september, 2014

06sep11:00 am5:00 pmHelmerich Center for American Research - Grand Opening Weekend


Event Details

Grand Opening Weekend of the Helmerich Center for American Research includes free museum entry and a variety of activities, which range from seminars to dialogues, from explorations to storytime readings.

The event is a fit for all ages. Activities include:
Children’s Art Hunt
Illustrating Indian Lives: Stereotypes and Differences in the Drawings of W. M. Cary
Coffee Rituals Throughout History (Topeca coffee!)
Map Quest
A Conversation with Thomas Gilcrease
Reconstructing American Narratives: Richard LaBarre Goodwin’s The Cobbler
Storytime in the Galleries: The Horse and the Plains Indians
Tattoos: Social and Sacred Art Form
The Smithsonian and Gilcrease: Understanding the American Experience
Image, Artifact, Archive: Teaching and Learning in the Helmerich Center for American Research and Gilcrease Museum
Thirty Years of Writing America’s Archeological History
Indian Law in the 21st Century: Worcester Sovereignty Project


(Saturday) 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


Gilcrease Museum

1400 North Gilcrease Museum Road