Crossroads Kickoff Event

Crossroads Kickoff Event

Saturday, February 11, 7:00 pm until 9:00 pm
Jump Start Your Smithsonian Experience with Storytelling, Local Film, and Live Music! FREE

Crossroads Kickoff Event
Saturday, February 11

6pm appetizers. 7pm event. Free!

Jump Start Your Smithsonian Experience with Storytelling, Local Film, and Live Music!

Leo Hwang, UMASS Amherst Assistant Academic Dean will start the evening with an introduction to the Crossroads exhibit followed by the documentary short film, “A Sweet Tradition,” by local film maker Steve Alves. New England Public Media brings their popular "Valley Voices" program to the Kickoff, with outrageous, funny and heartwarming stories all told in under five minutes. Enjoy musical interludes throughout the evening. Appetizers at 6pm. Programming at 7pm. Free!

"Crossroads: Change in Rural America" will be on view at the Great Falls Discovery Center, 2 Avenue A in Turners Falls from February 5 to March 18, 2023. The exhibition is part of Museum on Main Street, a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and Mass Humanities. Support for Museum on Main Street has been provided by the United States Congress.

"Crossroads: Change in Rural America" is a collaboration between Department of Conservation and Recreation, RiverCulture, Friends of the Discovery Center, the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, Montague Public Libraries, and New England Public Media. See the full calendar of events at https://greatfallsdiscoverycenter.org/

MORE INFO

https://museumonmainstreet.org/content/crossroads
https://www.nepm.org/valley-voices

Posted to: Upcoming Events at the Shea on 2023-01-19 13:47:21 (updated 2023-01-19 23:41:14).