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September 30, 2022

Special Film Screening: America’s Hidden Stories: Vampires in America

Included with general museum admission From the American Revolution to the end of the 1800s, a mysterious ritual spread across New England...and beyond. Graves were broken into, the organs of the dead were burned and turned into horrifying forms of medicine. The reason why: to ward off vampires. Over time, stories of these exhumations vanished […]

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September 29, 2022

Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa is a 7 - day celebration that honors community, family and heritage of African American culture and African traditions.  Kwanzaa comes from the Swahili word that means “first harvest” and is based on the principles of Nguzo Saba.  OHC and TAWI Family Village will present two evenings of Kwanzaa that will feature African drumming, […]

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September 20, 2022

Hike with a Naturalist

Join us as we celebrate biodiversity with Resources Specialist Robert Waybright as we hike the Ohio Brush Creek Trail. Starting behind the Serpent Mound Visitor Center, we’ll learn about natural cycles and naturally occurring concepts relating to the end of the season such as: race, symbiosis, and aging. Difficulty: Moderate. Hikes will last one hour […]

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September 16, 2022

Dickens of a Christmas Dinner

Experience an evening in the world of Charles Dickens. Feast on a tasty dinner at the American House Hotel.

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September 16, 2022

Dickens of a Christmas Brunch

Savor a festive holiday buffet of splendidly prepared dishes served in the warmth of the American House Hotel.

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September 14, 2022

Autumnal Equinox Tours at Serpent Mound

In observance of the Autumnal Equinox, Serpent Mound will host guided site tours on Thursday, September 22, 2022. Tours will begin at the Serpent Mound Visitor Center at 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 3:00 pm and will last one hour. Parking is $8/ per vehicle.

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September 14, 2022

Brown Baggin’ Thru History

Join us with your brown bag lunch as Steve Ball discusses the life and music of Stephen Foster. He will share details about Foster’s life and events that inspired his music. This program is free thanks to the generous support of the Washington County Public Library.

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September 12, 2022

Play “Looking Over the President’s Shoulder”

Tyrek Hyde will perform this one-man show about Alonzo Fields, who served as a White House chief butler for four U.S. presidents: Herbert Hoover, Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower. Famous guests through the years included Winston Churchill, Marian Anderson, Errol Flynn and the king and queen of England. As Fields says in the […]

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September 7, 2022

Make-A-Day 5K Run/Walk for Homelessness

The Make A Day foundation is excited to host our first annual 5K Run/Walk to support our mission of empowering the impoverished through inclusive community events, acts of kindness, outreach, advocacy, and educational awareness. This exciting event will include a 100 Meter Kids Run for our young supporters, a 5K run/ walk for all ability […]

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September 7, 2022

Dr. Robert Riordan Lecture on the Moorehead Circle: A Ceremonial Center at Fort Ancient

Dr. Riordan will describe the discovery of Moorehead Circle by remote sensing within the Fort Ancient Earthwork in 2005. The Moorehead Circle was archaeologically investigated between 2006- 2016. A timber post ring almost 60 meters in diameter is now understood to have been the most important locus of ceremonial activity at Fort Ancient during the […]