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Family Fun Day at UHM

September 25 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Explore the world of photography through the legendary lens of Ansel Adams with themed craft stations, games, group story times, and a museum scavenger hunt.   Family Fun Days are included with your general admission.      

Heritage Green Open House

September 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

After a year and a half of temporary closures, changes, and updates, we hope you will join us for an Open House on Heritage Green. On the evening of September 30th, visit any or all of these Heritage Green entities: Greenville Theatre The Children’s Museum of the Upstate Greenville County Library System | Hughes Main Library Sigal Music Museum Upcountry History Museum   The Open House is free of charge and all are welcome!

The Revolutionary War in the SC Backcountry

October 6 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Wednesday, October 6 | Noon  "The Cherokee War of 1776" The Backcountry of South Carolina was home to 112 Revolutionary War engagements, the greatest number in all of America. Beginning August 4, join battlefield preservationist and historian, Durant Ashmore, as he discusses these Revolutionary War events, on the first Wednesday of each month through June 2022. “First Wednesdays” will be a year-long lecture series at the Upcountry History Museum. Field trips to various war sites will be conducted at 10:00…

Museum Drop-In Tour

October 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Interested in Upcountry history? Join UHM Docent, Wynn Herbert, for an upcoming, drop-in tour through the Museum’s permanent galleries and explore the area’s rich and fascinating history. Drop-In Tours will occur on the 2nd Wednesday of each month through 2021. All tours will begin at 11:00 a.m. and conclude at approximately 11:45 a.m. Drop-In Tours are included with your general admission. Drop-In Tour Dates | 11AM October 13 November 10 December 8 + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

Lunchbox Learning

October 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Presenter: Annette Clapsaddle Saunooke Topic: Even As We Breathe Join Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle, an enrolled member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) as she discusses her debut novel, Even As We Breathe. Even As We Breathe tells the story of Cowney Sequoyah, a young man yearning to escape his hometown of Cherokee, North Carolina when a summer job at Asheville’s stately Grove Park Inn and Resort changes his path in life. With World War II raging in Europe, the…

Life in an American War Relocation Camp

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

On February 19, 1942, following the December 7, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, a mandate that required all Americans of Japanese ancestry to enter internment camps. Join special panelists Catherine Ladnier, Greg Robinson, and Karen Korematsu as they discuss everyday life for Japanese American citizens that were denied their freedom and rights due to their Japanese ancestry. This special event will be both in-person and virtual.   LECTURE PANELISTS Catherine Ladnier (presenting…

American Quilts with Georgia Bonesteel

October 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

  Thursday, October 28 | Noon    Since her television program Lap Quilting with Georgia Bonesteel debuted on North Carolina Public Television in 1978, Georgia has been one of the most watched and notable teachers in quilting. Georgia will share her lifelong passion for quilting, highlighting the work and influence of the Amish and African American traditions, while also touching on the overwhelming response of quilts mourning recent wars and 9/11.   Free to UHM Members and included with general…

Heirs of the Founders with H.W. Brands

October 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Revolutionary War in the SC Backcountry

November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Wednesday, November 3 | Noon  "The Little River and Spartan Regiments" The Backcountry of South Carolina was home to 112 Revolutionary War engagements, the greatest number in all of America. Beginning August 4, join battlefield preservationist and historian, Durant Ashmore, as he discusses these Revolutionary War events, on the first Wednesday of each month through June 2022. “First Wednesdays” will be a year-long lecture series at the Upcountry History Museum. Field trips to various war sites will be conducted at…

Museum Drop-In Tour

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Interested in Upcountry history? Join UHM Docent, Wynn Herbert, for an upcoming, drop-in tour through the Museum’s permanent galleries and explore the area’s rich and fascinating history.   Drop-In Tours will occur on the 2nd Wednesday of each month through 2021. All tours will begin at 11:00 a.m. and conclude at approximately 11:45 a.m. Drop-In Tours are included with your general admission.   Drop-In Tour Dates | 11AM November 10 December 8 + GOOGLE CALENDAR+ ICAL EXPORT

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