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France Awards Legion of Honor to Three Washington State World War II Veterans at Museum of Flight

France Awards Legion of Honor to Three Washington State World War II Veterans at Museum of Flight

. May 10, 2019

SEATTLE – On May 10 the Museum will host a presentation ceremony for the French Legion of Honor medal to four Washington-resident World War II veterans. The recipients are Daniel F. McAllister (P-38 aircraft Mechanic), Stanley L. Zemont (demolition squad leader) and Richard (Dick) A. Nelms (B-17 Pilot). Nelms, 96, is a volunteer at the […]

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THE GLASS HOUSE ANNOUNCES 70TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION  AT ANNUAL SUMMER PARTY

THE GLASS HOUSE ANNOUNCES 70TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION AT ANNUAL SUMMER PARTY

. May 7, 2019

NEW CANAAN, Conn. – The Glass House announces its annual Summer Party to celebrate our 70th anniversary year with a dynamic program of performance, exhibition and auction to benefit the iconic Philip Johnson designed house (built in 1949) and 49-acre site. The site will be activated by French high wire artist Philippe Petit for a […]

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Big Band Night Fireworks July 6 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Big Band Night Fireworks July 6 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. May 7, 2019

In celebration of Independence Day, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on the Miles River in St. Michaels, Md. welcomes The Shades of Blue Orchestra for a live performance at its Saturday, July 6 Big Band Night. The St. Michaels fireworks are scheduled to launch after dusk that evening, with CBMM’s waterfront campus a great venue […]

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Northwest Filmmakers Screen Their Sci-Fi Movie at the Museum of Flight

Northwest Filmmakers Screen Their Sci-Fi Movie at the Museum of Flight

. May 5, 2019

SEATTLE – On May 11 at 2:30 p.m. there will be special screening of the locally-produced sci-fi feature, Prospect. The film’s creators will attend an audience Q and A following the movie. This acclaimed 2018 film follows the adventures of a man and his teenage daughter as they mine gems in an alien moon’s poisonous […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host Volunteer Fair

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host Volunteer Fair

. May 3, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is planning its first-ever Volunteer Fair, inviting both existing and potential volunteers to its waterfront campus this summer. Scheduled for 10am–noon on Thursday, June 27, the Volunteer Fair will be a chance for guests to mix and mingle with current volunteers and staff members and to learn about volunteer opportunities […]

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