Calendar of Events – 2016

JANUARY

January 24th, 1:00 p.m.

  • THA Volunteer Recognition Luncheon and Kick Off Meeting

Samoa Cookhouse

January 26th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting
    Ming Tree Realty Office, 509 J Street, Eureka (across from the Courthouse)
    Visitors are always welcome at THA Board Meetings.

FEBRUARY

February 23rd, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

MARCH

March 17th, 18th and 19th

  • Redwood Region Logging Conference
    Ukiah
    THA will demonstrate historic logging equipment.

March 22nd, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

APRIL

April 9th

Roundhouse Rendezvous Dinner

  • Roundhouse Rendezvous Dinner
    Eureka Elk’s Lodge
    No host bar at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m., $50.00 per person,                                            $400 for a reserved table of eight
    Join us for a great time and help save historic artifacts / sites.
    TICKET ORDER FORMS and online ticket ordering available soon
    on this website

April 26th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

April 30th, Rhododendron Parade 10:00 a.m.

  • Eureka, THA participation

April 30th and May 1st, Saturday after the Rhododendron Parade until 4:00 pm,      

Sunday 10:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

  • DOLBEER DONKEY DAYS
    Fort Humboldt State Historic Park
  • STEAM-UP
    Special activities, a logging show, various equipment will operate and train rides will be provided

MAY

May 21st, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Saturday

  • STEAM-UP
    Fort Humboldt State Historic Park
    Equipment will operate, train rides will be given; volunteers are needed to help.

May 24th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting at the Samoa Shops

JUNE

June 18th, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • STEAM-UP
    Fort Humboldt State Historic Park
    Equipment will operate, train rides will be given; volunteers are needed to help.

June 25th, Rides run every half hour from 10 am – 4 pm

  • Speeder Rides
    The Samoa ride begins at the foot of the Samoa Cookhouse and travels North along the scenic Humboldt Bay.

June 28th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

JULY

July 4th, Rides run every half hour from 10 am – 4 pm

  • Speeder Rides
    Rides begin at 1st and E Streets, Eureka and travel North along 1st Street.

 

July 10th – 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

  • Loleta Celebration rides in Loleta

 

July 14th, 5:30-7:00 p.m.

  • ARCATA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MIXER

Samoa Shops
Join us for this Chamber mixer hosted by the Timber Heritage Association

July 16th, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • STEAM-UP
    Fort Humboldt State Historic Park
    Equipment will operate, train rides will be given; volunteers are needed to help.

July 23rd, Rides run every half hour from 10 am – 4 pm

  • Speeder Rides
    The Samoa ride begins at the foot of the Samoa Cookhouse and travels North along the scenic Humboldt Bay.

July 26th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

AUGUST

August 20th, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • STEAM-UP 
    Fort Humboldt State Historic Park
    Equipment will operate, train rides will be given; volunteers are needed to help.

August 23rd, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

August 27th, 11:30-4:00

  • Salmon, Oysters, Ales & Rails BBQ w/ Speeder Rides
    A salmon fundraiser BBQ for the Timber Heritage Association. Join us for a fun filled afternoon with BBQ salmon and oysters, live music, vendor booths and tours of the Samoa Shops. BBQ is available for purchase from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Speeder rides will run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with the last ride leaving at 3:30 p.m.

SEPTEMBER.

September 17th, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

  • STEAM-UP
    Fort Humboldt State Historic Park
    Equipment will operate, train rides will be given; volunteers are needed to help.

September 24th, Rides run every half hour from 10 am – 4 pm, last ride leaves at 3:30 pm and returns by 4 pm.

  • Speeder Rides
    The Samoa ride begins at the foot of the Samoa Cookhouse and travels North along the scenic Humboldt Bay.

September 27th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

OCTOBER

  • Fortuna Apple Harvest Days – THA will NOT be providing speeder rides at this event this year. 

October 9th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m, last ride leaving at 3:30 pm and returning by 4 pm.

  • Loleta Antique Show & Speeder Rides. NOTE: To coincide with the bar-b-cue we are changing our Loleta speeder rides to Sunday, October the 9th 

October 25th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

NOVEMBER

November 8th – 12th

  • Association of Tourist and Railway Museums (ATTRM) Annual Conference, Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah, GA

THA members can attend workshops and field trips to learn about successful

Excursion train and museum operations

November 22nd  6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

DECEMBER

December 10th, Time – 6:00 p.m.

  • Eureka Trucker’s Parade, THA participation

December 11th, Time – 6:00 p.m.

  • Fortuna Christmas Lighted Tractor Parade, THA participation

December 27th  6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

NOTE: Dates/activities are subject to change, please check this site for updates