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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.

Ongoing Grant Events


December 1, 2017 -- December 15, 2017

Pleasant Hill Elementary Gymnasium
4346 NE 36th
Oklahoma City, OK  73121
Information: 918/645-7188

Fly With Banning is a traveling exhibition celebrating one of Oklahoma's great African-American heroes: James Herman Banning. Banning was the first African-American to become a licensed pilot and the first to complete a transcontinental flight across the United States. Click here to learn more about Banning's amazing life and career and about The Greatest Story Never Told, a project dedicated to bringing the stories of unsung heroes like James Herman Banning to life.