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Saturday September 1, 2018
"Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies" Traveling Exhibition!
Bring your little ones to OMSH to learn about how dinosaurs raised their tiny titans. Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies is a hands-on dinosaur experience for the whole family. Kids can dig for eggs, dress up like a parent dinosaur to brood their nest, and feel the texture of dinosaur eggs. Cute babies and fun dino facts will keep everyone entertained on your next trip to the museum. Babies grow fast so make sure you catch them while they are here from January 27 - September 2, 2018 . Free with Museum admission and always free to Museum Members!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday September 1, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Sunday September 2, 2018
"Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies" Traveling Exhibition!
Bring your little ones to OMSH to learn about how dinosaurs raised their tiny titans. Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies is a hands-on dinosaur experience for the whole family. Kids can dig for eggs, dress up like a parent dinosaur to brood their nest, and feel the texture of dinosaur eggs. Cute babies and fun dino facts will keep everyone entertained on your next trip to the museum. Babies grow fast so make sure you catch them while they are here from January 27 - September 2, 2018 . Free with Museum admission and always free to Museum Members!   
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Sunday September 2, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Tuesday September 4, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Wednesday September 5, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday September 6, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Friday September 7, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday September 8, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Sunday September 9, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Monday September 10, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, September 11th at 10:00 a.m.   
Time: 10:00AM

Tuesday September 11, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Wednesday September 12, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday September 13, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Friday September 14, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday September 15, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Sunday September 16, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Monday September 17, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, September 18th at 10:00 a.m.   
Time: 10:00AM

Tuesday September 18, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Wednesday September 19, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday September 20, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday September 20, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.  
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Friday September 21, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Friday September 21, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Saturday September 22, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday September 22, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Sunday September 23, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Monday September 24, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, September 25th at 10:00 a.m.   

Tuesday September 25, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Wednesday September 26, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday September 27, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday September 27, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Friday September 28, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Friday September 28, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Saturday September 29, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday September 29, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Sunday September 30, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery