Art Openings, Reception & Children's Art Activity
12:00 to 4:30 p.m.: Opening and Meet the Artists
1:00 to 4:00 p.m.: Reception & Free Art Activity for Children
"Saddle Up: Art and Artifacts of the Old West" in the Windows Gallery - Capture the spirit of the historic “American West” with paintings, photography and artifacts. This is the story of the western expansion primarily during the second half of the 19th century. It's the history of the pioneers moving across the Native American lands, opening new frontiers and causing devastating changes to native life. It is also the stories cowboys: of true grit versus the romantic myth of the American Cowboy. The exhibition is a chance to step back in history, feeling life on the range and the explorations of the frontier.Museum-wide from 12:00 - 4:30 pm.