EVENTS

Movie
Hopper: An American Love Story
State Theater, October 20-23, 2022, times vary
Edward Hopper’s work is the most recognizable art in United States. Rothko, Banksy, Alfred Hitchcock, David Lynch, and even The Simpsons have all been inspired by the unique way Hopper captured American life. The movie uncovers the mysteries of this iconic painter.

Exhibit
Modesto History Project
Ongoing
Various sites in downtown Modesto
A collection of posters, and web pages revealing the unusual and inspiring history of key sites in downtown Modesto. You will discover the first electrically heated office building in the state and a 1913 office building with solar water heaters, one of the first in the state.

Virtual Workshop (ongoing, any time or place)
Modesto House History Workshop
Learn how to uncover the earliest documents for your Modesto property in this easy to follow 12 minute video. The workshop is lead by our assistant architecture curator, Ben Jameson-Ellsmore.