Archive for February, 2020

Jesse Wiegel named Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Waterfront Programs Manager

Jesse Wiegel named Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Waterfront Programs Manager

. February 28, 2020

Jesse Wiegel of Port Townsend, Wash., has been hired as the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Floating Fleet Captain & Waterfront Programs Manager. Wiegel brings with him nearly a decade of experience in the non-profit sector operating sail training or character development programming. At CBMM, he will be responsible for serving as the primary captain of […]

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Students at Museum of Flight to Speak with a NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Students at Museum of Flight to Speak with a NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

. February 28, 2020

SEATTLE – On March 2, hundreds of greater Seattle middle and high school students will meet in The Museum of Flight’s theater as the big screen beams a live video chat with NASA astronaut Jessica Meir aboard the International Space Station. The students in the Northwest and around the world participated in a NASA and […]

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Lighthouse overnights offered at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels this spring & fall

Lighthouse overnights offered at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels this spring & fall

. February 26, 2020

Youth groups can now reserve spring and fall dates for the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Lighthouse Overnight Adventures program. Dates include select Fridays and Saturdays, April 3–June 27, and again Sept. 4–Oct. 30, with advanced reservations needed. Under the guidance of a museum educator, youth group participants can experience the rustic life of a lighthouse […]

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Museum of Flight Host’s World’s First Army Enlistment Ceremony from Space

Museum of Flight Host’s World’s First Army Enlistment Ceremony from Space

. February 22, 2020

SEATTLE – It’s not quite the Space Force, but it will be the first-ever U.S. military oath of enlistment ceremony from space. On Feb. 26 at 9:50 a.m., the Museum, NASA and U.S. Army Recruiting will host a live video link with the International Space Station, where U.S. Army Col./NASA astronaut Dr. Andrew Morgan will […]

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Michener Art Museum Launches Revamped Bucks County Artists Database

Michener Art Museum Launches Revamped Bucks County Artists Database

. February 12, 2020

DOYLESTOWN, PA – The Michener Art Museum is excited to present the newly refreshed Bucks County Artists Database (BCAD), a free online resource celebrating the rich artistic traditions, past and present, of Bucks County. With over 400 artists represented in the database, BCAD is an ever-growing project that strives to represent the regional art scene. […]

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