Previous Sunday Afternoon Sessions

Sunday Afternoon With the Maxwell Clan, October 22, 4pm

Sunday Afternoon With the Maxwell Clan, October 22, 4pm...

Anyone who has ever been to Mendocino has likely experienced the marvelous body of work created by the late Perley Maxwell (1869-1931), an amateur photographer, craftsman, and musician who took myriad photos of the Mendocino Coast in early 1900s. On Sunday, October 22, grandsons, great-granddaughters and extended family will share their memories at “Sunday Afternoon With the Maxwell Clan,” part of the ongoing speakers series at Mendocino’s Kelley House Museum. The program begins at 4 p.m. and is $5 for members and $7 for the public. A Mendocino Coast native, Perley Maxwell was born in Pine Grove, near today’s Point Cabrillo[...]
Sunday Afternoon With Your Ancestors, 9/24  4PM

Sunday Afternoon With Your Ancestors, 9/24 4PM...

Sunday Afternoon With Your Ancestors, presented by Phil Carnahan and Barbara Webster Have you ever wondered about your ancestors, but been deterred by the cost of learning more about them? Two residents of Ukiah are coming to the Kelley House Museum on Sunday, September 24, at 4:00 p.m. to discuss how they addressed that situation. Barbara Webster will speak about the work done by Phil Carnahan to make history, particularly family history, more accessible to people who want to learn about their Mendocino County ancestors. The data existed, but not in one convenient place. With some help of other researchers and organizations,[...]
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Sunday Afternoon With Coast Photographers July 23, 4PM...

Please join us on Sunday, July 23, at 4 p.m. for a special panel presentation from four of the Coast's premier photographers. John Birchard, Ron LeValley, Julie Masterson and Nicholas Wilson will present examples of their work and talk about the challenges and pleasures of photography on the Mendocino Coast. Admission for members is $5; non-members pay $7. Please come early for best seating. The panel discussion is part of the Kelley House Museum's ongoing speaker series, "Sunday Afternoon With," and is being offered in tandem with the summer exhibit, “Framing History: Worth a Thousand Words,” which concludes July 31. The[...]
Vicki Werkley's "Taking The Redwoods"

Vicki Werkley's "Taking The Redwoods"...

Freelance writer, editor and consultant Vicki Hessel Werkley returns to Mendocino on Sunday, June 11th, as the featured speaker at the Kelley House Museum’s “A Sunday Afternoon With. . .” The topic of that afternoon will be “Taking the Redwoods,” a discussion centered on the life of a fictional woman photographer of 1885 Mendocino, mentored by real life photographer, Ira C. Perry.  The book fits in perfectly with the focus of the Kelley Museum’s current exhibit “Framing History: Worth a Thousand Words.”  Vicki’s presentation begins at 4:00 p.m. at the Kelley House and costs $5 for museum members; $7.00 for[...]
March 12 4pm  Sunday Afternoon With Steve Cardullo

March 12 4pm Sunday Afternoon With Steve Cardullo...

Sports historian and longtime Westport resident Steve Cardullo will speak on “Sunday Baseball in Fort Bragg.” His talk will cover the history of baseball and its movement westward after the Civil War, the development of Sunday Baseball and some of the standout players on the Fort Bragg loggers team.[...]
Sunday Afternoon With Sandra Kearney

Sunday Afternoon With Sandra Kearney...

Sunday Afternoon With Sandra Kearney, Discussing the Noyo Women's Rowing Crew February 12, 2017 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sandra Kearney will talk about the Noyo Women's Rowing Crew and what contemporary women on the Coast do for fun and recreation. This talk is in conjunction with the Museum's new exhibit, "Fun and Games: Mendocino at Play," running now through March 27.[...]
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