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August 2017

New Docent Training

/// August 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until September 27, 2017

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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September 2017

New Docent Training

/// September 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until September 27, 2017

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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Teacher Night at Ogden After Hours

/// September 7 @ 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. Teacher Night is FREE, but registration is required. 

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Free Family Day The Family Fair

/// September 9 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us for this annual celebration and FREE admission day featuring art activities, games and performances inspired by a Southern county fair. For all ages!

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Gallery Talk Photography Exhibitions

/// September 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join Curator of Photography for the Ogden Museum, Richard McCabe, as he discusses the two latest photography exhibitions: William Eggleston: Troubled Waters, from the Collection of William Greiner and The Colourful South, from the Collection of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art.  image credit: William Eggleston, Untitled, (Plate 9 of 15), from Troubled Waters Portfolio), 1980, Dye transfer print, Collection of William Greiner

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New Docent Training

/// September 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until September 27, 2017

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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Craft Happy Hour Watercolor Basics

/// September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Designer and surface pattern artist Juliet Meeks shares her watercolor techniques in this quick and fun two hour workshop. You'll learn about the essential supplies needed to get you started, basic color mixing and blending techniques, and then dive into painting colorful patterns onto your cards. $25 nonmembers $20 members Fee includes all materials, beer and wine.

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New Docent Training

/// September 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until September 27, 2017

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 Day Live!

/// September 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Museum Day Live! is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket. The Museum Day Live! Ticket provides free admission for two people on September 23, 2017 by visiting their website: http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-live-2017/. Ticket link will be live beginning August 25, 2017. Where will your curiosity lead you on Museum Day Live!? Let us know by tagging @MuseumDay and using the hastags #BoundlessCuriosity…

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New Docent Training

/// September 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until September 27, 2017

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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