Special Events

Special Events

For more information, please contact the Education Department at edu@columbusmuseum.com


Rothschild Distinguished Speaker Series:

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‘A War for Democracy?’: The Experience of African
Americans and Women in World War I
MARCH 14 | 6:30 – 8 P.M. | FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Featuring: Dr. Jennifer Keene

We invite you to continue the celebration of the WWI exhibition opening during our Annual Rothschild Distinguished Speaker Series. This year’s lecturer, Jennifer D. Keene, is a specialist in the American military experience of WWI and published author of three books: Doughboys, the Great War and the Remaking of America; World War I: The American Soldier Experience; and The United States and the First World War. She is also the lead author for Visions of America: A History of the United States.


Educator Evening: Exploring Curriculum
APRIL 18 | 5:30 – 7:30 P.M.
Museum collections can be used to teach an array of subjects. During this special event, educators and future educators will experience miniature lessons thatincorporate history, art, and other subject areas. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in hands-on activities with Museum objects in a completely different way. By the end of the evening, participants will walk away with four adaptable lesson plans as well as samples of handson projects and ideas for their classrooms. This program is FREE, but registration is required.
Register by April 4

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