Archive for May, 2016

Buyboats come to Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Buyboats come to Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. May 20, 2016

Buyboats come to St. Michaels August 11 – 14 The Chesapeake Bay’s historic buyboats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. August 11 through August 14 as part of the 12th annual Chesapeake Bay Buyboat Reunion. The reunion tour kicks off at Tangier Island on August 3 and continues through […]

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Da Vinci – The Genius exhibition now open at Cincinnati Museum Center

Da Vinci – The Genius exhibition now open at Cincinnati Museum Center

. May 20, 2016

CINCINNATI – Painter. Inventor. Sculptor. Musician. Engineer. Genius. Leonardo da Vinci was all of these and more. Da Vinci – The Genius, now open at Cincinnati Museum Center, brings the full scope of da Vinci’s brilliance to life in an interactive exhibition featuring full-scale interpretations of the Italian mastermind’s inventions and unparalleled studies of his […]

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Presidential Archives: Letters, Hair, and Fossils An exhibit on view July 1–29 for the Democratic National Convention

Presidential Archives: Letters, Hair, and Fossils An exhibit on view July 1–29 for the Democratic National Convention

. May 19, 2016

PHILADELPHIA — In this presidential primary season, the hair of a particular candidate has generated outsized attention and inspired countless memes. The public’s fascination with the wind-whipped comb-over has hardly abated as we hurtle toward the political conventions in Philadelphia and Cleveland, Ohio, in July. Presidential locks aside, human hair in general also fascinated early […]

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Miles River ecology cruise aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Miles River ecology cruise aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. May 17, 2016

On Tuesday, June 14 from 1:30-3:00 p.m., children and adults are invited to join CBMM Director of Education Kate Livie aboard the buy boat Winnie Estelle for a personal exploration of the Miles River and its unique habitat and ecology. The cruise will be offered again on Thursday, August 4 from 10:00-11:30 a.m. The historic […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts June Events

. May 13, 2016

UMFA ARTLandish: Land Writers Thursday, June 16 | 7 pm | FREE Salt Lake City Public Library, Main Library This moderated panel of scholars and Utah-based creative writers will explore the relationship between man and nature in the literature of the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries. · Jeffrey McCarthy, scholarly writer and essayist, University of […]

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