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Education & Programs

Outside the Museum Programs

Would you like to learn more about Thurber and the W.K. Gordon Center? The W.K. Gordon Center offers community presentations! If you would like to schedule someone from the  W.K. Gordon Center to speak at your group meeting, event, community/senior center, school group, etc., please contact Mary Adams at  254-968-1886 or Advance notice is required.

Traveling Trunk: Oil 150

Schools and groups within a 40 mile radius of the museum can rent this free traveling exhibit, Oil 150! This is a free traveling exhibit that covers the oil industry in the United States and Texas. The exhibit is both science and history focused. It included a DVD and CD, replica artifacts, historical photographs, experiments and educational handouts. This activity hits major areas in both science and social studies TEKS. May rent trunk for up to one week and the Gordon Center will handle drop off and pick up.