Due to public health concerns the Annual BBQ scheduled for October 17, 2021 has been canceled. We look forward to hosting events in person again soon!
Literary Landmarks – Will be postponed until further notice
The Tulare County Historical Society is proud to announce the upcoming celebration for Wilma E. McDaniel. Better known as “the Biscuits and Gravy Poet”, Wilma will be installed as our state’s first and only woman poet, with the national recognition of one of only five California Literary Landmarks. This event, a collaboration joining the Tulare County Historical Society, the Tulare Historical Museum and the Tulare County Library will highlight one of Tulare County’s very own. The late Wilma will be posthumously awarded a plaque, and honored thru recitals, firsthand accounts as well as food and music. Traveling from the red dirt state, Karen Neurohr, Professor from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater will be giving her unique perspective on Wilma’s’ life. Please mark your calendars for this unique event: on Saturday March 28th. 2020 from 11:00 AM till 3:00 PM at the Tulare Historical Museum, 444 W. Tulare Ave. Tulare CA. 93274. Remember, we will be serving free biscuits and gravy in Wilma’s honor. See you there! Questions, call Paul @ 559-906-4801.