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Upcoming Events


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!

APRIL 2015

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.



MAY 2015

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!



JUNE 2015

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


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