OAKLAND HERITAGE ALLIANCE
2015 Spring Lectures and Building Tours
Advance ticket purchases are available on Eventbrite.
REMEMBER: if you join OHA or renew your membership on the day of an event ($45 individual, $65 family), you receive a $10 discount on the event admission (that is, a free lecture/presentation or half price for a reserved tour!)
Your donations support the work of Oakland Heritage Alliance, a non-profit preservation organization!
Saturday, April 11, 2015 | 10am - noon | Tour
Swan’s Way: Swan’s Market in Old Oakland
With Michael Coleman, Swan’s co-housing group; Peter Waller, of project architects Pyatok Architects; and preservation architect Alan Dreyfuss, of Wiss, Janney, Eltsner, Inc.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 7pm - 8:30pm | Presentation
Great Nature: The Art and Life of Chiura Obata
Kimi Kodani Hill, Obata family historian, presents stories and images from her grandfather’s rich artistic legacy and life.
Chapel of the Chimes, 4499 Piedmont Ave. • $10 OHA members, $15 general.
Saturday, May 9, 2015 | 10am - noon | Tour
Center for History & Culture in Hayward: East Bay History Archived and Retold
Visit this rich resource at its prominent location, and learn about the collections!
Thursday, June 18, 2015 | 7pm - 8:30pm | Presentation and Tour
Presidential Yacht Potomac: F.D.R.’s “Floating White House”
A fascinating look at the storied river getaway used by FDR, with Steve Teel. After the talk, tour the yacht in small groups led by USS Potomac docents. (Tickets limited! Reserve now!) • $20 OHA members, $25 general
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