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Museum of the Western Prairie

1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521
580-482-1044
www.okhistory.org/westernprairie

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October 2019

Reflections of the Wichitas: Oils and Watercolors by Katherine Liontas-Warren exhibit opens

October 22
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

The Museum of the Western Prairie in Altus is pleased to host a special exhibit titled Reflections of the Wichitas: Oils and Watercolors by Katherine Liontas-Warren. The exhibit showcases more than two dozen beautiful pieces by Katherine Liontas-Warren. Each piece celebrates the majesty of the landscapes found in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge. Liontas-Warren has been an Oklahoma resident since 1984 and is currently a professor of art at Cameron University in Lawton, where she teaches drawing, watercolor, and printmaking.…

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Reflections of the Wichitas: Oils and Watercolors by Katherine Liontas-Warren premiere program

October 24, 7 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

The Museum of the Western Prairie in Altus is pleased to host a special exhibit titled Reflections of the Wichitas: Oils and Watercolors by Katherine Liontas-Warren. A premiere program for the exhibit will be hosted by the Western Trail Historical Society on Thursday, October 24, at 7 p.m. The exhibit gallery will open at 6:30 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Reflections of the Wichitas showcases more than two dozen beautiful pieces…

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Dust, Drought, and Dreams Gone Dry exhibit closes

October 31
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

The Museum of the Western Prairie in Altus is pleased to host a special exhibit titled Dust, Drought, and Dreams Gone Dry. The exhibit will be on display September 3 through October 31. For more information please call 580-482-1044.

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November 2019

“Cold War Oklahoma” presentation by Landry Brewer

November 21, 7 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Museum of the Western Prairie, 1100 Memorial Drive Altus, OK 73521

The Museum of the Western Prairie in Altus is pleased to host a presentation by Landry Brewer, author of Cold War Oklahoma, on Thursday, November 21 at 7 p.m. Oklahoma might seem like an unexpected place for Cold War tensions to boil over, but the state played a key role in a conflict that threatened global annihilation. Altus Air Force Base served as a hub for twelve intercontinental ballistic missile launch sites. Cold War Oklahoma, explores the deep ties that…

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