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Discover the Hidden Beauty and Science of the Invisible World of Water Opening Nov. 13 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Discover the Hidden Beauty and Science of the Invisible World of Water Opening Nov. 13 at the Academy of Natural Sciences

The first project in the Academy of Natural Sciences’ yearlong focus on water renews our appreciation for the vital element of water through artworks that combine the marvel and insight of both scientific and artistic inquiry. Centered around two micro-phenomena — snow crystals and diatoms — the exhibition will present parallel histories of observation and […]

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Center for Art & Public Exchange at Mississippi Museum of Art Announces Release of Two Publications in Service to the Museum Sector

Center for Art & Public Exchange at Mississippi Museum of Art Announces Release of Two Publications in Service to the Museum Sector

The Center for Art & Public Exchange (CAPE) at the Mississippi Museum of Art (MMA/the Museum) today announced the release of two publications in service to the art museum sector thanks to generous support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. Established in 2018, CAPE’s mission is to use original artworks, exhibitions, programs, and engagements with artists […]

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The Science Behind Pixar takes STEM to infinity… and beyond!

The Science Behind Pixar takes STEM to infinity… and beyond!

CINCINNATI – It’s your turn in the artist’s seat as Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) reveals The Science Behind Pixar. The interactive exhibition showcases the boundless limits of STEM, imagination and curiosity, thrilling you as you come face-to-face with some of your favorite characters, including Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode and WALL•E. The […]

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On Halloween The Museum of Flight Becomes The Museum of Fright

On Halloween The Museum of Flight Becomes The Museum of Fright

SEATTLE – On Oct. 31 kids can trick or treat through Seattle’s biggest Halloween haunted house, The Museum of Fright, where the world of flight becomes a spooky site with games and activities to spark imagination from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Costumes are encouraged, and all activities included with Museum admission. Activities include: Where’s […]

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Amal and George Clooney, John Lewis and Bryan Stevenson honored by Freedom Center

Amal and George Clooney, John Lewis and Bryan Stevenson honored by Freedom Center

CINCINNATI – Four modern-day freedom conductors were recognized Saturday evening at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center’s International Freedom Conductor Awards. Amal and George Clooney, Bryan Stevenson and the late Congressman John Lewis joined the ranks of past award recipients and social justice icons Rosa Parks, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Nelson […]

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Celebrate all things oyster October 30 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Celebrate all things oyster October 30 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

CBMM’s OysterFest features oysters served a variety of ways, along with other local fare, craft beer, and spirits; live music on two stages; scenic river cruises aboard 1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle; cooking demonstrations, Chesapeake Bay retriever and oystering demonstrations; and children’s activities, and more. Festivalgoers can savor Chesapeake Bay wild and aquaculture oysters served steamed […]

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Duke Energy Holiday Trains celebrate their 75th anniversary at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Duke Energy Holiday Trains celebrate their 75th anniversary at the Cincinnati Museum Center

CINCINNATI – The holidays are back at Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC). The Duke Energy Holiday Trains continue to evoke childlike wonder in kids of all ages as they celebrate their 75th year. A blizzard of custom-built LEGO bricks returns, featuring whimsical scenes and characters from your favorite books and movies. Historic trains and new technology […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers youth boater safety course

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum offers youth boater safety course

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering another Maryland DNR-approved boater safety course, with a three-session course scheduled for Nov. 15–17 that is aimed at young adult boaters ages 10 and up. All sessions will be virtual, held via Zoom from 5–8pm, and led by qualified CBMM staff members. The cost to attend is $25 […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXVII

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXVII

From Friday–Saturday, Oct. 1–3, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will once again host one of the nation’s largest gatherings of small boat enthusiasts and unique watercraft at Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival XXXVII. During the festival, CBMM guests can marvel at the craftsmanship and innovation used in traditional and contemporary small craft while enjoying CBMM’s waterfront […]

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