History

Museum Explores Capitola’s Natural Wonders

Museum Explores Capitola’s Natural Wonders

By Frank Perry, Curator, Capitola Historical Museum “The Nature of Capitola” will be the first ever exhibition at the Capitola Museum devoted entirely to the beauty and history of the town’s natural features. Capitola owes its very existence to some quirks of nature. The town was founded in 1874 as a summer resort because of […]

Capitola Historical Museum Board

Capitola Historical Museum Board

NOTICE 15 HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to Section 54974 of the California Government Code, that one (1) vacancy exists on the Capitola Historical Museum Board. The unexpired term ends in June of 2016 The City Council is seeking applications from persons who are preferably Capitola residents, 18 years of age or older, with a general interest in local history and […]

Capitola Historical Museum Board recruitment

Capitola Historical Museum Board recruitment

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to Section 54974 of the California Government Code, that one (1) vacancy exists on the Capitola Historical Museum Board. The unexpired term ends in June of 2016. The City Council is seeking applications from persons who are preferably Capitola residents, 18 years of age or older, with a general interest […]

42nd Annual Wharf to Wharf Race

42nd Annual Wharf to Wharf Race

Each year, on the fourth Sunday in July, thousands of runners from across America and around the globe come to Santa Cruz, California for the annual six-mile race from Santa Cruz to Capitola-by-the-Sea. The famous race, which is held this year on Sunday, July 27, draws runners, joggers, and walkers from across America and around […]

Firefighters and Police Officers for Kids Toy Drive

Firefighters and Police Officers for Kids Toy Drive

Central Fire Protection District, Capitola Police Department and the CHP will be participating in our annual holiday toy drive for December 2013. Toys will be collected for needy children and distributed to local families through the Santa Cruz County Chapter of The Salvation Army. We will be staffing a collection booth at the Santa Cruz […]