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Oklahoma History Center

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800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
405-522-0765http://www.okhistory.org

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September 2016

Oklahoma Century Chest, Oklahoma History Center

September 30, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Through a century of dutiful vigilance, the congregation of the First Lutheran Church has guarded the Century Chest in order that on April 22, 2013, the chest would be unearthed and the past would come alive. The church has partnered with the Oklahoma Historical Society to ensure the treasures of 1913 are preserved and exhibited at the Oklahoma History Center. Learn the history and view many items found in the Century Chest. Participants must pre-register for this class. Registration is…

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October 2016

First Saturday Hands-On History, Oklahoma History Center

October 1, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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On the first Saturday of each month, the Oklahoma History Center will offer a special Hands-On History program from 1 to 4 p.m. Each month the program focuses on a new theme with learning opportunities connected to that theme. 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 museum admission.

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Home School Day, Oklahoma History Center

October 10, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Oklahoma History Center will host Home School Day on Monday, October 10, from 10 am to 2 pm. Home School Day is designed to offer family learners the chance to participate in a program specifically designed for mixed age groups. Activities run throughout the day allowing participants to stop by any time. The museum will offer a hands-on adventure into Oklahoma's past. Visitors can explore the museum with the help of gallery guides, follow along with our scavenger hunt,…

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Where Was Granny Born? Genealogy Class, Oklahoma History Center

October 15, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Vital records are a key resource in genealogical research. This course will cover a variety of paid and free websites that offer clues to documenting the births, deaths, and marriages in your family tree. Participants must pre-register for this class. Registration is $32 per person and a boxed lunch is included. Register online.

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Oklahoma Historic Preservation Review Committee Meeting

October 20, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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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 2016. 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 archaeologist, Norman); Arn Henderson (architectural historian, Norman); and Charles S.…

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November 2016

Curator’s Talk: Child Labor, Oklahoma History Center

November 3, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

On November 3, 2016, the Oklahoma History Center will present a Curator's Talk for the exhibit Child Labor in Oklahoma: Photographs by Lewis Hine, 1916-1917. The program begins at 7:30 pm and is free and open to the public. Child Labor in Oklahoma: Photographs by Lewis Hine, 1916-1917 opens October 1 at the Oklahoma History Center in the Chesapeake Events Center. Please note this room is also used for private meetings and events, so please call in advance to ensure…

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Genealogy on the Web Class, Oklahoma History Center

November 4, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Acquaint researchers with a wide variety of little-known resources used by genealogists and librarians. Users will learn how to locate free resources including genealogical books, records, and periodicals worldwide and how to search those sources. Participants must pre-register for this class. Registration is $32 per person and includes a boxed lunch. Register online.  

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