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Museum of Flight Coast Guard Helicopter Exhibit Opens with Ceremony June 18

Museum of Flight Coast Guard Helicopter Exhibit Opens with Ceremony June 18

. June 9, 2011 . 0 Comments

Ceremony features Coast Guard officials SEATTLE – A restored 1960s-vintage Coast Guard helicopter officially takes its place of honor suspended in The Museum of Flight’s Great Gallery on June 18. The Sikorsky HH-52 Seaguard amphibious helicopter was last stationed at Port Angeles, Wash., and was retired in 1982. There will be a dedication ceremony at […]

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The Rosenbach Museum & Library Presents 19th Annual BLOOMSDAY on June 16

The Rosenbach Museum & Library Presents 19th Annual BLOOMSDAY on June 16

. June 9, 2011 . 0 Comments

James Joyce (1882-1941), author of the prolific landmark novel Ulysses, has been called the greatest 20th-century novelist writing in English. On Thursday, June 16 from Noon – 7pm, the Rosenbach Museum & Library will celebrate the Irish author and Joycean tradition with its 19th annual Bloomsday, an open-air festival featuring dramatic readings from Ulysses by […]

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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Lenfest Plaza to Open With PAFA’s “Party on the Plaza” on Saturday Oct 1

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Lenfest Plaza to Open With PAFA’s “Party on the Plaza” on Saturday Oct 1

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Event celebrates new civic space and lighting of Claes Oldenburg’s Paint Torch PHILADELPHIA — The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) will celebrate the completion of its new civic space, Lenfest Plaza, with PAFA’s Party on the Plaza on Saturday, October 1, 2011. The celebration will culminate at sunset with the inaugural lighting of […]

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Wilkes Heritage Museum Presents Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame Induction Set on June 11

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The Wilkes Heritage Museum is pleased to present the Fourth Annual Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony on Saturday, June 11, 2011 at the Stone Center for Performing Arts, 613 Cherry Street in North Wilkesboro. The 2011 Inductees include Emmy Lou Harris, Jens Kruger, Jim Lauderdale, Jim Shumate, and Willard Watson. […]

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Royal Academy Opens Summer Exhibition 2011

Royal Academy Opens Summer Exhibition 2011

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The Royal Academy has opened it’s Summer Exhibition 2011, on view 7 June – 15 August, 2011. The Royal Academy’s annual Summer Exhibition is the world’s largest open submission contemporary art show. Now in its 243rd year, this exhibition continues the tradition of showcasing work by both emerging and established artists in all media including […]

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