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"Hippies in Pagrovia" with John McCleary

Event Date: Jun 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Venue: Pacific Grove Art Center
Location: 568 Lighthouse Avenue
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

John McCleary, longtime resident, photojournalist, and author of The Hippie Dictionary, will present an E-slide show of images of the hippie history of Pacific Grove. The presentation, entitled "Hippies in Pagrovia," contains over 100 photos, posters and illustrations describing the diyllic, imaginative, and outrageous life in Pacific Grove back in the day of 1960s and 1970s counterculture. It will include stories about Tillie Gort's, PG Art Center, The Granary, Oz, The 812 Cinema, Recycled Records, KAZU Radio and other iconic establishments of the culture-bending underground of the Monterey Peninsula.John will be selling and signing his book.Tickets at PGAC or online