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Calendar of Cultural Events

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

MarchApril 2018May
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: THE WAY WE WERE, THE WAY WE ARE - Guthrie

Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: PIECING THE QUILT, STIRRING THE STEW - Oklahoma City

One Book, One Community: Killers of the Flower Moon - Stillwater
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: CRIME AND COMEDY - McAlester

Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: HOPE AMIDST HARDSHIP - Ardmore

Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: HOPE AMIDST HARDSHIP - Tishomingo
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21st Century Comanche Warrior of Education
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: CIVIL RIGHTS AND EQUALITY - Miami
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Conversations with Chris Abani
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: OKLAHOMA PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS - Broken Arrow

One Book, One Community: Killers of the Flower Moon - Stillwater
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Experiencing the Dust Bowl - Tulsa
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: OKLAHOMA PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS - Ada
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: CRIME AND COMEDY - McAlester

Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: HOPE AMIDST HARDSHIP - Ardmore

One Book, One Community: Killers of the Flower Moon - Stillwater
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Symposium on the American Indian - Tahlequah
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Symposium on the American Indian - Tahlequah

Sacred Arts of Tibet: Mandala Sand Painting and Lecture Series
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Symposium on the American Indian - Tahlequah

Sacred Arts of Tibet: Mandala Sand Painting and Lecture Series
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Symposium on the American Indian - Tahlequah

Sacred Arts of Tibet: Mandala Sand Painting and Lecture Series

Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: NATIVE AMERICAN WRITERS OF THE PLAINS - Pauls Valley

Wee Winsome Wildflowers of Southwest Oklahoma: An Interpretive Art Exhibition - Altus
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Symposium on the American Indian - Tahlequah

Sacred Arts of Tibet: Mandala Sand Painting and Lecture Series
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Symposium on the American Indian - Tahlequah

Sacred Arts of Tibet: Mandala Sand Painting and Lecture Series

Heritage Germans of Oklahoma: Out of Few Came Many and Much - Oklahoma City
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Experiencing the Dust Bowl - Tulsa
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: FROM WILDERNESS TO METROPOLIS - El Reno
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: THE WAY WE WERE, THE WAY WE ARE - Guthrie

Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: PIECING THE QUILT, STIRRING THE STEW - Oklahoma City
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Let's Talk About It, Oklahoma: OKLAHOMA PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS - Broken Arrow
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Ongoing Grant Events

ONCE UPON A PLAYGROUND
January 26, 2018 - May 12, 2018

Edmond Historical Society & Museum 
431 S Boulevard
Edmond, OK 73034
Information: 405/340-0078
Once Upon a Playground offers a visual tribute to the vanishing playgrounds of our past, celebrating their place in American culture and the collective memories of generations. The exhibition combines contemporary photographs of classic equipment, vintage images of playground scenes from the Library of Congress’ collections, and images from period playground catalogs and other ephemera.

WEE WINSOME WILDFLOWERS OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA
April 19, 2018 - May 31, 2018 

Museum of the Western Prairie
1100 Memorial Drive
Altus, OK 73521
Information: 580/482-1044
Wee Winsome Wildflowers of Southwest Oklahoma is an interpretive art exhibition celebrating the beauty and utility of native wildflowers and exploring their current and historic uses.