May, 2015

River cruises on historic buy boat at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

River cruises on historic buy boat at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s 1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle is now taking passengers out on the Miles River, with boat rides planned through October. The 45-minute, drop-in public cruises are available Fridays through Mondays, departing from the museum on the hour from 12 noon to 3 p.m. Winnie was used as a workboat on the […]

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Spring is in full swing at the Michener. Upcoming adult programs

Curator’s Conversation Lisa Tremper Hanover and Edward Vatza Tuesday, May 19 · 1 to 2 pm Lisa Tremper Hanover, Director & CEO, Michener Art Museum, leads a lively dialogue with Edward Vatza, Lehigh Valley-based photographer whose works are featured in the exhibition, Edward Vatza: Street Stories during a Curator’s Conversation on Tuesday, May 19, 1 […]

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The 2015 Nassau County Museum of Art Ball Saturday, June 13 at 7 pm

The 2015 Nassau County Museum of Art Ball Saturday, June 13 at 7 pm

“Midnight in Paris,” Nassau County Museum of Art’s 2015 Ball, will be held on Saturday, June 13 at 7 p.m. The 2015 Ball celebrates the museum’s 25th anniversary year, honoring the Hon. Thomas S. Gulotta and the Hon. Edward P. Mangano, Nassau County Executives at the museum’s founding and today. Through décor, French-inspired cuisine and […]

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Museum of Flight Lecture and Book Signing About “Hughes After Howard”

SEATTLE – A May 23, 2 p.m. lecture and book signing with former Hughes Aircraft Company President Ken Richardson will look at the Hughes Aircraft Company after Howard Hughes left its helm in 1953. Author Ken Richardson rose through the ranks of the Hughes Aircraft during his forty-year career there, from a radar design engineer […]

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Museum of Flight Wraps Aerospace Themed Geocache Contest

Museum of Flight Wraps Aerospace Themed Geocache Contest

Private space explorer Richard Garriott de Cayeux helps kick off the event SEATTLE – Space traveler and computer/video game designer Richard Garriott de Cayeux is the special guest speaker at the Museum’s May 16 Flightcache Design Challenge awards program and reception. Garriott de Cayeux will announce the winners of the Challenge during a public program, […]

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Watermen’s Appreciation Day at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

The Talbot County Watermen’s Association is bringing the 6th Annual Watermen’s Appreciation Day to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Sunday, August 9, with a few enhancements added to this year’s festival. Highlighting these changes is the relocation of the festival’s “watermen’s rodeo” boat docking contest, which will be moving from the museum’s Fogg’s Cove […]

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Museum of Flight Berlin Airlift Photo Book Lecture and Book Signing

Museum of Flight Berlin Airlift Photo Book Lecture and Book Signing

SEATTLE – On May 16 at 2 p.m., the Museum celebrates Armed Forces Day with a presentation about a peaceful armed forces project, the Berlin Airlift. Author Bruce McAllister will discuss his newest photographic publication, “Berlin Airlift: A Bridge to Freedom.” The Berlin Airlift was the first major crisis of the Cold War, in which […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center hosts 2015 Mini Maker Faire

Cincinnati Museum Center hosts 2015 Mini Maker Faire

CINCINNATI – Calling all inventors, tinkerers and DIY enthusiasts! Cincinnati Mini Maker Faire is back and once again will be under the iconic dome of Union Terminal. The event will take place at Cincinnati Museum Center on August 29 & 30 but we need you and your inventions, gadgets, creations and skills to make this […]

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Museum of Flight Launches New Space Movie

Museum of Flight Launches New Space Movie

“Journey to Space” opens May 23, astronaut Nick Patrick guest speaker at May 15 preview event at Museum SEATTLE – The new IMAX(R) documentary, “Journey to Space,” makes its exclusive Northwest premiere at The Museum of Flight on May 23. The film recalls the glorious days of the space shuttle, reminds us that the space […]

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