September 20, 2018 in Mobile , AL
4:30 PM -- 8:30 PM
Join us at the Museum for an evening planned especially for all educators to mingle and develop new, creative ideas to enrich their curricula. The event will feature networking over wine and snacks, a special tour of current exhibitions (including ART:work, an exhibition of art educators), a tour of the brand new classroom and activity area in the Education Wing, and information about using the Museum School to enhance educational programs in all curricula. Finish the evening with a concert by Abe Partridge, musician and visual artist, who will entertain us in Larkins Auditorium. The event is free and four Professional Development Hours will be awarded. Agenda: 4:30 – 5 pm: Participants will enter through the front door for sign in, refreshments, socializing, shopping and welcome. 5 – 5:45 pm: Enjoy a guided tour through our current exhibitions. 5:45 – 6:15 pm: Explore the galleries of your choice. 6:15 – 6:40 pm: Visit the Education Gallery to view ‘ART:work’ and the new classroom and activity area. 6:40 – 6:50 pm: Raffle! 6:50 – 7 pm: Short Break 7 – 8:30 pm: Attend ‘Live at the Museum’ with Abe Partridge*, then fill out evaluations and receive certificates. *Abe Partridge is both a musician and visual artist. With deep roots in Alabama, as well as in Mobile, Abe draws his inspiration from blues, rock and folk music. His musical style has been called ‘Southern Gothic’, and he has produced several albums. To sign up or for more information, please contact Kim Wood at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (251) 208-5212.