Conferences, Workshops, and Special Events

Dave Piper and Gus McLeod surveying the 'Richest Hill on Earth,' ca. 1943, Robert Nesmith photographer, MHS Lot 019 B565
Dave Piper and Gus McLeod surveying the "Richest Hill on Earth," ca. 1943, Robert Nesmith photographer, MHS Lot 019 B565

2020 Montana History Conference

The 2020 Montana History Conference will be held in Butte September 24–26 at the Copper King Inn. The theme will be 20/20 Vision: Looking Clearly at the Past. Save the date for this exciting gathering of history enthusiasts! More information will be post as conference planning proceeds. If you'd like to consider presenting, submit a session proposal.

If you missed our previous History Conferences, you can listen to our session recordings.


Educator Workshops

 

WWI 360: Teach Like an Ace

On June 25, 2020, Staff from the National World War I Museum will be coming to Helena to present “WWI 360: Teach Like an Ace,” an interactive, interdisciplinary forum designed to last 360 minutes (six hours). This seminar—funded by the United States World War I Centennial Commission—will highlight the resources of both MHS and the National World War I Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. Lunch provided. 6 OPI Renewal Units. Register.

Bring a Montana Teacher Leader to Your Community!

Take advantage of our extraordinary Teacher Leaders in History program. Eleven elementary and middle school teachers from across the state, who have received training on the Montana Historical Society resources and are versed in best practices for history education, are available to provide professional development. Looking for a presenter at your school? Learn more.