Saturday, May 19, 2018
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Bill Memorial Library
On Saturday, May19th at 11:30 a.m., The Bill Memorial Library hosts “Exploring Art from the Atheneum,” presented by The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art – Connecticut’s flagship visual arts institution and the nation’s oldest continuously operating public art museum.
The Docent Council of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art will engage adults in an interactive discussion of highlights from the Atheneum’s collections and in conversation about art. In celebration of the Docent Council’s 50th anniversary Wadsworth Atheneum docents will visit 50 community sites across the state in 2018, including Bill Memorial Library.
Participants will learn more about the history of the museum and its diverse holdings through this hour-long exploration using poster reproductions of collection objects.
Registration is appreciated for this free program.