Summer Docents

Three local teenagers receive a stipend, thanks to the generosity of the MaggieGeorge Foundation, to learn about the museum and its collection and to assist in leading tours throughout the summer. They also act as counselors for The Ogden’s newly developed summer camps.  This summer The Ogden Museum was excited to have two additional students from the Summer 2009 initiative of
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Southern Play Time — Session I

Our camp, Southern Play Time, allows children to produce plays.  They create the script, design and make the props and costumes, and perform the parts.  The first session this year brought to life three tall tales.  Watch the performance of The Snowman, The Walking Catfish, and Annie Christmas.[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ou6lAOgrqck][youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H_8ywWSzgmc][youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Od5KQsNTazY]… Continue reading

A new blog!

Welcome to the Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s Education department blog!  The Education department is able to participate and organize some really great things here in New Orleans, so we wanted to find a way to share all of these great experiences with you!  We hope that this blog will help you to feel like you are a part of
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