The OHS Education Department is hosting six Family Saturday events at the Oregon Historical Society in 2018! Families are invited to this all-ages program that focuses on culture and diversity in Oregon. All Family Saturdays will include hands-on crafts and activities and some events will feature special performances by community groups. All Family Saturday events also include Free Admission to all of OHS!
The first Family Saturday program on January 13 will highlight American Indian cultures in Oregon. The event will showcase performances by Native musical trio Cedar Rose and traditional Kalapuya/Coos storytelling by Esther Stutzman and Shannin Stutzman.
Hands-on activities will be going on throughout the day and include:
Create your own parfleche
Seasonal round activity
Decorate applique squares
Touch objects made by traditional artists
Family Saturday Performance Schedule:
Cedar Rose Music Trio
Native Storytelling with Esther Stutzman and Shannin Stutzman