Monthly Archives: December 2016

APPLY FOR ’17 STUDENT SUMMER POSITION

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APPLY FOR ’17 STUDENT SUMMER POSITION The Niagara History Center is taking applications from now through April 4, 2017, to fill a student position funded by the Grigg Lewis Foundation Workership Program at the museum this summer. The grant will support the student position of an office assistant. This individual will work from mid-May to Continue Reading

BEADWORK PINCUSHION CLASS

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BEADWORK PINCUSHION CLASS – You can learn to make a unique beaded Victorian Pin Cushion at a new History Center class on four Tuesdays, Feb. 7, 14, 28, and March 7. Instructor Stephanie Drehs will lead a class in creating and beading a pincushion that will feature a flag and an eagle in the design. Continue Reading

NEW EXHIBIT “GORGEOUS GLASSWARE”

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NEW EXHIBIT “GORGEOUS GLASSWARE” – A new glassware exhibit presents a wide variety of late 19th and early 20th century pieces. You may have heard of Carnival Glass, but did you know it earned its name as cheaply made pieces given away at carnivals and promotions? Compotes, like those shown above, were serving dishes originally Continue Reading

NEW BOND HOUSE WEEKEND HOURS

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NEW BOND HOUSE WEEKEND HOURS: The Bond House Christmas Exhibit hours on weekends have been changed due to volunteer availability. The Bond House will be open SATURDAY, DEC. 10, and SATURDAY, DEC. 17, from 1-3:30 pm. This is a change from what was previously announced. We’re sorry for any confusion or inconvenience. We can also Continue Reading