Latest News for: Flint museum


Business briefs: Newton Commission OKs next steps for new library building

The Hutchinson News 04 Dec 2021
Area museum wins award for its ‘Vapes’ exhibit ... “The resulting project has been a successful and invigorating collaboration between senior and retired museum staff, younger museum staff and the neighboring business, Flint Hills Design,” stated Andi Schmidt Andres, Kauffman Museum director.

Biden touts infrastructure bill in Minnesota swing district

The Hill 30 Nov 2021
Rep ... Sen. Tina SmithTina Flint SmithSenators call for Smithsonian Latino, women's museums to be built on National Mall Senators seek to permanently expand telehealth eligibility Minneapolis votes down measure replacing police department MORE (D-Minn.), who attended Tuesday's event, also won re-election last year with ease ... ....

Dr. Jim Hoy to Talk about Flint Hills

Butler County Times Gazette 26 Nov 2021
Jim Hoy will share his recollections and reflections of the Flint Hills at 2 p.m., Dec.12 at the Butler County Historical Society Home of the Kansas Oil Museum ... in the Flint Hills of Kansas ... Among his many books are Flint Hills Cowboys.

Israeli artist commissions ‘Americana’ exhibit at Zemack Contemporary Art

The Jerusalem Post 09 Nov 2021
He is currently showing in a solo museum exhibition at the Flint Institute of Art through January 2022 ... His work is also part of the permanent collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art, the McNay Art Museum in San Antonio, the Jewish Museum in New York, the New York Public ...

Driving success

Swartz Creek View 28 Oct 2021
FLINT — The fifth annual Cars & Bars fundraiser was held Oct ... All proceeds from the event benefitted the Flint Institute of Music and the Sloan Museum. This fall event was well attended, with many sponsors and guests who helped raise money for Flint arts, while keeping the community’s history alive ... They then moved to Flint when he was 2 years old.

Fairies frolic in North Newton

The Kansan 20 Oct 2021
The Flint Hills Fairies came out to play in the small woods by Kauffman Museum in North Newton, enchanting children and their parents on Oct ... Dozens of interested families made their way to the museum to ...

OUR VIEW: Oklahoma art world coming to city

Muskogee Phoenix 20 Oct 2021
Visitors also can stop by Three Rivers Museum to visit with local artists who will demonstrate cultural traditions though art, such as flint knapping, bow making, basket weaving, painting, beadwork and more ... Visitors also can stop by Three Rivers Museum to visit with local artists ...

In brief

Flint Township View 14 Oct 2021
FLINTFree breast screenings offered by Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute (GHCI) today (Thursday, Oct 14) from 5-7 p.m. at 302 Kensington Avenue, Flint ... Cole Blvd., Flint. Presented by Sloan Museum and Flint Institute of Music and hosted by Dr ... All proceeds benefit Sloan Museum and Flint Institute of Music.

Alternative designs, locations for Museum of Art and Light being considered as project advances

The Mercury 14 Oct 2021
Developers are considering a new location for a proposed “art and light” museum that the city had said would be adjacent to the Flint Hills Discovery Center. City commissioners in June had approved the use of STAR bonds for the Museum of Art and Light, which would feature projected images of famous artwork.

Challenger aims to repeat performance as top vote-getter in Flint City Council 8th Ward race

Michigan Live 13 Oct 2021
Blue Badge volunteer, Flint Board of Review for six years, Flint Zoning Board of Appeals for four years, Flint and State Science Fair judge, Sloan Museum Auto Fair Board of Directors, Flint and Genesee Chamber of Commerce, Flint certified tourism ambassador, Adopt-A-Highway, ...

Flint councilmember apologizes for comments that colleague called ‘disrespectful’

Michigan Live 10 Oct 2021
FLINT, MI – A Flint councilwoman has apologized for comments made at a recent meeting that a fellow councilmember called inappropriate ... Possible sale of old Flint Farmers’ Market to Children’s Museum moves to council for vote ... Flint council could approve ban on facial hair discrimination Monday.

Looking Back: The many faces of Barnum

C&G News 07 Oct 2021
Advertisement ... Several elements of the old building, including the entryway and smokestack, remain in the park, and the school’s Flint Faience Tile Co. storybook fireplace has been preserved in the Birmingham Museum. — Caitlin Donnelly, museum specialist at the Birmingham Museum Advertisement ....

Museum offers Traditional Lifeways classes

Nevada Appeal 06 Oct 2021
Join Churchill County Museum’s Donna Cossette as she shares her expertise and knowledge of the Toi-Ticutta people ... Flint Knapping ... at the museum. This class is on flint knapping or pressure flaking.

Archaeology: Flint in Hopewell offering came from many sources

The Columbus Dispatch 29 Sep 2021
The main source of this flint, also known as Ste ... Bretton Giles, an archaeologist at Kansas State University, and colleagues Brian Rowe and Ryan Parish from Memphis University, used nondestructive reflectance spectroscopy to analyze a sample of 172 of the flint disks from Mound 2 curated at the Chicago Field Museum.

Celebrate the harvest with these fall festivals across WNY

The Buffalo News 20 Sep 2021
Janelle Harb. We’re all familiar with the crisp air and seasonal drinks that foreshadow the coming of fall ... AppleUmpkin Fall Festival. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m ... Oct ... Agricultural Fair at Genesee Country Village & Museum ... 2-3 at 1410 Flint Hill Road, Mumford. Take a trip to the past and celebrate the harvest at this 600-acre, 19th-century living history museum.