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Museum OKademy volunteer training class and lecture
February 4, 9 a.m.–11 a.m.
The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center (CSRHC) will host a six-session Museum OKademy course in 2023 to train volunteers and provide lectures on history. The classes will be held from 9 to 11 a.m., beginning on Saturday, January 21, and concluding on Saturday, April 1.
The six-part lecture/workshop series, Museum OKademy, will be led by CSRHC Director Jake Krumwiede, CSRHC Director of Education Neal Matherne, and other CSRHC staff. These classes are aimed at both prospective volunteers and other adult learners who wish to broaden their knowledge base about the history of northwest Oklahoma, as well as documents, photographs, and other resources available at the center.
Reserve your spot below or email email@example.com for more information. Attendance is limited so please contact us as soon as possible. Classes are free with regular museum admission. OHS members and CSRHC members always visit free.
Meeting Two: Saturday, February 4
9 a.m. – Part One: “Museum Collections” (Museum Volunteer Training Class) Learn about how and why museums collect what they do, with a behind-the-scenes look at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center’s collection.10 a.m. – Part Two: “Oklahoma Territory and Statehood” (History Lecture) Oklahoma’s path to statehood is an interesting one! This lecture focuses on stories from the region that fall within the state’s territorial history.