Calendar

Jul
20
Sat
Museum Book Club
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

 

Join Museum staff and other visitors for the inaugural session of our brand new Museum Book Club and explore art and history through a whole new lens! This new program will meet quarterly for a gallery tour and book discussion related to a current exhibition. To celebrate the Museum’s new history exhibition, Miss Georgia: 75 Years in Columbus, we will be reading Being Miss America: Behind the Rhinestone Curtain.

Whether you love or hate the book, come share your thoughts and meet other like-minded readers. All book selections are available online or in the Museum store. Light refreshments will be served. Free.

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Jul
22
Mon
Summer Camp Ages 5-7
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – Jul 26 @ 5:00 pm

 

 

 

July 22-26
Fun With Fiber

Instructor: Lesley Jakovcic
This camp will stretch camper’s imagination and skills. Students will learn to finger knit and sew a small stuffed animal, as well as learn about resist dying and hand stitching techniques. Campers will focus on several personal projects throughout the week.

Cost is: $145 for Members and $165 for Non members

 

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Campers must meet the minimum age requirement on or before the first day of camp for which they have registered.

Campers should bring a lunch and snack each day.

Jul
25
Thu
Summer Concert Series: Bonaventure Quartet
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Summer Concert Series: Bonaventure Quartet

Come for the music and stay for the fun! Enjoy live music from a different regional band each month, as well as art making and a guided tour of the Museum. Bring your own picnic supper or purchase one from an onsite food truck. Free.

Jul
26
Fri
Fantastic Fridays in July
Jul 26 @ 1:35 pm – 2:35 pm

July 12 Donna Wissinger “Peter and the Wolf”
Flutist and storyteller Donna Wissinger draws children into a musical world of active listening and imaginative thinking. Weaving a piper’s spell with her flute, she takes the audience on a journey through the story of Peter and the Wolf.

July 19 Ron Anglin “Jongleur de Paris”
Based on a French Medieval legend, in this performance the juggler is dressed as a jester and tells the story of a young orphan named Jaque, who after a very hard life becomes the King of the Fools and gives the gift of his talent to others!

July 26 Capitol City Opera “A Seussome Twosome”
Let Gertrude McFuzz and Sam-I-Am show you the importance of loving yourself just as you are and of keeping an open mind–even towards green food!

Jul
29
Mon
ARTiculate
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

 

K-12 youth on the Autism Spectrum and their caregivers are invited to participate in ARTiculate, a new program designed specifically for them.

Experience the Museum through guided tours, hands-on gallery activities, and open-ended art making with a sensory-friendly focus.

ARTiculate is the perfect way to explore the Museum’s collections and exhibitions in a low stress, welcoming environment. Please note – The Columbus Museum is closed on Mondays and will only be open for ARTiculate.

Aug
11
Sun
Sunday Snapshot
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Sunday Snapshot theme for August is People & Portraits.

Drop into the Museum one Sunday afternoon each month, meet your docent tour guide in the Lobby, and get a themed tour exploring either our permanent collection or temporary exhibitions.

These tours are appropriate for visitors of all ages and a new theme will be explored each month.

Aug
13
Tue
Look! @ Lunchtime
Aug 13 @ 12:15 pm – 12:30 pm

 

 

LOOK! @ Lunchtime is a collaborative viewing exercise and dialogue centered on works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection. Jonathan Frederick Walz, Ph.D., Director of Curatorial Affairs & Curator of American Art, will facilitate LOOK! discussions every second Tuesday. Each month a new object will be explored.

Featured Object: Chen Chi, Snow on Fifth Avenue, 1983

Aug
22
Thu
Summer Concert Series: Rabbitfoot
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

 

Summer Concert Series: Rabbitfoot

Come for the music and stay for the fun! Enjoy live music from a different regional band each month, as well as art making and a guided tour of the Museum. Bring your own picnic supper or purchase one from an onsite food truck. Free.

Sep
10
Tue
Look! @ Lunchtime
Sep 10 @ 12:15 pm – 12:30 pm

 

LOOK! @ Lunchtime is a collaborative viewing exercise and dialogue centered on works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection. Jonathan Frederick Walz, Ph.D., Director of Curatorial Affairs & Curator of American Art, will facilitate LOOK! discussions every second Tuesday. Each month a new object will be explored.

Featured Object: Ellen Day Hale, Landscape With Tiger Lilies1910

Oct
8
Tue
Look! @ Lunchtime
Oct 8 @ 12:15 pm – 12:30 pm

 

LOOK! @ Lunchtime is a collaborative viewing exercise and dialogue centered on works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection. Jonathan Frederick Walz, Ph.D., Director of Curatorial Affairs & Curator of American Art, will facilitate LOOK! discussions every second Tuesday. Each month a new object will be explored.

Featured Object: Maurice Sterne, Greeting the Sun1912

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