Tag: Stockbridge MA

Cultural Traditions: A Holiday Celebration Exhibit at Norman Rockwell Museum

The Norman Rockwell Museum presents Cultural Traditions: A Holiday Celebration. This limited run exhibit explores the commonality and distinctiveness of peoples and their traditions around the world through the art and stories in children’s picture books. Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and the Chinese New Year are celebrated in over 40 original works created by six award-winning children’s book illustrators, highlighting our shared hopes and dreams for our communities and families.

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Karla Gudeon.
Illustration for Hanukkah Haiku by Harriet Ziefert [Maplewood, NJ: Blue Apple Books, 2008.] Watercolor on paper
Courtesy of R. Michelson Galleries
©2008 by Karla Gudeon. All rights reserved.
DATE/TIME:
Now through January 20, 2019
Open Daily:
Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

ADMISSION:
Members: FREE
Kids 18 and under FREE
Adults $20
Seniors (65+): $18
Veterans: $17
College students with ID: $10

LOCATION:
The Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Glendale Rd / Rte 183
Stockbridge , MA 01262

MORE:
NRM.org
facebook.com/NormanRockwellMuseum
instagram.com/norman_rockwell_museum
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Berkshire Botanical Garden – Harvest Festival 2017

The Berkshire Botanical Garden Harvest Festival is one of the longest running of its kind, and will celebrate the 83rd Harvest Festival this year. The annual festival features local craft vendors, a farmers market, tag sales, music, entertainers, food, family fun, and more.

DATE/TIME:
Saturday October 7th and Sunday October 8th, 2017
10am – 5pm both days.

ADMISSION:
$7
Kids under 12 are free
All proceeds go to benefit the Garden’s education program.

LOCATION:
The grounds of the Berkshire Botanical Garden
5 W Stockbridge Rd,
Stockbridge, MA 01262

MORE:
For more info, including a schedule of entertainer’s performances, visit the Harvest Festival Home Page by clicking here.

 

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Meet Rockwell’s Models in Person at Norman Rockwell Museum

screen-shot-2017-03-03-at-12-07-47-pmThe Norman Rockwell Museum hosts a series of recurring events. One of which, ‘Focus On Rockwell: Meet Rockwell’s Models’, will bring together some of the famous illustrator’s models. Find out what it was like to pose for America’s favorite illustrator from Rockwell’s own models, who share their personal experiences.

DATE/TIME
Friday, March 3, 2017
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

ADMISSION
Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission:
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
Veterans: $16.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under FREE

LOCATION:
The Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Glendale Rd / Rte 183
Stockbridge , MA 01262

For more info, visit NRM.org

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Norman Rockwell Museum Special Exhibit: ‘Hanna-Barbera Architects of Saturday Morning’

flintstones-model-sheet-sm‘Hanna-Barbera: The Architects of Saturday Morning’ is a new museum exhibition to celebrate the iconic animation partnership between William Hanna and Joseph Barbera.  Hanna-Barbera dominated American television animation for three decades in the mid-to-late 20th century. The duo, and their studio created some of the most memorable, and iconic cartoon characters and series, including The Flintstones, Yogi Bear, The Jetsons, Scooby-Doo, Jonny Quest, Super Friends, and The Smurfs.

The exhibit at the Norman Rockwell Museum provides a glimpse of the extraordinary story of how the two former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer animation directors reacted to a dying film animation industry and revolutionized a new format for their product.’Hanna-Barbera: The Architects of Saturday Morning’ was developed in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and has been sponsored, in part, by Keator Group, LLC.

The exhibit runs from November 12, 2016 to May 29, 2017.

LOCATION/HOURS:
The Norman Rockwell Museum is located in Stockbridge, MA, at 9 Glendale Rd / Rte 183.

Open 7 days a week year-round. November – April:
Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

ADMISSION:
Members: FREE
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
Veterans: $16.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under: Free

MORE INFO:
Visit nrm.org for more info.
413-298-4100

 

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