Become a Volunteer at Peña Adobe Park! Lean more on Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 11am - 2pm

Saturday, February 02, 2019
11:00pm to 2:00pm

The Peña Adobe Historical Society in Vacaville needs volunteers to teach visitors about Vacaville’s local history.  The Peña Adobe Historical Society was established in 2004, staffed by volunteers, this nonprofit organization is committed to preserving the Peña Adobe, located next to Lagoon Valley Park, and providing educational and cultural events to the community.

An open house meeting is scheduled from 11:00 to 2:00 Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Peña Adobe Park located just off Interstate 80 at Peña Adobe Road.  The center of attraction at the 1 1/2 acre historic park is the oldest, fully restored structure in Solano County, the Peña Adobe, California historical landmark #534 and the former home of the Peña family.  The Peña family together with the Vaca family were amoung the first settlers to arrive in Solano County in 1841. The Peña Adobe Historical Society opens the adobe and museum to park visitors the first Saturday of the month.  The park also includes the Mowers-Goheen Museum, the Willis Linn Jepson Memorial Gardens, Indian Council Ground and picnic facilities.  The Adobe and Museum will be open to the public during the meeting for tours.  This event is free!

Location:

The park is located at 4966 Pena Adobe Road just off of Interstate 80, adjacent to Lagoon Valley Regional Park in Vacaville.

Contact Info:

The Peña Adobe Historical Society
(707) 447-0518
www.penaadobe.org

The Peña Adobe Historicaly Society recruits and trains new volunteer members each year to share their love of Vacaville’s cultural history through guided tours, student field trips, the summer camp program, and other outreach activities. Volunteers are asked to commit to 10 hours a year at the park and abide by the City of Vacaville rules and regulations.  If you are eager to learn and share your knowledge of Vacaville’s history, join us on Saturday, February 2nd and become a member of the Peña Adobe Historical Society!