Photo by Frank Matsura, courtesy of Okanogan Historical Society.

Photo by Frank Matsura, courtesy of Okanogan Historical Society.

For its “First Tuesday” event in October, the Methow Conservancy will team up with the Okanogan County Historical Society in the culminating event of the society’s year-long project to celebrate pioneer photographer Frank S. Matsura’s work, at the Winthrop Barn on Oct. 1.

Photography expert Rod Slemmons will show and discuss Matsura’s work at the beginning of the 20th century in the context of his fellow photographers in the Northwest and beyond. Doors open for the free event at 6:15 p.m., and the program starts at 7 p.m.

For more information, contact the Methow Conservancy at 996-2870 or email mary@methowconservancy.org.