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A History of the Daguerre Family

“You may be familiar with the history of the Moulton Ranch in Orange County, California. This ranch was the combination of the former Mexican land grant of 13,316 acres called Rancho Niguel plus several other properties to form 21,723 acres, under the ownership of LF Moulton and Co. Much has been written (and is still […]

History Center Segment | Laguna Woods Village

History Center Segment | Laguna Woods Village

We hope you enjoy this segment of This Day, a program on Channel 6 Village Television. Catherine Brians, Laguna Woods History Center C.C.O., and Jared Mathis, The Moulton Company C.E.O., spoke with host, Cyndee Whitney, about the Nellie Gail Moulton and Jane Barnes art exhibit. Please join us for the 40th Anniversary Art Exhibit opening on […]

40th Anniversary Art Exhibit

40th Anniversary Art Exhibit

Join the Laguna Woods History Center for the 40th Anniversary celebration!

Evolution of Architectural Styles in Orange County 1776 – Present

Evolution of Architectural Styles in Orange County 1776 – Present

We had Orange County Native Richard H. Dodd, architect and author, for a free presentation “Evolution of Architectural Styles in Orange County 1776 – Present.” It was held Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 6:30p.m. in Clubhouse 1, Main Lounge. This event was held by The Laguna Woods History Center. We enjoyed coffee, dessert, and a fascinating […]

Discovering Laguna Woods for January

Cyndee Whitney hosts Discovering Laguna Woods for the January 2017 show. Dean Dixon, the LWHC’s President, shares about the organization.

GRF Volunteer Luncheon

GRF Volunteer Luncheon

Thank You to all of our LWHC Volunteers – some of whom are pictured at the GRF Volunteer Luncheon on December 2, 2016. Additional thank you to GRF for hosting such a lovely event!

Village Publishing Club Storytelling Event

Village Publishing Club Storytelling Event

50th Anniversary – September 2015

50th Anniversary – September 2015

April 2016 Journal

We hope you enjoy the April 2016 edition of The Historian!

LWHC Once Upon Laguna Woods

Once Upon Laguna Woods by Dean O. Dixon is the story of what happened here before Leisure World. You’ll learn about the history of the area for over 400 years. This project mentions specific regions in the area you will want to visit and explore. You can download your own copy free and share it with […]

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