An Inspirational Journey

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  An Inspirational Journey by Amy Lignor   There are tons of choices when it comes to planning your next vacation. While real sports lovers might plan a trip that takes them to every NFL game being played; others may want nothing more than to experience the Old West, and plan a trip designed to […]

Visit Beautiful Cape Cod This Summer

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  Visit Beautiful Cape Cod This Summer By Burt Carey Just an hour from Boston, Cape Cod has been entertaining visitors for generations. It’s simply one of the most gorgeous stretches along the entire East Coast with plenty to capture your attention. On the top of everyone’s list is food, and more specifically, seafood. Not […]

Recycling & Treasure Hunting Have Become One and the Same

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  Recycling & Treasure Hunting Have Become One and the Same by Amy Lignor   It’s always said that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure – unless you’re watching the TV show, “Hoarders,” of course. But as days go by and warmth comes upon at least the western half of the United States, reports […]

A New Brand Releases the ‘Da Vinci’ in All of Us

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  A New Brand Releases the ‘Da Vinci’ in All of Us    Inspiration and financial gain: a combination that will have investors, supporters and the creative, jumping on the internet in order to join an entrepreneur and an artist – a team who is bringing the most creative project to the masses that has […]

Portraits of Meiji Japan—Photography from the 1880s

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  June 13 – December 31 MMA Pacific Street Portraits of Meiji Japan features hand-painted Japanese albumen photography from the Museum’s permanent collection. Approximately ten years prior to the rule of Emperor Meiji (1868-1912), known as the Meiji restoration, Japan re-established diplomatic and trading relations with the rest of the world, marking a dramatic departure from […]

Plains Indian Beadwork and Regalia from the Anthropology Collection

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                                  This is the latest in a series of exhibits featuring seldom-seen highlights from the Anthropology collections. Two rare items featured are a Lakota Winter Count depicting significant events in the years 1798-99 through 1904–05, and a unique Cheyenne […]

AUGUST EVENTS AT LAGUNA ART MUSEUM

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AUGUST EVENTS AT LAGUNA ART MUSEUM INCLUDE SUMMER ART CAMP FOR KIDS; CEORA WINDS IN CONCERT; LECTURES WITH SANDOW BIRK, ELYSE PIGNOLET, KOAN JEFF BAYSA, M.D., AND DALE SCHIERHOLT; AND A SCREENING OF THE 2004 FILM SIDEWAYS LAGUNA BEACH, CA (August 2013)—In August Laguna Art Museum will host an array events, including Elements of Art Summer Camp for […]

This Week at Bowers: Late Nights, Live Music & More!

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  . . CELEBRATE SUMMER – Join us for our first Thursday Nite Out! THURSDAY | JULY 11 Extended Hours 10 AM – 8 PM each Thursday throughSeptember 12, 2013. Special summer selections from TANGATA starting at 4 PM. Live entertainment from 3rd Degree Band at 5 PM. Learn More View TANGATA Thursday Nite Out Menu . BOWERS AFTER-HOURS PERFORMANCE BY NATUR EARLY MUSIC ENSEMBLE:Medicis, Marriage & […]

Springtime Bowers After-Hours and Lecture Series Events!

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*********************************************************************************** WHAT’S HAPPENING at the BOWERS? An exhibit of world famous Renaissance Gems AND the Spring line-up  of our most popular lecture and event series.   . Gems of the Medici  On display now! Through September 15, 2013 * This is a specially ticketed exhibition. Purchase of these special exhibition tickets includes admission to all other […]

A Creative Approach to Healthy Aging

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Don’t miss this final lecture in the Winter Series and see what we have planned for you this Spring! ART, PERCEPTION, AND THE BRAIN Join us for the third and final lecture and workshop in this popular series presented with Hoag Neurosciences Institute’s Orange County Vital Aging Program (OCVAP). Learn about the brain and the […]