Tel: (818) 347-9665 PST

Sunday, April 22, 2018

4/28 The Museum Speaker Series - Historian Shel Weisbach; Architectural & Historic survey of Valley

The Museum of the SFV is please to present its next 2018 speaker event.

Historian Shel Weisbach will offer selections from of his series called:

          Pathways, an academic and reader-friendly art, architectural,                            
          contemporary and historic survey of the Valley for the curious                             
          to leisurely explore.

The event will run run from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.  Light refreshments served.

Cost: $10/pp

Free Parking. 
Elevator access.  

Please RSVP and pay in advance via EventBrite. Walk-in attendees welcome. 

The Museum SFV would appreciate advance notice for this special event by calling 818-347-9665 or and let us know you will be attending. 

Located at: 18860 Nordhoff St., Suite 204, Northridge 91324 (XSt SE Corner Wilbur Ave. & Nordhoff St.)


Sunday, April 1, 2018

The Museum SFV to reopen on Saturday, April 28th at 1:00 pm; Please join us.

To The Museum SFV members and guests:

The Museum will be receiving some minor renovations and we will be closed from Monday, April 2, 2018 until Friday, April 27th, 2018.

We will reopen on Saturday, April 28th at 1:00 pm and then have our speaker event from 2:00 - 4:00 pm with historian Shel Weisbach.  Please RSVP HERE to attend the speaker event and enjoy our new, fresh look!

On Sunday, April 22nd, we will also have our Historic Walking Tour of Van Nuys led by docent Bill Carpenter. Please RSVP HERE to attend.

If you have any questions, please contact Michel (Michael) Stevens or Jackie Langa at 818-347-9665 or

Thank you.

3-31-18 The Museum speaker event with author Chris Lukather

Thanks to everyone that attended The Museum's March speaker series event with author Chris Lukather who provide the background and history on builder William Mellenthin.

The guests really enjoyed reviewing the various homes built by Mellenthin, and many attendees also previously or currently live in one of these homes.  The original offices on Ventura Blvd, initial homes built with very little else around these properties brought and just bright and colorful completed homes brought smiles to attendees faces.

The Museum and Chris Lukather have more planned regarding the builder - stay tuned for upcoming additional event information.

Enjoy some photos from the 3/31 event. Thanks to those attendees that purchased copies of the book and received an autograph too.

3-24-18 The Museum artist Jodi Bonassi artist reception event

Thanks to all of the attendees, artist Jodi Bonassi and The Museum board member Jackie Langa that produced a terrific event on March 24th.

Thank you to those attendees that purchases some artwork too.

Many artists from throughout Los Angeles area were in attendance.

The event received a nice article/mention from ARTILLERY Magazine.

Hare are some of the event images - enjoy!