Archive for August, 2010

Wind Energy Job Growth in Oregon at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

. August 27, 2010 . 0 Comments

Kicking off a showcase of high-tech jobs in renewable energy, Sen. Ron Wyden and Rep. Earl Blumenauer spoke of the importance of creating green jobs in the Northwest at the Wind Power Works! event at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI). “We can include Iberdrola Renewables in the growing list of companies that […]

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National Museum Wales Secures Venetian Painting

National Museum Wales Secures Venetian Painting

. August 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales announced it is able to save for the nation a painting by the 18th century Italian artist Francesco Guardi, View of the Palazzo Loredan dell’Ambasciatore on the Grand Canal. Francesco Guardi. View of the Palazzo Loredan dell’Ambasciatore on the Grand Canal, Venice, oil on panel, 24.3 x 35.5 cm […]

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LeMay Car Museum Annual Car Show and Auction

LeMay Car Museum Annual Car Show and Auction

. August 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

LeMay – AMERICA’S CAR MUSEUM® has partnered with the LeMay Family to host the 33rd Annual LeMay Car Show & Auction at Marymount Academy and the LeMay home grounds in Tacoma, Washington on Saturday, August 28, 2010 from 9:00am-5:00pm. Visitors will see over 1,000 different vintage, specialty automobiles, trucks and motorcycles from the LeMay Collection, […]

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Photographer Clyde Butcher Returns to the SWFL Museum of History

Photographer Clyde Butcher Returns to the SWFL Museum of History

. August 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

Award-winning black and white fine art photographer, Clyde Butcher, returns for his 3rd season to the SWFL Museum of History to share his iconic landscapes in this unique exhibition. Clyde Butcher: Big Cypress Swamp and the Western Everglades, features 40 stunning large-format black & white photographs, highlighting the spectacular beauty of 2,400 square miles of […]

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Kermit the Frog Comes Home to Washington

Kermit the Frog Comes Home to Washington

. August 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

Sam and Friends Characters Donated to the National Museum of American History The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History accepted 10 characters from Sam and Friends from Jane Henson, on behalf of the Jim Henson family, in a special donation ceremony. Sam and Friends debuted on local D.C. station WRC-TV in 1955 launching what would […]

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