Childhood revisited: artifact spotlight #2

As I was perusing the store room for an artifact to spotlight, I discovered a delightful treasure. Perched atop the highest shelf like a grand old dame, the sheer presence of the dollhouse immediately drew me in. It was the dollhouse I always wanted and never had growing up. Given to the museum by SybillContinue reading “Childhood revisited: artifact spotlight #2”

Painting Exhibit Opening

Sunday’s opening event was a qualified success. With nearly 250 people through the door, we were pleased the snow held off and the snacks held up. This exhibit is always a crowd favorite. The day really wouldn’t have gone as smoothly without the invaluable help from our volunteers. Thank you!

44 chickens in 30 minutes

Just a quick post to share with you this fine Sunday afternoon. A group of ten girl scouts visited us last week to participate in the drawing and painting program. They produced 44 portraits of our resident (albeit artificial) chicken in a record breaking 30 minutes. Their paintings were so charming, I wanted to shareContinue reading “44 chickens in 30 minutes”