Los Alamos Historical Society 2nd Annual Fall Gala Draws Glamorous Crowd To Fuller Lodge

The annual Fall Gala would not be complete without Los Alamos History experts Nancy Bartlit, left, and Hedy Dunn at historic Fuller Lodge. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Guests are elegantly attired for the 2nd annual Fall Gala this evening at Fuller Lodge. County Councilor Rick Reiss, second from left, Pat Soran and Ann Hayes, center, and Los Alamos Historical Society Board President Ron Wilkins, right. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Chamber Marketing Manager Ryn Herrmann, left, and MainStreet Executive Director Suzette Fox. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Staff Report

The Los Alamos Historical Society hosted its second annual Fall Gala this evening on the lawn at historic Fuller Lodge.

This special fundraising event celebrated 70 years since the end of WWII. Guests were treated to an elegant dinner catered by the Blue Window Bistro and music by The Craig Martin Experience.

The evening began with an elegant pre-party wine and cheese reception at the Hans Bethe House on Bathtub Row.

Dance Arts Los Alamos presented a sneak peek of this year’s upcoming “Nutcracker on the Hill” and guests participated in auction activities.

The Los Alamos Historical Society, a private 501(c)3, manages the Los Alamos Historical Museum and the Historical Society Archives. The organization owns historic properties, such as the Romero Cabin and the Oppenheimer House. It publishes books on the history and natural history of the Los Alamos community, conducts educational programs for youth and adults, and otherwise promotes the history of the community.

To learn more, visit www.losalamoshistory.org.

The Craig Martin Experience. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Dist. 43 Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard and her husband Eric Vasquez of the Valley Daily Post. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Craig Martin chats with Judy Crocker. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Food is catered by the Blue Window Bistro. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Executive Director Heather McClenahan and her husband Bob McClenahan Jr discuss items in the silent auction during this evening’s event. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Ballerinas from DALA perform a sneak preview of this year’s ‘Nutcracker on the Hill’ for guests at this evening’s annual Fall Gala. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

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