Lost Arts Series: Scrimshaw

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 14:00 to 16:00
Sun, March 30th, 2014 | 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ages 6+ and adults
Tickets include the price of Museum Admission

A whaler's life was never easy in the 18th or 19th centuries. Come learn the history behind the unique art form of scrimshaw, painstakingly practiced by men on long, seafaring voyages. See examples of scrimshaw, images carved into the bones of whales and other arctic creatures, and then create your own version in the studio.

Tickets are $15 per person ($12 for members) and include the price of Museum admission. Adults must accompany their children to the programs. For ages 6+.

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$15
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$12
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Children’s Concert: Ship of Tolerance

Fri, 09/27/2013 - 19:00
Fri, September 27th, 2013 | 7:00 pm

Note: This program is sold out

Come hear classically trained young musicians from around the world in this unique children's concert, part of the Ship of Tolerance weekend of activities. This organization promotes communication and connections between the children of the world, with the greater goal of tolerance and understanding.

Seating is limited. Please RSVP to familyprograms@nyhistory.org

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Pacific War Turning Point: Midway or Guadalcanal?

Speaker: 
Richard B. Frank
Craig L. Symonds
Sat, 06/08/2013 - 09:00 to 12:00
Sat, June 8th, 2013 | 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

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9 am — Registration and Continental Breakfast

Program includes two brief lectures followed by a discussion.

Price: 
$60
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$36
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