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Programs and Events

2012 Programs and Events


 

2012 Calendar of Events

January  February  March  April  May  June  July  August  September  October  November  December

 

*Member Events

 

January

15

FunDay Sunday

Free FunDay Sundays

Sunday, January 15, 2012

1 p.m.-3 p.m.-Design your own Desert Silhouette!
9 a.m.-5 p.m.-Gallery Drop-in activities

18

Comic Art Indigene Rose Bean Simpson (Santa Clara Pueblo), I Shall Call Her Freedom (detail), 2008, ink and paint on Bristol, courtesy of the artist

Member Opening Reception
Comic Art Indigène

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

27

Musicians' Choice Concert

Musicians' Choice Concert
Featuring The Brass Menagerie

Friday, January 27, 2012

7:30 p.m.

 

February

9

Business After Hours

Corning Area Chamber of Commerce: Business After Hours

Thursday, February 9, 2012

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Members FREE

15

Reel Injun

Movie in The Lodge
Reel Injun

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

6:30 p.m. -8:30 p.m.

19

FunDay Sunday

Free FunDay Sundays

Sunday, February 19, 2012

1 p.m.-3 p.m.-Make your own cowboy concho pin!
9 a.m.-5 p.m.-Gallery Drop-in activities

20

President's Day School Recess

President's Day School Recess
Family Activities

Monday, February 20, 2012

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

March

1

Festival of Women in the Arts

Women's History Month Tour

March 1 - 31, 2012

Offered every day, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

16

Graphic Novel Class

Graphic Novel Class for Teens

Friday, March 16, 2012

5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

18

FunDay Sunday

FREE FunDay Sundays

Sunday, March 18, 2012

1p.m.-3p.m.-Design your own Calico Horse!
9a.m.-5p.m.-Gallery Drop-in activities

29

Student Work

Student Exhibit Opening Reception
As Above, So Below

Thursday, March 29, 2012

5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

 

April

9

Family Fun at the Rockwell Museum of Western Art

Spring Recess Family Activities

April 9 - 13, 2012

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.-Sketching in the Galleries

15

FunDay Sunday

FREE FunDay Sunday

Sunday, April 15, 2012

1 p.m.-3 p.m.-Design your own Iroquois Beaded Pouch!
9 a.m.-5 p.m.-Gallery Drop-in activities

18

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, NDN (for life)(detail), 2000, mixed media on canvas, 72 1/8 x 48 1/16 inches.  Gift of Joanna Wurtel. Photo by Frank J. Borkowski.  2000.13

Workshop for Women: Identity Collage

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

 

May
3

The Tumbleweeds

Music in the Galleries: The Tumbleweeds

Thursday, May 3, 2012

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Members FREE

5

Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic Book Day

Saturday, May 5, 2012

2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

24

Glassfest

GlassFest at the Rockwell Museum of Western Art

May 24, 2012-May 27, 2012

9:00 a.m-8:00 p.m.

Summer hours begin Friday, May 25, 2012

9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., every day through Labor Day

31

New York State Museum Week

New York State Museum Week at the Rockwell Museum of Western Art

May 31, 2012-June 6, 2012

9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.

 

June

7

Student Exhibit Opening

Student Exhibit Opening

Thursday, June 7, 2012

5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

12

Marshland by Nancy Bush
Plein Air Oil Painting Workshop

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
12

BlazinggrassesbyJimFox
Photography Workshop

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

13

Test

Member Exhibition Opening Reception
Jason Cytacki, Nancy Bush and James Fox

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

17

Art Cart Program

How do they do that?

Every Sunday in June-August

2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

27

Music, Margaritas & Sunsets on the Terrace

Music, Margaritas & Sunsets on the Terrace featuring Virgil Cain

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Members FREE

 

July

6

Family Fun Fridays

Family Fun Fridays

Every Friday in July

1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

17

Landscapes in Clay

Landscapes in Clay: Two-session Pottery Class

Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Tuesday, August 7, 2012

6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

25

Music, Margaritas & Sunsets on the Terrace

Music, Margaritas & Sunsets on the Terrace featuring Jorge T. Cuevas and the Caribe Jazz AllStars

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Members FREE

 

August

7

Endless Mountain Music Festival

Endless Mountain Music Festival's "Inspiration Concert"

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

11:00 a.m.-Children's Concert
2:00 p.m.-Performance

22

Music, Margaritas & Sunsets on the Terrace

Music, Margaritas & Sunsets on the Terrace featuring the John Manfredi Band

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Members FREE

 

September

Regular hours resume Tuesday, September 4, 2012
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., every day

20

Masks, Music, Movement and Monologues

Masks, Music, Movement and Monologues

Thursday, September 20, 2012

3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

28

Silver Dollar Society

Silver Dollar Society Annual Recognition Event

Friday, September 28, 2012

6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

29

Museum Day Live!

Museum Day Live!

Saturday, September 29, 2012

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

 

October

8

Columbus Day School Break Activities

School's Out: Museum's In!
Columbus Day School Break Activities


Monday, October 8, 2012

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

23

Jewelry Sale

Harvest of Silver Jewelry Sale

Tuesday, October 23
         5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 24
         11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

24

The Touchstone Center

A Community of Dialogues: Facilitated by Richard Lewis, Author, Educator and Director of the Touchstone Center for Children, NYC

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

For more information please contact Gigi Alvare at alvareg@rockwellmuseum.org

25

National Geographic Greatest Photographs of the American West

National Geographic Exhibition Opening Reception

Thursday, October 25, 2012

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
(Opening remarks at 6:15 p.m.)

 

November

Free Sundays begin November 4th
through April 24, 2013

4

El Dia de los Muertos

El Dia de Los Muertos                               

Sunday, November 4, 2012                 

1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

8

Thomas S. Buechner, Portrait of Robert F. Rockwell, Jr. and Hertha Rockwell (detail), 2004, oil on canvas, 28 1/4 x 32 1/8. Gift of the artist. 2004.2

4th Annual Founder's Day

Thursday, November 8, 2012

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

9

The Chamber Series-Musicians' Choice

Chamber Series - Musicians' Choice

Friday, November 9, 2012

6:45 p.m.-Wine Tasting
7:30 p.m.-Concert

11

Thomas Moran, Clouds in the Canyon (detail), 1915, 20 1/4" x 25 1/8".

Veterans Day

Sunday, November 11, 2012
Monday, November 12, 2012

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

20

Corning Area Youth Center Student Exhibit

Garden of the Spirit Student Exhibit

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

The museum will be closed Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 22, 2012

26

Antique Toy Collection

Treasures Under the Tree                    

November 26- Decemer 31, 2012         

Every day, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

30

Silver Jewelry Sale

Silver Jewelry Sale

First Look, First Choice:
Member Preview Sale

Friday, November 30, 2012
         5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Jewelry Sale
Saturday, December 1, 2012
          9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

December

1

Family Sparkle

Family Sparkle

Saturday, December 1, 2012

3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.                    

 
Note: Museum events are subject to change in date, time, or cost. It is always best to call the museum at 607-937-5386 to verify information.
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