SHERDS: July 2018

Aerial shot of construction, July 2018

Before you dive into this issue, please note that the Museum will be closed from July 14 to July 30. During this time, contractors will complete critical work on the building’s new roof and air conditioning system. You can learn more about the closure in this press release.

Click the link below the read the latest edition of SHERDS. As always, the newsletter contains information about upcoming events, exhibits, and all things construction. We’ve also got a few special announcements with regards to gifts and acquisitions tucked away in this issue. Be sure to follow us on Instagram and Facebook for the latest Museum news. Enjoy!


SHERDS: April 2018

It’s been a busy first quarter! Despite ongoing construction, interest in Museum programming has surged in the past six months. Over 100 people attended “Fun with Clay”, making it the most popular Museum workshop ever! We also organized our first bird photography competition. Select photos from the contest will be displayed online and in the Jack Bell Hall from April 24 to May 20.

Click the link below the read the latest edition of SHERDS. This issue contains, among other things, the latest on construction, program highlights and information about the Museum’s 2018 Travel Study Program. And as always, follow us on Instagram and Facebook for the latest news. Enjoy!

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SHERDS: January 2018

The latest edition of SHERDS, our quarterly newsletter, is now available. This issue contains, among other things, a look at our 2017 Programs, a construction report, and information about our upcoming photography contest, On the Wing.

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SHERDS: July 2017

Children play a nonviolent version of the mesoamerican ballgame

The July – September 2017 issue of the Museum’s quarterly newsletter is now available. As always, SHERDS contains the latest news about upcoming programs, exhibits and recent acquisitions. This issue also contains the musings of two very successful “museum kids”, information about the Museum’s upcoming travel program to Oaxaca, Mexico and highlights from of our Spring programs. Click here to read SHERDS.



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