Eastern Oklahoma

Eastern Oklahoma Section

Will Rogers Museum

Saturday, March 21, 2020 -
9:45am to 3:00pm
Will Rogers Museum
12445 S Granite Avenue
John l Kushnerick

The Eastern Oklahoma section of the MBCA will be heading to Claremore, Oklahoma, on Saturday, March 21, 2020, to visit the Will Rogers Memorial Museum and have lunch at J. Farley’s Pub. This is a joint mixer event with our friends in the Ozark section.

 Will Rogers was America’s cowboy philosopher. He was born William Penn Adair Rogers on November 4, 1879, in a log-walled, seven-room house along the Verdigris River, on an Indian reservation in what is now Oklahoma.  This was later called Oologah.  The incredible museum stands on the top of the hill in Claremore, Oklahoma, in his honor.  You can also drive to Oologah to visit the birthplace ranch, 9501 E. 380 Road, Oologah, Oklahoma.

 Prior to visiting the museum, we will have lunch at J. Farley’s Pub at 11:30 a.m. The pub was established by Chris Hayes and James Franklin in memory of their dear friend and fire fighter, Jason Farley, who lost his life in a flood while on duty.  This pub has an array of great dishes to choose from.  Their private room has been reserved for us.

The Eastern Oklahoma section will meet at Jackie Cooper Mercedes Benz and drive together for the luncheon.  Those wishing to drive directly from your home are welcome to meet us at J. Farley’s.


Event:       Meet at Jackie Cooper Mercedes Benz    10:30am

                   Depart Jackie Cooper Mercedes:        10:45am

                    Lunch at   J. Farley’s Pub   609 S. Brady Street,  Claremore, Ok      11:30am

                    Will Rogers Memorial Museum 1720 W. Will Rogers Blvd, Claremore OK    1:00pm


We will have a sign up at both the February and March get togethers.


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