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LI Children’s Museum Honored for Community Engagement

LI Children’s Museum Honored for Community Engagement

| May 26, 2016

Long Island Children’s Museum places community service at the heart of its mission, core values and strategic plan. This commitment is reflected in signature program initiatives and is woven throughout every aspect of it daily practices. This commitment to community was recently honored by the Museum Association of New York (MANY) when it recognized LICM […]

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Contemporary Arts Centre Announce NJIDEKA AKUNYILI CROSBY:  THE PREDECESSORS

Contemporary Arts Centre Announce NJIDEKA AKUNYILI CROSBY: THE PREDECESSORS

| May 26, 2016

The Contemporary Arts Centre present an exhibition of work by Njideka Akunyili on view JUL 14 – OCT 20, 2017. When Njideka Akunyili (b.1983) left Lagos for the U.S. at age 16 she detoured from her initial plan to be a doctor to pursue painting and the urge to tell another side of Nigeria’s story. […]

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The Contemporary Jewish Museum Presents Negev Wheel: Ned Kahn

The Contemporary Jewish Museum Presents Negev Wheel: Ned Kahn

| May 26, 2016

The Contemporary Jewish Museum debuts an original kinetic sculpture, Negev Wheel, created by famed environmental artist and sculptor Ned Kahn (b. 1960, Connecticut). A resident of the Bay Area for over thirty years, Kahn is well known for creating installation works at the intersection of art and science that explore, mimic, and play with phenomena […]

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The Glass House Summer Party  2016

The Glass House Summer Party 2016

| May 26, 2016

The Glass House Summer Party Saturday, June 11, 2016 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. Celebrate the start of the season by joining the Glass House as we host our annual Summer Party! With generous support by Athena Art Finance and additional support from William Pitt Sotheby’s International Realty, the event features a festive picnic by […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers free admission for military families this summer

| May 26, 2016

CBMM offers free admission for military families this summer The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering free, general admission to all active-duty military personnel and their immediate families from Memorial Day, May 30, 2016 through Labor Day, September 5, 2016 as part of the Blue Star Museums 2016 program. Representing collaboration among the National Endowment […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Summer Hours Begin May 29

| May 25, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH (May 24, 2016) — The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that it will be open on Sundays throughout the summer, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., beginning May 29. The museum will also be open to the public on Memorial Day from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The additional summer hours will […]

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Chautauqua Summer Series returns to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Chautauqua Summer Series returns to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

| May 25, 2016

On the evenings of July 11-13, the 22nd annual Chautauqua Summer Series brings three live performances to the waterfront campus of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. This year’s Maryland Humanities’ series features Pulitzer Prize winners Duke Ellington, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Ernest Hemingway, with all living history performances taking place from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. along […]

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