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December 2017 - December 2018

December 11, 2017

The Lutcher-Stark Lumber Dynasty Exhibition

Now on view
The Long Shadow: The Lutcher-Stark Lumber Dynasty is a new exhibition now on view at the Stark Museum of Art, based on the award-winning book of the same title. Historic photos tell the story of the families’ struggles and success in the piney woods. Land was cheap, but they borrowed money…
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June 2018 - August 2018

June 1, 2018

Doodle Days 2018

Every Friday, beginning June 1 – August 10, 2018
Recommended for guests of all ages Time spent engaging is flexible, visitors may stay entire time or just a few minutes Four drop in activities each day, activities change each Doodle Day Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult Doodle Days is held in one museum gallery, signage will direct visitors Doodling…
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Portraits from Cowboys of Color: Photographs by Don Russell

June 16 – September 29, 2018
This exhibition highlights the modern African American rodeo cowboy. It features portraits of contemporary cowboys and cowgirls who ride and rope in Cowboys of Color rodeos. The works reveal a tradition of black cowboy culture often overlooked in western history and art. Portraits from Cowboys of Color: Photographs…
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June 16, 2018

Cowboy Legends and Life

June 16 – September 29, 2018
The Cowboy is an icon for America. This exhibition explores the imagery of the cowboy and cowgirl in American Western art. It will present both the idealization and the working life of men and women of the West. Paintings, sculptures, drawings, rare books and photographs are from…
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July 2018

July 17, 2018

EcoRangers: Armored Animals

July 17 - 20, 2018 (8:30am-Noon)
EcoRangers Summer Camps – Armored Animals For students entering grades 3rd & 4th Crawfish, Alligators and Armadillos– oh my! This week, we will take a tour of the animal kingdom and explore the many unique armored adaptations of our animal friends. We’ll study shells, examine exoskeletons, and meet a few…
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Art Quest: Art is For the Birds

July 17 - 20, 2018 (8:30am-Noon)
Art Quest Summer Camps – SENSEational ART For students entering grades K – 2 CLICK HERE to download the registration form for 2018 Art Quest Summer Camps. Join our flock as we make art for the birds and about the birds. Learn about Native American bird legends and get inspired by the Museum’s…
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July 21, 2018

Caring for Your Collections Workshop

Saturday, July 21, 2018 (10:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 3:00pm)
Learn how to care for your heirlooms at this hands-on workshop July 21 from 10:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00pm. Library & Archive specialists will show you how proper storage of your family photographs, letters, and documents will ensure they are available for future generations. A great family workshop – so bring your…
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July 24, 2018

EcoRangers: Back to Nature

July 24 - 27, 2018 (8:30am-Noon)
EcoRangers Summer Camps – Back to Nature For students entering grades 5th & 6th Come to Shangri La this week to explore the forest trails, tromp along the swamp, float down the bayou, and get back to nature! Campers will learn how to use a compass, make cane poles for fishing,…
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July 28, 2018

Stories from Cowboys of Color: An Afternoon with Don Russell, Cleo Hearn, Myrtis Dightman, and Bailey “The Prairie Kid”

Saturday, July 28, 2018 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Stories from Cowboys of Color: An Afternoon with Don Russell, Cleo Hearn, Myrtis Dightman, and Bailey “The Prairie Kid” will provide visitors a unique opportunity to learn about the rodeo experiences of three seasoned athletes, the history of the Cowboys of Color Rodeo, and the photography project by Don Russell.…
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July 31, 2018

EcoRangers: Tribal Trails

July 31 - August 3, 2018 (8:30am-Noon)
EcoRangers Summer Camps – Tribal Trails For students entering grades 7th, 8th & 9th Step back in time to the era when Native Americans lived in the area of Shangri La. Campers will learn to live off the land by building a natural shelter, tracking animals, weaving with natural materials, working…
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