Former Sunday Afternoon Chats

A few of our previous Sunday Afternoon With….

Nannie Flood Escola

Thad Van Bueren - Belonging to Places

Music and Stories

Volunteer Fire Department

LIVES on the LINE, with Morgan Daniel & Tyler Grinberg

Sunday Afternoon With Our Emergency Medical Responders

February 25

4 - 5 p.m.

Mendocino Volunteer Firefighters cliff rescue PHOTO: David Russell Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a first responder on our wild and beautiful Mendocino Coast? Getting the call, being first on the scene? Rappelling down crumbling cliffs to rescue an ab diver? Or mounting a Jet Ski in fifty-degree water to save a drowning boater? What kind of strength and motivation does it take to[... see more]

3/11 ALTERNATIVE HEALTHCARE IN MENDOCINO IN THE 1970s: Sunday Afternoon With Dr. Peter Barg & Frannie Leopold

Dr. Peter Barg Midwife Frannie Leopold       Modern healthcare is a challenge for many, but what was it like fifty years ago on the remote and isolated Mendocino Coast? Come to the Kelley House Museum on Sunday, March 11, at 4 p.m. for “Alternative Health Care in the 1970s in Mendocino,” presented by Dr. Peter Barg and midwife Frannie Leopold. The couple arrived on the Mendocino Coast in the early 1970s with the back to the[... see more]

5/6 Sunday Afternoon With Historic Dolls and Jayne Bush

Mendocino Coast Doll Club president and Fort Bragg resident Jayne Bush will share her knowledge of collectible dolls at the Kelley House Museum on Sunday, May 6, beginning at 4:00 p.m.. Admission is $5 for Kelley House Museum members and $7 for the public. Josie, from Paris, and Aurora Lee, from Mendocino Two dolls belonging to Daisy Kelley (1859 - 1953), named Aurora Lee and Josie, will be on display during the lecture. Daisy was the oldest child[... see more]

6/10 Sunday Afternoon With Vince Johnson's Old Bottles

Collectible bottle aficionado and local historian Vince Johnson will be the featured speaker at the Kelley House Museum for "Sunday Afternoon With Vince Johnson's Old Bottles," June 10 from 4-5PM. A descendant of the pioneering Doyle family, for whom Caspar's Doyle Creek is named, Vince developed an early interest in old bottles while in elementary school in his hometown of Fort Bragg. Bottle aficionado Vince Johnson A volunteer writer and researcher for the Kelley House Museum since the[... see more]

9/23 Sunday Afternoon With Pioneers of Pot

Local medical marijuana legend Pebbles Trippet and cannabis heritage expert Brian Applegarth will trace the history of cannabis, its roles, and those who trailblazed what is estimated to be an $8.5 Billion dollar economy in California alone. "Sunday Afternoon With Pioneers of Pot" will be presented September 23  from 4-5PM in the Escola Room of the Kelley House Museum.      [... see more]

Oct. 21 Sunday Afternoon With the Brewmasters

Sunday Afternoon With the Brewmasters October 21

Love beer? Then you won't want to miss this opportunity to learn about modern beer making from two local experts. Stephen Duerr Stephen Duerr, co-founder of Fort Bragg’s Overtime Brewing, and beer maker Drew Jackson, Blue Ribbon winner at the 2018 Sonoma Harvest Fair for his Frolic Wee Heavy, will share their love of beer Sunday, October 21, from 4-5 p.m. at the Kelley House. Drew Jackson You will see a[... see more]