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September 2019

A Wildness Distant from Ourselves: Art and Ecology in 19th-Century America

September 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - July 31, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Addison Gallery of American Art, 180 Main St
Andover, Massachusetts 01810
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Focusing on the 19th century, an era that witnessed both the extreme and violent exploitation of the land and its peoples and the birth of a modern conservation movement, this exhibition will unfold chronologically and move from New England to the West. Paintings, works on paper, sculptures, photographs, and decorative arts by artists both familiar…

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The Art of Ambition in the Colonial Northeast

September 1 @ 10:00 am - December 15 @ 5:00 pm
Addison Gallery of American Art, 180 Main St
Andover, Massachusetts 01810
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The works in this exhibition speak to the complexity and ambiguity of artistic identity in the British colonies of northeastern North America during the long 18th century and to the difficulty of defining the boundaries of American art. Separated from their English homeland by the vast Atlantic Ocean, colonists nevertheless participated in a dynamic economic…

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George Washington: American Icon

September 1 @ 10:00 am - November 15 @ 5:00 pm
Addison Gallery of American Art, 180 Main St
Andover, Massachusetts 01810
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George Washington, political leader, military general, statesman, Founding Father, planter, denture wearer, cherry-tree chopper, first president of the United States is perhaps the first multi-hyphenate celebrity. Washington was also a prolific slaveholder who, at the time of his death in 1799, owned 317 men, women, and children. Drawn from the Addison’s collection of Washingtoniana, this…

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Sohier/Hilliard: Our Parents, Ourselves

September 7, 2019 @ 11:00 am - January 5, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Fitchburg Art Museum, 185 Elm St
Fitchburg, MA 01420 United States
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Photographers David Hilliard and Sage Sohier have each documented a parent over the course of decades. Since the 1990s, Hilliard has intermittently photographed his father, addressing intimacy, aging, father-son bonds, and masculinity.

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Adria Arch: Reframing Eleanor

September 21 @ 11:00 am - November 10 @ 5:00 pm
Fitchburg Art Museum, 185 Elm St
Fitchburg, MA 01420 United States
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Explore a pop-up installation that will respond to the Evoking Eleanor exhibition, reflecting on Fitchburg Art Museum founder, Eleanor Norcross, as a painter and collector.

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David Katz: Earth Wares

September 21, 2019 @ 11:00 am - January 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Fitchburg Art Museum, 185 Elm St
Fitchburg, MA 01420 United States
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David Katz sees the vast array of ceramic history as a mosaic of cultural innovation and tradition. His sculptures and installation at the Fitchburg Art Museum are inspired by the formal traditions of vessels produced in geographic regions ranging from China to Peru. The sculptures on view draw from a selection of traditions fluidly joined…

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OFF THE CLOCK

September 27 @ 12:00 am - October 26 @ 12:00 am
Gelb Gallery at Phillips Andover Academy, 5 Chapel Avenue
Andover, Massachusetts 01810
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Recent creative work by six members of the Phillips Academy Art Department is now on view in theGelb Gallery, George Washington Hall, Phillips Academy, from September 27-October 26, 2019. An opening reception with the artists is scheduled for Friday, September 27th, 2019, 5:30-7:00 p.m. The public is welcome. The show title, ÒOff The Clock,Ó refers…

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Four Qualities of Watercolor

September 28 @ 9:30 am - October 25 @ 12:30 pm
Fitchburg Art Museum, 185 Elm St
Fitchburg, MA 01420 United States
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Saturdays, September 28, October 5, 19, and 26 (4 weeks; No class October 12) Explore the roles of hue, value, texture, and light in watercolor. Due to the combination of these four qualities, the beginner and experienced watercolorist will enjoy this artistic journey. For ages 15 to adult. FAM Members $100, non-members $120.

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Colored Pencil: Defining the Linear Stroke

September 28 @ 1:30 pm - October 26 @ 4:30 pm
Fitchburg Art Museum, 185 Elm St
Fitchburg, MA 01420 United States
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Saturdays, 1:30 - 4:30 pm for Colored Pencil September 28, October 5, 19, and 26 (4 weeks; No class October 12) Instructor: Carolyn Todd In four classes, participants will explore the distinctive characteristics of different types of colored pencils. We'll experiment with layering colors and lines. Drawing with odorless solvents in class will be included.…

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October 2019

Behind the Scenes Refuge Tour of Parker River NWR

October 1 @ 12:00 am - October 27 @ 12:00 am
Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Refuge Rd
Newbury, Massachusetts 01951
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Join a refuge ranger for a behind the scenes tour of Parker River National Wildlife Refuge. Tour will be conducted via refuge van, with several brief drive byÓstops along the way. The tour will present an up close and personal look at the refuge through the multiple lenses of the cultural history of Plum Island…

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4th Annual Give HopeÉGet Mac! Now Underway

October 1 @ 12:00 am - October 31 @ 12:00 am

During the month of October, Mr. MacÕs will donate $1 for every Take & Bake order of their macaroni and cheese specialties, often described as the Òbest comfort food on the planetÓ. Mr. Mac founders, Patrick Cain and Valerie Anderson, along with franchisee owner Harry Cheema were seeking ways to support families in New Hampshire…

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REPETITION, REPLICATION, VARIATION

October 2 @ 12:00 am - October 27 @ 12:00 am

New England Regional Juried Show andÊ 5th Annual Poetry Convergence

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Men of Steel, Women of Wonder

October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - January 5, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Addison Gallery of American Art, 180 Main St
Andover, Massachusetts 01810
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Superman and Wonder Woman are two of the most beloved icons in American pop culture. Created in times of economic adversity and war, these characters quickly emerged as beacons of American morality, representing the ideals of truth, justice, and the American way.

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The Archaeology of a Textile Mill Walking Tour

October 5 @ 1:00 pm - October 26 @ 2:00 pm

Lowell National Historical Park invites you to explore some of the archaeology that underlies the modern city of Lowell. Join Park Rangers in a tour of the historic landscape and structures of the Boott Cotton Mills, including mill buildings, canals, and housing, as we peel back the many layers that make up two centuries of…

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PASSION WITH A PURPOSE: ANNUAL CAMPAIGN WEEK

October 11 @ 12:00 pm - October 19 @ 12:00 pm
Exeter Area YMCA, 56 Linden St
Exeter, MA 03833 United States
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The 2019 Annual Campaign Week efforts support the Southern District YMCA's Annual Fund. Here's what's happening!10/11-10/13: Fall Pickleball Tournament (spectate or play) 10/12: Family Day (bring the whole family for fun at the Y!) 10/12: Poop in the Park (take your best guess with Camp Lincoln's goats) 10/13: Eat at Seadog Exeter (10% proceeds go…

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Annie Jr.

October 12 @ 12:00 am - October 16 @ 12:00 am
Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover Street
Manchester, New Hampshire 03101
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Based on the popular comic strip and adapted from the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, with a beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, Annie JR.features everyoneÕs favorite little redhead in her very first adventure.

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Walk Along the North Pool Dike at Parker River NWR!

October 13 @ 8:00 am - October 20 @ 8:00 am

Once again, in honor of National Wildlife Refuge Week, refuge visitors will be able to take a walk along the North Pool Dike, between the North Pool Overlook and Hellcat. Take advantage of this special opportunity to enjoy a new perspective of both the Great Marsh and the refugeÕs largest impoundment.

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It’s a Wonderful Life

October 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Byfield Community Arts Center, 7 Central St
Byfield, MA 01922 United States
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IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFENon-Musical Dramatic Play All adult and youth actors are welcome to audition. The auditions are fun and include readings from the script. When Sunday, October 13, 5:30-7 p.m. Monday, October 14, 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday, October 20, 5:30-7 p.m. Registration and Cast Meeting Where Byfield Community Arts Center 7 Central Street, Byfield, MA…

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America’s Wildest Refuge – Discovering the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

October 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Refuge Rd
Newbury, Massachusetts 01951
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Tucked into a remote corner of Alaska, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is a place where wilderness is experienced on an epic scale. From forested lowlands in the south to the towering mountains of the Brooks Range and north to the coastal plains, this is where we can go back in time to see how…

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GLCF Celebrate Giving

October 15 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Greater Lowell Community Foundation, 100 Merrimack St # 202
Lowell, Massachusetts 01852
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Join the Greater Lowell Community Foundation as we celebrate the impact of philanthropy on our community at Celebrate Giving. Learn more about upcoming initiatives and hear poignant stories about the impact of charitable giving from donors, nonprofits, and scholarship recipients.

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