western heritage center: high noon lecture series
May 27, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Our public speaker programs are live-streamed and recorded by Community Seven TV and are available through Vimeo at Community Seven TV. https://vimeo.com/channels/1066985
We look forward, like all of us, to live audiences down the road. Our first three spring programs, March, April, amd May, will be filmed only. We are expecting to have a limited size live audience beginning in June.
High Noon – Thursdays (2021)
March 18, Noon: Why is this Stuff So Interesting? (Film Only). Kristin Martin, Program Coordinator, Museum of World Treasures, Wichita, KS.
April 15, Noon: Susie Walking Bear Yellowtail and the History of Health and Healing on the (Apsaalooke) Crow Reservation (Film Only). Brianna Theobald, Assistant Professor of History, University of Rochester.
May 27, Noon: (Live) What’s New at the Montana Heritage Center. Meet Molly Kruckenberg, Director, Montana Historical Society.
July 15, Noon: (Live) A Montanan Through and Through: The Photographic Legacy of Barbara Van Cleve. Barbara Van Cleve, Big Timber rancher and photographer.
September 16, Noon:(Live) Jeannette Rankin, The First Woman to serve in Congress. Performance by Mary Jane Bradbury – Sponsored by Humanities Montana.
October 28, Noon: (Live) Montana Monsters: Exploring the Roots of Cryptozoology in Montana. Lauren Hunley, Community Historian, Western Heritage Center.
November 18, Noon: (Live) Promoting the Old West in Billings, 1910-1940. Kevin Kooistra, Executive Director, Western Heritage Center.
December 16, Noon: (Live) The Brownings & Billings African-American Community. Heather Torrence, Museum Research Assistant, Western Heritage Center.
Western Heritage Center
The Western Heritage Center is a regional museum whose collections, exhibits and programs tell the stories of life in the Yellowstone River Valley. Located in historic downtown Billings, the building that houses the Western Heritage Center is the former Parmly Billings Memorial Library, a Richard...