Upcoming Events - 2021

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January 29th - Doors Open 6:30pm  Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies.  Tonight's feature is the silent movie shorts by Hal Roach, Telling Whoppers and Baby Brother.  Admission is FREE, but tickets must be reserved as seating is limited. SOLD OUT!!!!

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February 26th - Doors Open 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is Laurel and Hardy in Sons of the Desert. Admission is FREE, but tickets must be reserved as seating is limited.

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 March 15th-19th Spring Break Activities from 1pm-3pm

We have a lot of great activities planned for this year's Spring Break! All children 17 and under will be admitted FREE during Spring Break week thanks to a donation from Win and Kay Ingersoll. Registration is not needed for activities Monday-Thursday. Just come on in!  Talent Show on Friday so register online.

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March 26th - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is Mr. Skitch, starring Will Rogers. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce.

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April 3rd - Cedar Point Church Easter Egg Hunt at 11:30am

Join us as we team up with Cedar Point Church for the annual Easter Egg Hunt!  Don't be late, as the Hunt will be over in about 3 minutes.

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April 10th - Will's Barter Bash from 1pm-3pm

Clear out your closets and bring a blanket to set up beside the sunken gardens with plenty of space! Every 2nd Saturday of the month through October! No registration required.  Kids can trade toys, games or other fun items.  No money, all bartering.  Tons of fun!

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April 17th - Family Day from 1pm-3pm

Join us this month as we explore candy from Will's time in the 1920's. Glacier Confection will be on site for chocolate making demonstrations and samples! And enjoy other fun family activities.

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April 30th - Movie Night and The Shindig - Doors Open at 6:00pm - Food Truck, Music and Games

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Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is Buster Keaton in 'Cops' and 'One Week'. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce..  The Shindig - Live Music with The Zuits and family games on the Porch from 6-9pm

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May 8th - Will's Barter Bash from 1pm-3pm

Clear out your closets and bring a blanket to set up beside the sunken gardens with plenty of space! Every 2nd Saturday of the month through October! No registration required. Kids can trade toys, games or other fun items.  No money, all bartering.  Tons of fun!

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May 15th - Family Days from 1pm-3pm

Take a step back in time and join us for a fun-filled Saturday exploring the Victorian era of Will's life! Come out and enjoy a High Wheel demonstration with Bob Allen from Bike About Bicycles. 

May 20 - Thursday Night Lecture Series 7 P.M.

Join us as we welcome John Wooley and Ana Berry as they reintroduce their new series that's been launched on RSU T.V., Film Noir Theatre

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May 28th - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is Doubting Thomas, starring Will Rogers. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce. The Shindig - Live Music from Dennis Couch Acoustic Trio and family games on the Porch from 6-9pm

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June 12th - Will's Barter Bash from 1pm-3pm

Clear out your closets and bring a blanket to set up beside the sunken gardens with plenty of space! Every 2nd Saturday of the month through October! No registration required. Kids can trade toys, games or other fun items.  No money, all bartering.  Tons of fun!

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June 17th - Thursday Night Lecture Series - Dust Bowl George's Boutique Wineshop

A fully narrated, highly visual and intensely personal overview of the true-life experience of a young man who left Oklahoma for California during the Dust Bowl-Great Depression years of the Thirties and Forties.

Lecturer Mike Martin from Magnolia, TX

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June 19th - Family Day from 1pm-3pm

We are officially kicking off summer with Lawn Games and Lemonade! Pack a picnic lunch and spend the afternoon garden side. Squeeze Me Lemonade will be on site, serving up some refreshing lemonade to cool you down while you choose a relaxing game to play under one of our many shade trees!

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June 21st - 23th Will's Wild West Kids Camp 8:30am - 12:30pm Monday through Wednesday.

Get the kids off the computer, tablets and cell phones and let them attend Kids Camp where they will get to have fun learning about history.  This fun filled camp will give them memories for a lifetime.  Register soon because space is limited.

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June 25th - Doors Open 6:30pm  Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies.  Tonight's feature is the silent movie shorts by Hal Roach, Mixed Nuts, Blotto, and HelpmatesAdmission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce. The Shindig - Live Music from Timothy O'Brian's Celtic Cheer and family games on the Porch from 6-8:30 pm.

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July 9th - Overnight at the Museum 

This exciting and eventful night will take you back to the pioneer days of the 1800’s as you experience life as a cowboy. Enjoy movies and popcorn, crafts, scavenger hunts, 1800’s period games, demonstrations, authentic cowboy snacks, and a special, after hours, behind the scenes tours where we will open up and explore some of the deepest corners of the museum!

July 10th - Will's Barter Bash from 1pm-3pm

Clear out your closets and bring a blanket to set up beside the sunken gardens with plenty of space! Every 2nd Saturday of the month through October! No registration required. Kids can trade toys, games or other fun items.  No money, all bartering.  Tons of fun!

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July 15th - Thursday Night Lecture Series 7 P.M.

Join us as we welcome Tom Lindley, author of To The Max.

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July 17th - Family Day from 1pm-3pm

Join us this afternoon as we explore the history of Snow Cones! With Snow Cones and Jazz making their debut at the Texas State Fair in 1919, we invite you to learn a little more while enjoying a frozen treat of your own from Ice Palace!  

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July 30th - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is State Fair, starring Will Rogers. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce. The Shindig - Live Music and family games on the Porch from 6-9pm

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August 14th - Will's Barter Bash from 1pm-3pm

Clear out your closets and bring a blanket to set up beside the sunken gardens with plenty of space! Every 2nd Saturday of the month through October! No registration required. Kids can trade toys, games or other fun items.  No money, all bartering.  Tons of fun!

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August 21st - Family Day from 1pm-3pm

Join us this month as we take a look back on Women Suffrage 101 years ago! The Rogers County Election Board will be celebrating with us and will be on site registering new voters!

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August 27th - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is the Broadway musical, The Will Rogers Follies. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce. The Shindig - Live Music and family games on the Porch from 6-9pm

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September 11th - Will's Barter Bash from 1pm-3pm

Clear out your closets and bring a blanket to set up beside the sunken gardens with plenty of space! Every 2nd Saturday of the month through October! No registration required. Kids can trade toys, games or other fun items.  No money, all bartering.  Tons of fun!

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September 16th - Thursday Night Lecture Series 7 P.M.

 

Join us as we welcome former Nasa director Jim Bridenstine.

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September 18th - Family Day from 1pm-3pm

Enjoy fun, family friendly activities and demonstrations as we get back to the basics! Join our team of Hands on Historians as we explore life in the early 1900's with corn grinding, butter churning, 19th century games, candle dipping, wool spinning, cornhusk dolls, and more!

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September 24th - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is The Kid, starring Charlie Chaplin. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce. The Shindig - Live Music and family games on the Porch from 6-9pm

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October 9th - Will's Barter Bash from 1pm-3pm

Clear out your closets and bring a blanket to set up beside the sunken gardens with plenty of space! Every 2nd Saturday of the month through October! No registration required. Kids can trade toys, games or other fun items.  No money, all bartering.  Tons of fun!

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October 16th - Family Day from 1pm-3pm

Join us this month as we welcome back one of our long time friends, Lea McCormick as she teaches a class on Traditional Basket Weaving!

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October 29th - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is Nosferatu. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce. The Shindig - Live Music and family games on the Porch from 6-9pm

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October 30th - Halloween at the Museum 6pm-8pm

Join us for the Halloween Night at the Museum! This is a family fun event sponsored by our amazing community and we invite you to get to know some of our unique local businesses and organizations.

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November 3rd-6th - Will Rogers Motion Picture Festival

The Will Rogers Motion Picture Festival is a 4 day event that celebrates the Hard Work and Creativity of Filmmakers around the world. The Dog-Iron Awards are based on Will's personal brand when he ran the ranch near Oologah from 1899-1902. 

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November 26th - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is They Had To See Paris, starring Will Rogers. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce.

December 3rd and 4th - Will's Hollywood Holidays

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December 4th and 11th - Santa Pictures at the Museum

Santa will be at the Will Rogers Memorial Museum on Saturday, December 4th and the 11th from 11-2! Children are invited to write letters to Santa and have it sent directly to the North Pole! 

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December 31st - Doors Open at 6:30pm Movie starts at 7pm

Join us for Movie Night in the newly renovated Will Rogers Theatre for a fun night of classic movies. This month's feature is Life Begins at 40, starring Will Rogers. Admission is FREE and there is FREE Popcorn and water thank to the Bank of Commerce.