The Heidrick Ag History Center will kick off its new interactive exhibit with a special reception next week. The museum will showcase ten antique tractors which visitors can learn about using their cell phones to hear prerecorded historical information on each item.
Ed and Sue Claessen, authors of Making Tracks: C.L Best & The Caterpillar Tractor Co., and collectors Doug and Matt Veerkamp will be on hand to provide historical insights on the Caterpiller company and the Caterpiller equipment housed at the museum.
Reception guests will also be treated to appetizers and tastings from Berryessa Gap, Capay Valley Vineyards, Copper Hill Olive Oil, Lucero Oil, Putah Creek Winery, Simas Family Vineyard, and Seka Hills Wine & Olive Oil.
The Heidrick Ag History Center, comprised of the Fred C. Heidrick Antique Ag Collection and the Hays Antique Truck Collection, is the largest assemblage of antique truck and tractors in North America.
What: Reception to open a new interactive exhibit
Where: Heidrick Ag History Center, 1962 Hays Lane, Woodland
When: June 13, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $20. Free to annual museum members.
For more info/RSVP by June 8: 530-666-9700 or email
PHOTO CREDIT: Courtesy Heidrick Ag History Center