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Volunteerism: Fivepoint

“Thank you” to volunteers from Fivepoint The Concord Historical Society wishes to express its gratitude to volunteers from Fivepoint who came out the morning of Friday, March 23, 2018, to prepare our Concord Heritage Center* for a new, steel fence. This energetic bunch under the leadership of Dennis Costanza, Fivepoint Director of Community Relations, removed the entire split-rail fence that ran around the site in under an hour! Fivepoint is an important addition to our community. It is the Master Developer for Phase One of the Concord Reuse Project, covering 500 out of the total 2,300 acres to be developed at

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Annual Dinner Meeting 2018

Concord Historical Society Annual Dinner Meeting – March 15, 2018   This year’s annual dinner meeting, held at the Oakhurst Country Club, was well attended and high-spirited.  Throughout the evening a series of pictures was projected showing the progress to date at the Concord Museum and Event Center, a topic of great interest and excitement. President Lloyd Crenna also had the pleasure of sharing a miniature proof of the seven-foot statue of Concord founder Don Salvio Pacheco that will be unveiled at Todos Santos Plaza during 150th anniversary festivities on July 4th. Once dinner and business had been addressed, we

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Spring Tea at the Galindo Home

The Concord Historical Society presents “Spring Tea at the Galindo Home” SOLD OUT The event will take place May 4, 5 and 6, with two sittings each day, 11:00 am and 2:00 pm. While all sittings are booked, you may call to inquire of any cancellations; call: Lind Higgins at (925) 682-6383. The cost is $35 per person and all proceeds support the work of the Society. Catering will once again be done by Serendipity. Come and enjoy a cup of tea, finger sandwiches, snacks and desserts, all in an historic setting. Be a part of Concord’s history. Location: 1721

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Event Center Information and Reservations

Planning a special event? The CHS Event Center, with garden and gazebo, is the perfect place for your wedding, celebration, or corporate event. Contact Events Coordinator Carol Longshore at (925) 785-5032 for information and reservations. CHS Event Center address: 1928 Clayton Road, Concord, CA (Alternate address for Google Maps use: 1721 Amador Avenue, Concord, CA)

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