Author and postcard collector to be speaker at Feb. 25

The annual dinner for the members and the guests of the West Kern Oil Museum will be held on Saturday, Feb. 23.
This year's featured speaker will be author and postcard collector Michael Semas.
He has an extensive collection of postcards with about 1,000 cards from the western San Joaquin Valley from 1905 to 1945 and most of them relate to the oil industry.
The catered dinner will be prepared by Sunny Pollard and held at the West Side Community Center at 500 Cascade Place.
The social hour starts at 6 p.m. and the dinner  follows at 6:30.p.m.
Cost per person is $20 per person.
Reservations must be made by February 20.
No tickets will be sold at the door.
Mail checks to the West Kern Oil Museum at P.O. Box 491, Taft, CA 93268.
The telephone is 661-765-6664.
They can be reached by email at or