Public Programs and Special Events: See below and calendar
Puccini’s “Girl of the Golden West”
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Eugene Opera’s plans for the upcoming presentation of Puccini’s Golden Girl of the West (GGW) opera, Mar 14 & 16, 2014 has led to the collaboration of several organizations and businesses. This collaboration has afforded LCHS the happy opportunity to display materials and information relating to the opera’s themes outside of the LCHM. Here is strictly the museum’s schedule:
Women of the Gold Rush West, LCHM, Feb 8.
Opening reception, 2:00 PM, Saturday, Feb 8.
Women of the Gold Rush West, Eugene Public Library, opening Feb 8.
The Gold Rush Era: History, Myth, and What is Forgotten, Eugene Public Library,
2:00 PM, February 15. Dr. Jeff Ostler, UO Beekman Professor of Northwest History
Bob Hart will offer brief remarks on the objects and materials in the LCHM exhibits.
Women of the Gold Rush West, Hult Center Lobby, Mar 1-31.
Eugene First Friday Art Walk, March 7th, beginning at 5:30 PM.
Bob Hart (LCHS) and Mark Beudert (Eugene Opera) will co-host
Selected schools, by invitation. Special displays and presentations.
For more information on GGW events at other venues, click on the following links:
Eugene Opera, www.eugeneopera.com, Mar 4, 7, 6, 14, 16
Eugene Public Library, www.eugene-or.gov/library, Feb 8, 15, 22, Mar 1, 8
Bijou Metro, www.bijou-cinemas.com/bijoumetro, Feb 28-Mar 12
White Lotus Gallery, www.wlotus.com
UO Knight Library, www.library.uoregon.edu, Mar 14