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Events for February 23, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with the release of the book and exhibition The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City. Traveling to the Whatcom Museum, courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection, this photo exhibition features the haunting black-and-white images of New Orleans-based photographer David G. Spielman.Find out more »
The Whatcom Museum is reinterpreting its founding collection of mounted birds in Old City Hall. The new exhibit will provide opportunities to learn about bird migration, conservation success stories, birds in peril, and the importance of studying bird specimens today. Alongside the interpretive panels and the birds themselves, the exhibit will provide a variety ofFind out more »
Curated by Patricia Leach, Executive Director Images of Resilience explores the development of Chicano art, from its beginnings in Mexican art of the early 1900s, to the Chicano movement of the 1960s and '70s, to its relevance today. The exhibition reflects how Chicano art has influenced community building, history making, and cultural citizenship for Mexican-AmericansFind out more »
Absolute Beginner Tap Class is designed for adult students with zero experience looking to jump in to the world of tap dance and rhythm. We will work on concepts such as weight placement and change, even rhythm versus swing time and core tap sounds and steps such as but not limited to step, stamp andFind out more »
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly – Improv Comedy Our longest running show, the GBU is every Thursday at 8pm and opens with an improv set by our Upfront Students, then our Mainstage cast comes out to rock your face off with another awesome set of improv comedy. Taking audience suggestions for games, scenes,Find out more »
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