March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017 (Thursday)
Springfield Museums, Springfield MA

Springfield Museums à la Carte Lectures

The popular Thursday Museums à la Carte lectures are held weekly at 12:15 p.m. in the Michele & Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts. This month’s lectures includes: March 2 - Paintings Hung in Parlors: May Alcott and other Nineteenth Century Women. March 9 - The Life and Times of Eleanor Roosevelt. March 16 - Artists Abroad: From American to Expatriate. March 23 - Passion @ 2100 Degrees Fahrenheit. March 30 - Mythology, the Mediterranean and Metaphor in the Visual and Performing Arts.

Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum, Exhibition Hanna-Barbera

through May 29. Hanna-Barbera: The Architects of Saturday Morning is the first museum exhibition on the world’s most successful animation partnership. The exhibit provides a glimpse of the extraordinary story of how two astute businessmen reacted to a dying film animation industry and revolutionized a new format for their product, while hiring the best talent in the business. Explore the creation of beloved characters and television programming that spans generations.

Eric Carle Museum, Amherst MA

Eric Carle Museum Every Day Art Program

Sea…What Can You See? March 15 – April 11, All Day. Free with Museum Admission. Gaze through a telescope out to sea, what is it you see?  Ships, birds, maybe a whale?  Join us in the art studio as we create scenes from our imagination.

Historic Deerfield MA

Historic Deerfield & The Art of Printing

Pressing Matters: The Art of Printing at Historic Deerfield" will be held on Thursday evenings in March. Through a combination of lecture and object study, this three-part course will examine the practice of printing on different media. Woodblocks and copperplates transmitted the designs that would adorn maps, prints, and other decorative objects on paper. March 16, 23, 30, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Additional fee, pre-registration required.