Month: February 2022

New African History Museum Opens in Lansing

In 1976, professor and civil rights activist Willie Davis was fired for turning his history class into an African-American history class. Today Davis has its own museum of African history, All Around the African World Museum and Resource Center. Through…

Idaho Falls Zoo and Museum of Art team up for spring break camps

IDAHO FALLS — The Idaho Falls Zoo and the Art Museum of Eastern Idaho are collaborating to bring spring break camps to the community for kids ages 5 to 13. Children will discover the science and art of animals in…

History comes to life at the Dunedin History Museum | North County

The Dunedin History Museum is pleased to present its 25th annual History Comes Alive event. We are delighted to have the opportunity to once again highlight Dunedin’s history through this outreach programme. Each year, actors portray the citizens of Dunedin…

Four members join the art museum’s board of trustees

COURTESY PICTURESLeft, Marta Holsman Babson Right, Karen Lombardo Brill The new members of the Santa Barbara Museum of Art Board of Trustees are Marta Holsman Babson, Karen Lombardo Brill, Robert Castle and Michael C. Linn. They serve under the chairman…

New Immersive Exhibit Opens at Utah Museum of Natural History

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — Last year, art lovers flocked to immersive Van Gogh exhibits in droves. Visitors were invited to literally bask in the artwork as animated projections of the famous painter’s work swirled and swam along the walls….

Ballot proposal would cap ‘predatory’ interest rates for payday loans

LANSING, MI — A polling committee is busy asking a question about the November ballot that would prevent payday lenders from charging “predatory” interest rates if approved by voters. The Michiganders for Fair Lending campaign officially launched its petition-raising effort…

The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum will host a rap session with CP’s Angelo Bianco

The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum (SBRHM) has scheduled this year’s first rap session at Historic City Hall at 71 N. Federal Highway (33432). For more information, please call 561.395.6766 or visit www.BocaHistory.org. THE FUTURE STARTS HERE – THE FUTURE…

Children’s Discovery Museum Extends Opening Hours for Spring Break | Arts and Theater

Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas probably never debated or gave speeches in the Dimmitt’s Grove neighborhood east of downtown Bloomington, despite the “Lincoln Oak” plaque stating so. The plaque can be found along East Jackson Street behind the Vrooman…

The Bay Area Discovery Museum is open for winter vacation!

The Bay Area Discovery Museum (BADM) will be open all week for the mid-winter holidays! Usually open Wednesday through Sunday, the museum will be open for hands-on educational entertainment Monday through Sunday, February 21-27, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Explore…

Stratford Museum of African American History Captivates Visitors

STRATFORD — A few weeks after the death of his mother, Jeffrey Fletcher, a retired New Haven police officer, received a call from his father. Calvin Fletcher, Jeffrey’s father, wanted him to come to his home in Colchester to pick…

Discovery Museum reopens its doors to the public, celebrates with Chamber mixer | Local News

After being closed to the public for nearly two years, the Santa Maria Discovery Museum for Children is now open for limited hours on weekends. Museum staff, volunteers, board members and consultants are thrilled. To celebrate this partial return to…

Wash U’s Kemper Art Museum Exhibits New York Artist’s Comic-Inspired Dreamscapes | Creators

“Yellow Cloud Dreaming” image courtesy of the artist; Hales, London and New York; and Wendi Norris Gallery, San Francisco. © Chitra Ganesha Opening Friday, February 18, at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, “Chitra Ganesh: Dreaming in Multiverse” features non-linear…

Missouri History Museum Black History Month Program Series

There are a variety of events to choose from throughout the month. Some can also be followed virtually. ST. LOUIS — The Missouri History Museum‘s Black History Month program series begins Thursday, and there are several events to choose from…

Proceedings of the last full day of the 2022 session

The sun rose on Wednesday, the last full day of New Mexico’s 30-day legislative session for 2022lawmakers narrowly cutting it to agree on a budget for fiscal year 2023 and the fate of numerous bills, including an omnibus voting rights…

The National Women’s History Museum offers inclusive digital learning resources

As Women’s History Month approaches in March, the National Museum of Women’s History (NWHM) invites female educators to renew their commitment to teaching inclusive history and social studies classes that include achievements of women in…

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum excited, proud to reopen | Chamber Spotlight | Valley life

It has been difficult to reopen the Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum after extended closures of the facility during the height of the coronavirus pandemic, but with the implementation of new safety procedures and a smooth opening during the winter,…

Wiregrass Gallery Hosts Fundraiser for Black History Museum

February was a busy month at the Wiregrass Gallery, 130 East Jackson St., Thomasville, Georgia. Featured Member Artist: Fran Buie Fran believes that art is a universal language and expression that can bring people from different backgrounds and life experiences…

New NHCC Art Museum entrance to increase visibility

Copyright © 2022 Albuquerque Journal There’s a lot going on at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Barelas. The state-run entity is currently in the process of renovating the entrance to the NHCC Art Museum. Alberto Cuessy, deputy director of…

St. Charles Aldermen Recommend Funding for St. Charles History Museum and Other Organizations – Shaw Local

Three organizations that help shine a light on Saint-Charles in different ways have applied for funding from the city. At the St. Charles City Council Government Operations Committee meeting on February 7, aldermen recommended funding for the St. Charles History…

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Naples Depot wagon could house Black History Museum

In what would be a first for Collier County, the baggage car at the Naples Depot Museum could become a permanent exhibit telling the county’s black history. The Collier County NAACP, along with Friends of the Museum, Southwest Heritage and…

The Maine Discovery Museum in Bangor reopens to the public

The museum is reopening after a nearly two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Visitors must make an online reservation before proceeding. BANGOR, Maine – On Thursday, the Maine Discovery Museum reopens to the general public after a nearly two-year hiatus…

The Natural History Museum signs an agreement to manufacture cushions, candles and sheets with Dunelm

Nick Wilkinson, CEO of the upholstery retailer, said the museum’s new lines would be “deliberately educational” as Dunelm tries to capitalize on growing interest in environmental issues among shoppers. He said: “Our customers will want to buy products that make…

8 Things People With Healthy Savings Accounts Always Do

Saving Money / Savings Tips PeopleImages/iStock.com If your savings account seems thin or non-existent, you’re definitely not alone. It has been reported that around 50% of people have less than three months of emergency savings, and a recent GOBankingRates survey…

Maine Discovery Museum reopens to the public

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) – The Maine Discovery Museum is officially open to the public once again. The popular downtown Bangor spot has been closed since the pandemic began. From reptiles to reading rooms, kids and parents were busy exploring all…

See Stephen Hawking’s possessions at the Science Museum

The Science Museum has decided to expose Londoners to the blinding light of pure genius. For the first time, the personal items of legendary cosmologist Stephen Hawking have been put on public display to hopefully provide unparalleled insight into the…

The Bradbury Art Museum will open the Delta National Small Prints exhibition on February 17

The Bradbury Art Museum will open the Delta National Small Prints exhibition on February 17 02/10/2022 JONESBORO – The Bradbury Art Museum (BAM) at Arkansas State University announces the 26th year of the Delta National Small Prints Exhibition (DNSPE),…

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum Boasts Four Upcoming Events and One Ongoing Exhibit – Boca Raton’s Most Trusted Source For Information

Chamber Member Update (Boca Raton, Florida – February 7, 2022) The Story of Schmidt Boca Raton Museum (SBRHM) has four upcoming special events—three Discussions in town hall and the first of this season Tea time at the town hall– plus…

Q: What is wonder? | MSU Broad Art Museum

This week’s answer comes from MSU Broad Art Museum. You may feel a sense of curiosity as to how it was made or the materials the artist used. Wonder studies what it’s made of and where the materials come from….

The Smithsonian American Art Museum appoints two new assistant directors

Images courtesy of Eric Nastasi and Jane Carpenter-Rock The Smithsonian American Art Museum has hired Jane Carpenter-Rock as assistant director for museum content and outreach and promoted Eric Nastasi to assistant director for administration and finance. Carpenter-Rock will oversee the…

The Pleasant Prairie History Museum exhibit will feature the works of local photojournalist Al Frederickson | Local News

The work of a photojournalist with local roots, a man who has covered some of the key events in American history, will be available to the public later this month. The Pleasant Prairie History Museum presents a free special exhibit…

A major cancer exhibit is coming to the Science Museum

An exhibit that will include the first-ever example of cancer in a dinosaur fossil will open shortly at the Science Museum. It’s an exhibition set at a time when half of us will be diagnosed with cancer in our lifetime,…

Dune and No Time To Die arrive at the London Science Museum IMAX in Ultimate 1.43 format

If you’re a fan of amazing film shows and live in the London area – or are willing to travel – you’ll want to head to the London Science Museum to see Dunes and no time to diewhich are presented…

McFeely: the science museum, an opportunity to dream a little and grow Fargo-Moorhead – InForum

FARGO — Dream a little with me, Fargo-Moorhead. Imagine a beautiful new $50 million science museum somewhere in our growing metro. Maybe it overlooks the Red River somewhere in Fargo. It may be by the river in Moorhead, on the…

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Unforeseen expenses – nobody is insured against them. Own savings or support from relatives cannot always cover the required amount. In this case, there is a way out. These are same day payday loans. Moreover, this type of commercial organization…

Children’s Discovery Museum gets NEA grant to help with pandemic recovery – The Mercury News

The Children’s Discovery Museum in San Jose is set to receive a $100,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) as part of the US bailout, created to help the arts and culture sector recover from the pandemic…

Black History Museum director says everything is on the table for the future of Richmond’s Confederate monuments | Richmond Local News

As for the preservation of the monuments, will the city continue to store them or will the Black History Museum move them elsewhere? This remains at this stage an entirely open question. The reason I say this is an open…

Miami payday lender can’t dodge SEC investment fraud suit

By Nathan Hale (February 3, 2022, 8:27 PM EST) – A Miami payday loan company and its CEO can’t escape US Securities and Exchange Commission claims they fraudulently raised $66 million from more than 500 investors, as a federal judge…

history museum receives $9.9,000 grant from the National Endowment Fund | Community News

WATERTOWN – Connecticut Humanities, the state’s nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, has awarded the Watertown History Museum a $9,900 Connecticut Culture Fund operating support grant. While a portion of the funds will be used for general…

Saint Louis Museum of Art Presents an Exquisite Artistic Tradition | Specials

worship of the shepherds, 16th century; Italian School (Venetian); oil on agate; framed: 14 9/16 x 11 13/16 x 2 inches; Collection of the Birmingham Museum of Art; Purchase of the museum in loving memory of Jeannine O’Grody with funds…

Switching Gears: The Gateway Science Museum’s New Exhibit All About Bikes

Bicycles are ubiquitous throughout Chico as they provide sustainable transportation, an easy form of exercise, and a healthy way to spend time with family. So it only makes sense that the Gateway Science Museum’s new exhibit explores the history, evolution…

The Maine Discovery Museum in Bangor will reopen to the general public

Exciting things are happening at the Maine Discovery Museum, including its reopening to the general public next week. The Maine Discovery Museum on Main Street in downtown Bangor takes STEAM learning to a whole new level, with kids learning through…

Science Museum of Western Virginia to Open Parakeet Garden Exhibit

The Parakeet Garden will open on February 15. In February 2022, the Science Museum of Western Virginia will launch a new exhibition: the parakeet garden will be replace the existing BHabitat of butterflies. The parakeet garden is home to more…

Barry Art Museum Explores ‘Uncanny Valley’ in New Automata and Robot Exhibit « News @ ODU

February 01, 2022 The exhibit includes the stop-motion animation work of artist Elizabeth King, who brought her sculptures to life in her 1991 work, “What Happened.” Image…

Barry Art Museum Explores ‘Uncanny Valley’ in New Automata and Robot Exhibit « News @ ODU

February 01, 2022 The exhibit includes the stop-motion animation work of artist Elizabeth King, who brought her sculptures to life in her 1991 work, “What Happened.” Image…

Turkey’s First Digital Art and New Media Museum Opens

ISTANBUL A first of its kind in Turkey bringing together technology, science and art, the X Media Art Museum (XMAM) is now open to visitors. class=”cf”> “The works belong to several people, not just one person. At XMAM, the audience…