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Monday, October 20, 2014

Posts Tagged ‘museum’

Sidewalk art in Loveland

Sidewalk art in Loveland

  Saturday, September 10: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Over 60 artists will be creating sidewalk art on 5th Street this coming Saturday. This first of its kind event in this area is a fundraiser for the Alternatives to Violence (ATV) Safehouse project. The sidewalks on both sides of 5th Street between Lincoln and Cleveland Avenues will be the canvasses for Pastel drawings. Come see the artists working and enjoy the music from the stage at the Loveland Museum/Gallery. Food venders will ... Full Story

Cherry Pie Festival comes to Loveland

Cherry Pie Festival comes to Loveland

Loveland Museum/Gallery to Host Annual Cherry Pie Celebration LOVELAND, CO  The Loveland Museum/Gallery will host the 2011 Cherry Pie Celebration on Saturday, July 23 from 5:00-8:00 pm. The event will take place in Peters Park, adjacent to the Museum, at 503 North Lincoln Avenue. Admission to the event is free. Pie by the slice, ice cream and drinks will be available for sale. The Cherry Pie Celebration features: -Sharon Danhauer, Loveland Historical Society—A talk about Loveland’s ... Full Story

Thompson School District Student Art Show

Annual Thompson School District Student Art Show Opens February 26 LOVELAND- Support Loveland and Berthoud’s youth artistry and celebrate National Youth Art Month with the annual ArtSteps student art show, displaying the talents of Thompson School District students, from February 26 – April 10, 2011 at the Loveland Museum/Gallery. “Lyrical Lines” displays artwork of R2-J students in grades 1st through 12th and features two and three-dimensional works of art from the areas of ... Full Story

Exhibits at the Loveland Museum/Gallery Inspire

LOVELAND- Two current exhibits at the Loveland Museum/Gallery have inspired classes for all ages to enjoy. In the Envision: China Modern exhibit, patrons can enjoy the range and depth of contemporary Chinese art through video, photography, sculpture and painting. The exhibit has inspired a series of programs for adults, as well as a few classes for kids and/or families in the two-week long Threads to China celebration, taking place at the Museum from January 19 – February 5.  The ... Full Story

Envision: China Modern

Envision: China Modern

  Exhibit at Loveland Museum/Gallery (LOVELAND, CO) The  Loveland Museum/Gallery will host the exhibit Envision: China Modern from December 10, 2010 through February 13, 2011 in Main Gallery West. Envision: China Modern features the work of the Luo Brothers, Yan-Zhou Xu and Zhang Peili. Enjoy the range and depth of contemporary Chinese art through video, photography, sculpture and painting. These artists create imagery that explores the intransience of time and the external ... Full Story

Christmas Photos at McCarty-Fickel Home

Christmas Photos at McCarty-Fickel Home

The Berthoud Historical Society and the McCarty-Fickel Home (645 7th Street, Berthoud) will be offering a special seasonal photo shoot on Saturday, November 20. With beautiful decorations perfect for the season, the McCarty-Fickel Home offers the perfect backdrop for a Christmas family photo. Decorated for the holidays, the historic home will offer several opportunities for unique images, perfect for seasonal cards, newsletters, or gifts. Constructed in 1916 by Dr. and Mrs. D.W. ... Full Story

Open House at Berthoud Fire station

Open House at Berthoud Fire station

Open House Fire Station 1, 275 Mountain Ave. Saturday, October 23 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. On Saturday, October 23, the Berthoud Fire Protection District, in cooperation with the Berthoud Historical Society, will host an “Open House” at Fire Station 1 and the Berthoud Museum. This is an excellent opportunity to meet your local firefighters of today and the past. The Berthoud Museum will display historical fire department memorabilia to include uniforms, photographs and ... Full Story

Things I’ll miss about Tom Vaughan

Things I'll miss about Tom Vaughan: 1. His approachability. Tom always made time for whoever walked through the door in spite of what his schedule allowed. 2. His humble demeanor. Tom had a way of imparting his knowledge and experience in a manner that didn't leave one feeling sorry for having asked. 3. His expertise. Tom's experience in research methodology, archival organization, artifact storage and conservation were exemplary. 4. His accessibility. Tom could be seen at any point ... Full Story

Museum Director Tom Vaughan says goodbye

Dear Editor, For the past 11 years I have had the privilege of directing operations for the Little Thompson Valley Pioneer Museum. My tenure with the organization ends as of January 2, 2010. I wish to thank the citizens and merchants of Berthoud, the Town of Berthoud, and the members and volunteers of the Berthoud Historical Society for the support they extended to me and our museum during this time. It isn’t possible for me to thank every individual, but I especially need to recognize ... Full Story

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