Director's Forum: The Chisholm Trail - Cattle and Crossroads of History

DateFebruary 1, 2018Time10:30 am - 3:30 pm
LocationMayborn Museum Complex
DescriptionJoin us for Mayborn Museum's fourth annual Director's Forum, as we collaborate with Texas Historical Commission to provide conversations, music, and a panel discussion on how the Chisholm Trail affected our state and its history.
10:30-11:45 am
Attend a meet and greet with Chisholm Trail experts to learn about how the Chisholm Trail affected our state and its history. Speakers present will include: April Garner, State Coordinator of the Heritage Tourism Program; Byron Price, director of the Charles M. Russell Center; and Doug Harman, a Texas cultural historian and owner of Harman Tourism Consulting and Harman Antiques.
11:45 pm - 12:15 pm
Enjoy live musical selections from award winning K.R. Wood.*
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Coffee and pastries will be served.
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Enjoy live musical selections from award winning K.R. Wood.*
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Participate in a conversation revisiting Chisholm Trail topics discussed during our 2017 lecture series. Join Dr. Stephen Sloan, director of Baylor University Institute for Oral History and associate professor of history, and our panelists as we discover how the Chisholm Trail affected our state and its history.
Panelists include: Parnell McNamara, Sheriff of McLennan County and former U.S. Marshal; Byron Price, director of the Charles M. Russell Center and western art expert; and Doug Harman, a Texas cultural historian and owner of Harman Tourism Consulting and Harman Antiques.
Following the panel, book and poster sales from the Museum Store will be available. Coffee and pastries will be provided prior to the morning and afternoon events. Admittance to the fourth annual Director's Forum is free for members and included in general admission for the public ($8 for adults, $7 for seniors, and $6 for children).
*Due to unforeseen circumstances our previously scheduled performer, Don Edwards, was forced to cancel his performance. Read More »
PublisherMayborn Museum
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