OPEN!

OPEN!

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  The Board is happy to announce that the Alameda Museum will be opening the doors again. Come explore what new objects have been put on display in the exhibit space, or have a second look at some old favorites. Visit our gift shop and explore the multitude of gently used curated objects that have been waiting for a new home. (As always, Cash or Check only). For now we will open only on weekends, excluding holidays (i.e. closed July 4 (Independence Day). Father's Day (June 20) opening is currently to be decided). Saturday: 11 am - 4 pm Sunday: 1:30 pm - 4 pm All official mandates need to be followed, which within the City and County of Alameda, means, for now, masks will be required, and handsanitizer will…
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Behind The Scenes Temporary Exhibit popped up

Behind The Scenes Temporary Exhibit popped up

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Behind The Scenes...What's in the warehouse - Spring 2021. Admittedly, we didn't have a theme to build an exhibit for, but we do want to show our museum collection, even though we are still closed, so what to do? We made a 'Behind the Scenes...what's in the warehouse - Spring 2021' Exhibit in the Window Space of the Alameda Museum, 2324 Alameda Ave., from February 15 to May 15, 2021. The exhibit is showing some of the objects that are not normally on display in the museum. Some of these objects were donated a long time ago, but don't fit in with the permanent displays; some of these are newly donated objects; some of these are objects that will not be added to the permanent collection. (Even included a few…
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2021 – New Year, New Board

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On January 16, 2021, newly elected and returning Board Members met for the first quarterly meeting of 2021...of course using remote meeting software. The 2021 Board of Directors consists of: Valerie Turpen (president), Myrna van Lunteren (vice-president), Ron Mooney (secretary), Lynn Houlihan (treasurer), and directors (in alphabetical  order:) Melissa Hagaman, Zhidong Hao, Ashok Katdare, Melissa Marchi, Robert Matz, Rasheed Shabazz. The docent coordinator is Jean Graubart. Curator George Gunn is currently on a leave of absence, since the museum remains closed. With thanks to all members who send in their ballots, and the League of Women Voters of Alameda, who handled the official counting of votes.    
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