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April 2019

Behind the Scenes Tour of Pittock Mansion

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on April 27, 2019 at 10:00am

Pittock Mansion, 3229 N.W. Pittock Drive
Portland, OR 97210 United States
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$20

On Behind the Scenes tours, guides lead small groups through areas of the mansion not ordinarily open to the public, including the basement boiler room, the Otis elevator machine room, third floor servants’ quarters and Henry Pittock’s private den. Tours run every hour from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Behind the Scenes tours are not recommended for children under 14. The cost is $20 (member discount applies). Purchase tickets at admissions or by calling 503-823-3624.

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May 2019

“History Happy Hour: Timberline Traditions” at Oregon Historical Society

May 2 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Oregon Historical Society and History Museum, 1200 S.W. Park Ave.
Portland, OR United States
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$25

The nonprofit Friends of Timberline (FOT) is bringing Timberline Lodge’s history and lore down to Portland for an after-hours museum event at Oregon Historical Society from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday May 2. “History Happy Hour: Timberline Traditions” event tickets are $25 (online at bit.ly/FOTMAY2) and the fundraiser includes a VIP look at OHS's temporary exhibit "Barley, Barrels, Bottles and Brews: 200 Years of Oregon Beer.” John Bishop, CEO of Pendleton Woolen Mills, will offer brief remarks about the…

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CCHM First Thursday Speaker Series: Ridgefield’s Main Street

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Old Liberty Theater, 115 N Main
Ridgefield, WA 98642 United States
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free

As part of Historic Preservation Month, Clark County Historical Museum is taking its First Thursday Speaker Series to Ridgefield’s Old Liberty Theater on Thursday, May 2, for “Celebrate Main Street: Ridgefield.” This free event is part of the museum’s new initiative to celebrate the local businesses, architecture, and history along Clark County’s Main Streets and downtown areas. The event begins at 7 p.m. Originally called Union Ridge due to the large number of Union soldiers who came to the area…

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Spring Living History Performances at Lelooska Museum

May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on May 18, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on June 8, 2019 at 7:00pm

Lelooska Museum, 165 Merwin Village Road
Ariel, WA United States
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$8 – $14

Set in the fire-lit replica of a Kwakwaka’wakw ceremonial house, the living history program consists of dramatic narration and dance presentations of traditional Northwest Coast ceremonial masks. Chief Tsungani and the Lelooska Family dancers bring each mask to life with song, dance, story, and regalia that illustrate the particular cultural aspect of the mask. Modeled after a traditional Winter Ceremonial, the program is designed to give the audience an understanding of Northwest Coast First Nations culture, as well as a…

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Ceremonial Masks Performance at Lelooska Museum

May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on June 8, 2019 at 7:00pm

Lelooska Museum, 165 Merwin Village Road
Ariel, WA United States
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$14

At 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 18 and June 8, see magnificent Northwest Coast native masks, songs, dances and stories come to life in the glimmering firelight of Lelooska Museum's Kwakwaka’wakw ceremonial house. The Lelooska Family shares these important rights, crests and privileges during its living history programs. This spring, two new masks are being added to the performances: a Wolf Mask and Sculpin carved by Tsungani. The Sculpin mask is the largest mask that has been added to the program…

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Little Learners program at Fort Vancouver

May 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until May 23, 2019

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, 1001 E. Fifth St.
Vancouver, WA United States
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free

Fort Vancouver National Historic Site's "Little Learners" is a preschooler-friendly exploration of archaeology and history. Led by National Park Service Curator Meagan Huff, Little Learners aims to teach both children and their caregivers about the fascinating stories behind the park's museum collection of archaeological and historic artifacts. Designed for children ages 3 to 6, each program includes a short introductory talk, a story reading, craft or activity, and the chance to see real archaeological and historic artifacts from the park's…

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June 2019

Ceremonial Masks Performance at Lelooska Museum

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on June 8, 2019 at 7:00pm

Lelooska Museum, 165 Merwin Village Road
Ariel, WA United States
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$14

At 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 18 and June 8, see magnificent Northwest Coast native masks, songs, dances and stories come to life in the glimmering firelight of Lelooska Museum's Kwakwaka’wakw ceremonial house. The Lelooska Family shares these important rights, crests and privileges during its living history programs. This spring, two new masks are being added to the performances: a Wolf Mask and Sculpin carved by Tsungani. The Sculpin mask is the largest mask that has been added to the program…

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Spring Living History Performances at Lelooska Museum

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on May 18, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on June 8, 2019 at 7:00pm

Lelooska Museum, 165 Merwin Village Road
Ariel, WA United States
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$8 – $14

Set in the fire-lit replica of a Kwakwaka’wakw ceremonial house, the living history program consists of dramatic narration and dance presentations of traditional Northwest Coast ceremonial masks. Chief Tsungani and the Lelooska Family dancers bring each mask to life with song, dance, story, and regalia that illustrate the particular cultural aspect of the mask. Modeled after a traditional Winter Ceremonial, the program is designed to give the audience an understanding of Northwest Coast First Nations culture, as well as a…

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“Immerse Yourself in Architecture” Tour at Pittock Mansion

June 22 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Pittock Mansion, 3229 N.W. Pittock Drive
Portland, OR 97210 United States
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$14

Discover the architectural significance of Pittock Mansion inside and out during this one-hour tour. Explore the materials used to build the home, and how the expertise of architect Edward Foulkes helped make Pittock Mansion a traditional yet modern home in 1914. Purchase tickets at admissions or by calling 503-823-3624. Half this tour is outdoors.

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July 2019

Pittock Mansion Day Camp for Kids: Life in 1914

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on March 27, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on July 16, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on July 17, 2019 at 9:00am

Pittock Mansion, 3229 N.W. Pittock Drive
Portland, OR 97210 United States
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$35

An entertaining and educational half-day program for children ages 8 to 12. Campers go back in time and behind the scenes to experience what life was like 100 years ago through engaging, hands-on activities. The day begins with a tour of Pittock Mansion’s 23 treasure-filled rooms and areas not ordinarily open to the public like the servants’ quarters and basement. Campers then try their hands at turn-of-the-century skills, like how to do laundry without a washing machine, and how to…

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Pittock Mansion Day Camp for Kids: Life in 1914

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on March 27, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on July 16, 2019 at 9:00am

One event on July 17, 2019 at 9:00am

Pittock Mansion, 3229 N.W. Pittock Drive
Portland, OR 97210 United States
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$35

An entertaining and educational half-day program for children ages 8 to 12. Campers go back in time and behind the scenes to experience what life was like 100 years ago through engaging, hands-on activities. The day begins with a tour of Pittock Mansion’s 23 treasure-filled rooms and areas not ordinarily open to the public like the servants’ quarters and basement. Campers then try their hands at turn-of-the-century skills, like how to do laundry without a washing machine, and how to…

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