February, 2016

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Reflects on the Life of Raymond L. Evers

CINCINNATI, OH (February 13, 2016) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center reflects on the life and legacy of Raymond L. Evers, whose efforts aided in securing one of the region’s most compelling artifacts on antebellum slavery in the United States. Statement from the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center: “The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center […]

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Museum of Flight Lecture Launches in the Sixties Woman in Space Program

Museum of Flight Lecture Launches in the Sixties Woman in Space Program

SEATTLE – In 1983, Sally Ride became the first American woman to go into space, but over twenty years earlier, 13 American women were engaged in a project to train the first female astronauts–the Woman in Space Program–and never got launched. On Feb. 20 at 2 p.m., aviation expert Philip Tartalone will lecture about the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum CBMM hosts Community Block Party

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum CBMM hosts Community Block Party

(ST. MICHAELS, MD) On Sunday, May 22, 2016, the 18-acre waterfront campus of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will transform into festival grounds as the museum hosts its Community Block Party. Underwritten by a large number of generous community sponsors, the Block Party is offered free of charge and open to the general public. It […]

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Contemporary Arts Center Free Admission Weekend

FEB 13 & 14, 2016 – 10AM–4PM – Thanks to the Johnson Foundation, The 50 and additional support from Macy’s, we are dropping admission fees! Come experience the entire center during our first weekend of free admission, featuring a sampling of our exciting programming on Saturday. 11AM: Tour of After the Moment with one of […]

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Contemporary Arts Center Do Ho Suh Opening

Contemporary Arts Center Do Ho Suh Opening

See Passage, the most comprehensive survey exhibition of Korean-American artist Do Ho Suh to date. Suh creates a series of life-size fabric replicas based on the houses that he has occupied, serving as a meditation on the legacy of home and migration. 7PM ARTIST TALK with Do Ho Suh – CAC Members Only. 8PM GALLERIES […]

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Black History Month Community Forum on Economics at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

CINCINNATI — The African American Chamber of Commerce, Cincinnati Reds, Major League Baseball and DeFuze It have partnered to present a Black History Month community forum and networking session on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The Black Businesses Matter: Pathway to Prosperity […]

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Model skipjack races begin May 15 in St. Michaels

Model skipjack races begin May 15 in St. Michaels

(St. Michaels, MD) Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum guests are invited to watch model skipjack races beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 15, 2016, with the series continuing on select Sundays through October 16, 2016. The radio-controlled (RC) sailing races are organized by the museum’s Model Sailing Club, which meets regularly throughout the year to […]

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