Spring Into Oklahoma Museums

Posted by Rachel Meinke on 03/31/2015

If you were asked to describe a few of your favorite memories, one of them would probably feature sports in some way. We might not all be athletes or even huge team followers, but sports are just plain everywhere in america! This month, the Smithsonian brings that sports culture to Oklahoma in a nationally traveling exhibit called hometown teams, all thanks to the Oklahoma Humanities Council. First stop is Oklahoma City and then five other Oklahoma towns this year. Ann Thompson is the Oklahoma Humanities Council Executive Director and Caroline Lowery, Program Officer and these women are pumped about this fabulous exhibit.  LISTEN NOW

Later in our program, a stunning exhibit has just opened at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum starring Women: bold, brave, and tender women. “Madonnas of the Prairie” features about 100 works of art showcasing women of the west, from the late 19th Century through today. Steve Karr, the new president of the museum is here to tell us all about it. LISTEN NOW 

Support for The Living Room with Gerry Bonds is provided by the Chickasaw Cultural Center in Sulphur, Oklahoma......a destination devoted to sharing and celebrating Chickasaw history and culture. More information at ChickasawCulturalCenter.com.

Book Power & Stem Power

Book Power & Stem Power
Gerry Bonds and Connie Armstrong, Executive Director of the Oklahoma Center for the Book

ICONIC OKLAHOMA FAMILY BUSINESSES

ICONIC OKLAHOMA FAMILY BUSINESSES
Drew Braum and Gerry Bonds

The Immigrant Experience

The Immigrant Experience
Gerry Bonds and Rachel Jones

THE WORDS AND THE BEES

THE WORDS AND THE BEES
Dr. Jeanetta Calhoun Mish and Gerry Bonds

Sex Ed: Empowering Oklahoma Teens

Sex Ed: Empowering Oklahoma Teens
Kathy Harms, Laura Lang and Gerry Bonds

Oklahoma: A Grand Land & History

Oklahoma: A Grand Land & History
Dr. Bob Blackburn and Gerry Bonds

Oklahoma PrinciPALs

Oklahoma PrinciPALs
Talita De Negri, Aspasia Carlson and Gerry Bonds

Goats and Eagles

Goats and Eagles
Audra Fogle and Gerry Bonds

Dynamic Oklahoma Women Leaders

Dynamic Oklahoma Women Leaders
Gerry Bonds with Cathy O'Connor, Rev. Lori Walke and state Senator Kay Floyd.

Buy a Book, Read a Book, Give a Book!

Buy a Book, Read a Book, Give a Book!
John Dwyer and Gerry Bonds

Art and Its Impact on Oklahoma

Art and Its Impact on Oklahoma
Gerry Bonds and Amber Sharples

Berry & Banjo Picking - Summer is Here

Berry & Banjo Picking - Summer is Here
Johnny Baier and Gerry Bonds

Courage, Agribility and Adult Stem Cell Research

Courage, Agribility and Adult Stem Cell Research
Gerry Bonds, Oklahoma State Representative John Enns and Charla Enns.

When SPRING Comes to Oklahoma

When SPRING Comes to Oklahoma
Chris Lee, Gerry Bonds and Ross Dixon

RE MERGE with a Second Chance

RE MERGE with a Second Chance
Terri Woodland Executive Director of Re Merge, Brooke Bradley, a Re Merge graduate Gerry Bonds and retired Judge Jerry Bass.

New Faces and a New Legislative Session

New Faces and a New Legislative Session
State Rep. Collin Walke (D-87), State Rep. Tammy West (R-84), Gerry Bonds and former State Rep. Randy McDaniel (R-83).

It's Time for New Year's Resolutions

It's Time for New Year's Resolutions
Lynne Roller, Gerry Bonds and Lea Anne Limber

Holiday Gift Giving

Holiday Gift Giving
Gerry Bonds and Maria Ruiz Scaperlanda

Oklahoma Musical Showcase

Oklahoma Musical Showcase
Gerry Bonds and Mason Williams

Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill
Randy King, Donna Cervantes and Gerry Bonds

School Days

School Days
OKC Public Schools Superintendent Aurora Lora and Gerry Bonds.

Masters

Masters
Gerry Bonds, Clint Stone and Linda Maisch

Lifeline

Lifeline
Dr. John Armitage and Gerry Bonds

Art in the Summertime

Art in the Summertime
Gerry Bonds and Mike Whittington

Support for Veterans

Support for Veterans
Gerry Bonds with Major General Myles Deering

Both Sides Now: Springtime in Oklahoma

Both Sides Now: Springtime in Oklahoma
Lechelle Calderwood, Gerry Bonds, Arion Vaught, and Dr. Greg Winters.

Living With Autism

Living With Autism
Gerry Bonds, Shanda Moody and Dr. Scott Stapleton

Policing Oklahoma City

Policing Oklahoma City
Gerry Bonds, Sgt. Ashley Peters and OKC Police Chief Bill Citty.

Volunteering in the New Year

Volunteering in the New Year
Gerry Bonds and Marnie Taylor

Great Stories Make Great Gifts

Great Stories Make Great Gifts
Kent and Shannon Rollins and Gerry Bonds

Syrian Refugee Crisis

Syrian Refugee Crisis
Dr. Don Betz, Gerry Bonds and Dr. Imad Enchassi

Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves
Gerry Bonds and Mark Bays

Back to School!

Back to School!
Gerry Bonds, Aimee McCracken and Paula Gates

Oklahoma Music Showcase

Oklahoma Music Showcase
Kyle Dillingham, Gerry Bonds and Edgar Cruz