Jim Crow on Streetcars

Feb 4, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017

"In recognition of Black History Month, the Museum presents its temporary exhibit, Jim Crow on Streetcars. Learn about the nature of segregation aboard the cars in 19th century New York, efforts to block the practice as it developed across the South, and eventual success in opening employment opportunities. Street car rides depart every 40 minutes between 12 30 p.m. and 4 30 p.m. Street Car...

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A Walk in Father Henson's Footsteps

Feb 25, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017

"Celebrate Black History Month! Walk in Father Henson's Footsteps at Josiah Henson Park. Retrace the footsteps of Reverend Josiah Henson from his enslavement to escape on the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada. Learn about his extraordinary life, which inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe's Landmark novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin. Screenings of the Time Team America documentary The Search for...

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"At 1 30 p.m., Eric Madison presents Jim Crow Practices on Streetcars, a story of the varied regulation of and opposition efforts to racial segregation on transit. Street car rides depart every 40 minutes between 12 30 p.m. and 4 30 p.m. Street Car Hall tours begin every 40 minutes between 12 50 p.m. and 4 10 p.m."

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"Almost from the time the railroad began there was a Railway Mail Service. For much of its existence, until it's end in 1977, the Railway Mail Service carried the bulk of our letters and packages across the country. Dr. Frank Scheer, Curator of the Railway Mail Service Library, will discuss this important aspect of railroading history. Cost $5, space is limited so reservations required....

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Process and Inspiration New Work by Gallery and Guest Artists featuring All Waverly Artists February 7, 2017 – March 4, 2017 Opening Reception:Friday, February 10th, 2017 5-9PM Artist Talk and Demonstration: Sunday, February 26th 4-6PM Process and Inspiration will give viewers an inside look at how artists work and what moves us to create. In addition to Gallery...

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Process and Inspiration New Work by Gallery and Guest Artists featuring All Waverly Artists February 7, 2017 – March 4, 2017 Opening Reception:Friday, February 10th, 2017 5-9PM Artist Talk and Demonstration: Sunday, February 26th 4-6PM Process and Inspiration will give viewers an inside look at how artists work and what moves us to create. In addition to Gallery...

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Enlisted medical Airmen have proven to be the backbone to the Air Force Medical Service's motto, "Trusted Care, Anywhere." Wherever the U.S. Air Force goes, enlisted medical Airmen are in close reach supporting Global Vigilance, Global Reach, and Global Power for America. CMSgt David J. Little, Headquarters Air Force, Chief, Medical Operations and Research, will highlight the...

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Women in Transition

Mar 4, 2017 - Mar 26, 2017

"Celebrating Women's History Month, the Museum presents its special exhibit, Women in Transition.  Learn about the influences women had on street car design and about the gradual acceptance of women in the transit industry.  Street car rides depart every 40 minutes between 12 30 p.m. and 4 30 p.m. Street Car Hall tours begin every 40 minutes between 12 50 p.m. and 4 10 p.m."

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This event occurs weekly, on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

SOMERSET ARTISTS EXHIBITION March 7, 2017 – April 8, 2017 Opening Reception to Meet the Artists: Friday, March 10, 6-9 PM The Somerset Artists Exhibition features work by Cathy Abramson, Judith A. Baldinger, Mak Dehejia, Len Harris, Carol Jason, Joan Krash, Richard Lasner and Virginia Mahoney. The media in this show include watercolor, acrylic, oil painting, mixed media,...

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