Calendar of Events – 2017

JANUARY

January 21, 1:00 p.m.

  • THA Volunteer Recognition Luncheon and 10 Year Samoa Shops Celebration Kick Off Meeting

Samoa Cookhouse

January 24th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board MeetingVisitors are always welcome at THA Board Meetings.

 

FEBRUARY

February 28th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

MARCH

March 16th, 17th, and 18th

  • Redwood Region Logging Conference
    Redwood Acres, Eureka
    THA will demonstrate historic logging equipment.

 

March 28th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

APRIL

April 8th

Roundhouse Rendezvous Dinner

  • Roundhouse Rendezvous Dinner and Auction
    Sequoia Conference Center, 900 Myrtle Ave., Eureka
    No host bar at 5:30 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m., $55 per person,

$440 for a reserved table of eight
Join us for a great time and help save historic artifacts / sites.
TICKET ORDER FORMS and ticket ordering information available soon
on this website

 

April 25th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

April 29th, Rhododendron Parade 10:00 a.m.

  • Eureka, THA participation

 

April 29th and 30th, Saturday 29th after the Rhododendron Parade until 4:30 pm;

Sunday 30th 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 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 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.

 

May 23rd, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

JUNE

June 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.

 

June 24th, Rides run every half hour from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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

 

June 27th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

JULY

July 4th, Rides run about every half hour from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Speeder Rides
    Rides begin at 1st and E Streets, Eureka and travel North along 1st Street.
  • Thanks to our ride sponsors Redwood Capital Bank and Recology of Humboldt County!

 

July 9th, 10:00 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

  • Loleta Celebration rides in Loleta

 

July 15th, 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 22nd, Rides run every half hour from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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

 

July 25th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

July 29, 12:00 to 3:00 p.m.

  • Get Out and Play Day special speeder ride: free shuttle between the Adorni Center and C Street, Eureka.
  • Thanks to our ride sponsors: Eureka Main Street, GHD Engineering, and Mercer Fraser Company!

 

 

AUGUST

August 19th, 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 22nd, 6:00 p.m.

  • No board meeting in August

 

August 26th, 11:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

  • 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 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Speeder rides will run from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Samoa ride begins at the foot of the Samoa Cookhouse and travels North along the scenic Humboldt Bay.

 

SEPTEMBER.

September 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.

 

September 23rd, Rides run every half hour from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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

 

September 26th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

OCTOBER

October 5th, 6th, and 7th

  • Heritage Rail Alliance (former Association of Tourist and Railway Museums)

Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN (Minnesota Streetcar Museum)

THA members can attend workshops and field trips to learn about successful Excursion train and museum operations.

October 15th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Loleta Antique Show & Speeder Rides. 

 

October 24th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

NOVEMBER

November 28th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting

 

DECEMBER

December 9th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Eureka Trucker’s Parade, THA possible participation

 

December 12th, 6:00 p.m.

  • Timber Heritage Association Board Meeting at Ming Tree Realty, Eureka

 

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