Family Fun Things to do this Weekend! 3/10 – 3/12

See You Saturday: Women’s History Month

Mar 11 Saturday at 10 AM – 5 PM
Oklahoma Hall of Fame at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum
1400 Classen Dr, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106

Visit the Museum the second Saturday of each month for uniquely themed programming geared towards everyone – children to adults – with free admission.

We will celebrate Women’s History Month by showcasing some of the great women from Oklahoma! We will highlight the accomplishments of Hall of Fame members Jane Jayroe Gamble, Wilma Mankiller, Reba McEntire, Nan Sheets, Sharen Jester Turney and Alfre Woodard.

This Saturday’s activities also include:
– Guided Museum Tours
– Children’s craft
– Artist Spotlight | Artist market including Christie Owens, Christin Hackler, Brandi Downham, and Debra Ashley of Fringe: Oklahoma Womens Art Organization.
–Local food truck | G’s Chili company
– Conversation Series | 10:30 – 11:30 am
Join us for a panel discussion, led by women from across Oklahoma. Moderated by Kelsey Karper, co-founder of Current Studio, “Defining Success,” will discuss the panelists personal views on success and reflect on their accomplishments.

Our panelists are:
– heather ahtone, the James T. Bialac Associate Curator of Native American and Non-Western Art for the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art
– Jennifer Grigsby, Executive Vice President – Chief Financial Officer of Ascent Resources, LLC.
– Representative Cyndi Munson, Oklahoma House of Representatives District 85

This monthly series provides guests the opportunity to learn and exchange ideas about new topics each month.

All Youth Art Show & Craft Fair

Mar 11 Saturday at 10 AM – 2 PM
Cole Community Center
4400 NW Expressway, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73116

Join us at the All Youth Art Show & Craft Fair.
YOU are the JUDGE. It is a penny a “vote”.
All funds raised will help fund Cole Community Center programs.
Admission is FREE but you are welcome to make a donation.
Free Admission

Artful Tours for Fours & Fives

Mar 11 Saturday at 10 AM – 11 AM
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73111

Look, listen, and share ideas while exploring Native American stories and art. Movement, drawing, and other gallery activities provide everyone the chance to participate. Make a bead-and-bone necklace to take home. Other siblings are invited to come along, but the program is age-appropriate for 4 and 5 year olds. Free to Museum members or with Museum admission. Offered on the second Saturday of each month through May with a new theme each session.

Spring Break 2017 at Orr Family Farm!

Mar 11 Saturday at 10 AM – 5 PM
Orr Family Farm
14400 S Western Ave, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73170

Come play at the Farm this spring break! Farm admission includes train ride, carousel, animal barn, pedal cars, jumping pillows, farm fun yard, hay mountain, giant slide, play areas and more!. Optional add-ons include the zip line, pony rides and mining for gems.

Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 11 and March13-18.

Chisholm Trail Historical Society Chili Cookoff

Mar 11 Saturday at 6 PM
Dale Robertson Center
1200 Lakeshore Drive, Yukon, Oklahoma 73099
 

Vertebrates: We all have Bones

Mar 11 Saturday at 10 AM – 6 PM
Museum of Osteology
10301 S Sunnylane Rd, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73160

Join SKELETONS: Museum of Osteology for Two Weeks of Learning, Live Animals & Great Food this Spring Break!

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

All Day – Self-guided Crafts
Self-guided Craft: Animal Head Bands
Self-guided Craft: Skeleton Airplane Competition
Self-guided Craft: Skull Coloring Sheets

11:30am to 1:30pm
Food Truck: Egg Roll of Soul
Food Truck: Snow Smores

12:00pm to 3:00pm
Extreme Animals!

11:00am to 3:00pm – Guided Activities
Hands-on museum specimens and skull games

10:00am & 4:00pm
Storytime: What if you had Animal Feet? and What if you had Animal Hair?