RIBBON CUTTING | Exhibition Grand Opening & Lecture with Greg Smoak

Jun 29, 2024, 10:00 am

Come help us celebrate the launch of Crossroads in Green River and the opening of our new exhibition Crossing the Green! Join us for welcoming remarks and a lecture with University of Utah historian Greg Smoak (state scholar for Crossroads), who will discuss the tensions between ideals and realities of life in rural Utah as change – past and present – affects its communities. Refreshments follow.

10:00am | Explore the Exhibits
11:00am | Opening Remarks & Lecture
1:00pm | Refreshments on the Patio

This event is part of the programming for the Museum on Main Street exhibition, Crossroads: Change in Rural America, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and Utah Humanities, touring in partnership with the John Wesley Powell River History Museum. For more information, see www.utahhumanities.org or https://johnwesleypowell.com/

Crossroads will be at John Wesley Powell River History Museum from June 29 to August 18, 2024. Hours are Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00am-5:00pm. Exhibit is free with museum admission. Green River residents and members are always free.

John Wesley Powell River History Museum

1765 E Main
PO Box 387
Green River , UT 84525-0387
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Event Contact:

John Wesley Powell River History Museum
(435) 564-3427