Holiday Show
"Paws & Claus"

Holiday Show: "Paws & Claus"

November 27 – December 27

Reception: December 5, 1-3PM

The Museum sparkles with lights, seasonal decorations and attractions appealing to the entire family at the annual Holiday Show November 27-December 27.

Special hours during this time are Wednesdays and Thursdays, 6-8:30PM; Fridays and Saturdays, 6-9PM; and Sundays, 1-4PM.

In Gallery I , the popular Lego Train City exhibit returns. The surrounding walls feature drawings, paintings and sculptures of Santa Claus and adorable dogs by artists Charlotte Burgess, Sherylee Dodge, Carol Foster, Fredericka Howard and Cheryl Rausch.

In Gallery II , Snoopy and friends are featured. Posters, stuffed animals and other related items come from the collection of Charise McCarthy. 

A Ceramic Pet Workshop is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., December 5 at the Museum. The workshop provides an opportunity to make an original clay animal that could be used as a gift, keepsake or decorative ornament. The workshop is open to all ages and is instructed by Charlotte Burgess, a well-known sculptor whose unique figurines can be found in collections throughout the United States. Call the Museum at (630) 339-3570 to register.

Photo 2016: "Any Time, Any Place"

January 16 – February 13

Reception: January 22 , 6-8PM

Local artists/photographers show their skills by interpreting the theme of β€œAny Time, Any Place.” Support local artists at this popular show. All photographs are reasonably priced and available for purchase. 

If you would like to enter photos in this show, call the Museum at (630) 339-3570 or download the prospectus .


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