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March 2017

Spring Equinox walks, Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center

March 20

Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center will celebrate the beginning of spring with a series of guided Spring Equinox walks on Monday, March 20. There will be three walks, beginning at 11 am, 2 pm, and 7 pm, led by archaeologist and manager Dennis Peterson. Each walk will take about two hours and require one mile of easy walking. Peterson will tell about the prehistoric American Indian mound site, the types of mounds, why they were created and why some of the…

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Lunch and Learn DNA Kit Discovery, Rose State College

March 21, 11:00 am12:30 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 1.5 hour(s), the last of which will begin on May 16, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The OHS Research Center and Rose State College are offering a new two-part class about DNA tests and genealogical research. Enrollment is $80 and includes lunch for both sessions and an autosomal DNA kit. Session 1, March 21 Begin the process to discover more about your ancestry with a DNA test. This class will present introductory materials about the autosomal test, Y-test, and mitochondrial tests. Learn about what you will receive from the results of your DNA kit and start…

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Tracing Your Roots, Rose State College

March 28, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 9, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are offering a seven-week class on family research. This course is designed to teach individuals the basics of genealogy. Students will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources that are available for research, and how to access materials located at the Oklahoma Historical society. The class will conclude with a behind the scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Come learn with us as…

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April 2017

Family Day at the Ranch, Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch

April 1, 10:00 am2:00 pm
Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch,
9501 East 380 Road
Oologah, OK 74053

Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch will host Family Day at the Ranch on Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm. Through hands-on activities and demonstrations, visitors will get a glimpse what life was like in the early days of the ranch during Will Rogers's childhood! Demonstrations and activities include butter churning, using a washboard, and rope making. Visitors can also take a wagon ride and see the ranch's longhorn herd. April's program will include Robert Gibbs, Rogers County Soil Conservation District…

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First Saturday Hands-On History program, Oklahoma History Center

April 1, 1:00 pm4:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center,
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

On the first Saturday of each month, the Oklahoma History Center will offer a special Hands-On History program from 1 to 4 pm. Each month the program focuses on a new theme with learning opportunities connected to that theme. The theme for April is "Pioneers in Oklahoma." These programs encourage participation in historically based crafts and activities. The activities target children of all ages, but adults are always welcome to participate. First Saturday Hands-on History programs are free with regular…

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Tracing Your Roots, Rose State College

April 4, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 9, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are offering a seven-week class on family research. This course is designed to teach individuals the basics of genealogy. Students will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources that are available for research, and how to access materials located at the Oklahoma Historical society. The class will conclude with a behind the scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Come learn with us as…

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Quilting workshop with Martha Ray, Sod House Museum

April 8, 9:00 am11:00 am
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 2 hour(s), the last of which will begin on June 10, 2017
Sod House Museum,
4628 State Highway 8
Aline, OK 73716

Visit the Sod House Museum southeast of Aline for a free quilting workshop on Saturday. The workshop will take place from 9 am to 11 am with instructor Martha Ray. This workshop is free to attend. Please call 580-463-2441 for more information.

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Tracing Your Roots, Rose State College

April 11, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 9, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are offering a seven-week class on family research. This course is designed to teach individuals the basics of genealogy. Students will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources that are available for research, and how to access materials located at the Oklahoma Historical society. The class will conclude with a behind the scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Come learn with us as…

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Third Saturday Living History program, George M. Murrell Home

April 15, 1:00 pm4:00 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 3 hour(s), the last of which will begin on December 16, 2017
George M. Murrell Home,
19479 East Murrell Home Road
Park Hill, OK 74451

Visit the George M. Murrell Home in Park Hill on Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. to participate in a nineteenth-century living history activity. The Third Saturday Living History program is free and open to visitors of all ages. It is held on the third Saturday of each month, with a new topic for each program. For more information please call 918-456-2751, email murrellhome@okhistory.org, or visit www.facebook.com/murrellhome. The Murrell Home is located three miles south of Tahlequah at 19479 East…

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Tracing Your Roots, Rose State College

April 18, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 9, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are offering a seven-week class on family research. This course is designed to teach individuals the basics of genealogy. Students will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources that are available for research, and how to access materials located at the Oklahoma Historical society. The class will conclude with a behind the scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Come learn with us as…

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Historic Preservation Review Committee meeting, Oklahoma History Center

April 20
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 24 hour(s), the last of which will begin on October 19, 2017
Oklahoma History Center,
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The Oklahoma Historical Society, State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) is pleased to announce the Oklahoma Historic Preservation Review Committee's (HPRC) meeting schedule for calendar year 2017. The governor appoints the members of the HPRC to advise the SHPO about nominations to the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) and other preservation issues. Current HPRC members include William P. Corbett (Historian, Tahlequah); Ron Frantz (Architect, Oklahoma City); John D. Hartley (Prehistoric Archeologist, Norman); Arn Henderson (Architectural Historian, Norman); and Charles S.…

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Mysteries of the Mansion tour, Overholser Mansion

April 20, 7:00 pm8:00 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 1 hour(s), the last of which will begin on April 20, 2017
Henry Overholser Mansion,
405 NW 15th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Visit the Overholser Mansion in Oklahoma City for the Mysteries of the Mansion tour on Thursday at 7 pm. This extended tour allows guests to tour the mansion at night, examine archival materials, and hear some amazing stories. Guests are asked to RSVP in advance and the cost is $20 per person. To make a reservation for this special tour, please call 405-525-5325 or email overholsermansion@preservationok.org. The Henry Overholser Mansion is located at 405 NW 15th Street in Oklahoma City.…

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“Pieces of a Collection” exhibit opening, Pioneer Woman Museum

April 21, 5:00 pm7:00 pm
Pioneer Woman Statue and Museum,
701 Monument Road
Ponca City, OK 74604

The new exhibit entitled "Pieces of a Collection: Selected Quilts of the Pioneer Woman Museum" will highlight historically significant quilts and sewing implements from the museum's permanent collection. Educational workshops and presentations will be offered throughout the run of the exhibit. The exhibit will be on display April 22 to September 16, 2017. For more information, contact the museum at piown@okhistory.org or 580-765-6108 or visit the museum's Facebook page. Opening Reception The Pioneer Woman Statue and Museum will host a…

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Tracing Your Roots, Rose State College

April 25, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 9, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are offering a seven-week class on family research. This course is designed to teach individuals the basics of genealogy. Students will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources that are available for research, and how to access materials located at the Oklahoma Historical society. The class will conclude with a behind the scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Come learn with us as…

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Oklahoma History Conference, Hard Rock Hotel

April 26April 28
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa,
777 West Cherokee Street
Catoosa, OK 74015

SILVER SPONSOR AND HOST Join the Oklahoma Historical Society for the 2017 Oklahoma History Conference at the Hard Rock Hotel in Catoosa. The theme for this year's conference is "Tall Tales and Blue Whales: The Cultural Influence of Northeastern Oklahoma." The 2017 conference will feature many optional activities: A Wednesday evening concert at the historic Cain's Ballroom featuring Oklahoma native Ernie Fields, who has put bands together for The Voice, American Idol, and a number of national awards shows. Sixteen…

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Dutch Oven Cooking class, Oklahoma History Center

April 29, 1:00 pm5:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center,
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

Learn historic recipes and cook your own Dutch oven meal! Join us Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 1 to 5 pm at the Oklahoma History Center for a hands-on class for teens and adults exploring Dutch oven cooking. Learn a variety of recipes as you create a dish and discover how you can use a Dutch oven in your backyard. The cost for the class is $20 and all necessary materials will be provided. Space is limited so sign up…

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May 2017

Tracing Your Roots, Rose State College

May 2, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until May 9, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are offering a seven-week class on family research. This course is designed to teach individuals the basics of genealogy. Students will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources that are available for research, and how to access materials located at the Oklahoma Historical society. The class will conclude with a behind the scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Come learn with us as…

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Family Day at the Ranch, Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch

May 6, 10:00 am2:00 pm
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An event every 1 month(s) on that lasts 0 day(s) and 4 hour(s), the last of which will begin on October 7, 2017
Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch,
9501 East 380 Road
Oologah, OK 74053

Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch will host Family Day at the Ranch on Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm. Through hands-on activities and demonstrations, visitors will get a glimpse what life was like in the early days of the ranch during Will Rogers's childhood! Demonstrations and activities include butter churning, using a washboard, and rope making. Visitors can also take a wagon ride and see the ranch's longhorn herd. Family Day at the Ranch is free and open to the…

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First Saturday Hands-On History program, Oklahoma History Center

May 6, 1:00 pm4:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center,
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

On the first Saturday of each month, the Oklahoma History Center will offer a special Hands-On History program from 1 to 4 pm. Each month the program focuses on a new theme with learning opportunities connected to that theme. The May program will celebrate Asian-American History Month and Military Appreciation Month. These programs encourage participation in historically based crafts and activities. The activities target children of all ages, but adults are always welcome to participate. First Saturday Hands-on History programs…

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Tracing Your Roots, Rose State College

May 9, 10:00 am12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until May 9, 2017
Community Learning Center, Rose State,
6191 Hudiburg Drive
Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are offering a seven-week class on family research. This course is designed to teach individuals the basics of genealogy. Students will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources that are available for research, and how to access materials located at the Oklahoma Historical society. The class will conclude with a behind the scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Come learn with us as…

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