Archive for April, 2018

Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces Meleko Mokgosi: Acts of Resistance exhibition

Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) announces Meleko Mokgosi: Acts of Resistance exhibition

. April 11, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD (April 9, 2018)—The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents Meleko Mokgosi: Acts of Resistance, an exhibition that includes a suite of new paintings by the artist that examines the idea of resistance, defined by Mokgosi as any instance in which a subject refuses to give in to the oppression of her or his […]

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Ecology cruises aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Ecology cruises aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. April 10, 2018

On Tuesday, June 19, from 10–11:30am, children and adults are invited to join Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum educators aboard buyboat Winnie Estelle for an up-close and personal exploration of the Miles River and its unique habitat and ecology. The cruise will be offered again on Thursday, July 12, from 1–2:30pm, and Wednesday, Aug. 8 from […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Honor Mavis Staples

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Honor Mavis Staples

. April 10, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will honor Mavis Staples with the Everyday Freedom Hero Award on Friday, April 20 at 6:45 p.m. at Memorial Hall. Ms. Staples is a singer, actress and civil rights activist. The Everyday Freedom Hero Award presentation will take place during the reception prior to An Evening […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum participates in Project Clean Stream

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum participates in Project Clean Stream

. April 10, 2018

Through ShoreRivers’ coordination and as part of the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay’s Project Clean Stream, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosted a team of volunteers on Saturday, April 7, to clean up “Heron Haven”—a stream running through CBMM’s property, and feeding into St. Michaels Harbor and the Miles River. This is CBMM’s seventh year […]

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Union Terminal restoration update – April 2018

Union Terminal restoration update – April 2018

. April 7, 2018

Construction crews have completed extensive structural work on the mezzanine level and are preparing the lower level lobby and new “avenue,” paving the way for the Duke Energy Children’s Museum to reopen on May 4. When guests return to the building in May they’ll notice new flooring and a fresh coat of paint throughout the […]

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