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January 2018

New Docent Training

/// January 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 28, 2018

Gain in-depth knowledge of the Museum’s collections and special exhibitions, while learning techniques and methods to help visitors “See the South” through the visual arts and in the context of literature, music, food and more. Prospective docents must attend all classes. Email sechaniz@ogdenmuseum.org to register.

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Dave Jordan & the NIA at Ogden After Hours

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

Join us at this annual celebration of Dave's Birthday with a special acoustic set by Dave Jordan and the NIA. Dave Jordan is a New Orleans based singer/songwriter, bassist and guitar player. Over the course of nearly 20 years and 3 bands, he has produced or co-produced six albums, played nearly 2,000 shows nationwide and performed or recorded with esteemed musicians including Art Neville, Anders Osborne, Bill Summers, the Meters, Little Feat, Widespread Panic, Bob Weir's RatDog, Los Lobos and…

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Teacher Night at Ogden After Hours

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

This FREE evening for area educators will include a guided tour and art activity, plus lesson plans, resources and ideas to help incorporate works of art into your curriculum. Did you know the Ogden Museum is always FREE to Orleans and Jefferson Parish Public Schools and is FREE to Louisiana residents on Thursdays, courtesy of The Helis Foundation? Teacher Night is FREE, but advance registration is required.  

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King Cake Walk During Ogden After Hours

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

Join us for our annual King Cake Walk on January 25! The King Cake Walk will take place at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art during Ogden After Hours, our weekly concert series, which will feature Dave Jordan & The NIA. The tasting begins at 6 p.m. and judging will occur at 8 p.m. at the end of the concert. Several area bakeries will donate cakes for sampling: Emeril's, Meril, Cake Cafe, Tartine, Caluda's King Cake, Haydel's Bakery, Gracious Bakery, Maurice French Pastries and Bittersweet Confections. We invite you…

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New Docent Training

/// January 31 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 28, 2018

Gain in-depth knowledge of the Museum’s collections and special exhibitions, while learning techniques and methods to help visitors “See the South” through the visual arts and in the context of literature, music, food and more. Prospective docents must attend all classes. Email sechaniz@ogdenmuseum.org to register.

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February 2018

Greg Schatz at Ogden After Hours

/// February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Greg Schatz writes and plays music that gets stuck in your head. Steeped in tradition, yet completely original, his songs give words to life’s hard-to-describe moments. Schatz began writing and performing original music as a teenager in upstate New York. He moved to New Orleans in 1995 to play accordion with the Big Mess Blues Band and subsequently took up the upright bass in the trio, Jeremy Lyons & the Deltabilly Boys. In 1999 he started his own band, and…

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Docent-Led Tour

/// February 3 @ 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Docent-led tours are available on the first three Saturdays of the month at 2 p.m. and are free with regular Museum admission.

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New Docent Training

/// February 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until February 28, 2018

Gain in-depth knowledge of the Museum’s collections and special exhibitions, while learning techniques and methods to help visitors “See the South” through the visual arts and in the context of literature, music, food and more. Prospective docents must attend all classes. Email sechaniz@ogdenmuseum.org to register.

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Museum Closes at 3 p.m.

/// February 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Museum will close at 3 p.m. today due to Mardi Gras festivities.

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