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Helicopters Hover to Museum of Flight for Free Air Show

Helicopters Hover to Museum of Flight for Free Air Show

. June 1, 2017

American Heroes Air Show features helicopters and their use in public service SEATTLE – The admission-free, all-helicopter American Heroes Air Show lands at The Museum of Flight on June 10 from 10 a.m to 4 p.m. The event offers families opportunities explore a variety of helicopters used for law enforcement, the military, television news and […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Extends Deadline for 2017 Picture Freedom Art Contest

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Extends Deadline for 2017 Picture Freedom Art Contest

. June 1, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has extended the submission deadline for its Third Annual Picture Freedom Art Contest —a nationwide student art competition sponsored by Toyota—until Friday, June 16. Picture Freedom challenges students to create works of art capturing America’s struggle for inclusive freedom and equality. The contest began on April […]

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Model skipjack races at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Model skipjack races at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. May 31, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum guests are invited to watch model skipjack races beginning Sunday, June 11, 2017, with the race series continuing on select Sundays through October. The radio-controlled (RC) sailing races are organized by CBMM’s Model Sailing Club, which meets regularly throughout the year to build and race these models. Other race dates include […]

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Hofstra University Museum awarded grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)

Hofstra University Museum awarded grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)

. May 30, 2017

The Hofstra University Museum has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to support its program Art Travelers Through Time for elementary schools. Art Travelers is geared toward third graders in schools in diverse districts throughout Nassau County. The program is often the students’ first visit to an art […]

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Star Wars and the Power of Costume now open at Cincinnati Museum Center

Star Wars and the Power of Costume now open at Cincinnati Museum Center

. May 25, 2017

Exhibition features over 70 original costumes including Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Chewbacca, R2-D2, Darth Vader and more A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY – Iconic costumes from “a galaxy far, far away” are presented in the Smithsonian traveling exhibition Star Wars™ and the Power of Costume, now open at Cincinnati Museum Center. Pulled from the collection […]

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