Life In The Ozarks Captured In Two Local Exhibits

Life in the Ozarks captured in two local exhibits

Posted: April 11, 2014 at 5 a.m.


Pigskins may not have anything to do with their namesake swine -- they're actually made from cowhide -- but hogs have been an important part of Arkansas culture since long before the University of Arkansas adopted them as mascots in 1910.


‘A Boy’s Toys’

WHEN — Through May 2, 2015

WHERE — Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale

COST — Free

INFO — 750-8165 or shilohmuseum.org


‘Hog Wild: Our Area’s Love Affair with the Pig’

WHEN — Through Aug. 9

WHERE — Rogers Historical Museum

COST — Free

INFO — 621-1154 or rogersarkansas.com/museum

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