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August 2018

Crocheted Rag Rug Workshop, Sod House Museum

August 18, 9:30 am1:00 pm
Sod House Museum, 4628 State Highway 8 Aline, OK 73716

Nancy Hada of Cherokee, Oklahoma, will present a Rag Rug workshop at the Sod House Museum on Saturday, August 18, from 9:30 am to 1 pm. Rag rugs have been furnishing floors since the latter part of the eighteenth century. The concept for rag rugs came to the United States by way of European immigrants. When making these rugs, women would use strips of old clothes and worn-out blankets as a resourceful way to add warmth and decor to their…

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Family Day at the Ranch, Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch

August 18, 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch, 9501 East 380 Road Oologah, OK 74053

Experience life on a nineteenth-century ranch near Oologah! Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch will host Family Day at the Ranch on Saturday, August 18, from 1 to 3 pm. Hands-on activities and demonstrations will give visitors a glimpse of everyday life on the ranch during Will Rogers’s childhood. This month’s event will feature a cornhusk doll make-and-take activity with the Rogers County Cherokee youth group. Visitors also can enjoy a scenic stroll through the expansive property, with beautiful views of Oologah…

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“Choctaw and Chickasaw Involvement in the Civil War and the Battle of Honey Springs” presentation by Kenny Sivard, Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center

August 18, 1:00 pm2:00 pm
Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center, 101601 South 4232 Road Checotah, OK 74426

Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center is honored to announce a special presentation, “Choctaw and Chickasaw Involvement in the Civil War and the Battle of Honey Springs,” to be held at the battlefield’s Visitor Center on Saturday, August 18, at 1 pm. Kenny Sivard will discuss what led the Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations into the Civil War, how their governments became allied with the Confederacy, and their role in the Confederate war effort. Sivard also will discuss the importance of…

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Kate Barnard program, Oklahoma History Center

August 22, 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

On Wednesday, August 22, the Research Center will offer a program about the life and contributions of Kate Barnard from 1 to 3 pm. The program will feature a presentation about Kate Barnard by Erin Brown. Mallory Covington will provide insight into the Kate Barnard Collection, part of the OHS Manuscript Archives. Registration is $10 per person, and we ask that you preregister by calling 405-522-5225. This program will be held in the Clark and Kay Musser Learning Lab, located…

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Interview and book signing with Boom Town author Sam Anderson, Oklahoma History Center

August 23, 12:00 pm1:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The Oklahoma History Center is proud to present Sam Anderson, author of Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, its Chaotic Founding, its Apocalyptic Weather, its Purloined Basketball Team, and the Dream of Becoming a World-class Metropolis. Anderson will participate in a question and answer session with moderator Steve Lackmeyer. Lackmeyer, an award-winning author, columnist, and reporter in his own right, will ask Anderson about what inspired him to write the book, the steps he took to research the…

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Back to School Bash, National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

August 23, 5:00 pm7:00 pm
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63rd Street Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Teachers, school staff, and their families are invited to spend an evening at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum to discover what museums and student-based organizations across the Oklahoma City metro and around the state are offering in the upcoming school year. The Back to School Bash will be held at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum on Thursday, August 23, from 5 to 7 pm. The Oklahoma Historical Society and the Oklahoma History Center are among the…

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*Class is Full* Faces Without Time: Photograph Identification from 1859 to 1920 workshop, Oklahoma History Center

August 24, 10:30 am4:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

This class is full; there are no spaces available. This workshop will give hands-on training to identify photographs dating from 1859 to 1920 with a concentration on portraits. The workshop will look at methods for establish­ing date ranges by looking at fashions, backdrops, specific photographers, mounting thicknesses, mounting colors, and edge treatments for board stock–mounted photographs and tintype masks. This program will be held on Friday, August 24, from 10:30 am to 4 pm in the Clark and Kay Musser…

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Night at the Movies, Will Rogers Memorial Museum

August 24, 7:00 pm8:30 pm
Will Rogers Memorial Museum, 1720 West Will Rogers Boulevard Claremore, OK 74017

Will Rogers Memorial Museum will host a Night at the Movies on Friday, August 24, from 7 to 8:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30 pm. This event is held as part of the year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of Will Rogers’s first movie! On Friday, guests can enjoy free popcorn and drinks while watching Steamboat Round the Bend (1935). This event is free to attend. One hundred years ago Will signed a contract with Samuel Goldwyn to become one…

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Basket Weaving workshop, Hunter’s Home

August 25, 9:00 am12:00 pm
Hunter’s Home, 19479 East Murrell Home Road Park Hill, OK 74451

On Saturday, August 25, from 9 am to noon, Hunter’s Home will host a Basket Weaving workshop. Attendees will learn how to weave their own baskets. The cost of this workshop is $65 per person and includes all materials and instruction; lunch is on your own. Enjoy a morning on the porch of Hunter’s Home as you weave your very own Cherokee basket! Hope you can join us for the final workshop in our summer series of traditional crafts. For…

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Faces Without Time: Photograph Identification from 1859 to 1920 workshop, Oklahoma History Center

August 28, 10:30 am4:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

This workshop will give hands-on training to identify photographs dating from 1859 to 1920 with a concentration on portraits. The workshop will look at methods for establish­ing date ranges by looking at fashions, backdrops, specific photographers, mounting thicknesses, mounting colors, and edge treatments for board stock–mounted photographs and tintype masks. This program will be held on Tuesday, August 28, from 10:30 am to 4 pm in the Clark and Kay Musser Learning Lab. The Learning Lab is located on the…

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Gilcrease on Wheels Mobile Museum Experience ends, Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center

August 31
Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center, 101601 South 4232 Road Checotah, OK 74426

Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center is pleased to announce a unique, hands-on educational experience for students and families alike, thanks to the generosity of the world-renowned Gilcrease Museum located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Gilcrease Museum, which is home to the world’s largest and most comprehensive collection of art and artifacts of the American West, chose Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center as the first recipient of its new Gilcrease on Wheels mobile museum experience. The exhibits, now on display at…

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Cherokee National Holiday activities, Hunter’s Home

August 31September 2
Hunter’s Home, 19479 East Murrell Home Road Park Hill, OK 74451

Visit Tahlequah and Park Hill for the Cherokee National Holiday celebration to be held Labor Day weekend—Friday, August 31, through Sunday, September 2. This is one of the most enduring traditions of Cherokee Nation and all are invited to join the celebration of Cherokee heritage, cultural awareness, and reuniting families. Thousands of Cherokees and visitors from across the United States and abroad make the pilgrimage to the historic Cherokee Nation capital in Tahlequah to renew friendships and celebrate the Cherokee…

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September 2018

Warren Little art exhibit opens, Sod House Museum

September 1
Sod House Museum, 4628 State Highway 8 Aline, OK 73716

During the month of September, the Sod House Museum will feature a special exhibit of art and photography by Warren Little. The exhibit will include 25 pieces of art and photography. On Saturday, September 22, at 10 am Little will be at the museum to give an overview of his drawings and the techniques he uses. Little discovered he had a knack for drawing people when he was a young boy growing up in Winchester, Oklahoma. Little was one of…

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125th Anniversary of the 1893 Land Run exhibit opens, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

September 4
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

On Tuesday, September 4, the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid will open its newest exhibit to commemorate the 125th Anniversary of the 1893 Land Run. It will be on display in the J. E. and L. E. Mabee Foundation Gallery through Saturday, November 17. For more information please call 580-237-1907.

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Poke a Stick at It: Unexpected True Stories presentation with author Connie Cronley, Museum of the Western Prairie

September 4, 7:00 pm8:00 pm
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

Author Connie Cronley will discuss her book Poke a Stick at It: Unexpected True Stories at the Museum of the Western Prairie on Tuesday, September 4, at 7 pm. This program is free and open to the public. In this collection of true stories, Connie Cronley pokes fun at everything—including herself—as she delights in the world around her. With her trademark down-home humor, Cronley takes on a range of subjects as broad as the Oklahoma prairies. No subject is off-limits as…

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Blacksmith Shop grand opening, Cherokee Strip Museum

September 7, 1:00 pm6:00 pm
Cherokee Strip Museum, 2617 West Fir Street Perry, OK 73077

The Cherokee Strip will celebrate the grand opening of the new Blacksmith Shop and the grand reopening of the recently renovated museum on Friday, September 7, from 1 to 6 pm. Museum admission is free on this date, we will have live blacksmith demonstrations and a visit from featured photographer Teri Garvie-James. The museum complex sits on five acres and consists of five buildings: the museum, a blacksmith shop, a homestead-style house, a large implement building, and an original one-room…

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Septemberfest, Oklahoma History Center

September 8
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

Don't miss the 22nd annual Septemberfest on Saturday, September 8, from 10 am to 3 pm at the Oklahoma History Center. This free festival is hosted by the First Family, Friends of the Mansion, and the Oklahoma History Center. This year’s Septemberfest theme is “Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!” This celebrates both the 75th anniversary of the Broadway debut of the famous musical and the exhibit now on display at the Oklahoma History Center. This free fall festival is open to…

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Quilting workshop with Martha Ray, Sod House Museum

September 8, 9:00 am11:00 am
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Sod House Museum, 4628 State Highway 8 Aline, OK 73716

Visit the Sod House Museum southeast of Aline for a quilting workshop on Saturday. The workshop will take place from 9 to 11 am with instructor Martha Ray, and the cost is $5 per person. For more information please contact Director Renee Trindle at 580-463-2441 or sodhouse@okhistory.org.

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History OffCenter Heritage Hills Bike Tour, Henry Overholser Mansion and Heritage Hills

September 8, 10:00 am11:30 am
Henry Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73103

We will meet at the Overholser Mansion at 10 am and ride about four miles at a leisurely pace, exploring the history of Heritage Hills with historian Dr. Bob Blackburn. The tour will end at the Overholser Mansion around 11:30 am. Participants are encouraged to pack a lunch and join us for a picnic and lawn games on the mansion grounds following the tour. The bike tour is free, but participants must preregister. Bring your own bike or get a…

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Family Day at the Ranch, Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch

September 8, 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch, 9501 East 380 Road Oologah, OK 74053

Experience life on a nineteenth-century ranch near Oologah! Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch will host Family Day at the Ranch on Saturday, September 8, from 1 to 3 pm. Hands-on activities and demonstrations will give visitors a glimpse of everyday life on the ranch during Will Rogers’s childhood. This month is a special harvesting party! Guests will learn about harvesting crops from the growing season. Attendees can visit the carpentry station to build a crate, then use the crate to collect…

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Wood Window Restoration workshop, Oklahoma City

September 15, 8:00 am5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 16, 2018

Henry Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Oklahoma City’s Historic Preservation Commission, in partnership with the State Historic Preservation Office and with support from Preservation Oklahoma, Inc., will present a two-day hands-on workshop September 15–16, 2018, from 8 am to 5 pm. Locations will be in central Oklahoma City and will be provided upon registration. The workshop will be led by window repair experts Wood Window Rescue, who will lead participants through the cleaning and repair of wood windows in a historic home. Limited spots are available. A…

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Civil War–Era Wooden Bench workshop, Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center

September 15, 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center, 101601 South 4232 Road Checotah, OK 74426

Visit Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center on Saturday, September 15, from 1 to 3 pm for a hands-on, Civil War–era wooden bench workshop. Children and adults alike will have the opportunity to construct their very own Civil War–era, five-board bench. All supplies and woodworking tools will be provided with a $10 workshop fee. Light refreshments will be available for those who attend and participate in the workshop. Materials for constructing the bench will be supplied on a first-come, first-served…

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Wood Window Restoration workshop, Oklahoma City

September 16, 8:00 am5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until September 16, 2018

Henry Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Oklahoma City’s Historic Preservation Commission, in partnership with the State Historic Preservation Office and with support from Preservation Oklahoma, Inc., will present a two-day hands-on workshop September 15–16, 2018, from 8 am to 5 pm. Locations will be in central Oklahoma City and will be provided upon registration. The workshop will be led by window repair experts Wood Window Rescue, who will lead participants through the cleaning and repair of wood windows in a historic home. Limited spots are available. A…

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Mysteries of the Mansion tour, Henry Overholser Mansion

September 20, 7:00 pm8:30 pm
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Mysteries of the Mansion tours are held on the third Thursday of the month.
Henry Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Visit the Henry Overholser Mansion in Oklahoma City for a 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 Overholser Mansion is owned by the OHS and managed by Preservation Oklahoma,…

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Smithsonian magazine’s annual Museum Day, various OHS museums and sites

September 22

Multiple OHS museums and sites will participate in Smithsonian magazine's annual Museum Day on Saturday, September 22. On this day only, participating museums across the United States emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution's Washington, DC-based facilities, which offer free admission every day. On September 22, participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 22, 2018. To…

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Warren Little program, Sod House Museum

September 22, 10:00 am11:00 am
Sod House Museum, 4628 State Highway 8 Aline, OK 73716

On Saturday, September 22, at 10 am artist Warren Little give an overview of his drawings and techniques at the Sod House Museum. A special exhibit of art and photography by Warren Little is on display at the Sod House Museum during the month of September. The exhibit includes 25 pieces of art and photography. Little discovered he had a knack for drawing people when he was a young boy growing up in Winchester, Oklahoma. Little was one of four…

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College Community Learning Center

September 25, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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This class meets every Tuesday from September 25 to November 6.
Rose State College Community Learning Center, 6191 Hudiburg Drive Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are partnering to offer Tracing Your Roots, a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy. This class meets on Tuesdays from September 25 to November 6 from 10 am to noon. Attendees will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources for research, and how to access materials at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research…

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A Sense of Time and Place: Work by Greg Burns exhibit closes, Oklahoma History Center

September 29
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The Oklahoma History Center is honored to present a selection of works by famed Oklahoma artist Greg Burns. The exhibit A Sense of Time and Place: Work by Greg Burns will consist of ten drawings and paintings that have been chosen by the artist specifically for display at the History Center. The exhibit will be located on the third floor of the History Center in an area of the Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation Gallery known as Curators’ Corner. The exhibit…

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October 2018

Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College Community Learning Center

October 2, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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This class meets every Tuesday from September 25 to November 6.
Rose State College Community Learning Center, 6191 Hudiburg Drive Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are partnering to offer Tracing Your Roots, a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy. This class meets on Tuesdays from September 25 to November 6 from 10 am to noon. Attendees will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources for research, and how to access materials at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research…

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Bound in Twine presentation with author Dr. Sterling D. Evans, Museum of the Western Prairie

October 2, 7:00 pm8:00 pm
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

Dr. Sterling D. Evans will give a presentation at the Museum of the Western Prairie on Tuesday, October 2, at 7 pm. This program is free and open to the public. Drawing on his book Bound in Twine: The History and Ecology of the Henequen-Wheat Complex for Mexico and the American and Canadian Plains, 1880–1950, Dr. Sterling D. Evans from the Department of History at the University of Oklahoma will speak about the many facets and aspects of wheat harvesting,…

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College Community Learning Center

October 9, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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This class meets every Tuesday from September 25 to November 6.
Rose State College Community Learning Center, 6191 Hudiburg Drive Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are partnering to offer Tracing Your Roots, a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy. This class meets on Tuesdays from September 25 to November 6 from 10 am to noon. Attendees will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources for research, and how to access materials at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research…

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Quilting workshop with Martha Ray, Sod House Museum

October 13, 9:00 am11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until June 8, 2019

Sod House Museum, 4628 State Highway 8 Aline, OK 73716

Visit the Sod House Museum southeast of Aline for a quilting workshop on Saturday. The workshop will take place from 9 to 11 am with instructor Martha Ray, and the cost is $5 per person. For more information please contact Director Renee Trindle at 580-463-2441 or sodhouse@okhistory.org.

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52nd annual Heritage Hills Historic Homes and Gardens Tour, Henry Overholser Mansion

October 13, 12:00 pm5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until October 14, 2018

Henry Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Visit Oklahoma City for the 52nd annual Heritage Hills Historic Homes and Gardens Tour on Saturday, October 13, and Sunday, October 14. Tours will be held from noon to 5 pm each day. This self-guided tour allows attendees to visit several private residences, the Henry Overholser Mansion, and the Gaylord Pickens Museum. The tour offers a glimpse of the past beautifully melded with the present, showcasing the neighborhood's historic charm. Parking is available at St. Luke’s Methodist Church, located at…

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Family Day at the Ranch, Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch

October 13, 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch, 9501 East 380 Road Oologah, OK 74053

Experience life on a nineteenth-century ranch near Oologah! Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch will host Family Day at the Ranch on Saturday, October 13, from 1 to 3 pm. Hands-on activities and demonstrations will give visitors a glimpse of everyday life on the ranch during Will Rogers’s childhood. This month’s activities will feature an open fire and chuck wagon cooking. Visitors also can enjoy a scenic stroll through the expansive property, with beautiful views of Oologah Lake, a longhorn herd, and…

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52nd annual Heritage Hills Historic Homes and Gardens Tour, Henry Overholser Mansion

October 14, 12:00 pm5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until October 14, 2018

Henry Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Visit Oklahoma City for the 52nd annual Heritage Hills Historic Homes and Gardens Tour on Saturday, October 13, and Sunday, October 14. Tours will be held from noon to 5 pm each day. This self-guided tour allows attendees to visit several private residences, the Henry Overholser Mansion, and the Gaylord Pickens Museum. The tour offers a glimpse of the past beautifully melded with the present, showcasing the neighborhood's historic charm. Parking is available at St. Luke’s Methodist Church, located at…

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Finding Family: Traditional Resources & Genetic Genealogy class, Rose State College Community Learning Center

October 15, 10:00 am4:30 pm
Rose State College Community Learning Center, 6191 Hudiburg Drive Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society (OHS) and Rose State College are partnering to offer this one-day class on Monday, October 15, 2018. What do you need to know about DNA for genealogical research? Learn how to choose a test and about the confidentiality of the results. We will also explore traditional resources, and how to find them for free, including city directories, yearbooks, microfilm, maps, and more. Learn how to use OHS manuscript collections, photo collections, film and video, audio collections,…

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College Community Learning Center

October 16, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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This class meets every Tuesday from September 25 to November 6.
Rose State College Community Learning Center, 6191 Hudiburg Drive Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College are partnering to offer Tracing Your Roots, a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy. This class meets on Tuesdays from September 25 to November 6 from 10 am to noon. Attendees will learn how to search for their heritage online, how to obtain free resources for research, and how to access materials at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research…

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Historic Preservation Review Committee meeting, Oklahoma History Center

October 18, 1:30 pm3:00 pm
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HPRC meetings take place on January 18, April 19, July 19, and October 18, 2018.
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) is pleased to announce the Oklahoma Historic Preservation Review Committee's (HPRC) meeting schedule for calendar year 2018. 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 Ron Frantz (architect, Oklahoma City); John Hartley (prehistoric archaeologist, Norman); Shirley Ballard Nero (historian, Clearview); Jana Phillips (architectural historian, Stillwater); and Charles Wallis (historical archaeologist, Norman). The…

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Mysteries of the Mansion tour, Henry Overholser Mansion

October 18, 7:00 pm8:30 pm
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Mysteries of the Mansion tours are held on the third Thursday of the month.
Henry Overholser Mansion, 405 NW 15th Street Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Visit the Henry Overholser Mansion in Oklahoma City for a 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 Overholser Mansion is owned by the OHS and managed by Preservation Oklahoma,…

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A Night in the Life: 1940s Flyboys and Riveting Gals, Oklahoma History Center

October 19, 7:00 pm10:00 pm

Join the Oklahoma Historical Society for "A Night in the Life: 1940s Flyboys and Riveting Gals," an immersive evening in the 1940s with a USO Show and Officers' Club at the Oklahoma History Center. Step back into the past with live big band music, swing dancing, the Andrews Sisters, and Spam! Ladies, start saving your ration cards to buy stockings and men, request your leave now—online registration will be available September 1.

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