Memorial day events


 

Historic Downtown Pomona Walking Tour

Next one, June 11 -- 3:00 pm • $10

 

 
Join us on the second Saturday of the month (except December) for a stroll around Pomona's historic downtown. Learn about the architecture and some of the characters who helped build Pomona into what it is today.

Tours begin at 3:00 pm and start at the DPOA offices at 119 W 2nd St, Pomona, CA 91766. Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes. The tours should last between 45 minutes and one hour and will cover a little over a mile. $20 donation.

Space is limited. To reserve a spot on our tours, emailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 


Help Us celebrate our 100th Anniversary all Year Long.
Below is a schedule of our events for 2016

 

Please note: All dates are tentative. As of this date the March 12 Baked Potato Bar dinner has been postponed. The dedication of the plaque for Japanese Internees housed at the Fairgrounds will take place in October--Watch for additional information.

 


 

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The Historical Society of Pomona Valley, Inc. was organized on March 2, 1916 in the committee room of the Pomona Public Library with a charter membership of 28.  The society is approaching its 100th year celebration. The organization came as a result of the vision and inspiration of Mrs. J.W. Wilkinson, who recognized the importance of the history connected with the lives of the early settlers of this valley and the distressing lack of recorded data concerning these people. Miss Sarah Jacobus, the Librarian, was the driving force behind the creation of the Society... read more.