A faithful recreation of a 1942 big band dance party interrupted by the reality of war—an air raid. Ft. MacArthur Museum, Angels Gate Park, 3601 S. Gaffey Street, Peninsula. www.FtMac.org
Historian Richard Foss discusses the effect of the 18th Amendment 100 years after its enactment. Improved Order of Red Men Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Pt. Fermin, Peninsula. 310-365-8873, www.SanPedroBayHistoricalSociety.com
A demonstration of the wet plate process and talk through the steps from a technical perspective.
Banning Museum Historic Barn, 401 East M Street, Wilmington. 310-548-7777, www.BanningMuseum.org
A sampling of beers, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction overlooking the San Pedro Waterfront from a historic house. Benefits the San Pedro Bay Historical Society. Muller House Museum, 1542 S. Beacon Street, Plaza Park. 310-365-8873, www.SanPedroBayHistoricalSociety.org. $25