Press Release

Eureka's 150th Anniversary Wraps up with Time Capsule at Morris Graves

Service will elaborate on the items received so far for inclusion in the copper Time Capsule which was manufactured specifically for this purpose by O & M Industries and donated to the City. Suggested items may be letters by children to themselves about their lives in Eureka now, programs from important events this year, or anything else deemed small enough, flat enough and a good representation of 2006, to the Clarke Historical Museum, Tuesday through Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., or the Mayor’s office, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

·        Eureka’s 150th Anniversary Closing  Ceremony, Morris Graves Museum of Art, 636 F Street: Saturday, December 2, 2006, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., (an Arts Alive evening!)

 ·        Eureka’s Great Dates panels – 15 panels, one for each decade, depicting the history of Eureka with important dates and photographs, 2nd Floor, City Hall, 531 K St, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 ·        Oil paintings Ki-we-lah-tah, by Stephen Shaw, which is on loan from the Clarke Historical Museum, and Eureka Waterfront 1854, by Juan Buckingham Wandesforde, which is on loan from the City of Eureka, are in the Homer Balanbais Gallery at the Morris Graves Museum of Art through the end of the year.



Please call 268-1976 or email for more information.