Program and Exhibit to honor Richmond and El Cerrito Nurseries
Friday, October 2, 2009 at 5pm at the Open House Senior Center in El Cerrito
The El Cerrito Historical Society will host a program and exhibition honoring the pioneer Japanese families who settled in West Contra Costa County and built a flower-growing industry that thrived through most of the 20th century.The exhibit is "Remembering Our Local Japanese Heritage," which opens with a reception and program at 5 p.m. at the Open House Senior Center, 6500 Stockton Ave, El Cerrito, behind the El Cerrito Library. NJAHS is co-presenting this exhibit! The exhibit will be on display through November 20, 2009. Call 510-559-7677 for more info. Click here to read more.