HISTORY IN YOUR BACKYARD!

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History Camp Thursdays in July

  • July 9 Downtown Historic Walking Tour
    • Walk to historic sites and learn the stories of two old historic houses and two of the oldest churches in Meeker.
  • July 16 Colorful Characters of RBC

    • The Dog from Meeker, Colorado Who Went to the White House
    • The Cowboy from Meeker, Colorado Who Went to Hollywood
    • The Pioneer Woman Who Started a Hotel
  • July 23 Sheep Ranching Lifestyle
    • See slides on sheep ranching in our area
    • Watch sheep wool spinning demonstration with related hands on activity
    • Q&A with Sheep Ranch Owner
  • July 28 Old West Experience
    • Learning our “Old West” Heritage and Cowboy Life
    • Saddle making demonstration and learning about cowboys of the old west
    • Cowboy cattle drive cooking activity and Dutch oven snack
    • Museum tour of saddles