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Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American Exhibit

Apr 23, 2014 - Oct 26, 2014

The new exhibition will highlight generations of American Jews and other minorities who served as athletic, cultural and ethical role models and "became American," to feel a party of the society in which they might otherwise be on the margins. In addition to putting the lens on shaping identify, overcoming adversity and focusing on family and community, the exhibit provides...

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Charlie & Kiwi's Evolutionary Adventure

Apr 23, 2014 - May 26, 2014

Exhibits, activities, live birds and an engaging story introduce the basics of evolution through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy writing a report about his favorite bird—the kiwi.  Join Charlie as he travels back in time to the age of the dinosaurs to discover the kiwi’s ancestors and evidence for how evolution works.

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Autistic Superhero Comic Book and Art Exhibit

Apr 23, 2014 - Apr 30, 2014

The exhibit is an oversized comic book display with life-size characters that introduce the prologue to the first book as well as summarize the hero's creation and mission. Created by two autistic brothers, the comic book series features the hero "Survivor," who motivates and inspires autistic children and their families to find the superpower that makes them Survivor....

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Artistic Rain Barrel Contest

Apr 23, 2014 - Apr 30, 2014

Selected artists will be invited to paint creative designs on a rain barrel.  Each uniquely painted rain barrel will be displayed at the museum for the month of April.  Visitors to the museum will be able to vote for your favorite barrel. The grand prize winner will then be displayed at the Governor's Residence. The Artistic Rain Barrel Contest is sponsored by the...

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