Tagged: History Happy Hour

History Happy Hour: What is Climate Change?

 
4/20/18
 
 
Ainsley House

Join scientists Stephen Po-Chedley from the Lawrence Livermore Lab and Andrea Fassbender from the Monterey Bay Aquarium, as they represent a non-partisan group called Climate Voices. Climate Voices, brings scientists and communities together. Po-Chedley and Fassbender will discuss what exactly Climate Change is and how is it affecting our society.

Interfaith Panel Discussion on Religion and Extremism

 
9/30/16
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

Speakers from five different faiths: Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist will discuss how the various forms of fundamentalism and extremism pose a problem in all religious traditions and communities.

History Happy Hour: Once Upon A Crime

 
5/19/17
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

Join the museum and fellow true crime enthusiasts for a discussion with Once Upon A Time podcaster, Esther Ludlow, about fascinating stories about true crime.

HIstory Happy Hour: Larry Hancock, Opera San Jose

 
6/10/16
 
 
Ainsley House

Come Sip, Snack and Socialize as we enjoy an evening of discussuion and performance with Larry Hancock, General Director of Opera San Jose. Mr. Hancock is back to discuss his 2016-2017 season and is bringing a talented singer in residence...

History Happy Hour: The Occupation of Catalina Island

 
5/18/18
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

On January 2, 1864, eighty enlisted men under the command of Captain West occupied Catalina Island and forced the evacuation of its residents. By the end of the year, they were gone as quickly as they had arrived, leaving only their barracks behind. But why?

History Happy Hour: Football & Technology

 
1/27/17
 
 
Ainsley House

January's History Happy Hour is “Football and Technology: The Essence of the Bay Area” with speaker, Ted Atlas.

Ted Atlas will discuss the two parallel timelines: history of technology in the area and the history of football. The two...

History Happy Hour: The History of the Universe

 
4/1/16
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

Join us for April's History Happy Hour featuring Stanford Astrophysicist, Dr. Phil Marshall as he discusses the History of the Universe. We'll have your wine ready!

Tickets are $15 per person. Admission includes drinks, snacks and self-guided tour of the Ainsley House - Campbell's historic house museum.

History Happy Hour: History of the Ohlone

 
2/16/18
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

Lecturer and ethnohistorian Alan Leventhal will discuss the history of the Ohlone in the Bay Area at our first History Happy Hour of 2018! Leventhal will also discuss significant events in Ohlone timeline including the current struggle for tribal recognition from the government.

History Happy Hour: The September Boys

 
7/22/16
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

In September 1917 over 200 men from Santa Clara County were drafted to fight in WWI. By September 1918, these men were part of the largest American Campaign in history - the attacks in Meuse-Argonne, France. Join us as historian,...

History Happy Hour: Larry Hancock of Opera San Jose

 
6/26/15
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

The Campbell Historical Museum and Ainsley House presents History Happy Hour! Tonight, we'll hear from Opera San Jose's General Director, Larry Hancock, who will speak on the history of the company and take us through the choices a director must make in selecting composers, talent, costuming, and more. Admission is $15 per person and includes snacks and two drink tickets. Ages 21 and older. Register now online.

History Happy Hour: Mt. Umunhum + Almaden Air Force Station

 
3/24/17
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

Come hear lecturer, Basim Jaber, tell the amazing history of this Bay Area landmark. Basim has researched the history and geography of Mt. Umunhum and the Almaden Air Force Station since 2006. This program is intended for those ages 21+

History Happy Hour: Prohibition

 
5/13/16
 
$10/$15
 
Ainsley House

Join the Campbell Historical Museum and local history buffs for their monthly History Happy Hour in May. May's event features a discussion about Prohibition and how it affected Santa Clara County and the SF Bay Area.

History Happy Hour: On the Trail of the Campbells

 
3/23/18
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

March's History Happy Hour will follow Benjamin Campbell and many other members of the Campbell family during their 1846 westward migration into Santa Clara Valley. Historian and museum staff-member, Barney Terrell, will explore the family's journey and highlight the legacy...

History Happy Hour: Campbell's Rails w/Mike Kotowski

 
10/21/16
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

October's History Happy Hour at the Ainsley House features Michael F. Kotowski as he takes listeners on a 139-year historic trip from the first train enter Campbell. This lecture will also explore how Campbell got its name, got its fame,...

History Happy Hour: Interfaith Religion Panel

 
6/24/16
 
$15
 
Ainsley House

June's History Happy Hour at the Ainsley House features an interfaith religion panel that will discuss social identity and religious extremism.

Tickets are $15 per person. Admission includes drinks, snacks and self-guided tour of the Ainsley House - Campbell's historic house museum.