Springfield Museums Press Releases

Have Fun with Robots at the Springfield Museums

March 17, 2006

The Springfield Museums' Weekend Family Fun series will continue on Saturday, April 1, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. with Outrageous Robots: Technology at Play.

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Lecture to Examine Depictions of African Americans in Currier & Ives Prints

March 2, 2006

The Currier & Ives lecture series at the Museum of Fine Arts will continue on
March 19 at 2 p.m. with Emancipation Day: Postbellum Visions of African Americans in Currier & Ives' Darktown Prints. The talk will be presented by James Smethurst, associate professor in the W.E.B. DuBois Department of Afro-American Studies at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

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<i>The New Novel</i> by Winslow Homer

March Museums à la Carte Programs

February 15, 2006

The Springfield Museums at the Quadrangle will present the following Museums à la Carte programs in March. Museums à la Carte programs are held on Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. in the Museum of Fine Arts.

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Stars Over Springfield at the Springfield Science Museum

February 15, 2006

Members of the Springfield Stars Club will set up telescopes for public sky-gazing on the Springfield Museums' Quadrangle on Friday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m.

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Come One & All, Come Old & New, Dr. Seuss is 1-0-2!

February 15, 2006

The Springfield Museums' Weekend Family Fun series will continue on Saturday, March 4, with a birthday bash for Dr. Seuss. Theodor Seuss Geisel was born in Springfield on March 2, 1904.

Activities are free with museum admission. Weekend Family Fun programs are sponsored by T.D. Banknorth.

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