Archive for June, 2015

Museum of Flight Hosts Flights in World War II Bombers and Fighter Aircraft

Museum of Flight Hosts Flights in World War II Bombers and Fighter Aircraft

. June 17, 2015

Collings Foundation World War II B-17, B-24, B-25 and P-51 “Wings of Freedom Tour” SEATTLE – he steady rumble of World War II bomber flight operations will resonate at The Museum of Flight June 26-28, while a group of four historic aircraft is based there for public rides and tours. Ground tours and flights will […]

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UMFA Hires New Curator of European, American  and Regional Art

UMFA Hires New Curator of European, American and Regional Art

. June 17, 2015

Salt Lake City – The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) at the University of Utah is pleased to announce that Leslie Anderson-Perkins has joined the UMFA staff as the Museum’s new Curator of European, American and Regional Art. Anderson-Perkins comes to the UMFA from the Indianapolis Museum of Art (IMA), where she was curatorial […]

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Museum of Flight Lecture and Book Signing Gives Insider’s Story to Mars Rover

Museum of Flight Lecture and Book Signing Gives Insider’s Story to Mars Rover

. June 17, 2015

Red planet report from Rob Manning, Chief Engineer of “Curiosity” rover SEATTLE – On June 20 at 2 p.m., the Museum hosts a lecture and book signing with Rob Manning, author of “Mars Rover Curiosity: An Inside Account from Curiosity’s Chief Engineer.” Manning will talk about the challenges of the Mars Science Laboratory mission with […]

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Deadline for Cincinnati Museum Center 2015 Mini Maker Faire exhibitors extended

Deadline for Cincinnati Museum Center 2015 Mini Maker Faire exhibitors extended

. June 17, 2015

CINCINNATI – Attention inventors, tinkerers, and DIY enthusiasts: You created, and we listened. Because of the incredible originality, innovation and excitement that has been shown by makers around the region in anticipation of the 2015 Cincinnati Mini Maker Faire, we have extended the application deadline for interested makers to June 30. Makers of all ages […]

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Build a Chesapeake Light Craft kayak at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. June 17, 2015

From Monday, September 28 through Saturday, October 3, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is hosting a kayak boatbuilding program with Chesapeake Light Craft of Annapolis, Md. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, participants will receive instruction and can either build their own 14, 16, 17, […]

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