- February in the Family Art Studio: The Stories of Uncle Remus
Through the fictional character of Uncle Remus, Joel Chandler Harris brought to life the stories of Brer Rabbit, Brer Bear, Brer Fox and their many woodland friends and neighbors that were told by enslaved Africans. More »
- February’s Art Lesson: Drawing Action Lines
Check out the Family Art Studio for tips for drawing action lines. While you are there, enjoy the Uncle Remus-related activities & crafts. More »
- Free Saturday Family Day
February 11, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Enjoy free admission to the museum as part of our Second Saturday Free Admission Day. Listen to some Uncle Remus stories in the Turner Auditorium during the following time slots:
- Stained Glass Inspired Art
Saturday, February 25, 10:00 ‐11:00 AM
Get inspired by the beauty of stained glass in our exhibit Utility and Beauty: The Glass of Emmanuel Studio. Then drop by the Family Art Studio between 10:00 ‐11:00 AM to make your own mini stained glass-style art with tissue paper. This activity is appropriate for ages 2 and up. More »
- Art & Lunch: Paula Casey and “Generations: American Women Win the Vote”
Wednesday, February 15th, 12:15pm
Free Admission to event (bagged lunches welcome).
Paula Casey is a dynamic speaker on the women's suffrage movement and Tennessee's pivotal role in the ratification of the 19th Amendment. She is also the publisher of "The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage." More »
- Book Signing with John F. Baker, Jr.
Sunday, February 26, 2:00 p.m.
The groundbreaking exhibit Slaves and Slaveholders of Wessyngton Plantation delves into the lives of slaves and slaveholders who worked and resided at the Wessyngton Plantation in Ceder Hill, Tennessee. The records found in the exhibit were researched by a descendant of the slaves, John F. Baker, Jr. of Springfield, TN. His years of research culminated in his book “The Washingtons of Wessyngton Planation”. More »
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