Archive for October, 2015

Salisbury Museum Report Turner’s Wessex Exhibition Success

Salisbury Museum Report Turner’s Wessex Exhibition Success

. October 9, 2015

The Salisbury Museum’s Turner’s Wessex exhibition closed on Sunday 27 September. Since the exhibition opened in May over 20,000 people flocked to the museum to see the show, making it one of the most successful exhibitions in the museum’s history. The exhibition mainly concentrated on the young and ambitious Turner, at the time he was […]

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New art classes at the Michener Art Museum

. October 9, 2015

Month-long sessions with changing themes provide a unique focus for students of all ages and abilities to engage in museum-based art education, creative exploration, and learning. Permanent collections balanced with changing exhibitions provide ongoing opportunities for looking at and learning about a variety of art forms in new ways. Please contact Ruth Anderson at 215.340.9800 […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center exhibit explores the birthplace of American paleontology

Cincinnati Museum Center exhibit explores the birthplace of American paleontology

. October 9, 2015

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center is preparing to open an exhibit of mammoth importance. Big Bone Lick: A Place of Discovery will open in the Ruthven Gallery at Cincinnati Museum Center on October 10. The exhibit is free to the public. Big Bone Lick: A Place of Discovery lets you explore the paleontological and archaeological […]

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Chesapeake Oysters author Kate Livie gives talk at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. October 9, 2015

On Friday, November 20 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Director of Education and author Kate Livie will give a presentation on her new book, Chesapeake Oysters: The Bay’s Foundation and Future. The presentation takes place in the Van Lennep Auditorium, with seating limited, and pre-registration needed. Set for release on […]

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Museum of Flight Lecture and Book Signing with  Author S.J. McCormack

Museum of Flight Lecture and Book Signing with Author S.J. McCormack

. October 9, 2015

SEATTLE – On Oct. 31, Northwest author S.J. McCormack discusses her new book, “Night Witch,” an historical novel about Soviet women pilots in World War II who flew nightly attack missions-sometimes in outdated biplanes-to harass and bomb German invaders. The book talk will take place at 12:30 p.m. in the Museum’s Personal Courage Wing. Book […]

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