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May 2019

Living History Performance: Winning the West: Teddy Roosevelt

Join Teddy Roosevelt as he tells the story of his travels to the West, and how his time here changed his life from a thin, young city slicker to a robust and adventurous cowboy. Stories included encounters with wild people and animals and how these experiences gave him the insight and courage to protect and preserve the West. Free admission to program and Museum for students and chaperones (1 to 7 students). Program runs one hour and includes time for…

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September 2019

$20

Conservation in the West Workshop – Elementary

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September 17, 2019 – Elementary Teachers (Grades K – 5) 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Join us for a K – 12 teacher professional development opportunity at the National Cowboy Museum in collaboration with the College of Education and Professional Studies, University of Central Oklahoma. This educator workshop focuses on the history of conservation in the West, including the establishment of the National Park System. Participants gain a better understanding of the political and legislative aspects of conservation and the…

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Conservation in the West Workshop – Secondary

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Registration Closed, secondary instructors may also attend Conservation in the West for Elementary on September 17 September 18, 2019 – Secondary Teachers (Grades 6 – 12) 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Join us for a K – 12 teacher professional development opportunity at the National Cowboy Museum in collaboration with the College of Education and Professional Studies, University of Central Oklahoma. This educator workshop focuses on the history of conservation in the West, including the establishment of the National Park…

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Cherokee Cultural Celebration

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. In partnership with the Cherokee Heritage Center in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, the National Cowboy Museum presents a Cherokee Cultural Celebration. Students will experience a variety of activities related to 19th century Cherokee culture and lifestyle. Hands-on participation in Cherokee games such as blow gun shooting, stickball playing, marbles, and chunkey will be presented. Demonstrations in pottery making, basket weaving, and finger weaving will show the unique Cherokee lifestyle of this time period. Other activity stations will…

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December 2019

Educators After Hours: Appreciation Night

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Educators and a guest are invited to experience all that the National Cowboy Museum offers teachers and students! Museum education staff, curators and docents showcase available educational resources, preview student tours, and lead Museum Vault tours. Guests are also invited to explore Museum galleries on their own. Refreshments and a cash bar are available. Limited to K – 12 educators and students teachers plus one guest. This event is free; however, pre-registration is required by November 29. This event is for…

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February 2020

$20

Dorothea Lange: More than the Dust Bowl Workshop

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Join us for a professional development opportunity for teachers of grades 5 –12 at the National Cowboy Museum in collaboration with the College of Education and Professional Studies, University of Central Oklahoma. Best known for her Migrant Mother photograph, Dorothea Lange’s body of work touched on provocative social and political issues throughout her career, including Japanese internment, racial segregation and Civil Rights. This workshop focuses on Lange’s social and political activism in the 20th century as seen through her lens.…

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March 2020

$10

Educators After Hours: Andy Warhol’s West

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Socialize after hours during a free K – 12 professional development session at the National Cowboy Museum. Seth Hopkins, executive director of the Booth Western Art Museum and curator of Warhol in the West, leads educators on a tour of the exhibit, featuring Warhol’s Cowboys and Indians portfolio, the last major project before his death. It includes images of 14 iconic Western subjects such as Custer, Geronimo and John Wayne.  Participants will: Explore Warhol and the West with exhibit curator…

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April 2021

Educators After Hours – Liichokoshkomo’

Educators and a guest are invited to experience Liichokoshkomo, our new outdoor playscape with plenty of room for social distance! Stroll among our seven recreated native dwellings, grind corn and rope cattle. Guests are also invited to explore Museum galleries on their own. Refreshments and a cash bar are available. This event is free; however, pre-registration is required by April 18. Limited to current K-12 educators and student teachers. Educators may bring one guest. Registration is closed, for more information…

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November 2021

Teacher Workshop – Rediscover the Museum

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It’s been a while since we’ve seen you! Join us for a professional development opportunity for teachers of grades K – 6 at the National Cowboy Museum in collaboration with the College of Education and Professional Studies, University of Central Oklahoma. Tour the Museum galleries and discover the diversity of the cultures that inhabit the West. Learn about revised student tours and how they can complement and strengthen your curriculum. Participants will engage with content experts and leave with practical…

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December 2021

Educators After Hours

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Educators and a guest are invited to experience all that the National Cowboy Museum offers teachers and students! Museum education staff, curators and docents showcase available educational resources, preview student tours, tour the Museum Vault and learn about the Dickinson Research Center. Guests are also invited to explore Museum galleries on their own. Refreshments and a cash bar are available. Limited to K – 12 educators and teachers plus one guest. Reservations are closed, for questions contact education@nationalcowboymuseum.org.

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