Radio Day By The Bay 2015 A Terrific Success & BARHOF Class of 2015

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Thanks to all who participated in Radio Day 2015. CHRS volunteers are to be commended for a fine job of making the event run smoothly. We hope all our guests had a great time and enjoyed all that Radio Day had to offer. See Mike Adams’ video and photo record of the event. A more […]

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Radio Day By The Bay is On The Way!

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 IT’S COMING!… Get Ready! Radio Day By The Bay 2015 – LIVE! in Alameda. CHRS’ terrific yearly fund raising event is coming up. This is our main source of income for the year so we really need your support. Master of Ceremonies – KCBS Morning News anchor Stan Bunger LIVE Auction – Featuring beautiful antique radios, vintage hi-fi gear, […]

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CHRS UPCOMING EVENTS

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GOLDEN GATE RADIO ORCHESTRA CONCERT JUNE 20th –  Our pals at the GGRO are performing their 7th “The Music That Moved America” concert. Please try to attend this fine concert of music from the American Song Book. Then see the GGRO again at Radio Day Bay The Bay 2015 on July 25th. IT’S COMING… JULY 25th… Save […]

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CHRS LATEST & KPEN LUNCHEON

CHRS LATEST & KPEN LUNCHEON

RADIO CENTRAL UPDATES – The James A. Maxwell Communications Research Library is filling up with material as our volunteers continue the process of re-shelving ourextensive library. There are over 500 boxes of material that needs to be filed! Work has begun on our new 12′ x 32′ accessory building in our back yard. This building will become our CHRS […]

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RADIO CENTRAL NEWS & KPEN LUNCHEON JUNE 16th

RADIO CENTRAL NEWS & KPEN LUNCHEON JUNE 16th

Maxwell Library Being Re-Shelved at RC… RADIO CENTRAL UPDATES – It’s been a bit over a year since CHRS took possession of 2152 Central Avenue. Through hard work and dedication CHRS is making great progress in our efforts to create the permanent West Coast Center for all things… Radio. As evidenced in the picture above, our projects are […]

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CHRS Auction Success & KPEN is 2015 Legendary Station

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CHRS RAISES $13,000! AT  AUCTION & ELECTRONICS FLEA MARKET Thank you to all who helped prepare and to all who attended and supported CHRS at our event March 7th. It really paid off. After a few expenses CHRS netted over $13,000! Not bad far a day’s work. We don’t know of many non profit groups who […]

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2014 CHRS Wrap Up – President’s Message

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  CHRS HOLIDAY SOCIAL & MEETING WRAP UP….. or CHRS VOLUNTEERS ROCK! Our first Holiday Social / General Meeting at Radio Central was quite successful. We improvised and held our events in the largest spaces we have available in the building at this time, the shop and next door future archive room. Keeping it simple; […]

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CHRS and Radio Central News & Information

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Since our official ownership date of April 23rd, a lot has happened at CHRS Radio Central. Check out this progress: A new sewer lateral was installed. Asbestos was removed from the great telephone / church room. The roof was repaired. Sumps cleaned, pumps tested and operational. All locks re-keyed. Old interior walls from church and school […]

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Radio Day By The Bay 2014 – LIVE! In Alameda… A Huge Success!

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Thank You – You made this event a success:  See the Photo record of Radio Day This year’s Radio Day By The Bay presented many challenges and obstacles to overcome. A new location in a residential neighborhood, a building stacked full of 1500 boxes and thousands of artifacts, and very little time to prepare. But, […]

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CHRS ‘RADIO CENTRAL’ ERA BEGINS

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On April 23rd 2014 CHRS took possession of this historic building.  2152 Central Avenue in Alameda CA, will be known as CHRS ‘Radio Central’ and is now the Permanent home of the California Historical Radio Society and its’ programs, the Bay Area Radio Hall Of Fame and the Society Of Wireless Pioneers. CURRENT TOTAL BUILDING FUND DONATIONS: $1,053,700!  We now […]

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