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Oregon Trail Talk & Tea March 2018

March 18, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$5

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Experience our Letters From the Trail Presentation and Curriculum

For home schoolers, at the SMJ House, in Eugene Oregon on Sunday March 18th

Event is FULL, Please catch us next year.

Meet Mrs. Annabelle Smith, an emigrant on the Oregon Trail, and listen to her talk about her journey and new life in Oregon City. Our costumed interpreter will take you back in time at the Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, the area’s only Victorian house museum. Gather in the parlor (wear your historic clothing if you like!) and enjoy the first-person interpretation and receive your own letter from a pioneer boy or girl on the trail. Use our curriculum to answer questions about it on the sheet provided, which helps you think more deeply about the Oregon Trail and the real life experiences of families undergoing this epic journey. Then have cookies and tea with us in the dining room. (Gluten free and dairy free options provided.)

What a wonderful day of connecting with local history!

Cost: $5 per person

Sunday March 18th, 1pm

Parking is around the back of the Ya Po Ah Terrace building.

See the SMJ House website for more information about this historic treasure.

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Details

Date:
March 18, 2018
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$5
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Venue

SMJ House
303 Willamette St,
Eugene,, OR 97401 United States
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Phone:
(541) 484-0808
Website:
https://smjhouse.org/

Organizer

Karen Rainsong
Email:
karen@singingcreekcenter.org