Karen Interviewed on KLCC Radio!

Karen Interviewed on KLCC Radio!

I had the pleasure of being on the radio today on KLCC 89.7 here in Eugene, talking with Eric Alan about Singing Creek Educational Center and our upcoming Pioneer Grandparent’s Tea! In case you missed it, you can listen to the interview here:...
What is Living History?

What is Living History?

Article courtesy of ALHFAM: Associate of Living History Farms and Museums. Singing Creek Educational Center is a member of ALHFAM. Living History: A simulation of life in another time – Jay Anderson For research, interpretation, and play – Jay Anderson A history that...
First Girl: A Story by Peggy Illeen

First Girl: A Story by Peggy Illeen

One of our wonderful volunteers, Peggy Illeen, who is a fabulous photographer, is also a gifted author. This is one of her short stories, called “First Girl.” It is told from the perspective of a Native girl in the West. It brings a personal quality to the...
Pioneer Letter Writing at Summer Camps

Pioneer Letter Writing at Summer Camps

One of the things I love best about the history of the old West and pioneer travels are the journals and letters. In today’s modern era kids get less exposure to actual written letters and are more often in front of emails, facetime or skype. I love words-...
Winter at Camas Country Mill Farm- By Tom Hunton

Winter at Camas Country Mill Farm- By Tom Hunton

  Winter brings changes in many aspects of what is occurring at our farm and in the fields.  During the winter months, with the waterfowl migrations that often fill our fields with cackling Canada geese, many species of ducks as well as Tundra swans, the eagles,...

Winter Light Party spreads peace and good cheer

  We are so excited for the first annual Winter Light Party at SCEC next Saturday the 10th of December. We are getting a live tree in the granary from our newest board member, Kim Miller, who has a Christmas Tree farm at her house. She is going to be on hand to...