September 29, 2023
Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center to Host Family Farm Day
ENID, Okla. — The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center in Enid will host Family Farm Day on Saturday, October 7, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Family Farm Day allows families to experience hands-on activities like shelling and grinding corn, churning butter, planting seeds and milling wheat. In addition, guests can visit a farm animal petting zoo, participate in pumpkin decorating, watch a blacksmith at his trade and more.
The museum will also be open to guests, with docents available to tour the galleries and teach about the area’s rich agricultural traditions. Family Farm Day and guided tours are free with paid admission.
For more information about the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, please call 580-237-1907 or visit www.csrhc.org.
The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center is a division of the Oklahoma Historical Society. The mission of the Oklahoma Historical Society is to collect, preserve and share the history and culture of the state of Oklahoma and its people. Founded in 1893 by members of the Territorial Press Association, the OHS maintains 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 about the OHS, please visit www.okhistory.org.
Editor’s Note: Photos of the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center are available upon request.