The Everhart Museum will be hosting a new exhibit on the history of D-Day to be shown from February through June 2014. In coordination with the exhibit, the Everhart Museum, the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and NEIU 19 are co-sponsoring a 10-day artist-in-residence program with artist Elizabeth Parry Faist to develop a community exhibit to be hung in Gallery One of the Everhart Museum. The goal of the program is to create public works of art that reflect the region and its people during World War II. By collaborating with several organizations throughout 5-counties, we hope to develop a solid representation of our area during this time. Each county will hold its own community day to finish the mural pieces that will be installed at the museum in February.
November 2, 2013
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dietrich Theater, Tunkhannock
November 23, 2013
10:00 am- 12:00 pm
Anthracite Museum, Scranton
December 12, 2013
Susquehanna County Historical Society, Montrose
Lackawanna County Historical Society and Anthracite Museum
Wyoming County Historical Society and the Dietrich Theater
Scranton Times and the Jefferson Learning Center and NEIU 19
Wayne County Historical Society
Luzerne County Historical Society
Susquehanna County Historical Society
If you are interested in participating in the interactive mural pieces, please call 570-346-7186 ext. 516 to register.
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(February - December)
Mon, Thurs, & Fri, Noon to 4 pm
Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday, Noon to 5 pm
Closed January for routine maintenance.
Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm
CLOSED FOR THESE HOLIDAYS
Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Years Day
Seniors & Students $5
Children ages 6 to 12 $3
Children under 5 and Members admitted free of charge
City of Scranton
Pennsylvania Council on the Arts