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Calendar of Cultural Events

Don't miss the ongoing events listed below the calendar! Scroll each month to find OHC-sponsored programming in your area. Reading groups, lectures, exhibits, cultural events—whatever you’re looking for, you’ll get the news right here.

Ongoing Grant Events

The following events are funded in part by the Oklahoma Humanities Council.

Diligwa: 300 Years in the Making

June 1, 2014 - August 20, 2014
Cherokee Heritage Center
21192 S. Keeler Drive, Park Hill
Information: 918/207-3510

Diligwa is an exhibit exploring the history, architecture, archaeology, and culture of an early 1700's Eastern Woodlands Cherokee village; how trade with Europeans changed Cherokee life and culture; and how such a village has been reconstructed into a living history exhibit. Villagers will give guided tours and portray life as it likely was in the American Southeast.

Gods and Heroes: Masterpieces from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris

June 21, 2014 - September 14, 2014
Oklahoma City Museum of Art
415 Couch Drive, Oklahoma City
Information: 405/236-3100

Gods and Heroes is an exhibition co-organized by the American Federation of Arts and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris. This rich overview of masterpieces from the original school of fine arts in Paris, and a repository for work by Europe's most renowned artists since the 17th century, includes 142 paintings, sculptures, and works on paper dating from the 17th through 19th centuries.