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January 2018

Film screening: Everybody Knows…Elizabeth Murray

January 28 @ 1:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

Film screening: Everybody Knows…Elizabeth Murray (2016) 1 hour. An intimate portrait of the groundbreaking artist Elizabeth Murray. This film explores the relationship between Murray’s family life and career, and reconsiders her place in contemporary art history. Footage of Murray in her studio, home videos, interviews with art world luminaries and Murray's own journals round out this moving, thought-provoking profile. NOTE: START TIME HAS BEEN CHANGED TO 1 PM INSTEAD OF 1:15 PM

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February 2018

Second Saturday: ART in the PARK Snow Sculpting Event

February 10 @ 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Beat the winter blahs with a very special February Second Saturdays event! Three professional snow-sculpting teams will compete to see who can carve the best snow creation, including a team from Dubuque who participated in last year’s U.S. National Snow Sculpting Competition. The carving begins on Wednesday, Feb. 7, and ends at Noon on Sunday, Feb. 10, as the public event beings. Join the Winter fun on Sunday, at Washington park directly in front of the Museum, and vote for your…

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Baby & Me Tours*

February 13 @ 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Babies and their caregivers are welcome to participate in a 30-minute tour of the Museum exhibitions, focused on shapes, colors and textures. Baby and Me tours are offered every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. *Advance registration required. Register by calling the museum at 563-557-1851

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YOUNG AT ART

February 13 @ 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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WHEN: Every second and fourth Tuesday, toddlers ages 3-5, accompanied by a parent or grandparent, are invited to the Museum to enjoy a merry and messy time creating art. Please come dressed to get messy! Instructor: Hana Velde. TUITION: $3 per child per session. All supplies are furnished. Please call Margaret Buhr at 563.557.1851 Monday-Friday, or email mbuhr@dbqart.com for more information or to enroll a student. You must register by noon the day before.

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Lunch and Learn: Dubuque’s Terra Cotta Buildings

February 22 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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This presentation will examine the use of architectural terra cotta in the construction of several of Dubuque's iconic buildings, including The Cottingham and Butler Headquarters (former Security/Stampfers Building), the Security Building, the Fischer Building (former Bank & Insurance Building) and others. Feel free to bring a sack lunch. (Lunch not provided) Free. Presented by Duane Hagerty, CEO, Heritage Works Dubuque

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March 2018

Second Saturdays at DUMA

March 10 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Free

Join us for free and family-oriented programming every second Saturday of the month at 1 PM. Second Saturdays features culturally-diverse performing arts acts and hands-on art activities that the entire family will enjoy. January 13: Fever River Puppeteers Digs for Pigs February 13: Snow carving festival March 10: Clarke Drama: The Bully Show April 14: Dreaming Allegiance Hip Hop Sponsored by Mediacom

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Lunch and Learn: Dubuque’s Brewery Architecture

March 29 @ 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Dubuque Museum of Art, 701 Locust St.
Dubuque, IA 52001 United States
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Presented by Duane Hagerty, CEO, Heritage Works Dubuque Learn about the architecture and construction methods of Dubuque's two important brewery complexes:  The Dubuque Brewing and Malting Complex (also known as the H&W Complex) and the Dubuque Star Brewery Complex. Free. Feel free to bring a sack lunch (Lunch not provided)

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June 2018

VINTAGE: A TERRIFIC TAG SALE TO BENEFIT THE MUSEUM

June 1 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Preview Party, Friday, June 1, 5-8 pm Admission: $20 ($15 DuMA members) Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM | Sunday: 11 AM – 4 PM Free admission and parking on Saturday and Sunday. You won’t want to miss this tag sale of vintage décor, home furnishings and stylish accessories at bargain prices. Moving? Downsizing? Cleaning out? Let someone else enjoy your beautiful things. A volunteer committee and appraiser will appropriately price all items for sale. Watch for more details about this event on Facebook and in the museum’s…

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