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Muskegon Museum of Art

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296 West Webster Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
231-720-2570 http://www.muskegonartmuseum.org

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June 2017

Edward S. Curtis: The North American Indian

June 27
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, repeating until September 10, 2017

Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 West Webster Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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The Muskegon Museum of Art is one of the finest regional art museums in the Midwest with a 104-year history and an impeccable reputation.  The Museum also owns a complete edition, identified as the 70th of the planned original sets, of The North American Indian, by Edward S. Curtis, internationally recognized as the most comprehensive ethnographic and photographic historical record of Native Americans ever produced.  The astounding work is comprised of twenty volumes of research (containing 2.5 million works of…

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Thursday Evenings are FREE at the Muskegon Museum of Art

June 29 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Thursday, repeating until September 7, 2017

Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 West Webster Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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Every Thursday from 4:00 - 8:00pm, admission is free at the Muskegon Museum of Art!  One of the most highly respected art museums in the Midwest, the marbled halls of the MMA offer a full schedule of permanent collection displays, traveling exhibits and a lovely museum gift shop.  Be sure to check out Edward S. Curtis:  The North American Indian, an event of national significance celebrating the artistic genius and lasting cultural legacy of Edward Curtis, an early-1900s photographer who…

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July 2017

Super Saturday: Michigan Indian Tribes

July 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 West Webster Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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July 8 from 10:00am - 3:00pm, bring the whole family to the Muskegon Museum of Art for Super Saturday:  Michigan Indian Tribes!  This free family fun day features special guided tours of the Edward S. Curtis exhibition, film screenings and craft activities.  Admission is free and so are the activities.  Explore and celebrate the rich heritage and culture of the many tribes that are a founding part of Michigan.  For more information, call 231-720-2570.

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Lecture: Little River Band of Ottawa Indians

July 13 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 West Webster Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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July 13 from 5:30pm - 8:00pm, come to the Muskegon Museum of Art for a lecture by Larry Romanelli, Ogema, Little River Band of Ottawa Indians entitled “Little River Band of Ottawa Indians: Our Story!” Mr. Romanelli will discuss the history and current life of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians.  He is a lifelong Muskegon resident and is from the Thunder clan of Odawa Indians.  In 2007, he was elected as the Tribal Ogema, Chairman, and Chief of…

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August 2017

Super Saturday: Native Storytelling

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 West Webster Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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August 12, from 10:00am - 3:00pm, bring the whole family for a Super Saturday featuring Native American storytelling!  This free family fun day exploring the culture of Michigan Native Peoples is in conjunction with Edward S. Curtis: The North American Indian exhibit and is a joint program with Lakeshore Museum Center. Storytelling has a rich tradition with Native American tribes.  Explore Native stories as well as how Curtis’ work sought to preserve and capture those traditions in his images and…

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November 2017

Festival of Trees

November 16 - November 26
Muskegon Museum of Art, 296 West Webster Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49440 United States
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The Muskegon Museum of Art’s 13th annual Festival of Trees community holiday celebration runs Thursday, November 16 through Sunday, November 26.  The Festival will be open daily 11:00am to 5:00pm, noon to 5:00pm on Sundays, and closed on Thanksgiving.  Vintage Downtown Muskegon holiday city scenes will be the backdrop of this year’s event.  Professionally designed themed trees and décor will set a festive holiday mood and will be available for purchase through silent auction over the 10 days of the…

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