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January 24, 2024

Fingerweaving with Marilyn Isaacs

Come join us and learn about fingerweaving from Marilyn Isaacs, a member of the Tuscarora Nation in New York. Supplies will be available for participants to try their hands at fingerweaving. Marilyn Isaacs is a Haudenosaunee (also known as Iroquois) weaver and member of the Tuscarora Bear Clan who lives on the Tuscarora Reservation in […]

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January 23, 2024

Autumn Equinox Harvest Dinner: A Farm-to-Table Experience

The Autumn Equinox is a time of balance and transition. It occurs when the Earth’s axis is not tilted toward or away from the sun. On this day, we get nearly equal amounts of daylight and darkness. This year, the autumn equinox is on September 22. It is a time of balance, change and preparation […]

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January 23, 2024

Spring Craft and Crop for a Cause

Incoming crafter alert! Adena Mansion and Gardens and Creative Chaos are partnering to host a craft and crop! This event will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2024, from 9 a.m.–9 p.m. at Adena Mansion and Gardens’ Visitor’s Center. Each crafter will receive a welcome gift and have the opportunity to craft a fun make-and-take […]

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January 23, 2024

Statehood Day Celebration

Yay, or Nay! Ohio became a state in 1803, but not without conflict. Step back to 1802 and witness the fiery debate for whether Ohio should become a state or remain within the Northwest Terrority. Observe the momentous debate highlighting the Territorial Governor Arthur St. Clair’s and Representative Thomas Worthington’s differing plans for Ohio’s path […]

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January 23, 2024

Solar Eclipse 2024 Events

Join us for eclipse-themed events and exhibits around the state! View full list here.

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January 22, 2024

MEMBER VIP: Museum Careers

Ever wonder what it’s like to work for a museum? Join us for this members-only webinar to get the inside scoop on a few of the many career paths available in the museum field. You don’t want to miss it!

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January 22, 2024

MEMBER VIP: Get to Know the State Historic Preservation Office

Join us on Tues., June 25 for this members-only webinar. We’ll be joined by staff members from the State Historic Preservation Office to learn about Historic Tax Incentives, the National Register of Historic Places and how this work benefits Ohio.

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January 18, 2024

The Grimke Women Speak Out (March Voices for Truth Discussion)

In the first full week of Women’s History Month, we listen to the voices for truth of Grimke women from two centuries: Angelina Grimke Weld, her sister, Sarah Moore Grimke, and their lesser known but also important great niece, Angelina Weld Grimke. Suggested reading: Angelina Grimke Weld, Speech at Pennsylvania Hall (May 16, 1838) Sarah […]

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January 17, 2024

Serpent Mound Archaeology Tour

Effective January 2024, Serpent Mound will offer two archaeological tours a month with archaeologist Bill Kennedy on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month during the 2024 season. Tours begin at the Serpent Mound Visitor Center at 1:30pm and end at 3:00pm. No reservations are required. Parking is $8/per vehicle. Info: (800). 752.2757

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January 11, 2024

Monthly Archaeology Tour

Take a walk through the museum and grounds of Fort Ancient with archaeologist Bill Kennedy of the Ohio History Connection. This walking tour gives an overview of pre-contact American Indians in and at Fort Ancient: one of the most outstanding and best preserved Hopewell earthworks. Please meet in the lobby in front of the museum […]