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April 2017

Tom McDermott & Chloe Feoranzo at Ogden After Hours

/// April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Tom McDermott is one of New Orleans’ premiere piano players and composers. He grew up in St. Louis, where he earned a Masters’ Degree in Music, wrote music journalism, and soaked up the sounds of ragtime and traditional jazz that flourished there in the 1960s and 70s. In 1984, spurred by his love of James Booker, Professor Longhair and Dr. John, he moved to New Orleans, a trip enabled by a gig at the World’s Fair. McDermott has since traveled…

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May 2017

GiveNOLA Day

/// May 2 @ 12:00 am - 11:55 pm

  What is GiveNOLA Day? GiveNOLA Day is a 24-hour event hosted by the Greater New Orleans Foundation to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations that are making our region stronger, creating a thriving community for all. GiveNOLA Day raises money for the community, brings new donors to local nonprofits, and shows that anyone can be a philanthropist. Donate to the Ogden Museum on May 2nd, and your…

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Artist Workshop Drawing New Orleans

/// May 6 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

After exploring Waltzing the Muse: The Paintings of James Michalopoulos, artist Jose Torres-Tama will lead a pastel workshop, creating colorful drawings inspired by the distinctive architecture found throughout New Orleans. Sponsored by the Susan J. Landry Education Fund. Image Credit: James Michalopoulos, Into the Wild Blue, 2014, Oil on Canvas, Collection of Michelle Gallagher

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Southern Art Southern Stories: Art from her Heart by Kathy Whitehead

/// May 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Following story time in the Education Gallery, museum educators will guide young visitors (and a caregiver) on a Museum exploration of artist Clementine Hunter, focusing on themes and ideas presented in the book Art From Her Heart by Kathy Whitehead. Afterwards, all are invited to create their own works of art inspired by what was seen and discussed. For students ages 4-7 and a caregiver $30 members/ $35 non-members

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Jess Leigh Jewels Trunk Show at Ogden After Hours

/// May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Jess Leigh has the perfect gifts for Mother's Day! Check out her jewelry in the Museum Store during Ogden After Hours.

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Debbie Davis and Josh Paxton at Ogden After Hours

/// May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Introduced to each other by the legendary Leigh "Li'l Queenie" Harris, Josh and Debbie have spent the better part of 20 years exploring their shared musical interests, ranging from Duke Ellington and Jellyroll Morton to Stevie Wonder and Randy Newman. Together, Josh and Debbie have performed in Switzerland, Italy and France as well as across the U.S..  Their just released first recording as a duo, “Vices and Virtues - a live record”  was recorded live in front of an audience…

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Linnzi Zaorski at Ogden After Hours

/// May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Linnzi Zaorski is an American jazz singer songwriter based in New Orleans. Originally from central Louisiana, she moved to New Orleans in the late 1990s. One evening she stumbled upon a traditional jazz band performing at a dive bar in the French Quarter and began singing with them regularly. Linnzi and this group of musicians eventually coalesced to form The New Orleans Jazz Vipers, and they began performing regularly at the Spotted Cat Music Club and in other venues around…

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Margie Perez at Ogden After Hours

/// May 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Margie Perez is a vivacious singer and songwriter specializing in a versatile blend of Blues, Pop, and Latin with a New Orleans Funky touch. Dubbed by Offbeat Magazine as "One of the hardest working musicians in New Orleans" she performs in a wide range of musical acts, especially with her own band that performs her original music. She has just released her latest CD, "Love Is All" which Offbeat Magazine calls "An Infectious Life Force". This is a follow up…

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Book Club Mississippi Women

/// May 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

  Mississippi Women: Their Histories, Their Lives Edited by Martha H. Swain, Elizabeth Anne Payne, and Marjorie Julian Spruill Join Ogden Museum docent and former teacher Maureen O’Dwyer for a lively discussion about Southern art, literature and culture. This club will meet approximately every 6 weeks. Members may arrive at 5:30 p.m. Discussion will begin at 6 p.m. and last approximately one hour. This club is FREE for Ogden Museum members, however please email Ellen Balkin, Education Manager, at ebalkin@ogdenmuseum.org to attend.

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Craft Happy Hour Paper Magnolia with Suzonne Stirling

/// May 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Get excited for Magnolia Ball, June 10th with this month's Craft Happy Hour. At this special edition of Craft Happy Hour, we will be making paper Magnolia flowers with amazing stylist and crafter, Suzonne Stirling! Her work has appeared in Garden and Gun, Better Homes and Gardens, and many other lifestyle publications.  A lifelong crafter, Suzonne works primarily in editorial, contributing craft tutorials, holiday and entertainment ideas, and DIY projects to various magazines around the country. $25 nonmembers $20 members…

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