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History at Home: How to Preserve Your Own Self-History

February 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Alexandria Public Schools Community Education is partnering with Douglas County Historical Society, The Runestone Museum, and the Legacy of the Lakes Museum to present ๐‡๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ฒ ๐€๐ญ ๐‡๐จ๐ฆ๐ž: “Keeping History Alive”

 

๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ ๐ž๐ฏ๐ž๐ง๐ญ ๐ฅ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ข๐ฌ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ญ๐ก ๐ฌ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐ข๐ง ๐š ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ฉ๐š๐ซ๐ญ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ. ๐˜๐จ๐ฎ ๐ฆ๐š๐ฒ ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐ž๐ซ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ญ๐ก๐ข๐ฌ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐จ๐ซ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐ข๐ซ๐ž ๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ (๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐š ๐๐ข๐ฌ๐œ๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ญ) ๐š๐ญ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ฅ๐ฅ๐จ๐ฐ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐ค:

https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/6858/adult-fall-2020-summer-2021/history-at-home-keeping-history-alive

 

๐…๐ž๐›. ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“ – “๐‡๐จ๐ฐ ๐ญ๐จ ๐๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ฏ๐ž ๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐Ž๐ฐ๐ง ๐’๐ž๐ฅ๐Ÿ-๐‡๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ฒ” – ๐ƒ๐จ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ก๐š๐ฏ๐ž ๐ž๐ฑ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ง๐œ๐ž๐ฌ, ๐ฆ๐ž๐ฆ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ, ๐จ๐ซ ๐จ๐›๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ฏ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ฐ๐š๐ง๐ญ ๐ญ๐จ ๐ฅ๐ž๐š๐ฏ๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐๐ž๐ฌ๐œ๐ž๐ง๐๐š๐ง๐ญ๐ฌ? ๐Ž๐ซ ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ฅ๐จ๐จ๐ค๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐จ ๐ฅ๐ž๐š๐ฏ๐ž ๐›๐ž๐ก๐ข๐ง๐ ๐š ๐ซ๐ž๐œ๐จ๐ซ๐ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ฅ๐ข๐Ÿ๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐Ÿ๐ฎ๐ญ๐ฎ๐ซ๐ž ๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐š๐ง๐ฌ? ๐“๐ซ๐ฒ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐จ ๐Ÿ๐ข๐ง๐ ๐š ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐š๐œ๐ž ๐ญ๐จ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ซ๐ญ ๐œ๐š๐ง ๐›๐ž ๐š ๐๐š๐ฎ๐ง๐ญ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐š๐ฌ๐ค โ€“ ๐›๐ฎ๐ญ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ฅ๐ค๐ฌ ๐Ÿ๐ซ๐จ๐ฆ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ƒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ ๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ ๐‚๐จ๐ฎ๐ง๐ญ๐ฒ ๐‡๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐œ๐š๐ฅ ๐’๐จ๐œ๐ข๐ž๐ญ๐ฒ ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐ก๐ž๐ซ๐ž ๐ญ๐จ ๐ก๐ž๐ฅ๐ฉ. ๐“๐ก๐ข๐ฌ ๐ฏ๐ข๐ซ๐ญ๐ฎ๐š๐ฅ ๐ฉ๐ซ๐ž๐ฌ๐ž๐ง๐ญ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐š๐ง๐ ๐๐ข๐ฌ๐œ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐ฐ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ ๐ ๐ข๐ฏ๐ž ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ญ๐จ๐จ๐ฅ๐ฌ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ง๐ž๐ž๐ ๐ญ๐จ ๐›๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ง ๐ซ๐ž๐œ๐จ๐ซ๐๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ก๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ฒ ๐ญ๐จ๐๐š๐ฒ ๐ฌ๐จ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ๐ซ ๐ฌ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ฒ ๐œ๐š๐ง ๐›๐ž ๐ญ๐จ๐ฅ๐ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ ๐ž๐ง๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง๐ฌ ๐ญ๐จ ๐œ๐จ๐ฆ๐ž.

 

Join us online! This class will be held using the online platform, Zoom. Prior to the class, you will receive an email with the Zoom invitation to access the class. Simply click the link on the day and time of the class and enjoy from the comfort of your own home!

 

๐“๐ก๐ž ๐จ๐ญ๐ก๐ž๐ซ ๐œ๐ฅ๐š๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ž๐ฌ ๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ข๐ฌ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ ๐š๐ซ๐ž:

 

Feb. 4 – “What To Do When You Find an Artifact” – Youโ€™ve come across old bones or you found an arrowhead on a hikeโ€”now what? Join Runestone Museum Director, Amanda Seim, to learn what you should do if you come across historical artifacts, whether it be on or off your property. What do you report and what do you leave be? Are there items you can keep? Learn more and become a confident and responsible steward of history!

 

Feb. 11 – “Preserving Your Treasures at Home” – There are many things that can cause some of our more precious items to deteriorate faster than we would like. Join Legacy of the Lakes Museum’s Kaci Johnson as she explains agents of deterioration and how best to protect and preserve the historical treasures in your home. From photographs to textiles, she’ll give tips and tricks to help your items last for future generations to enjoy.

 

Feb. 18 – “How to Record Your Family’s Oral Histories” – You know you want to save a relativeโ€™s stories before theyโ€™re gone, but where do you even begin? We have good news! ANYONE can make an impactful Oral History that will save precious memories for generations to come. In this program hosted by Brittany Johnson (Director of the Douglas County Historical Society), we will cover a Beginnerโ€™s best practices for recording oral histories, how to encourage good storytelling through good listening, what questions to ask, and how to healthily and constructively move through difficult moments.

 

๐˜๐จ๐ฎ ๐ฆ๐š๐ฒ ๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐ž๐ซ ๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐Ÿ’-๐’๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐’๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ ๐จ๐ซ ๐š๐ง ๐ข๐ง๐๐ข๐ฏ๐ข๐๐ฎ๐š๐ฅ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก๐ข๐ง ๐ญ๐ก๐ข๐ฌ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ž๐ฌ. ๐ˆ๐Ÿ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐š ๐ฆ๐ž๐ฆ๐›๐ž๐ซ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐š๐ง๐ฒ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐ฉ๐š๐ซ๐ญ๐ง๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ฆ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ž๐ฎ๐ฆ๐ฌ ๐ฅ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐ž๐ ๐›๐ž๐ฅ๐จ๐ฐ, ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ž๐š๐ฌ๐ž ๐ง๐จ๐ญ๐ž ๐ญ๐ก๐š๐ญ ๐ฒ๐จ๐ฎ ๐ก๐š๐ฏ๐ž ๐š ๐ซ๐ž๐๐ฎ๐œ๐ž๐ ๐ข๐ง๐๐ข๐ฏ๐ข๐๐ฎ๐š๐ฅ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐ฉ๐ซ๐ข๐œ๐ž ๐š๐ฏ๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐š๐›๐ฅ๐ž.

TICKETS HERE:

https://alexandria.ce.eleyo.com/course/6858/adult-fall-2020-summer-2021/history-at-home-keeping-history-alive

Organizer

Douglas County Historical Society
Phone:
3207620382
Email:
historic@dchsmn.org
Website:
dchsmn.org

Venue

Offered Online