In addition to a year of unlimited free admission to The Huntington, Members also receive special invitations to exclusive events including previews of world-class exhibitions, seasonal plant festivals, educational lectures, and much more!
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Events for ALL MEMBERS
Members’ Exhibition Preview: Junípero Serra and the Legacies of the California MissionsAugust 16 (Fri.) noon–4:30 p.m.
Located in the Scott Galleries, the exhibition marks the 300th anniversary of the birth of one of the most influential, yet least understood, figures in California history. With more than 200 objects drawn from The Huntington’s collections and those of some 60 international lenders, the exhibition will be the first to present an in-depth portrait of the founder of the California mission system. Look for your invitation in the mail.
Events for UPPER LEVEL MEMBERS
Contributor, Affiliate, Supporting, Patron, Benefactor, Fellows
Members' Summer Evenings
June 23, July 20, August 3, August 18 • 5:30–8 PM
Music and Picnicking!Bring a blanket or chairs, friends and wine, picnic in a designated area, and self-tour a highlighted exhibition. Music begins at 6:30 p.m.
Gourmet picnic baskets available by pre-purchase. MORE INFO
Events for PREMIER LEVEL MEMBERS
Affiliate, Supporting, Patron, Benefactor, Fellows
Members’ Spring Quarterly Event: Festival of Huntington Authors
June 14 (Fri.)
An evening with authors under the stars. Join us as we showcase our own Huntington authors; Catherine Allgor, Sara “Sue” Hodson, Jennifer Watts, Steve Hindle, Daniel Lewis, Clair Martin, June Li, Peter Blodgett, William Deverell, Gary Lyons, Kathy Musial, and Kevin Salatino at a wine reception in the new temporary entrance complex. Discover the new store and receive an additional 10% off your regular Membership discount. Watch your mailbox for details.
|*Members still holding cards at the former Sponsoring level now receive Contributor level benefits.|
| SOCIETY OF FELLOWS Privileges and Events|
|The Society of Fellows is a group of individuals who have a special interest in the intellectual and educational activities of The Huntington. The institution’s premiere philanthropic group supporting unrestricted annual giving, the Fellows enjoy all the benefits of our highest level of membership in addition to exclusive Fellows privileges as recognition of their support. Learn more about joining the Society of Fellows > |
Annual Member Events
Members' Spring Preview Plant Sale
Members shop early before the sale opens to the public. Choose from a wide variety of rare and unusual plants and proven favorites. Members’ invitations include a coupon for an additional 10% discount in the Bookstore & More valid on the day of the plant sale.
Members' Summer Evenings
On selected evenings, Members have the opportunity to stroll the gardens and enjoy music and casual dining after The Huntington has closed to the public.
Founder’s Day Lecture
The topic of this annual institutional talk varies and is decided by Huntington President Steve Koblik.
Members’ Open House
As a special thank-you for their support, Members annually enjoy exclusive presentations and activities.
Holiday Shopping Day
Each December enjoy holiday programming and a boutique filled with one-of-a-kind treasures made by local artisans.
All members receive special invitations to preview new exhibitions before they open to the public.
Quarterly Lectures and Previews
Sponsoring through Benefactor Members are invited to attend quarterly lectures and exhibitions. Lecture subject correlates with Huntington exhibitions, and times vary from afternoon to evening.