Tuesday, June 18, 2013

FREE Community Day this Saturday at Oregon Historical Society - Meet President Lincoln

If you haven't visited the Oregon Historical Society, now is the time to check it out for FREE.  They have lots of fun exhibits and hands on activities for kids.

Their press release for community day:

Actor Stephen Holgate as President Lincoln

Join us as we celebrate the opening of our two summer exhibits on the presidency and civil rights!
11 AM–3 PM:
Meet our 16th president as actor Stephen Holgate recreates a 19th century town hall meeting as President Abraham Lincoln.

12 PM–3 PM:
Visit with civil rights activists Bob Boyer, Harvey Lee Garnett, and Donna Maxey in the For All the World to See exhibit hall.

11 AM–3 PM:
Make a Lincoln hat at the craft table, or add your artistic flair to a collage project. End the day with a bite of Ben and Jerry’s ice cream, sold on the plaza by New Avenues for Youth.

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