Month: July 2022

Beware of unregulated “quick fix” salary advances

Australians have been warned about using increasingly popular ‘payday advance’ services because they fear exposing themselves to excessive debt and unregulated products. Payday advance services give workers access to their payday in advance, with users able to withdraw between $50…

The Laguna Museum of Art dives into ‘the sea around us’ at the 10th Annual Art and Nature Festival

Laguna Art Museum (LAM) will present its 10th annual Art and Nature, a multidisciplinary exploration and celebration of art’s diverse engagements with the natural world, starting November 3. The multi-faceted event is the museum’s largest public program of the year,…

‘Hijrah’ moment: Coming out of the dark side of payday loans – Universities

Sri Rahayu Hijrah Hati (The Jakarta post) PRIME Jakarta ● Fri, July 29, 2022 Indonesia has become a promised land for the development of the mobile payday loan market (locally known as Pinjol). Based on data from the Financial Services…

Treasures of Indy Tour: Indiana Museum of Medical History – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

The Indianapolis area is home to a number of “treasures” – interesting places, museums and landmarks that make Indy special. Join News 8’s Hanna Mordoh for a tour of Indy’s treasures. Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 INDIANAPOLIS…

Current exhibitions at Manitowoc’s Rahr-West Art Museum | WFRV Local 5

(WFRV) – There’s still time to see two great exhibits at the Rahr-West Art Museum. Local 5 Live toured the museum with details on which one is about to close and which one is opening, both telling important stories from…

‘Come Play’: Ackland Museum of Art invites visitors to interact with public art exhibit

ARTS & CULTURE by Michelle CasselCorresponding Which is shiny and shiny, 800 square feet in dimension and 14 feet high, changes color from magenta to pink to aqua, and all the colors of the rainbow – depending on the light…

New Mexico History Museum Celebrates 100 Years of Santa Fe Indian Market

Judges from the Southwestern Association of Indian American Arts in session at the Indian Market competition in 2011. Photo by Kitty Leaken NMHM News: SANTA FE — The New Mexico Museum of History (NMHM) has announced the opening of Honoring…

Former County Commissioner in third year as Director of NM History Museum

By Mike Cook “The longer I’ve been here, the more honored I am by the position I’m in,” said former Doña Ana County Commissioner Billy Garrett, who became acting director of the New Mexico Museum of History ( NMHM) in…

Former County Commissioner in third year as Director of NM History Museum

By Mike Cook “The longer I’ve been here, the more honored I am by the position I’m in,” said former Doña Ana County Commissioner Billy Garrett, who became acting director of the New Mexico Museum of History ( NMHM) in…

History Museum Restoring Khurshidbanu Natavan’s Jacket [PHOTO]

By Laman Ismayilova Khurshidbanu Natavan’s handmade jacket is being restored at the National History Museum, Azernews reports, citing the National History Museum. The restoration is carried out without dismantling parts of the exhibition. This process is quite difficult for restoration,…

A Cancer Revolution: What the experts think of the Science Museum’s new exhibition – Cancer Research UK

Have you ever wondered if plants can get cancer? Or even dinosaurs? What about the way we treated cancers when we didn’t have access to modern medicine? Or what are the next steps to bring us closer to a world…

Opening of the Museum of African American History in Jacksonville, Illinois

Learning about black history while growing up in Jacksonville, Illinois in the 1960s seemed impossible for Art Wilson. It was not taught in schools or reflected locally, so to learn the roots of his identity he had to educate himself….

South Fork Natural History Museum Annual Summer Gala • James Lane Post • Hamptons Culture & Lifestyle Magazine

The South Fork Natural History Museum (SOFO) in Bridgehampton will host its 33rd annual summer benefit gala, Conserving Our Planet: The Future Starts Now, on August 6 from 6-10 p.m. The event will benefit the museum’s educational and environmental programs…

The Booming Payday Loan Services Market Globally with Top Key Players

Payday Loan Services Market The research report of the report is a wide-ranging analysis and Impact of COVID19 in the global market and detailed information with segmentation has been added in this intelligence report. In this report, a comprehensive analysis…

Meta History Museum Has Raised Over $1,000,000, Releases New NFT Collection To Support Ukraine CryptoGlobe

The META HISTORY project team created Ukraine’s first NFT war museum a month after the large-scale Russian invasion. Since then, they have successfully raised $1,290,398 (803.28 ETH) for the Aid For Ukraine crypto fund, which was established by the Ukrainian…

Payday lender ordered to pay $39 million in embezzlement lawsuit – Financial Services

July 22, 2022 Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. On June 29, a Florida court issued a final judgment against a Miami-based…

How a New York native transformed Belfast’s fledgling history museum into a vibrant heart of the city

BELFAST, Maine – Megan Pinette knows more about the history of Belfast than anyone else, but she didn’t grow up hearing the stories and lore of the city of 7,000 people that sits in the middle of the coast. Instead,…

The science museum swims in shark week

Virginia Repertory Theater announces its 70th anniversary season with a solid slate of dramatic and comedic plays and musicals for the Signature Season at November Theater and the Barksdale Season at Hanover Tavern. The Family Theater season will be announced…

See a cyberman at the science museum

[email protected] See a cyberman at the science museum Image (c) © Science Museum Group A striking Doctor Who costume is on display as part of the BBC’s centenary celebrations. Starting July 27, you can see an actual Cyberman costume at…

A conversation with Knight about covid and the science museum

The Northside Sun is conducting a series and talking to arts executives around Jackson about the impacts of COVID-19 on the art industry and how they have recovered. Charles Knight grew up in Mississippi, spending most of his childhood in…

Michigan Ballot Campaign to Limit Short Payday Loan Signings

LANSING — State election officials say a ballot campaign to restrict payday loans failed to garner enough valid signatures to qualify for the November ballot. Michiganders for Fair Lending submitted approximately 392,000 signatures for the bill launched on June 1….

Niagara Falls History Museum Hosts Prickly Pineapple Watercolor Workshop

Mastering watercolor painting can be difficult for many people, but when a reputable artist walks you through step-by-step, this process becomes much more forgiving. Sylvia Beben thinks it’s great fun too. The City of Niagara Falls Cultural Development Coordinator said…

Find summer fun at the Briscoe Western Art Museum

Learn to paint alongside top Western artists, watch a cowboy movie or plan some STEAM-centric family fun this summer at the Briscoe Western Art Museum. His last special exhibition, The Sons of Charlie Russell: Cowboy Artists of America, is on…

Energia distributes a dividend of 40 million euros; the science museum explodes for the government; and Aer Lingus cut flights – The Irish Times

energy supplier Energia distributed a dividend of 40 million euros for its private equity owners with its profits from skyrocketing wholesale power prices even as its supply business collapsed to an operating loss, writes Joe Brennan. Ultimately, profits jumped 3%…

Explore and play on an adults-only evening at the Discovery Museum

Arts This event has passed. Find other things to do instead. The party takes place on July 16. The Treehouse at the Discovery Museum in Acton. Discovery Museum The kids aren’t having all the fun this summer. Celebrating the Discovery…

A Democrat-funded Super PAC launched TV ads attacking Bob Stefanowski

HARTFORD, Conn. (WFSB) – A super PAC funded by the Democratic Governor’s Association has launched television ads attacking Bob Stefanowski. Two other PACs could spend millions on ads to attack Governor Lamont. We still have more than three months until…

5 Best Bad Credit Debt Consolidation Loans with Guaranteed Decisions in 2022

Debt consolidation loans for people with bad credit have become more accessible than ever, thanks to online portals that connect borrowers with potential lenders. These portals offer a seamless application process that can be completed in minutes, with loan decisions…

Win tickets to see the Natural History Museum’s traveling exhibit

Win tickets to see the Natural History Museum’s traveling exhibit T.rex: The Killer Question arrives Monday, July 18 – and this world-class exhibit features nine roaring, moving animatronic dinosaurs of varying sizes, including a three-quarter length T.rex. A 12-meter-long static…

Hundreds of Teachers Boycott Science Museum Show Over Adani Sponsorship | corporate sponsorship

Hundreds of teachers have pledged not to take their students to a new exhibit at London’s Science Museum until it cancels its sponsorship deal with a company linked to coal miner Adani. More than 400 teachers and educators have so…

High gas prices drive family to take out gas loans to drive daughter to cancer treatment

The health of 15-year-old Jinger Vincent depends on his family having enough money to buy gas to take him to medical appointments. Vincent, a lifelong athlete, was diagnosed with bone cancer over a year ago. “The first thought I had…

Science Museum of Virginia brings NASA telescope images to life

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – This is a new frontier for stunning images from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope. The Science Museum of Virginia is now working these newly unveiled images of our universe in its planetarium shows inside the dome….

Learn about life at the Tennessee Aquarium & Creative Discovery Museum

Job : Jul 14, 2022 / 10:05 a.m. EDT Updated: Jul 14, 2022 / 10:05 a.m. EDT CHATTANOOGA, TN (WATE) — The Chattanooga Summer PLAYlist gives you the opportunity to experience the beauty of the world around us at the…

Singapore Art Museum to launch art exhibitions in public spaces as part of long-term public art initiative

Appreciating works of art will soon be as convenient as strolling through the park in Singapore, as the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) has officially launched its long-term public art initiative titled The Everyday Museum July 13. Starting from the Tanjong…

New sculpture The Manchester Argonaut on display at the People’s History Museum

A new sculpture by internationally renowned artist Jason Wilsher-Mills is about to go on display at the Museum of People’s History to mark the start of its new program exploring the history of disability rights and activism. The Manchester Argonaut…

Cincinnati Museum of Art Discovers Rare 16th-Century Mirror Reveals Hidden Image When Illuminated

 The history of art #light #mirrors #religion July 14, 2022 Grace Ebert Buddhist bronze mirror, 15th-16th century, China or Japan, bronze, Source unknown, Cincinnati Art Museum, x 1961.2. All photos by Rob Deslongchamps, courtesy of the Cincinnati Art Museum,…

The Lyman Allyn Art Museum in Connecticut Removes Works Deemed ‘Inappropriate’

The National Coalition Against Censorship has written to the Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New London, Connecticut, urging them to restore a censored work. A video of a guest-curated exhibit was removed because it “disturbed the public” and was deemed…

Bridges promises ‘steady hand’ as acting director of Broad Art Museum

Lawrence Cosentino For the MSU Broad Art Museum, a fourth transition to the top in 10 years is hardly a transition, according to key members of MSU administration, museum staff and its advisory board. Monica Ramírez-Móntagut, director of the museum…

Re-mapping the future at the Aspen Art Museum – The Sopris Sun

By Kate PhillipsSun Correspondent Sopris Thought-provoking and inspiring, the Aspen Art Museum’s (AAM) groundbreaking “Mountain/Time” summer exhibition is a captivating time-based media experience that inspires visitors to reimagine their view of the world. Featuring notable works on loan from the…

Earnin Review: What You Need To Know

GOBanking Rates Score Quick take: Earnin aims to give consumers access to the wages they have earned without waiting for payday. It gives employees from a wide range of industries real-time access to what they’ve earned. To use the service,…

Laguna Museum of Art Paints Town Fun for All Ages This Summer

The Laguna Art Museum (LAM), California’s premier art museum, brings art to life with a comprehensive program of programming for all ages. From hands-on workshops to talks and children’s programs, the museum makes art easily accessible to art lovers. Get…

Bentonville History Museum seeks its first executive director

BENTONVILLE — The search is underway for the first executive director of the Bentonville History Museum. “We’re really excited,” said Leah Whitehead, chair of the museum’s board of trustees, of the research. “We were blown away by the applicants. Really…

In-Depth Analysis of Payday Loan Services Market Including Key Players Wonga, TitleMax, DFC Global Corp – Designer Women

JCMR has recently released a new study in its database which highlights the in-depth analysis of the market with the future prospects of Payday loan services market. The study covers important data that makes the research document a handy resource…

Bentonville History Museum focuses as search for executive director begins

BENTONVILLE — The search is underway for the first executive director of the Bentonville History Museum. “We’re really excited,” said Leah Whitehead, chair of the museum’s board of trustees, of the research. “We were blown away by the applicants. Really…

Science Museum Oklahoma prepares for first images of other galaxies

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) — If you love outer space, you won’t want to miss a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get your first glimpse of other galaxies on Tuesday. On July 12, the Science Museum Oklahoma will celebrate the release of the…

How to claim compensation for mis-sold unaffordable credit on cards, loans and overdrafts

MILLIONS of people who were wrongly sold unaffordable credit on cards, loans and overdrafts could be compensated. Even those who have already repaid what they owed could claim thousands if they can prove that paying off the debt was difficult…

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum’s annual gala takes place on Friday, August 5

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is thrilled to announce one of its most anticipated annual events: the 2022 Gala. This year’s gala will take place in Appalachian State University’s Grand View Ballroom on Friday, 5 august. The event…

CU Art Museum Summer Party, East Window Book Launch Party – Boulder Daily Camera

week in art SmithKlein Gallery celebrates the latest works of California-based artist Peter Burega with a reception Friday from 1-4 p.m. The exhibition runs until July 29; 1116 Pearl Street, Boulder; smithklein.com. Louisville Arts Association hosts a reception for “Everyday…

Antioch residents rally against rent increases | Antioch

Antioch About 65 activists rallied recently to demand safe and affordable housing and an immediate end to what they called “extortionate” rent increases. Low-income tenants of the Delta Pines and Casa Blanca apartments, two government-subsidized affordable housing buildings, face potential…

Telfair Museums of Savannah to Build New Children’s Art Museum Wing

One of Georgia’s oldest cultural institutions plans to add a new offering to its lineup next year: the Telfair Children’s Art Museum (CAM). Telfair Museums — the Savannah nonprofit that operates two art museums in the Telfair Academy and Jepson…

The Prime Minister has appointed four trustees to the Science Museum Group

Anya Hurlbert Appointed STEM Administrator Anya Hurlbert is Professor of Visual Neuroscience and Dean of Advancement at Newcastle University. She co-founded the Newcastle Institute of Neuroscience in 2003, served as its co-director until 2014, and now directs its Center for…

Entertainment offerings in Ocala, Florida include art and museum exhibits

Glimpses of India The Marion Cultural Alliance presents a unique and immersive experience of the arts, music and traditions of India by local artist Dr. Sheni Meghani at the Brick City Center for the Arts, 23 SW Broadway St., Ocala,…

Science Museum Oklahoma Celebrates First Telescope Images

On Tuesday, July 12, the Science Museum Oklahoma will celebrate the release of the first images from the James Webb Space Telescope. The Oklahoma Science Museum is among a limited number of institutions selected by NASA to receive and share…

Elgin History Museum’s Annual Classic Car Exhibit Returns to Old Main Grounds This Weekend – Chicago Tribune

After Dennis Roxworthy became a board member of the Elgin History Museum and the Historical Society, he thought of ways to help the organization raise funds. A longtime member of a club of vintage Ford Thunderbird enthusiasts, Roxworthy came up…

MSU Broad Art Museum Announces Acting Director Steven L. Bridges | MSUToday

Steven L. Bridges. Photo by Eat Granada Photography. The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University is pleased to announce that Steven L. Bridges has been appointed as interim director, effective July 7. “I care deeply about…

Central New Jersey’s only black history museum hosted its first June 19 celebration

The Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum — the only black history museum in central New Jersey — held its first June 19 celebration. The family event, “Freedom Forward,” was held June 18 at Mt. Zion AME Church in Skillman, which…

History museum celebrates aloha shirt

The exhibition Aloha Shirt Art: Keoni of Hawaii, 1938–51 open July 1 Washington State History Museum in Tacoma and will be visible until September 11. Aloha shirt art explores the history, art, and production of Hawaii’s sustainable fashion statement. The…

New climbing structure funded by grant for Children’s Discovery Museum

Normal Town Council voted on Tuesday to authorize a deal to install a new grant-funded climbing structure at the Children’s Discovery Museum. The popular playground, which was part of the museum’s 2004 opening in Uptown, hangs above the destination’s entrance….

Enjoy lunch to discuss sharks and dinosaurs at the Science Museum of Virginia

Eighty-four percent of CEOs experience a negative impact on their business due to inflation. In addition to the current inflation impact, 55% expect inflation to continue to rise above current levels over the next six months. This is the latest…

Nearly a Quarter of US Investors Have Used Loans to Buy Crypto

A large number of retail investors in the United States took out loans, often at exorbitant interest rates, to buy cryptocurrencies, and more than half of those investors ended up losing money, according to a recent investigation by DebtHammer. DebtHammer…

Louisiana Art and Science Museum’s In Empathy We Trust Exhibit Challenges Viewers to Rethink Their Assumptions

Familiar paintings from throughout art history are reimagined in a highly creative format in the exhibition In Empathy We Trust. Sixteen iconic works that viewers will recognize are photographically recreated with new subjects from different genders and ethnicities. The exhibit…

San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum Hosts Summer Concerts

The San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum is hosting two evenings of family fun as part of the Summer Serenade Concerts on Saturday, July 9 and Saturday, August 13. The events aim to bring the community together in the spirit of…

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum will host the fifth annual Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum will host its annual Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival from August 16-20, 2022, ending with the Wet Paint Sale on August 20, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Look out for August…

Exploring the human conception of motherhood at the MassArt Art Museum

This week, GBH Arts Editor Jared Bowen sits down with the Morning Edition team to bring you the latest exhibits from Boston’s art museums. Design motherhood Now at the MassArt Art Museum until December 18 This free exhibition at MassArt…

The McNay Art Museum opens a new interactive studio

SAN ANTONIO – The McNay Art Museum The mission to share visual art with the San Antonio community and spur innovation through today’s youth is seen through their new interactive studio which opened Friday. The studio’s design goal is to…