Rocklin historical Society

History of Rocklin’s Chinese to be shared

During the 1870s, a post-Civil War downturn in the national economy caused widespread hardship. Rocklin’s granite industry felt the effects gradually until 1880, when all but ...

Music on the patio at Old Saint Mary's

The Rocklin Historical Society will host "music and magic on the patio" at Old Saint Mary's Church at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13. The church is at 5251 Front St. T ...

Rocklin Historical Society hosts gala fundraiser

An evening of jazz and hors d’oeuvres is coming to Rocklin, when the Rocklin Historical Society presents a gala fundraiser July 20 on the steps of Old Saint Mary’s Chap ...

Wine and jazz with Rocklin Historical Society

  Heritage will be the theme of the night at a Rocklin Historical Society fundraiser Saturday, as local singers from different generations collaborate to raise money to resto ...

Johnson named ‘Placer County Senior of the Year

Rocklin resident Gene Johnson was honored as the “Placer County Senior of the Year” last month in return for what his colleagues call countless hours of community servi ...

Reader Input: Thankful for Rocklin Historical Society

As an audience, our attentions are divided. We have more devices and entertainment options than ever before and many (myself included) have grown accustomed to multi-tasking our wa ...

Rocklin Historical Society welcomes new officers

Rocklin Historical Society members gathered for dinner and the installation of the 2013 officers Jan. 23 at the Whitney Oaks Golf Club. President Skip Gebel, right, introduces the ...

Celebrate history at annual dinner

The Rocklin Historical society will hold its Installation Dinner Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Whitney Oaks, 2305 Clubhouse Drive. Social hour begins at 6 p.m., followed by the dinner an ...

Rocklin's haunted history comes to life

The Rocklin Historical Society hosted a dramatized historical tour of the Rocklin Cemetery Saturday and Sunday, featuring several "apparitional actors" playing the parts ...

Rocklin’s ghosts host cemetery tour

  Join the Rocklin Historical Society for some Halloween fun as they tour the Rocklin Cemetery and resurrect some of Rocklin’s most famous deceased citizens. On the af ...