2015 Calendar & Events

Ongoing

Scavenger Hunt!

Try your hand at hunting down the answers in the Museum's fun Scavenger Hunt for Museum visitors!

Main Museum, Rotunda
FREE

Oct. 8

Woodworking Demonstration

Woodshop

Guerrant Cabin - Museum Grounds
10:00am - 2:00pm

Oct. 11

The Untold Stories of San Felipe de Austin & How We Know What We Know
Archeology Speaker: Bryan McAuley, Texas Historical Commission Historic Site Director, San Felipe de Austin

Atrium & Auditorium, Katy & E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center
6:30pm Exhibit Reception & 7:00pm Presentation

Oct. 11 - Dec 18

7th Annual Photography Contest Exhibit

Exhibit Gallery, Katy & E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center
Photos entered in the 7th annual photo contest will be on exhibit.

Photo entries but be received by September 30, 2016 at 4:00pm. Infomation can be obtained here as well as application forms.
Winner will be announced at the December 5th Awards and Artists Reception

Oct. 15

Kick Wheel Pottery Making Demonstration

Kick-Wheel-Pottery

Raven's Pottery Shed - Museum Grounds
10:00am - 2:00pm

Oct. 22

Blacksmithing Demonstration

Blacksmithing Photo 1

Joshua's Forge - Museum Grounds
10:00am - 2:00pm

Oct. 27

Pumpkin Carving

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Bear Bend Cabin - Museum Grounds
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Oct. 29

Pioneer Skills (Bearkat Family Weekend)

Log Cabin Construction Ax (2)

Bear Bend Cabin - Museum Grounds
9:00am - noon

Nov. 5

Spinning & Weaving Demonstration

Spinning and Weaving Demo 1

Woodland Home Front Porch
10:00am - 2:00pm

Nov. 10

Harvest Festival at Eliza's Kitchen

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Eliza's Kitchen - Museum Grounds
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Nov. 12

Woodworking Demonstration

Woodshop

Guerrant Cabin - Museum Grounds
10:00am - 2:00pm

Nov. 19

Kick Wheel Pottery Making Demonstration

Kick-Wheel-Pottery

Raven's Pottery Shed - Museum Grounds
10:00am - 2:00pm

Nov. 26

Blacksmithing Demonstration

Blacksmithing Photo 1

Joshua's Forge - Museum Grounds
10:00am - 2:00pm

Dec. 3

Houston Family Christmas

Santa

Museum Grounds
10:00 - 2:00pm

Dec. 5

7th Annual Photography Contest Awards and Artists Reception

exhibit-long

Exhibit Gallery, Katy & E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center
5:00pm - 6:30pm with awards announced at 5:30pm