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The Milpitas Historical Society was formed in 1980 by 79 residents of Milpitas who felt that much of our city’s historic heritage was in danger of being lost. Soon after the society was formed, it began to publish a monthly newsletter for members called The Milpitas Muse. The name came from the muses  of Greek Mythology, one of whom, Clio, is usually associated with history. The Milpitas Muse is available with a paid membership to the society, but some of the information, such as our monthly programs, is available on this website.

End-of-Summer Pot-Luck Picnic Luau

Please join us for the Milpitas Historical Society’s End-of-Summer Pot-Luck Picnic Luau, Sunday, September 18, 2016, 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm, at Kim Parker’s Last Word Ranch, 430 Evans Road, Milpitas.

Come join the fun and feasting, and enjoy the wonderful music of the Ku’u Aloha I Ke Akua Group, who entertained us three years ago. Wear a Hawaiian shirt and celebrate!

Grilled hamburgers and fixings will be provided. Please bring drinks (water will be available), an appetizer, salad, veggie, or dessert to share, and call Marilyn Simpkins at 408-263-2975 or Harriett McGuire at 408-262-7979 to let us know what you will be contributing.

(Please also bring a few extra portable chairs, if possible, so you can be sure of a place to sit down).

Working for a Milpitas History Museum

(Read the new article under the “Milpitas History” page.)

Official Website of The Milpitas Historical Society