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Glen Canyon Lecture Series
Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Glen Canyon Lecture Series

Guest Speaker, Paul Bingham, founder of the Thunderbird Foundation discusses the artist movement of the southwest that brought famed painter, Maynard Dixon and inspired him to find roots in Southern Utah and Arizona. The story unfolds at Page Public Library.

Join us Saturday morning for a special field trip to the Maynard Dixon living history museum just north of Mt. Carmel Junction. Space is limited! Register HERE

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The Disappearances: a Story of Exploration, Murder and Mystery in the American West
Oct
10
7:00 PM19:00

The Disappearances: a Story of Exploration, Murder and Mystery in the American West

Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to John C Page Memorial Park at 7pm for chilling tales and warm refreshments courtesy of Glen Canyon Lecture Series. Guest speaker, Scott Thybony, recounts adventures in uncovering mysterious deaths and disappearances of the historic Southwest. This free community event is open to people of all ages to come and enjoy.

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The Artist, the Trader, the Blair Family
Aug
11
7:00 PM19:00

The Artist, the Trader, the Blair Family

Witness the history of the west through the stories and collections of one trading post and its family. Friday, August 11th at the Powell Museum, join Glen Canyon Lecture Series and the Blair family for an intimate look at the artistry of the Southwest. This free event begins at 7pm. Come early for Friday night art walk and view the trading post collection inside the museum.

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Historic Sites of Arizona Trail
Apr
17
7:00 PM19:00

Historic Sites of Arizona Trail

The Arizona National Scenic Trail is quickly gaining popularity alongside major routes like the Appalachian trail and Pacific Crest trail. This 800 mile recreational lifeline runs from Mexico to Utah connecting communities and people to the scenic assets of the state. As a long time Gateway Community Advisor for the Arizona Trail Association, Sirena Dufault has spent a lot of time on the trail and in communities raising awareness for Arizona’s vanishing vistas. Now working independently, she will present on the benefits of the trail and how we can accommodate the increased tourism it has to offer.

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From Powell To Power: A Recounting of the First 100 River Runners through the Grand Canyon
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

From Powell To Power: A Recounting of the First 100 River Runners through the Grand Canyon

Tuesday, February 21st, at 7:00pm, Grand Canyon author Tom Martin will present a 50 minute behind the scenes look at Otis “Dock” Marston’s book “From Powell to Power: A Recounting of the First One Hundred River Runners Through Grand Canyon.” Doors open 6:45pm for refreshments at Page Community Center.

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