What's Happening at the FRHM

Events for the Month of August 2017

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August 3, 2017

Exhibit Opening: The American Plains Artists (APA) 32nd Annual Juried Exhibit & Sale
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
One of the top regional juried art shows in the country comes to the Museum Aug. 4, 2017 through Nov. 5, 2017. "The Art of the Plains" -- The American Plains Artists 32nd Juried Exhibit & Sale will be in the Museum's Legacy and Traditions galleries. . . .
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August 5, 2017

Crafts for Kids: Space Visitors
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come create crafts that are all about visitors from space. Crafts are free, but regular Museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, and free admission for children 3 and under.

August 10, 2017

Culture Series: The Life & Music of Badger Clark
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The words of one of the most revered cowboy poets of all time are put to music during the one-hour show, The Life & Music of Badger Clark.

Pegie Douglas, a retired school teacher, has set 14 of Badger Clark's poems to music and has toured the West. . .
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August 12, 2017

Crafts for Kids: Fly Me to the Moon
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Have you ever dreamed of flying to the moon? Come join us in creating crafts about space travel. Crafts are free, but regular Museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, and fre. . .
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August 19, 2017

Crafts for Kids: Look to the Stars
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
An eclipse is coming! Come celebrate this event by creating crafts that allow you to look to the stars. Crafts are free, but regular Museum admission is required for all family members: $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens, $3 for children 4 to 17, . . .
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August 24, 2017

Exhibit Opening: On the Wing: The Avian Photography of Nirmala Khandan
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The beautiful photography of Nirmala Khandan is featured in the Museumís Arts Corridor from August 18 through December 3. The opening reception, which is free to the public and includes refreshment, is 5-7 p.m. on August 24. The show features 32 imag. . .
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August 26, 2017

Community Appreciation Day
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Museum offers free admission on this day each year to thank the community for its support and to showcase its outstanding exhibits and programs.

Celebrating the 100th birthday of the Museumís newly renovated chuck wagon is part of the festivi. . .
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Exhibitions On Display in August 2017

Art of the Plains

8/4/17 - 11/5/17

Greenhouse

On long-term display

Wheels & Gears

On long-term display

Skaggs Dairy Barn

On long-term display

Slim Green: Master Saddle Maker

On long-term display

Sheep and Goat Barn

On long-term display

Historic Green Bridge

On long-term display

Generations

On long-term display

Witte Cabin

On long-term display

Peter Hurd's charcoal studies

On long-term display

Antique Equipment Park

On long-term display

Watering Place

On long-term display

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