Events

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To access previously recorded programs, visit our Past Programs page.

A researcher explores OHS Digital Collections during a visit to OHS’s research library. Photo by Andie Petkus.

Type: Online Video, Education Event     

All About Access: Exploring OHS Collections Online

Join Digital Collections Manager Mathieu Deschaine and Deputy Museum Director Nicole Yasuhara to learn about OHS Digital Collections and the Museum Collection Portal and how to discover OHS’s vast research library and museum collections online.

  • Teachers
  • Researchers
2022 Oregon History Makers

Type: Annual Event, Special Event, Online Video     

2022 History Makers Awards Ceremony

Watch the 2022 History Makers awards ceremony, recognizing the accomplishments of Margaret Carter, Sid DeBoer, William B. Long, M.D., and the Oregon Symphony.

  • Family-friendly
  • Researchers
  • Teachers
Full Moon Rising Crew. Courtesy of the Eugene Lesbian History Project

Type: Panel Discussion     

Thirty Years After No on 9: A Panel Discussion


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Ephemera poster

Type: Panel Discussion, Partner Event, Special Event     Series: History Pub

Ephemera


McMenamins Kennedy School
5736 N.E. 33rd Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97211

  • Free
  • Researchers
  • Family-friendly
School teachers visit the SP&S Railway Company. OHS Research Library, Spokane, Portland, and Seattle Railway photographs, Org. Lot 78, box 4, folder 8, 020.

Type: Education Event, Exhibit Tour     

Fall Educator Workshop


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
Doris Kearns Goodwin. Photo by Annie Leibovitz.

Type: Lecture, Attend In Person or Online     Series: Hatfield Lecture Series

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Tickets to the four-part 2023 Hatfield Lecture Series go on sale to members October 20 and the public November 3.


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Two students show off their button collection at the 2019 National History Day Contest.

Type: Professional Development, Education Event, Virtual Event     

Oregon History Day OEA Webinar


Register Here

  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
Visitors tour the Oregon Historical Society's “Experience Oregon” cornerstone exhibition. Photo by Andie Petkus.

Type: Education Event     

Educator Night


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
Photograph of a sign reading “I Am An American” that was placed on the Wanto Co. store in Oakland, California, on December 8, 1941. Photo by Dorthea Lange, March 1942. Library of Congress, LC-USZ62-23602.

Type: Panel Discussion     

I Am An American: Panel Discussion With Asian American Women


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
Meier and Frank 1976 Christmas display. CN 023668 bb006591

Type: Special Event     

Holiday Cheer


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free