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August Boater Safety Course at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

August Boater Safety Course at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. July 24, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is adding an August 16-17 Maryland DNR-approved boater safety course after demand exceeded capacity for its July course. The education program takes place from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. each evening in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium. The cost is $25 per participant, with space limited and pre-registration needed. Participants completing […]

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Visitors Learn the Secrets Behind of the Academy of Natural Sciences Dioramas  New Audio and Self-Guided Tours Debut

Visitors Learn the Secrets Behind of the Academy of Natural Sciences Dioramas New Audio and Self-Guided Tours Debut

. July 24, 2017

If you’ve ever visited the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, chances are you’ve heard an interesting story or two. Like the one about how in the 1930s the imposing moose in North American Hall was fitted with a bigger rack of antlers that didn’t belong to him so he would appear more impressive […]

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William Parrish to Discuss “An Underground Community” at Freedom Center

William Parrish to Discuss “An Underground Community” at Freedom Center

. July 22, 2017

Parrish’s Book Details Black Settlement and the Underground Railroad in Glendale, Ohio CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today author William (Bill) Parrish will speak about his book, An Underground Community: How Blacks Settled in the Historic Village of Glendale on Saturday, July 22 from 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m. This engagement is […]

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Museum of Flight Jet Blast Bash Festival Brings Fans to the Blue Angels Flightline Aug. 5-6

Museum of Flight Jet Blast Bash Festival Brings Fans to the Blue Angels Flightline Aug. 5-6

. July 20, 2017

Annual Seafair family festival with fast planes, fast cars, music, food and fun SEATTLE – The Museum’s annual Seafair weekend outdoor festival-by-the-flightline, Jet Blast Bash, offers fast planes, fast cars, music, food and beer with Seattle’s closest seats to the ceremony and thunder of the Blue Angels’ takeoffs and landings. Jet Blast Bash is also […]

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Swoon is Coming this Fall to the Contemporary Arts Center

Swoon is Coming this Fall to the Contemporary Arts Center

. July 20, 2017

Organized by the Contemporary Arts Center; Curated by Steven Matijcio CINCINNATI, OH – The CAC is organizing the first major survey of era-defining artist Caledonia Curry, better known as Swoon, to celebrate the last 19 years of her career and to mark her next dynamic chapter. This self-titled exhibition showcases dimensions of Curry’s multi-faceted practice, […]

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