Keep Martinez’s Rich History Alive!

March is Women's History Month

One portion of the display at City Hall

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Martinez Historical Society is proud to present a special display celebrating the remarkable contributions of ordinary women who have accomplished extraordinary things.

From March 1st to March 30th, the Martinez City Hall lobby will showcase a curated selection of these inspiring women, highlighting their achievements and impact on our community and beyond.

This captivating exhibit has been thoughtfully crafted by the talented duo of Carol McGuire Bokelman and Erinn McGuire, who have meticulously researched and chosen a diverse group of women to feature. From trailblazing activists to pioneering entrepreneurs, the stories of these remarkable women will inspire and empower visitors of all ages.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to celebrate the incredible accomplishments of women throughout history. Head over to Martinez City Hall lobby during the month of March to experience this inspiring display for yourself!

Thank You, to ALL who Attendended!!

CRAB FEED 2023 - A Huge Success!

Saturday, February 25th |  6pm Social Hour,  7pm Dinner

January Quarterly Gathering Was A Great Kick Off...

As one of Martinez’s most notorious story tellers, Tom Greerty was the guest Speaker for Martinez Historical Society’s first quarterly gathering of the New Year. 

Tom presented on a variety of topics of historical flavor! Tom is an attorney, an historian, a former television show host and is a wonderful speaker.

  • Where: Veterans Hall at Ward and Court Streets

  • When: January 29th at 11a.m.

The public was invited, it was indeed a very entertaining event.

Thank you, to those who attended!

In Case You Missed It...

We recorded Tom’s presentation over Zoom for those unable to attend live. Enjoy the video.