High Desert Museum Calendar 2018

June
2 Museum Event: Traditional Indigenous Arts Day. 10:00 am – 2:30 pm. Free with Museum admission.
5 Museum Event: Preserving Traditional Indigenous Arts. 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Free with Museum admission. Members $3, non-members $5. RSVP.
3 Exhibit Closing: Kids Curate.
4 Museum Event: Smith Rock Stories with Alan Watts. Doors open at 5:30 pm, talk starts at 6:00 pm. Museum café will be open. Members $3, non-members $7. RSVP.
7 Museum Event: Why is Rock Art Important? Doors open at 5:45 pm, talk starts at 6:00 pm. Members $3, non-members $7. RSVP.
9 Thorn Hollow String Band. 11:00 am – 2:00  pm.
9 Museum Workshop: Learn How to Bee a Scientist Workshop. 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Free. SOLD OUT. Registration required.
12 Museum Workshop: Climbing at Smith Rock. 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. Meet at Smith Rock State Park. Members $90, non-members $100. Registration and pre-payment required.  Ages 8 and older. Bring $5 for Oregon State Parks day-use permit.
13 Off-site Field Trip: Flora and Fauna of the Fall River. 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Members $20, non-members $25. Registration and pre-payment required.
16 Museum Event: Lonza Vulture Venture. 8:00 – 10:00 am. 5K Run/Walk & Kids’ Dash. For pricing information and to register, click here. Registration and pre-payment required.
17 Father’s Day. Fathers admitted free.
23 Museum Event: Lazinka Sawmill Demonstration. 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. Free with Museum admission.
23 Museum Event: Traditional Arts Day at the Miller Family Ranch. 10:00 am – 2:30 pm. Free with Museum admission.
23 Museum Event: Preserving the High Desert’s Traditional Arts. 3:00 am – 4:00 pm. Free with Museum admission. RSVP.
24 Museum Event: Pollinator Power. 10:00 am -2:00 pm. Free with Museum admission.
27 Community Event: Waterston Desert Writing Prize Award Ceremony. 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Free. Hosted wine and hors d’oeuvres. RSVP.
  July  – Save the Date!
4 Independence Day. Museum closed.
13 Museum On-site Field Trip: Bat Walk. 8:00 – 9:30 pm. Members $5, non-members $10. Registration and pre-payment required.
14 Museum Workshop: Sketching in the Hall of Exploration and Settlement. 10:00 am – 1:00 pm.. Members $20, non-members $25. Registration and pre-payment required.
14 Thorn Hollow String Band. 11:00 am – 2:00  pm.
15 Exhibit Closing: Innovation Lab: Design Inspired by Nature.
18 Museum Workshop: Climbing at Smith Rock. 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. Meet at Smith Rock State Park. Members $90, non-members $100. Registration and pre-payment required.  Ages 8 and older. Bring $5 for Oregon State Parks day-use permit.
22 Museum Event: Race to the Finish: American Solar Car Challenge. 11:00 am – 4:30 pm. Free.
27 Museum Event: Art in the West Opening Reception. 6:00 – 8:00 pm. No host bar. RSVP.
28 Exhibit Opening: Art in the West.
28 Museum Event: Lazinka Sawmill Demonstration. 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. Free with Museum admission.
31 Museum and Me. 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Free for individuals, friends, and family. RSVP.
  To RSVPwww.highdesertmuseum.org/rsvp or  call 541-382-4754.

To pre-register: www.highdesertmuseum.org/program

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