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We use art to educate and entertain people of all ages and interests. From lectures by leading scholars to arts education for children and their parents, our programs are recognized for being innovative and thought-provoking. Sign up for our e-newsletter to be the first to know about additions to the calendar!

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  • April 24

    Poking at Normal: Museums and the History of Real People

    6 - 7 p.m. | Advance reservations recommended

    Grounded in objects and history, Poking at Normal: Museum and the History of Real People explores the material and visual culture of finding “normal” and what it means for museums today.

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  • April 26

    Urban Arts Crawl: CCC Student Theater Performance

    5 – 8 p.m. | Free and open to the public. There will be one performance starting at 5:30 p.m.

    Are you free Friday night? We are! The Rockwell is a proud participant of Urban Arts Crawl. This month, The Rockwell is pleased to once again partner with Corning Community College Theater Department for this performance of Affectionately, written/performed by Lee Charlier.

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  • May 1

    Out & About at the Opera

    1:30 - 2:30 p.m. | Free. Pre-registration encouraged.

    People living with memory loss, their loved ones, and the general public are invited to enjoy an afternoon of opera, show tunes and conversation with the Tri Cities Opera and the Memory Maker Project.

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  • May 2

    Art Explorers’ Story Hour: Patterns in Nature

    10 – 11 a.m. | Free and open to preschool-age children and their caregivers. No registration required.

    Explore and socialize with games and activities, connecting little ones to authentic arts experiences through storytime and un-plugged play.

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  • May 3

    Annual Director’s Party for Rockwell Ambassadors
    Grilled Cheese Extravaganza

    7 - 10 p.m. | Free for Rockwell Ambassador members and their friendsThis party is the perfect opportunity to learn what the Rockwell Ambassador membership enhancement is all about.

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  • May 10

    Stroller Walk with the Parent Resource Center

    10 - 10:45 a.m. | Free to caregivers with children 0-24 months, older siblings welcome

    Yes, museums can be baby friendly! Meet at the PRC for coffee-to-go, then bring your little ones on a stroller walk down historic Market Street, ending at The Rockwell Museum!

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  • May 13

    Meet Me at the Museum

    1:30 - 3 p.m. | Register by calling 800.272.3900

    This monthly, interactive tour series is designed specifically for persons with dementia and their care partners, using art and conversation as a catalyst for meaningful connections.

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  • May 14

    Contemporary Architecture in Corning, A Legacy of Excellence

    6 - 7 p.m. | Advance reservations recommended

    Learn about the architectural identity of Corning as Rob Cassetti, Senior Director of Creative Strategy and Visitor Engagement at The Corning Museum of Glass, explores the origins and patronage of contemporary architecture and historic preservation in Corning, NY.

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  • May 15

    2019 Alley Art Project
    Student Exhibition Opening Reception

    5 - 6:30 p.m. | Free and open to family and friends of HSLC students

    Join us as we celebrate the opening of a new student exhibition for the Alley Art Project. This student exhibition opening reception will unveil the 2019 mural design, and celebrate the completion of the 2018 mural, The Art of Industrious Minds.

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  • May 17

    Exhibition Opening Reception: Nancy Lamb, Through The Artist’s Lens

    5:30 - 7 p.m. | Remarks at 6 p.m. | Registration required by Thursday May 16.

    Nancy Lamb (American, born 1956) is a sculptor and painter who blends aspects of whimsy, wit and sophistication to create snapshots of interpersonal intrigue through larger-than-life oil paintings.

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