Friday, June 28, 2013

A BUSY JULY @ JHU MUSEUMS

WHEN: July 14
Wedding Anniversary Tea
Celebrate the 213th wedding anniversary of Charles Carroll Jr. and Harriet Chew Carroll by savoring a traditional tea at their country house, Homewood. Learn about the lifestyle of one of early America’s most socially prominent families as you dine in the elegant reception hall, designed to be one of the coolest rooms in the house during the summer months. MORE »

 

Artist's Tour:  July 18
In Each Other's Shoes: The Art of Loring Cornish
Honoring the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, this outdoor exhibition of ten sculptural panels by Baltimore mosaic artist Loring Cornish visually narrates the struggle for civil rights in America. MORE »

 

WHEN: July 18
Summer Evening at Evergreen
An artist’s exhibition tour by Loring Cornish of In Each Other's Shoes, a display of rare Shakespeare material, and Evergreen's newly-restored historic kitchen are highlights of this special after-hours event, which culminates in an outdoor performance of Hamlet by the Shakespeare Factory. MORE »

 

WHEN: Begins July 25
Federal Fashions Program Series
This enlightening series of programs on Federal and Regency Era dress with costume historian Ann Wass includes talks and hands-on workshops related to American fashions of the late 18th- and early 19th-centuries. MORE »