Events

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2022 Oregon History Makers

Annual Event, Livestream, Special Event     

2022 History Makers Awards Ceremony Livestream


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

Panel Discussion     

Thirty Years After No on 9: A Panel Discussion


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free
  • Teachers
  • Researchers
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.

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.

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
David Hume Kennerly (Photo by Roger Barone)

Lecture     

Behind the Scenes of History: An Evening with David Hume Kennerly


Patricia Reser Center for the Arts
12625 SW Crescent Street
Beaverton, Oregon 97005

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

Professional Development, Education Event, Virtual Event     

Oregon History Day OEA Webinar


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  • RSVP Required
  • Teachers
The opening to Fort Rock Cave, looking east toward Fort Rock in Oregon’s High Desert, 1966. OHS Research Library, photo file 434, photograph by Phil Brogan.

Symposium     

Human Experience in the Oregon Great Basin Symposium


Oregon State University – Cascades
1500 SW Chandler Ave
Ray Hall, Rooms 011-012
Bend, Oregon 97702

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

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.

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

Special Event     

Holiday Cheer


Oregon Historical Society
1200 SW Park Ave
Portland, Oregon 97205

  • Free