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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts frame-raising workshop

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosts frame-raising workshop

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host a weekend Frame-Raising Workshop on September 15-16, taking place in CBMM’s Shipyard from 9-4pm each day. In this workshop, Virginia Military Institute professor of civil engineering and timber framing expert Grigg Mullen will traditionally raise a timber frame structure. Mullen will focus on the theory involved in raising […]

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Union Terminal announces full building closure before reopening

Union Terminal announces full building closure before reopening

CINCINNATI – As Union Terminal approaches the final weeks of its historic restoration, the entire building will close October 22 through November 1 to finalize all building systems and prepare for its future use. Portions of the building will reopen to the public November 2. The Duke Energy Children’s Museum, Chocolate: The Exhibition and GUITAR: […]

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Baltimore Museum of Art  Appoints Asma Naeem Andaleeb Badiee Banta and Virginia Anderson as New Curators

Baltimore Museum of Art Appoints Asma Naeem Andaleeb Badiee Banta and Virginia Anderson as New Curators

BALTIMORE, MD -The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) today announced the appointment of Asma Naeem as Chief Curator; Andaleeb Badiee Banta as Senior Curator of Prints, Drawings & Photographs; and Virginia Anderson as Curator of American Art. Naeem, Banta, and Anderson are joining the BMA at a time of rapid and systematic change throughout the […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosting free Sunday Funday

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum hosting free Sunday Funday

Rescheduled for Sunday, Aug. 26, after a weather postponement, the public is again invited to join the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum for an afternoon of music, lawn games, and friendly competition. No registration is required, and admission is free. Bring your friends from 1–5pm to enjoy giant Jenga, cornhole, or KanJam; test your balance on […]

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George Hamilton’s Edna Lockwood painting wins  Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and St. Michaels Art League art contest

George Hamilton’s Edna Lockwood painting wins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and St. Michaels Art League art contest

A work by artist George Hamilton of St. Michaels, Md., has been named the official painting of the 1889 bugeye Edna E. Lockwood, after being chosen as the winner in a contest organized by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and St. Michaels Art League. The project began in early spring, with eight artists creating paintings […]

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Cincinnati Museum Centre Presents 1940s Day at Lunken Airport

Cincinnati Museum Centre Presents 1940s Day at Lunken Airport

CINCINNATI – Grab your dancing shoes, put on your red lipstick and travel back in time to the 1940s with Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC). WWII veterans, a Holocaust survivor, classic cars and vintage airplanes, including a B-25 bomber, highlight CMC’s 1940s Day on August 11. As Union Terminal nears the completion of its historic restoration, […]

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Paddle the Miles River and San Domingo Creek with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Paddle the Miles River and San Domingo Creek with the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be hosting guided kayak paddles in August and October, with the public invited to participate. The first paddle is scheduled for 7:30–9:30pm Friday, Aug. 24, with participants invited to take part in an evening paddle under the moonlight along the Miles River. Participants are invited to bring their own […]

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