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Ventura County Garden Club November Event

Ventura County Garden Club November Event

The Ventura County Garden Club’s next event will be on Wednesday, November 7th (2018) at the Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum, 720 Las Posas Road, Camarillo.   This will be a one-hour docent-led walking tour of the museum and gardens.  The museum features collections, artifacts and antiques from pioneer days in Ventura County, during the late […]

Living History Day | Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum

Living History Day | Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum

Sunday, May 20 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM A fun time for the whole family!  The day includes members dressed in period costumes and hands-on activities for children (of all ages) such as making butter, tortillas and yarn dolls, and panning for gold.  This event is open to the public without charge. Pleasant Valley Historical […]

“Hello” Pleasant Valley Historical Society adds Bill Doctorman’s Phone Collection to Museum

“Hello” Pleasant Valley Historical Society adds Bill Doctorman’s Phone Collection to Museum

Bill Doctorman, who recently died at the age of 89, had an extensive collection of historic phones. He willed that collection to the Pleasant Valley Historical Society (PVHS).  Receipts found for phones that were purchased in his home state of Illinois indicate that he had been accumulating them for most of his lifetime.  The PVHS […]

Camarillo: Stan Daily Essay Scholarship

Camarillo: Stan Daily Essay Scholarship

The scholarship is offered to students living in the Pleasant Valley who write an original research paper on local history. An award of $500 will be made to the student, 18 or younger, who produces the best piece. The subject can be a biography or an article about an early family narrative, early industry, location […]

New Exhibit at Pleasant Valley Historical Museum

New Exhibit at Pleasant Valley Historical Museum

The Pleasant Valley Historical Society & Museum has received a working tractor to be part of their permanent display.  Lou Oliver of Camarillo and a member of the Topa Topa Flywheelers Tractor Club has given his fully restored 1952 Allis-Chalmers WD row crop tractor to the Museum. “Allis,” as she is called, was purchased new […]

Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum presents — Living History Day

Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum presents  — Living History Day

Sunday, ambulance May 15 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM A fun time for the whole family!  The day includes members dressed in period costumes and hands-on activities for children (of all ages) such as making butter, tortillas and yarn dolls, and panning for gold.  This event is open to the public without charge.   Pleasant […]

Pleasant Valley Historical Society: Persevering Our Past — Come and See!

Pleasant Valley Historical Society: Persevering Our Past — Come and See!

Come to the Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum to see some unique local folk art. They’re original produce crate labels depicting early American art.   The Museum is open to the public without charge on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 – 4 PM, located at 720 North Las Posas Road, Camarillo, 93010. _______________________________________ Get Citizensjournal.us […]

Discover the Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum

Discover the Pleasant Valley Historical Society Museum

Where can you see the original pulpit from Springville’s “Church of the Little Flock of Regular Baptists,” along with a hand-crafted replica of the church by W.P. Daily? At the Pleasant Valley Historical Society’s Museum, 720 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, 93010. Free admission. Open Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 PM. Visit them on […]