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"These Ozark Hills" - Telling Missouri's Stories

7/10/2013 | Missouri State Museum | Jefferson City, MO

Noted singer and storyteller Marideth Sisco will be the second person to appear in Missouri State Museum’s summer program series “Telling Missouri's Stories.” Listed in her official bio as a veteran journalist, teacher, author, musician, student of folklore and creator of Elder Mountain Press, Sisco received acclaim for her music in the Oscar-nominated film Winter’s Bone. She will be sharing stories, and perhaps a song or two, about the Missouri Ozarks of yesterday. Click here to read the news release.

This program series is part of the ongoing “Museum after Hours” events when the Museum stays open until 9 p.m. the first Wednesday of the Month. (The July program is on the second Wednesday due to the Fourth of July holiday events on the Capitol grounds.) As part of the series, Paul Fotsch will present “Missouri History in Song” on Aug. 7. The “Telling Missouri’s Stories” summer will also include storytelling-focused children's programs for the museum’s “Tuesdays@2” series, with "Engraved Powder Horns: Documents of History and Events” on July 9.

Event time: 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

First Floor, State Capitol, 201 W. Capitol, Jefferson City, MO | (573) 751-2854

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs