Free first Fridays at history museumThe San Mateo County History Museum offers free admission on the first Friday of each month. The next one will be Friday, Sept. 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
At 11 a.m. preschool children will be invited to learn about growing plants for food. They will create their own vegetable prints and take their artwork home. The staff will present a program in the Nature's Bounty exhibit, which features displays about farming. At 2 p.m., museum docents will lead tours for adults.
The museum is located at 2200 Broadway, within the 102-year-old "Old Courthouse" in Redwood City.