Local Happenings Categorized: History

The 30th Annual Boonville Heritage Days – Boonville, MO

Event Date: June 20-23, 2018 Time: various times Place: various locations Voted as one of the “Best Festivals in Central Missouri”, Boonville has been celebrating Heritage Days since 1989. The Boonville Area Chamber of Commerce works all year to make this festival happen. The fourth weekend in June is selected as the time to celebrate. Much goes on during this celebration including The parade A Carnival Arts and Craft booths Food Vendors Free Entertainment Static Displays Mutt… Read more »

Oneonta Public Library June Events – Oneonta, AL

The Oneonta Public Library has a host of fun events coming up this June. all events are held at the library, at 221 2nd St S, Oneonta, AL 35121. For any questions please visit the library online or contact them at (205) 274-7641. Alabama String Art Date: Thu, June 6, Time:  5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Love Alabama? Love crafts? This craft event will use wood, nails, & string to create beautiful representations of Alabama… Read more »

First Saturday Lecture: Civil War Medicine – Arrow Rock, MO

Compassion During Conflict by Dr. Michael Monaco Date: Saturday, June 1 Time:  10:00 am Place: Arrow Rock State Historic Site Visitor Center 415 Main St. Arrow Rock,  MO 65320 Friends of Arrow Rock’s First Saturday Lectures are made possible by a gift from former FAR Education Director Pamela Parsons. Thanks to her generosity, these lectures are free and open to the public. Every First Saturday Lecture begins at 10 a.m. and takes place at the Arrow Rock… Read more »

Friends Of Arrow Rock 60th Annual Meeting & Celebration – Arrow Rock, MO

Event Date: Sunday, May 5th Time:  2:00 pm Place: Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre 114 High Street Arrow Rock, MO Featuring special guest speaker John Ashford, plus memories and highlights from 60 years of historic preservation and history education in Arrow Rock! The meeting is free and open to members and all those interested in the good work of the Friends of Arrow Rock. Pre-meeting luncheon at the J. Huston Tavern at noon. $25 per person. Make your reservation by April… Read more »