Special OPB Screening
High Desert Museum will be hosting a Free Advance Screening: “Oregon’s Black Pioneers” on Feb 13th at 6pm. Examine the largely unknown history of Oregon’s black pioneers in this special advance screening of a new episode of OPB’s TV program Oregon Experience. From fur trappers and explorers, to farmers and merchants, learn how African Americans have helped shape the state, even as white settlers tried to force them out. Panel discussion and Q&A to follow. Doors open at 5:30 – screening begins at 6pm. This event is free to everyone but please rsvp.