Double Decker Tour

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Saturday, March 15th

2:00 p.m.

Join us for the Historic Tour of Oxford and Ole Miss with Jack Mayfield on the Double Decker Bus with a stop at the UM Museum for a tour including the House & Home Exhibit.

Tours leave from Visit Oxford, 415 South Lamar Blvd. at 2:00 p.m.
This is a onetime special free tour to all participants

Call Visit Oxford 662.232.2477 to reserve your spot.
Space is limited!

415 SOUTH LAMAR BOULEVARD
OXFORD, MISSISSIPPI 38655
662.232.2477

Let’s Move! Family Activity Day


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Saturday, April 12, 2014

10:00 A.M.-NOON (Drop-in)

Cost: FREE

Get the whole family outdoors and active exploring art and nature through fun activities along the Bailey’s Woods Trail. Families of all ages start off in the Museum parking lot and continue the adventure down the trail all the way to Rowan Oak! Transportation back to the Museum will be available.

Weather permitting.

 

Sponsored by Baptist Memorial Hospital

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Citizen Architect Film screening and discussion

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

7:00 p.m.

University of Mississippi Museum

COST: FREE

Popcorn and soft drinks will be provided.

Citizen Architect: Samuel Mockbee and the Spirit of the Rural Studio is a documentary film on the late architect Samuel Mockbee and the radical educational design and build program known as the Rural Studio.

Carol Mockbee, daughter of Samuel Mockbee and student of the Rural Studio, will host the screening and discussion.

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Home Sweet Home Family Activity Day

Hous and Home Family Activity Day

kidbubblesSATURDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (drop-in)
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

COST: Free

This free, drop-in family activity day will have different stations and activities for families to explore. This family day is inspired by the special exhibit,”House and Home,” traveling from the National Building Museum!

Activities are designed for families with children (ages 2+) to do together.

This activity is made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities and Mid-America Arts Alliance.

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Santa’s Work/Shop Family Activity Day

theoraFADwebEY_FAD_2SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2013
10:00 a.m. – noon
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

Cost: Free for UM Museum Members
$5 per family for non-members

Families will meet at the Museum to create seasonal crafts and contribute a gingerbread house for the Ford Center’s Annual Gingerbread House Village!

Space is limited.

Call the Museum at 662-915-7073,
or email esdean@olemiss.edu to reserve your spot today!

Click here to download the registration form.

Fall 2013 ArtZone Class Exhibition

 

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November 21, 2013

5:00-6:00 p.m.
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

Join us for a reception honoring
the Fall 2013 ArtZone students.
Student work will be
exhibited in the Museum.
Refreshments will be served.

Questions should be sent to
Emily Dean at esdean@olemiss.edu
or telephone the Museum
at 662-915-7073.

Kooky Creations Family Activity Day

 

kookycreationswebSATURDAY
November 2, 2013

10:00 a.m. – noon
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

Cost: Free for UM Museum Members
$5 per family for non-members

Come explore our new special exhibit, Recollecting: 1980-2012 Works by
Ron Dale, and create artwork inspired by this creative and fun exhibit.

Activities are designed for families with children (ages 2+) to do together.

Space is limited.

Click here to download the registration form.

Theora’s Trees Family Activity Day

theoraFADwebEY_FAD_2SATURDAY, October 5, 2013
10:00 a.m. – noon
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM

Cost: Free for UM Museum Members
$5 per family for non-members

As the Leaves start to change colors join us for a Fall Family Activity Day inspired by the season and Theora Hamblett’s colorful trees.

Activities are designed for families with children (ages 2+) to do together.

Space is limited.

Click here to download the registration form.

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TOPIC: Building a New Museum:
Collecting American Art for the Crystal Bridges Museum

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

6:00 p.m. (reception precedes talk, 5:00 p.m.)
The Lyric Oxford, 1006 Van Buren

Dr. John Wilmerding

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Dr. John Wilmerding is Sarofim Professor of American art, emeritus, at Princeton University. He is currently chairman of the board of trustees of the National Gallery and a trustee of the Guggenheim Museum and the Wyeth Foundation for American Art.

Sponsored in part by: UM Art Department, Academic Traveler, the University Lecture Series, and the Lyric Oxford.

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In the Grove on the University of Mississippi campus in Oxford, MS
at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 30, 2013.

 

 

CHECK OUT THE ENTIRE SUMMER SUNSET SERIES:
Sundays in June in the Grove at 7:00 p.m.

June 2
THE FORD CENTER PRESENTS
Michael Worthy & The Mississippians

June 9
THE YOKNAPATAWPHA ARTS COUNCIL PRESENTS
Bay/Buyer Band

June 16
THE YOKNAPATAWPHA ARTS COUNCIL PRESENTs
Jeff Calloway

June 23
THE FORD CENTER PRESENTS
Moonstone & Friends

June 30
THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MUSEUM PRESENTS
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