Interview: Living History Day

EUGENE, Ore. — The Shelton McMurphey Johnson House has turned 125 years old and on August 3 people are invited to visit the house for a trip back in time. Living History Day will include a hands-on blacksmith exhibit, a textile art demonstration and craft workshops for children. Sara Palmer, Director of the Shelton McMurphey Johnson … Continue reading »

SMJ House Hosts Valentine Tea

EUGENE, Ore. — Couples, families, and friends gathered for a Valentine’s Day tea at the Shelton McMurphey Johnson House Sunday. The house, run by a non-profit, hosts holiday gatherings to raise money for its educational programs. Sunday’s Valentine tea sold out weeks in advance. The cooks for the event were dedicated volunteers, but regulars say … Continue reading »