To accompany its toy exhibition, with fun baubles and games from 1890 to 1990, the Taneytown History Museum is hosting a Family Toy Day this Saturday. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 14, activities and displays including: face painting, balloons, a model farm display, model steam engines, etc.
Now that summer is here, just how are we going to entertain the kids? The Carroll County Library System has a great program called Summer Discovery that began June 1 and runs through Aug. 25 at all branches.
Unlike his paintings, which were meant to be seen by as many people as possible, Jack Whitten's sculptures were private, and for many years, he didn’t want them shown. That’s why the new, ticketed exhibition opening Sunday at the Baltimore Museum of Art has been generating art world buzz.
State bond funding has been made available for the Havre de Grace Colored School and a proposed APG Discovery Center museum slated for the downtown Aberdeen train station, pending the governor's signing of a statewide capital budget bill approved by the General Assembly this week.
In "Reflections," the artist Terrence A. Reese shot black and white images of the living spaces of such cultural icons as Jesse Jackson, B.B. King and Cathy Hughes. These leaders appear in Reese's gorgeous photographs as images in a mirror.
Philip Baty is selling his collection of Wallis Simpson memorabilia. The online auction of the Duchess of Windsor Museum will begin May 9 through May 19, the date of the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. The items will be sold in one lot.
In one five-minute sequence, “Black Panther” raises issues central to the modern museum world, including cultural appropriation and repatriation, the racial composition of museum staffs, and lingering stereotypes regarding visitors of color.
Details for Baltimore's third annual Light City festival were announced Tuesday. The expanded April festival will feature one of the founding fathers of rap, plus pay-what-you-want admission to its innovation conferences, the chance for neighborhoods to win ca
A great walk to experience with your family is the New Windsor Heritage Walking Tour. Stop by the New Windsor Museum, 207 Main Street in New Windsor, to pick up a pamphlet that includes a map and brief description of each stop along the route.
Howard County’s state delegation has approved nearly $2 million in funding for county projects, ranging from renovations to Columbia’s Gateway Innovation Center to the county’s Harriet Tubman Community Center.
While I think museums have indeed come a long way, a larger ethos of utilitarianism, a sense that the success of an enterprise can only be measured by the numbers it generates — the money it generates — impedes us. What would I like to see? Here's a list.