Museum of the Red River staffs up in anticipation of increased attendance

Idabel, OK (March 19, 2019)—The Museum has hired a second educator, Hannah McNutt (pictured left with Kay Talley, Oklahoma Home and Community Education). The move comes after a year of sharp growth. According to Brian Hendershot, Head of Communications and Outreach, program attendance grew by 410% in 2018. This had a corresponding effect on visitation, …

Museum of the Red River staffs up in anticipation of increased attendance Read More »

Choctaw artist holds flute-making workshop at the Museum of the Red River

native American Flute

Idabel, OK (March 7, 2019)—Presley Byington will lead a flute-making workshop on March 23, from 10 am to 3:00 pm. Byington is an accomplished Choctaw dancer, flutist, and flute maker. The class will break at noon for a potluck lunch and resume at 1:00 pm. The workshop is capped at 10 people and cost $45. …

Choctaw artist holds flute-making workshop at the Museum of the Red River Read More »

Museum of the Red River to hold free pottery class on March 9

Families at the Museum's Fun with Clay Day (2018)

Idabel, OK (February 26, 2019)—The Museum of the Red River will hold a free pottery class on March 9. Attendees will learn and utilize two basic hand techniques—pinching and coiling. Participants can drop in and drop out from 10 am to 3 pm. The workshop is part of the Museum’s “Fun With” program, a series …

Museum of the Red River to hold free pottery class on March 9 Read More »

Scroll to Top