Archive for December, 2014

Martha: A Story of Extinction opens Dec 6 at Cincinnati Museum Center

Martha: A Story of Extinction opens Dec 6 at Cincinnati Museum Center

. December 6, 2014

New exhibit explores story of extinction and lessons to save species on the brink CINCINNATI – The extinct Passenger Pigeon, once so abundant that flocks darkened the skies, is making a return to Cincinnati. Martha: A Story of Extinction uses preserved Passenger Pigeon specimens, hunting instruments, images and other animal specimens to offer insight into […]

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International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum receives the Midwest Travel Writers Association’s GEMmy Award

. December 6, 2014

The International Photography Hall of Fame (IPHF) in St. Louis, Missouri, has received a 2014 GEMmy Award from the Midwest Travel Writers Association (MTWA). The award was presented on Wednesday, December 3, 2014, during a brief ceremony at the museum. MTWA’s GEMmy Award is presented to travel destinations deemed by members to be true “gems” […]

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CBMM strikes exhibitions January 5

CBMM strikes exhibitions January 5

. December 5, 2014

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is making room for a new exhibition in its Steamboat Building, with the announcement of two exhibitions coming to a close. Navigating Freedom: The War of 1812 on the Chesapeake, and Push and Pull: Life on Chesapeake Bay Tugboats will close on January 5, as the museum prepares for a […]

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Michener Art Museum Extends WENDY PATON | NUIT BLANCHE Exhibition

Michener Art Museum Extends WENDY PATON | NUIT BLANCHE Exhibition

. December 5, 2014

Unique photography by internationally acclaimed and local fine art photographer Wendy Paton attracts art and photography aficionados (Doylestown, PA) The James A. Michener Art Museum announces the extension of WENDY PATON | NUIT BLANCHE, an exhibition featuring a photographic series by award-winning, internationally renowned photographer Wendy Paton. The Bette & Nelson Pfundt Gallery will extend […]

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Dec 13 Santa Arrives Via Airplane at The Museum of Flight

. December 5, 2014

SEATTLE – “Santa’s Landing Party” at The Museum of Flight begins Saturday morning when the jolly old man and Mrs. Claus fly in via a classic de Havilland Beaver bush plane. Treats and warm beverages will be offered to members in the morning from 9 a.m. to noon, in addition to a variety of festive […]

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