December 1, 2014
Drummond Home Christmas Event Scheduled for December 6
The Friends of the Fred Drummond Home are happy to announce that their annual Christmas event will be held on Saturday, December 6, between the hours of 1 and 4 p.m. The home site will be decorated for the holiday season with a tree in almost every room. For the enjoyment of the public, the band Finnegans Awake will be playing festive Scottish folk tunes to honor Frederick Drummond, who was of Scottish descent. Santa Claus also will be in attendance handing out treats to all the children and adults. An array of holiday goodies will be available to eat and drink. There will be a small admission charge to raise funds for the Friends of the Drummond Home.
The Fred Drummond Home is a division of the Oklahoma Historical Society. Admission to the home is $3 for adults, $2.50 for seniors, $1 for children ages 6-18, and free for children younger than five. Hours of operation are Wednesday–Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and 1–5 p.m. on Sunday. The Fred Drummond Home is located at 305 North Price Ave. in Hominy, Okla.
The mission of the Oklahoma Historical Society is to collect, preserve and share the history and culture of the state of Oklahoma. Founded in 1893 by members of the Territorial Press Association, the OHS maintains 31 museums, historic sites and affiliates across the state. Through its research archives, exhibits, educational programs and publications the OHS chronicles the rich history of Oklahoma. For more information visit www.okhistory.org.