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Spring Break Week Drop-In Activities

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until March 17, 2017

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March 13 – 17, 2017
Spring Break Week Drop-In Activities
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Except Where Noted)

It is Spring Break week for Oklahoma City Public Schools and surrounding districts! Drop by and participate in family-friendly activities inspired by different temporary exhibitions on view in the galleries. Create make-and-take activities each day while supplies last. Perfect for homeschoolers too, these activities are free to Museum members or with Museum admission.

March 13 – Bandanna Decorating: Decorate your very own bandanna in honor of the Museum’s new exhibit A Yard of Turkey Red: The Western Bandanna.

March 14 – Fun with Illustration: Become a junior illustrator by making your own paperback book cover inspired by the exhibit The Artistry of the Western Paperback.

March 15 – Threadwork Bracelets: Learn the art of wrapping thread as seen in the exhibit Power and Prestige: Headdresses of the American Plains.

March 16 – Paisley Pop Art: Learn about the origins of the decorative element seen on most contemporary bandannas and design your own paisley canvas pop art based on the exhibit A Yard of Turkey Red: The Western Bandanna.

March 17 – Hollywood Hunt

Screening Times: 10:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2:30 p.m.

Dub and Mozelle Richardson Theater and Museum Galleries

Join us for a special screening of The Cowboys starring John Wayne. After the film, partake in a scavenger hunt that takes families through the temporary exhibit Hollywood and the American West and the Museum’s Western Performers Gallery to explore the classic icons of Western films.


March 13
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St
Oklahoma City, OK 73111 United States
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