Calendar

Format: 2/23/20

First Tuesday

Tuesday, March 3, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

In March, discover if you have what it takes to go for the gold! Join us for sensory play, art making, stories, and more at this event for children ages 5 and under. 

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Gallery Talks

First and third Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.
Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during lunchtime gallery talks. 
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Pixels and Prehistory: Digital Technologies and the Ancient Maya

Thursday, March 5, 7:00 p.m.

Dr. Thomas Garrison is a National Geographic Explorer and archaeologist using revolutionary lidar scanning technologies to reveal Maya landscapes as they've never been seen before. Join him for a talk about how digital technologies are revealing ruined cities beneath the Guatemalan jungle and changing our views on this ancient civilization.

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Toddler Art: Home, Sweet Home

March 6, 10, or 13, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Toddler Art is for 2 and 3 year olds and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for additional information.

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Open Studio

First Saturday, noon-4:00 p.m.

The studio is open and waiting for you! Drop in on the first Saturday of each month and enjoy free art making in the studio for the entire family.

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Louise Erdrich

Sunday, March 8, 7:00 p.m.

In The Night Watchman, a new novel based on the extraordinary life of her grandfather, National Book Award–winning author Louise Erdrich explores themes of love and death with gravity, depth of feeling, sly humor, and elegant prose. Thomas Wazhashk is the factory night watchman who carried the fight against Native dispossession from rural North Dakota all the way to Washington, DC. Fellow Chippewa and plant worker Pixie Paranteau is saving every penny to support her mother and brother; she makes the fateful trip to Minnesota to search for her sister, Vera, who has disappeared. Erdrich’s memorable characters grapple with the worst and best impulses of human nature.

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Art Babies: Five Senses

Mondays, January 13, February 10, March 9, 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Art Babies is for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for more information.

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Art Babies: Five Senses

Mondays, January 13, February 10, March 9, 11:00 a.m.-noon

Art Babies is for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for more information.

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Art Babies: Five Senses

Mondays, January 13, February 10, March 9, Noon-1:00 p.m.

Art Babies is for children 0–24 months old and their caregivers and requires advance registration. Click on the event for more information.

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Anne Enright

Tuesday, March 10, 7:30 p.m.

From Man Booker Prize winner Anne Enright comes the brilliant and moving novel Actress, a story of  celebrity, sexual power, and a daughter’s search to understand her mother’s hidden truths. Katherine O’Dell is an Irish theater legend. As her daughter Norah retraces her mother’s celebrated career and bohemian life, she delves into long-kept secrets—both her mother’s and her own. When her mother commits a bizarre crime as a result of her slipping grip on reality, Norah comes to understand the destructive love that binds an actress to her audience.

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