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March 2018

Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College

March 13, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Classes meet on Tuesdays; there will be no class on March 20 due to spring break.
Rose State College, 6420 SE 15th Street Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College will offer a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy beginning on March 6. 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 at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Learn with us as we take the mystery out of our history and…

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Brown Bag Lunch and Learn program by featured Trappings artist, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

March 14, 12:00 pm1:00 pm
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid will host a free Brown Bag Lunch and Learn program on Wednesday, March 14, at noon. In conjunction with the Trappings of the Cherokee Strip exhibit, a featured artist will give a presentation about their works. Attendees are welcome to bring their lunches and learn something new! For more information please call 580-237-1907.

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Mysteries of the Mansion tour, Henry Overholser Mansion

March 15, 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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T. B. Ferguson Home’s annual Chicken Noodle Dinner, Blaine County Fairgrounds

March 16, 5:00 pm7:00 pm
Blaine County Fairgrounds, 801 North Spiece Avenue Watonga, OK 73772

On Friday, March 16, from 5 to 7 pm the T. B. Ferguson Home will host its annual Chicken Noodle Dinner in celebration of T. B. Ferguson's birthday. This fundraising event will be held in the Foley Building at the Blaine County Fairgrounds in Watonga. Built in 1901, this Victorian-style house was home to Oklahoma's sixth territorial governor and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This property is managed by the Friends of T. B. Ferguson Home…

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31st annual Family Kite Flite Day, Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center

March 17, 9:00 am5:00 pm
Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center, 18154 First Street Spiro, OK 74959

Celebrate the beginning of spring at the 31st annual Family Kite Flite Day at Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center. Family Kite Flite Day will be held from 9 am until 5 pm on Saturday, March 17. This will be a free admission day at the site, although donations are appreciated. It will be a great day for families and folks of all ages. Each year since 1987, Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center has hosted a day of spring fun and learning. Guests…

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“Old-Fashioned Bed Turning” presentation by Martha Ray, Sod House Museum

March 17, 10:00 am11:30 am
Sod House Museum, 4628 State Highway 8 Aline, OK 73716

Ready for an old-fashioned bed turning? Martha Ray of Pawnee, Oklahoma, will be at the Sod House Museum to present just that on Saturday, March 17, at 10 am. What is an old-fashioned bed turning? In a time when pioneer women did not have much of a social life, they would bring their quilts when they got together and enjoy the spotlight while telling the story of making the quilt, the fabric used, the patterns, and the challenges faced when…

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Third Saturday Living History program, Hunter’s Home

March 17, 1:00 pm4:00 pm
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This event takes place on the third Saturday of each month.
Hunter’s Home, 19479 East Murrell Home Road Park Hill, OK 74451

Visit Hunter's Home (formerly known as the George M. Murrell Home) in Park Hill on Saturday from 1 to 4 pm to participate in a nineteenth-century living history activity. The 1845 Cherokee plantation home's staff members are pleased to share living history experiences with guests during the monthly Third Saturday Living History program. Historical interpreters dressed in period clothing will perform everyday plantation tasks, and guests can enjoy a variety of demonstrations, talk to historians, and even participate in some…

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Vernal Equinox Walks, Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center

March 20
Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center, 18154 First Street Spiro, OK 74959

Celebrate the beginning of spring a little differently this year. On Tuesday, March 20, there will be a series of guided Vernal Equinox Walks at Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center where visitors can learn from an archaeologist about the spring equinox. There will be walks at 11 am, 2 pm, and 7 pm, led by archaeologist and manager Dennis Peterson. Each walk will take about two hours and require a mile of easy walking. Peterson will tell about this unique, prehistoric American…

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College

March 20, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Classes meet on Tuesdays; there will be no class on March 20 due to spring break.
Rose State College, 6420 SE 15th Street Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College will offer a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy beginning on March 6. 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 at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Learn with us as we take the mystery out of our history and…

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Sixth annual Trappings of the Cherokee Strip exhibit closes, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

March 24
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid recently opened its sixth annual Trappings of the Cherokee Strip exhibit of fine Western art and custom cowboy gear. Trappings is open to the public from Saturday, February 24, through Saturday, March 24. This invitational show brings together an impressive collection of art and cowboy gear, featuring several of Oklahoma’s best Western artists and craftsmen. The show is expertly exhibited to showcase the beauty of each item. All works are available for…

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Cowboy Round-Up, Oklahoma History Center

March 24, 9:00 am1:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The Oklahoma History Center will hold the eighth annual Cowboy Round-Up on Saturday, March 24 from 9 am to 1 pm. The Cowboy Round-Up will include activities inside the Oklahoma History Center and outside on the grounds. There is no charge to the public, and all ages are encouraged to attend. Attendees are encouraged to dress the part in boots, cowboy hats, and gingham dresses. No registration is required. For more information on the Cowboy Round-Up please contact education@okhistory.org or call…

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“Chilly McIntosh and the Muscogee (Creek) Nation: 1800–1875” presentation by T. S. Akers, Honey Springs Battlefield Historic Site

March 24, 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Honey Springs Battlefield and Visitor Center, 101601 South 4232 Road Checotah, OK 74426

Honey Springs Battlefield Historic Site is honored to announce a special presentation "Chilly McIntosh and the Muscogee (Creek) Nation: 1800–1875," to be held at the new Visitor Center on Saturday, March 24, 2018, from 1 to 3 pm. T. S. Akers, the fourth great-grandson of Chilly McIntosh (colonel of the Second Regiment of Creek Mounted Volunteers C.S.A. during the Battle of Honey Springs) will talk about his ancestor's importance to the Muscogee (Creek) Nation during the tumultuous Civil War years…

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College

March 27, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Classes meet on Tuesdays; there will be no class on March 20 due to spring break.
Rose State College, 6420 SE 15th Street Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College will offer a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy beginning on March 6. 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 at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Learn with us as we take the mystery out of our history and…

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National Vietnam War Veterans Day commemoration event, Oklahoma History Center

March 29, 10:00 am11:00 am
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The Oklahoma History Center is proud to announce that it will recognize all Vietnam War veterans in a commemoration event on March 29 from 10 to 11 am. The recognition celebration is open to the public at no charge and will include music by the 145th Army Band and dedications from Major General Michael Thompson, retired Major General Myles Deering, retired Brigadier General Pete Costilow and retired Captain Bob Ford. The ceremony will take place in the Devon Great Hall…

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Spring Bake Day, Fort Gibson Historic Site

March 31
Fort Gibson Historic Site, 907 North Garrison Avenue Fort Gibson, OK 74434

Fort Gibson Historic Site and the Friends of Fort Gibson will host Spring Bake Day on Saturday, March 31, beginning at 10 am. The aroma of fresh-baked bread will fill the air on Garrison Hill as OHS staff and volunteers bring Fort Gibson's bake house to life. Enjoy bread making demonstrations in the original wood-fired oven from 1863. Visitors can even sample the finished product! Bake Day is a fundraiser and educational event that depicts one aspect of army life…

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Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma!: Musical Theatre at 75 exhibit opens, Oklahoma History Center

March 31
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The Oklahoma History Center will open its latest pictorial exhibit, Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!: Musical Theatre at 75 on Saturday, March 31, the 75th anniversary of the opening of the musical on Broadway. The exhibit will feature twenty-one images, mostly black-and-white with some full-color posters included. The photos range from the Broadway production of the play Green Grow the Lilacs by Lynn Riggs, which was the inspiration for Oklahoma!, through the original production of the musical in 1943 and images…

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Dutch Oven Cooking class, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

March 31, 9:00 am1:00 pm
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

Luann Sewell Waters, outdoor educator, will teach a Dutch oven cooking class on Saturday, March 31, from 9 am to 1 pm. The class is designed to teach participants to cook in a Dutch oven in their own backyard. Waters will provide hands-on instruction for the care and cleaning of Dutch ovens along with meal prep and cooking. Each participant will join their classmates to cook a number of dishes to taste. All supplies are included. The cost is $25 per…

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Easter Egg Hunt, Pawnee Bill Ranch and Museum

March 31, 10:00 am12:30 pm
Pawnee Bill Ranch and Museum, 1141 Pawnee Bill Road Pawnee, OK 74058

On Saturday, March 31, the Pawnee Bill Ranch will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt. The Egg Hunt is cosponsored by the local Pawnee Lion's Club and it will begin promptly at 10 am, signaled by Pawnee Bill, portrayed by Kevin Webb, firing his pistol. The egg hunt attracts hundreds of children and their families and is spread out over many acres of the historic site. Thousands of eggs will be hidden, including prize eggs containing money and vouchers for…

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Annual Easter Egg Hunt, T. B. Ferguson Home

March 31, 10:00 am12:00 pm
T. B. Ferguson Home, 519 North Weigle Avenue Watonga, OK 73772

On Saturday, March 31, the T. B. Ferguson Home in Watonga will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt. Beginning at 10 am the Easter Bunny will be available for photographs, and the Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 11 am. The cost is $5 per child and is intended for toddlers through age five. For more information about this event, please call 580-623-5069. Built in 1901, this Victorian-style house was home to Oklahoma’s sixth territorial governor and is listed in…

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Optimist Club Easter Egg Hunt, Will Rogers Memorial Museum

March 31, 11:30 am1:00 pm
Will Rogers Memorial Museum, 1720 West Will Rogers Boulevard Claremore, OK 74017

Visit the Will Rogers Memorial Museum for the annual Optimist Club Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 31. The egg hunt begins promptly at 11:30 am on the museum grounds, so be sure to arrive early. The Easter Bunny will hide thousands of candy-filled eggs for the children to find, and some eggs will contain special prizes. With the generous support of Claremore businesses and individuals, the Optimist Club has hosted the Easter Egg Hunt in Claremore for many years.…

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April 2018

Sunrise Service and Easter Fundraiser Breakfast, Pawnee Bill Ranch and Museum

April 1, 7:00 am10:30 am
Pawnee Bill Ranch and Museum, 1141 Pawnee Bill Road Pawnee, OK 74058

On Sunday, April 1, the Pawnee Bill Ranch will host its annual nondenominational Sunrise Service and Easter Fundraiser Breakfast. The nondenominational service begins at approximately 7 am on Blue Hawk Peak, the highest point on the ranch grounds. The service is led by the Pawnee Ministerial Alliance and is a community-wide tradition. Immediately following the service, the Friends of the Pawnee Bill Ranch Association will serve a breakfast to raise money for ranch programs. The breakfast will consist of eggs,…

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College

April 3, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Classes meet on Tuesdays; there will be no class on March 20 due to spring break.
Rose State College, 6420 SE 15th Street Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College will offer a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy beginning on March 6. 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 at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Learn with us as we take the mystery out of our history and…

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Presentation by Lone Star School author Richard Simunek, Museum of the Western Prairie

April 3, 7:00 pm8:30 pm
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

Richard Simunek, author of Lone Star School: Now We Are Going to Be Americans, will review his book at 7 pm on Tuesday, April 3, at the Museum of the Western Prairie. Lone Star School is a work that began out of memorabilia from Simunek's father's one-room schoolhouse in Hennessey, Oklahoma, and became a story about the building of America as a great nation. Simunek will discuss his book and the school that inspired it. The Museum of the Western…

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“Preserving Your Family Photographs” program by Rachel Mosman, Oklahoma History Center

April 5, 10:30 am11:30 am
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

On Thursday, April 5, 2018, Rachel Mosman, MLIS, will present "Preserving Your Family Photographs" from 10:30 to 11:30 am. Participants will learn standard methods for preserving family photos and managing digital photo projects. Admission is free but we ask that you pre-register by March 29 by contacting 405-522-5208 or rmosman@okhistory.org. This program will be held in the Musser Learning Lab, located inside of the Research Center at the Oklahoma History Center.

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Preserving Your Family Memories class, Oklahoma History Center

April 7, 10:00 am4:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

The Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center and Rose State College will hold a preservation class on Saturday, April 7, 2018, from 10 am to 4 pm. In "Preserving Your Family Memories," participants will learn how to capture family history and care for photographs, letters, maps, oral histories, family Bibles, and other materials. Registration is through Rose State College and the class fee is $39. Register Online This class will be held in the Musser Learning Lab, located inside the Research…

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Family Day at the Ranch, Will Rogers Birthplace Ranch

April 7, 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, April 7, 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 theme is agriculture and will feature the ranch’s kitchen garden. Learn about vegetables and herbs that were likely grown in Mrs. Rogers’s garden. Visitors will have an opportunity to help prepare…

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Red Dirt Student Art Show exhibit opens, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

April 10
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid is pleased to present the annual Red Dirt Student Art Show exhibit. It will feature the winners of this regional student art competition. Do not miss this special exhibit of multimedia art from local students, which will be on display April 10–28. For more information please call 580-237-1907 or visit www.csrhc.org.

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College

April 10, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Classes meet on Tuesdays; there will be no class on March 20 due to spring break.
Rose State College, 6420 SE 15th Street Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College will offer a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy beginning on March 6. 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 at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Learn with us as we take the mystery out of our history and…

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“Barn Quilt Trails” Brown Bag Lunch and Learn program by Lesa Rauh, Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center

April 11, 12:00 pm1:30 pm
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, 507 South 4th Street Enid, OK 73701

The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid will host a free Brown Bag Lunch and Learn program on Wednesday, April 11, at noon. Lesa Rauh from the Garfield County OSU Extension Center will present “Barn Quilt Trails.” Lesa is excited to share information about Barn Quilt Trails—a fun tourist destination! A quilt trail consists of many barn quilts that are mapped together and visited. Those following along the trail receive a map with all of the locations marked, and…

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Quilting workshop with Martha Ray, Sod House Museum

April 14, 9:00 am11:00 am
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Quilting workshops are offered on the second Saturday of the month.
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. For more information please contact Director Renee Trindle at 580-463-2441 or sodhouse@okhistory.org.

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Gardening at the Fort program, Fort Towson Historic Site

April 14, 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Fort Towson Historic Site, HC 63 Box 1580 Fort Towson, OK 74735

On Saturday, April 14, the Fort Towson Historic Site will give a gardening program from 1 to 3 pm. This program will cover the three main gardens of Fort Towson from 1824 to 1854: the officer’s gardens, hospital gardens, and the company gardens. We will explain why certain vegetables and fruits were chosen and how they were grown without the use of commercial chemicals. We will also be planting our educational garden at this time, and we welcome all questions…

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Tracing Your Roots genealogy class, Rose State College

April 17, 10:00 am12:00 pm
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Classes meet on Tuesdays; there will be no class on March 20 due to spring break.
Rose State College, 6420 SE 15th Street Midwest City, OK 73110

The Oklahoma Historical Society and Rose State College will offer a seven-week class on the basics of genealogy beginning on March 6. 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 at the Oklahoma Historical Society. The class will conclude with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center. Learn with us as we take the mystery out of our history and…

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Historic Preservation Review Committee meeting, Oklahoma History Center

April 19, 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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Milam Lecture Series presentation by Steve Warren, Will Rogers Memorial Museum

April 19, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
Will Rogers Memorial Museum, 1720 West Will Rogers Boulevard Claremore, OK 74017

Join the Will Rogers Memorial Museum in Claremore for its Milam Lecture Series on Thursday, April 19, at 6 pm. Author Steve Warren will share information from his book entitled The Second Battle of Cabin Creek: Brilliant Victory (The History Press, 2012). This book was a 2013 Oklahoma Book Awards finalist in the non-fiction category. Warren’s presentation is free, open to the public, and will be held in the Will Rogers Theatre.

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Mysteries of the Mansion tour, Henry Overholser Mansion

April 19, 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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Wee Winsome Wildflowers exhibit opens, Museum of the Western Prairie

April 19, 7:00 pm8:30 pm
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

On Thursday, April 19, the Museum of the Western Prairie will open Wee Winsome Wildflowers, a new interpretive art exhibition showcasing the work of Lawton artist Sandra Dunn. The exhibit celebrates the beauty and utility of native wildflowers. The opening will include a premiere program at 7 p.m. Wee Winsome Wildflowers has been made possible through a grant from Oklahoma Humanities. The Museum of the Western Prairie is located at 1100 Memorial Drive in Altus. For more information, please contact…

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Living History Days, Chisholm Trail Museum

April 20April 21
Chisholm Trail Museum, 605 Zellers Avenue Kingfisher, OK 73750

The Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher will host Living History Days on Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21. This lively annual event features some of the best Western reenactors the country has to offer. Chuck wagons will provide cowboy dinner favorites such as chili and biscuits. While waiting for a fresh-cooked meal, visitors can take in the sights and sounds of a pioneer village by watching the flint knapper, magician, gunfighters, and farm animals. The Chisholm Trail Museum is…

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Ponca City Portraits, People, and Places exhibit opens, Pioneer Woman Museum

April 20
Pioneer Woman Statue and Museum, 701 Monument Road Ponca City, OK 74604

Beginning Friday, April 20, the Pioneer Woman Museum in Ponca City will host an exhibit entitled Ponca City Portraits, People, and Places. For additional details visit the Pioneer Woman Museum on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pioneerwomanmuseum. Please call 580-765-6108 with questions.

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Third Saturday Living History program, Hunter’s Home

April 21, 1:00 pm4:00 pm
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This event takes place on the third Saturday of each month.
Hunter’s Home, 19479 East Murrell Home Road Park Hill, OK 74451

Visit Hunter's Home (formerly known as the George M. Murrell Home) in Park Hill on Saturday from 1 to 4 pm to participate in a nineteenth-century living history activity. The 1845 Cherokee plantation home's staff members are pleased to share living history experiences with guests during the monthly Third Saturday Living History program. Historical interpreters dressed in period clothing will perform everyday plantation tasks, and guests can enjoy a variety of demonstrations, talk to historians, and even participate in some…

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“Celebrating Oklahoma! at 75″ program, Oklahoma History Center

April 26, 6:30 pm8:00 pm
Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73105

On Thursday, April 26, the Oklahoma Historical Society (OHS) and Oklahoma City University (OCU) will present the musical program “Celebrating Oklahoma! at 75.” To mark the 75th anniversary of the Broadway debut of Oklahoma! students from the OCU Wanda L. Bass School of Music will perform songs from the musical. Oklahoma! was the first collaboration of renowned musical theatre duo Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! was based on Green Grow the Lilacs, written by Oklahoman Lynn…

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