Talks & Lectures

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April 2019

Museum After Dark (MAD) Tour: Facts and Folly

Friday, April 5 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Enjoy a fun, interactive gallery tour! $12.00

Junior Interpreter Tours

Saturday, April 6 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

Special gallery tours led by our teen volunteers

LECTURE All in a Day's Work

Sunday, April 7 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Our guest speaker is artist Anne Diggory.

Junior Interpreter Tours

Saturday, April 13 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

Special gallery tours led by our teen volunteers

LECTURE & BOOK SIGNING Life Along the Hudson: The Historic Country Estates of the Livingston Family

Sunday, April 14 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Our guest speaker is author and photographer Pieter Estersohn.

Junior Interpreter Tours

Saturday, April 20 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

Special gallery tours led by our teen volunteers

LECTURE Albany's Brush with Beauty: The Brunner-Lay Plan of 1914

Thursday, April 25 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Our guest speaker is John Pipkin, Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Geography and Planning at the University at Albany.

Junior Interpreter Tours

Saturday, April 27 • 10:00am - 12:00pm

Special gallery tours led by our teen volunteers

LECTURE Nubian Gold: Ancient Jewelry from Sudan and Egypt

Saturday, April 27 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Our guest speaker is Dr. Peter Lacovara, Director of The Ancient Egyptian Heritage and Archaeology Fund.

LECTURE In Death Lamented: The Tradition of Anglo-American Mourning Jewelry

Sunday, April 28 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Our guest speaker is antique jewelry collector, curator, and author Sarah Nehama.