Llamas
  • Jeff Norman
  • Judith Offer
  • Therese Poletti
  • Ishmael Reed
  • Tennessee Reed
  • Richard Schwartz
  • Laurence Shoup
  • Matt Werner 

Saturday, Dec. 8, 10AM-noon
Urban Legend Wine Cellars Tour
Meet Urban Legend Cellars owner, Steve Shaffer, who will speak about the appeal of locating his winery in one of Oakland's historic industrial spaces.  Ed Fernandez, the architect who designed the warehouse renovation, will talk about the unique challenges and opportunities offered by this adaptive use project. I
ncludes wine tasting.
Advance Registration Required. $20 OHA members, $25 General Admission.
Registration and additional details available at: 
http://ohatour-december2012.eventbrite.com/ 

Saturday, Jan. 12, 10AM-noon
Robert Howden & Sons Tile Showroom Tour and Brunch
OHA presents an special tour of the Howden & Sons Tile Showroom with owner, Dan Fichte. He will speak about the building's history, dazzling decorative tile and efforts to care for this unique local architectural treasure.
Registration restricted to 40 participants. Advance Registration Required. $30 OHA members, $35 General Admission. Registration and additional details available at: 
http://ohatour-january2013.eventbrite.com/ 

Thursday, Jan. 17, 7-8:30PM 
Neon Works Factory Lecture and Demonstration
Visit a local neon factory with OHA to see new signs being built and discover a vintage neon sign collection! This very special event will include a lecture and glass bending demonstration by shop owner Jim Rizzo.
Registration restricted to 40 participants. Advance Registration Required. $20 OHA members, $25 General Admission. Registration and additional details available at:
http://ohalecture-january2013.eventbrite.com/


 


For information about events, please call the OHA office at 510-763-9218 or email info@oaklandheritage.org.