Archive for February, 2016

Art After Hours Pre-Sale for Baltimore Museum of Art Members

. February 27, 2016

The first Art After Hours in January sold out in six days! Members have first dibs on the next Art After Hours event. Tickets for Members go on sale on Leap Day, Monday, February 29 at 10 a.m., in advance of the March 1 public sale date! Not a Member? Become a BMA Member today […]

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Museum of Flights Boeing 727 Prototype Ready to Fly

Museum of Flights Boeing 727 Prototype Ready to Fly

. February 26, 2016

SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight’s recently-restored Boeing 727 prototype will make its first flight in 25 years on March 1-weather permitting-at about 10:30 a.m.; the flight will also be the airplane’s last flight ever. There will be a pre-takeoff ceremony for the event at the Future of Flight at Paine Field, Everett, Wash. and […]

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Marilynne Robinson to Speak at Freedom Cente

. February 26, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist and essayist, Marilynne Robinson on Wednesday, March 16 at 6:00 p.m., where she will discuss her award-winning novel, Gilead: A Novel. Robinson’s lecture is the final lecture in the 2015-2016 John and Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series—connecting the public with award-winning […]

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Union Terminal Museum Centre using 21st century technology to save early 20th century architecture

Union Terminal Museum Centre using 21st century technology to save early 20th century architecture

. February 25, 2016

CINCINNATI – As teams finalize plans for the renovation of 83-year-old Union Terminal, they’re getting an assist from new technology. A recently-completed laser scan of the building produced a 3D model that will be an essential asset for architects and designers as they begin the renovation. Truescan3D, a division of the Kleingers Group, working with […]

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Freedom Center Hosts Power of the Ballot March 1

. February 25, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – In honor of Women’s History Month, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, the Cincinnati Human Relations Commission and YWCA Greater Cincinnati will host Power of the Ballot—a public discussion examining the role of women in shaping modern government and the barriers women still face while pursuing public office. The discussion, which takes […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Announces Easter Sunrise Service on Miles River

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Announces Easter Sunrise Service on Miles River

. February 24, 2016

(ST. MICHAELS, MD) The public is invited to attend Easter Sunrise Service at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, which is situated on the Miles River in St. Michaels, Md. Coordinated and led by a number of St. Michaels area churches, the service is scheduled to begin at 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, March 27 at the […]

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Freedom Center Presents Everybody Sang Freedom

. February 24, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – In celebration of Black History Month, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center presents Everybody Sang Freedom: Black Women and the Strategy of Non-Violence through Song – a survey of musical performances showcasing how Black women have used music as a means of documenting and promoting the struggle for equality and social justice […]

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