Calendar

Jul
13
Thu
War Games (Hosted in partnership with the National Infantry Museum)
Jul 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for a night of gaming.  Invite your friends and family to choose from a wide range of World War I inspired board and video games.  Board games are suitable for ages 10 and up; video games are suitable for ages 17and up.  Snacks will be provided as they last.

Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult.

This program is held in conjunction with the “WWI” exhibition.

Jul
17
Mon
Access for the Arts
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

2017 Access for the Arts 1040 x 425 With Dates - summer

Access for the Arts is an art exploration program for individuals and caregivers with early stage Alzheimer’s. We offer monthly tours or hands-on art making sessions led by a Museum Educator.

Register by one week prior to each class.

Jul
20
Thu
Summer Concert Series
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Enjoy live music performed by regional bands, guided tours, and our featured food truck as we bring arts and music together in one setting.


2017 Schedule 

 

July 20

Featuring: Snakebite Six

This band provides audiences with a taste of traditional New Orleans jazz. Get ready for a wide range of tunes that will have you tapping your feet, including standards of the genre such as “Sweet Georgia Brown” and “When the Saints Go Marching in.”

Gallery Tour: Permanent collection


 

August 3

Featuring: Wolf and Clover

Enjoy a blend American and Irish/Celtic music. Whistle player Stephanie Payne brings experience from the Florida State University Irish Music Ensemble as well as classical training in flute.  Fiddler Jessica Bennett’s strong country and bluegrass background and classical violin/viola training adds a distinguished southern flavor.  Multi-instrumentalists Justin Belew Matthew McCabe round out the band with their eclectic backgrounds and experience as both recording engineers and producers.

Gallery Tour: Permanent collection

 

 

Jul
25
Tue
Adult Lecture Series
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

2017 Lecture Series 1040 x 425 With Dates

The Orphans of G. Gunby Jordan and Other Tales from Columbus’ World War I Home Front

Featuring: Rebecca Bush, Curator of History and David Owings, University Archivist, Columbus State University

The United States’ entry into World War I set off a flurry of activity in Columbus- men rushed to enlist or register for the draft while women led fundraising and first aid efforts to support those overseas. Our featured speakers will discuss how men, women, and children of all ages and backgrounds participated in home front and refugee relief efforts.

If you are interested in purchasing a $10 lunch, please contact the Education Department at edu@columbusmuseum.com by Monday, July 24.

This program is held in conjunction with the “WWI” exhibition.

Aug
3
Thu
Summer Concert Series
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Enjoy live music performed by regional bands, guided tours, and our featured food truck as we bring arts and music together in one setting.


2017 Schedule 

 

July 20

Featuring: Snakebite Six

This band provides audiences with a taste of traditional New Orleans jazz. Get ready for a wide range of tunes that will have you tapping your feet, including standards of the genre such as “Sweet Georgia Brown” and “When the Saints Go Marching in.”

Gallery Tour: Permanent collection


 

August 3

Featuring: Wolf and Clover

Enjoy a blend American and Irish/Celtic music. Whistle player Stephanie Payne brings experience from the Florida State University Irish Music Ensemble as well as classical training in flute.  Fiddler Jessica Bennett’s strong country and bluegrass background and classical violin/viola training adds a distinguished southern flavor.  Multi-instrumentalists Justin Belew Matthew McCabe round out the band with their eclectic backgrounds and experience as both recording engineers and producers.

Gallery Tour: Permanent collection

 

 

Aug
12
Sat
Adult Lecture Series
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

There and Back Again

Featuring: Adam Forrester, filmmaker

Adam Forrester, a native of Alabama, will discuss his time spent working in the filmmaking industry in Hollywood and how it shaped his current filmmaking process in the independent filmmaking community of Atlanta.

This program is held in conjunction with the “Close Up” exhibition.

Aug
14
Mon
Access for the Arts
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

2017 Access for the Arts 1040 x 425 With Dates - summer

Access for the Arts is an art exploration program for individuals and caregivers with early stage Alzheimer’s. We offer monthly tours or hands-on art making sessions led by a Museum Educator.

Register by one week prior to each class.

Aug
22
Tue
Art with the Masters
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

2017 Art with the Masters 1040 x 425 With Dates

Featured Artist: Sally Bradley

Join us for an evening alongside local artist, Sally Bradley. Bradley was born in Columbus, Georgia. She studied at the University of Georgia, Monash University in Australia, The Art Student’s League of New York, and the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD). Her work explores the ideas of memory and restructured experience through landscape and figure. Bring your creativity and open mind—we will provide the supplies and light refreshments. Seating is limited and secured on first-come, first-served basis.

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