Fine Arts Museum News
June Museums à la Carte Programs
Michele & Donald D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts
May 15, 2006
The Springfield Museums at the Quadrangle will present the following Museums à la Carte programs in June. Museums à la Carte programs are held on Thursdays at 12:15 p.m. in the Museum of Fine Arts.
June 8: A Great Divide: The Separation of Longmeadow and East Longmeadow in 1894; Dr. Donald D'Amato, history professor, Springfield Technical Community College.
June 15: Bigfoot in China: Symbol of Wilderness, Mirror on Humanity; Sigrid Schmalzer, associate professor of history, University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
June 22: The American Revolution in Western Massachusetts; Lion Miles, independent scholar and historian.
June 29: Pictures of the Floating World: Japanese Printmaking and the Impressionists; Jeanie Schermesser, educator and artist.
Admission to Museums à la Carte is $4 ($2 for members of the Springfield Museums). The programs are sponsored by Big Y World Class Market. Visitors are invited to bring lunch to enjoy during the program; dessert and beverage are provided.