The Vacaville Museum will present an exhibit on the Italians in Solano County, from the early English Hills ranch workers and owners to the Prisoners of War at the Benicia Arsenal to 4th generation wine producers.
Three general waves of immigration will be reviewed, from the earliest incomers trying to find a better life, to newcomers escaping the ruins of World War II, to more recent arrivals looking for opportunities in tech and scientific fields.
A section on “Food and Family” will highlight this important aspect of Italian life. Visitors will have an opportunity to add their Italian family’s information. For more information call (707) 447-4513 or email firstname.lastname@example.org