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Jun
23
Fri
ROMP Festival 2017 @ Yellow Creek Park
Jun 23 @ 8:00 am – 11:45 pm
ROMP Festival 2017 @ Yellow Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

ROMP Festival 2017

June 21-24, 2017

ROMP Festival is a bluegrass roots and branches festival held on June 21 thru June 24, 2017.  Featuring musical acts, camping, kids activities and more!

Visit www.rompfest.com to see the artists lineup, daily schedule, and more detailed information!

 

2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden

June 19 – June 25, 2017

Over 700+named daylily varieties will be spotlighted in varying ways as the festival opens.  Dining alongside the daylilies, a day planned especially for ROMP early arrivals, guided tours & a daylily sale with highlight the opening days.

Hot Air Balloonists arrive on Friday evening, June 23rd, and offer the first of four opportunities for Balloon Full Flights by reservation  (270) 993-1234; $200 per person.

In addition to Full Flights & Tethered Rides ($10 – 1st come, 1st served), early morning and evening on Saturday, June 24th, also scheduled are children’s activities (4:00 PM), a food court, cold air walk in a balloon, inflatable fun & the finale: A Balloon Glow.

Sunday morning will be the final opportunity to schedule a full flight by reservation (270) 993-1234. 

Activity times will vary each day, please check The Garden’s website or call The Garden (270) 852-8925 for details and balloon flight schedules http://www.wkbg.org/daylily-festival.html

Admission: $3.00 daily for all balloon activity days June 23rd, 24th, & 25, everyone except children under 2 years. 

Regular admission applies for all other days of the festival. Members-free, adults – $5, seniors – $3, youth-$1

 

 

Summer Camp: Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Gulliver’s Travel” @ RiverPark Center
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Summer Camp: Missoula Children's Theatre Presents "Gulliver's Travel" @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Summer Camp:  Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Gulliver’s Travels”

June 19 – 23rd, 2017

Grades entering: 1st – 12th

The RiverPark  Center and Missoula Children’s Theatre invite your child to participate in an unforgettable summer theatre experience.  In one week, your child will take classes in acting, movement, stagecraft makeup, and participate as actors, singers, dancers and stagehands and assistant directors in an original large cast musical.

In this timeless tale Gulliver finds himself lost in space with nothing but an invisible FORCE to guide him on an incredible journey!

Visit RiverPark Center’s website http://riverparkcenter.org/event/missoula-childrens-theatre-presents-gullivers-travels/ for detailed information on registration, drop-off, camp and after-care.

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017 “World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017. Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

40th Anniversary Celebration

40 Years of Great Art

April 29th thru July 16th

Highlights of the Permanent Collection of American and European fine and decorative arts dating from the 16th Century to the present, acquired during the museum’s first four decades, are featured in this 40th Anniversary Exhibition.

Museum Hours:  Tues. thru Fri. 12 pm – 5 pm; Sat. & Sun. 1 pm – 4 pm

 

Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Kids and Art in Artland

ARTLAND, an exciting new dimension in education, is an interactive art studio created especially for children ages 4 to 10. It is a special place designed to challenge and stimulate the imagination while allowing children to create works of art at their own pace.

 ARTLAND is FREE and open to all.

Hours:  Tuesday thru Friday 12 – 5 PM; Saturday & Sunday 1 PM – 4 PM, Closed Mondays and Holidays

 

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour! Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine Museum is closed on Mondays.

10th Annual “Fireworks in The Park” @ Whitesville Community Park
Jun 23 @ 5:00 pm
10th Annual "Fireworks in The Park" @ Whitesville Community Park | Whitesville | Kentucky | United States

10th Annual “Fireworks in The Park”

Friday, June 23, Whitesville Park

The fun festivities begin at 5 PM in the Whitesville Park on Kentucky 54 with food vendors, inflatables, arts and crafts, and lots of children activities.  Music will begin at 6 PM with FIREWORKS starting at dust!  Only a short scenic drive to enjoy a fun time for the whole family and celebrate Independence Day!!

For more information call Whitesville City Hall 270-233-5666.

 

Rosine Barn Jamboree @ Rosine Barn
Jun 23 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Rosine Barn Jamboree @ Rosine Barn | Horse Branch | Kentucky | United States

Rosine Barn Jamboree

Doors Open at 5:30 PM

Live – Free Bluegrass Music every Friday Night til Mid-December in Rosine, KY, hometown of Bill Monroe “the Father of Bluegrass”.  Bring your lawn chair or get there early.  Doors open at 5:30 PM – jam sessions until 7:00 PM.  Shows begin at 7:00 PM, hear local bands from Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana and more.  Three shows nightly, many nights there are “special guests” dropping in to pick and play!  Bring your fiddle, banjo, mandolin or come to listen to “Bluegrass”!

Check out the Rosine Barn Jamboree facebook page for more interesting tidbits https://www.facebook.com/rosinebarnjamboree/

 

Friday After 5 @ RiverPark Center Thru Smothers Park to Owensboro Convention Center
Jun 23 @ 6:30 pm
Friday After 5 @ RiverPark Center Thru Smothers Park to Owensboro Convention Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Friday After 5

Friday After 5 is a summer-long series of FREE outdoor concerts held each Friday evening on the beautiful Owensboro riverfront from the RiverPark Center through Smothers Park to the Owensboro Convention Center.

Visit http://fridayafter5.com/ for a detailed schedule of performers.

 

Jun
24
Sat
BPA Baseball @ Fisher Park
Jun 24 all-day
BPA Baseball @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

BPA Baseball

June 24 – June 25

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market
Jun 24 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro Regional Farmers Market

1205 Triplett Street, Corners of Triplett and E. Parish Ave.

Sat., April 22 thru October 28, 2017, 8am – 1pm

Tues. & Thurs., June 1 thru October 26, 2017, 8am – 1pm

Wed., Owensboro Health, Jun. 7 thru Sep. 27, 2017, 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This is a farmers market having fresh produce, meats, baked goods and a lot more!!

Visit our website: http://www.owensbororegionalfarmersmarket.org/

Check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OwensboroRegionalFarmersMarket/

ROMP Festival 2017 @ Yellow Creek Park
Jun 24 @ 8:00 am – 11:45 pm
ROMP Festival 2017 @ Yellow Creek Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

ROMP Festival 2017

June 21-24, 2017

ROMP Festival is a bluegrass roots and branches festival held on June 21 thru June 24, 2017.  Featuring musical acts, camping, kids activities and more!

Visit www.rompfest.com to see the artists lineup, daily schedule, and more detailed information!

 

2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden

June 19 – June 25, 2017

Over 700+named daylily varieties will be spotlighted in varying ways as the festival opens.  Dining alongside the daylilies, a day planned especially for ROMP early arrivals, guided tours & a daylily sale with highlight the opening days.

Hot Air Balloonists arrive on Friday evening, June 23rd, and offer the first of four opportunities for Balloon Full Flights by reservation  (270) 993-1234; $200 per person.

In addition to Full Flights & Tethered Rides ($10 – 1st come, 1st served), early morning and evening on Saturday, June 24th, also scheduled are children’s activities (4:00 PM), a food court, cold air walk in a balloon, inflatable fun & the finale: A Balloon Glow.

Sunday morning will be the final opportunity to schedule a full flight by reservation (270) 993-1234. 

Activity times will vary each day, please check The Garden’s website or call The Garden (270) 852-8925 for details and balloon flight schedules http://www.wkbg.org/daylily-festival.html

Admission: $3.00 daily for all balloon activity days June 23rd, 24th, & 25, everyone except children under 2 years. 

Regular admission applies for all other days of the festival. Members-free, adults – $5, seniors – $3, youth-$1

 

 

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017 “World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017. Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

Trunnell’s Community Picnic Day @ Trunnell's Hwy 54 Farm Market
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Trunnell's Community Picnic Day @ Trunnell's Hwy 54 Farm Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Trunnell’s Community Picnic Day

Trunnell’s Farm Market will be having a buffet of delicious picnic food to choose from, and to top it off delicious homemade peach ice cream. Have a delightful picnic with your family on the patio, play backyard games, mingle with neighbors, and experience great food!

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 24 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine!

Museum is closed on Mondays!

40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

40th Anniversary Celebration

40 Years of Great Art

April 29th thru July 16th

Highlights of the Permanent Collection of American and European fine and decorative arts dating from the 16th Century to the present, acquired during the museum’s first four decades, are featured in this 40th Anniversary Exhibition.

Museum Hours:  Tues. thru Fri. 12 pm – 5 pm; Sat. & Sun. 1 pm – 4 pm

 

 

Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Kids and Art in Artland

ARTLAND, an exciting new dimension in education, is an interactive art studio created especially for children ages 4 to 10. It is a special place designed to challenge and stimulate the imagination while allowing children to create works of art at their own pace.

ARTLAND is FREE and open to all.

Hours:  Closed on Mondays; Tuesday thru Friday 10 AM – 5 PM; Saturday & Sunday 1 PM – 4PM; Closed Holidays

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour! Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine Museum is closed on Mondays.

LIVE on the Banks @ Smothers Park Overlook Stage
Jun 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
LIVE on the Banks @ Smothers Park Overlook Stage | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

LIVE on the Banks

Saturdays 5/20/17 – 9/30/17

Smothers Park Overlook Stage

LIVE on the Banks is a FREE, outdoor concert series on Saturday nights May thru September at the River Overlook Stage in Downtown Owensboro, KY.  Presented by the City of Owensboro.

Jun
25
Sun
BPA Baseball @ Fisher Park
Jun 25 all-day
BPA Baseball @ Fisher Park | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

BPA Baseball

June 24 – June 25

Fisher Park, 3900 W 5th Street Road, Owensboro, KY 42301

2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden @ Western Kentucky Botanical Garden | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

2017 Dazzling Daylilies Festival with Balloons Over the Garden

June 19 – June 25, 2017

Over 700+named daylily varieties will be spotlighted in varying ways as the festival opens.  Dining alongside the daylilies, a day planned especially for ROMP early arrivals, guided tours & a daylily sale with highlight the opening days.

Hot Air Balloonists arrive on Friday evening, June 23rd, and offer the first of four opportunities for Balloon Full Flights by reservation  (270) 993-1234; $200 per person.

In addition to Full Flights & Tethered Rides ($10 – 1st come, 1st served), early morning and evening on Saturday, June 24th, also scheduled are children’s activities (4:00 PM), a food court, cold air walk in a balloon, inflatable fun & the finale: A Balloon Glow.

Sunday morning will be the final opportunity to schedule a full flight by reservation (270) 993-1234. 

Activity times will vary each day, please check The Garden’s website or call The Garden (270) 852-8925 for details and balloon flight schedules http://www.wkbg.org/daylily-festival.html

Admission: $3.00 daily for all balloon activity days June 23rd, 24th, & 25, everyone except children under 2 years. 

Regular admission applies for all other days of the festival. Members-free, adults – $5, seniors – $3, youth-$1

 

 

“World War I and American” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
"World War I and American" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017

“World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017.

Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

40th Anniversary Celebration

40 Years of Great Art

April 29th thru July 16th

Highlights of the Permanent Collection of American and European fine and decorative arts dating from the 16th Century to the present, acquired during the museum’s first four decades, are featured in this 40th Anniversary Exhibition.

Museum Hours:  Tues. thru Fri. 12 pm – 5 pm; Sat. & Sun. 1 pm – 4 pm

 

 

Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Kids and Art in Artland

ARTLAND, an exciting new dimension in education, is an interactive art studio created especially for children ages 4 to 10. It is a special place designed to challenge and stimulate the imagination while allowing children to create works of art at their own pace.

ARTLAND is FREE and open to all.

Hours:  Closed on Mondays; Tuesday thru Friday 10 AM – 5 PM; Saturday & Sunday 1 PM – 4PM; Closed Holidays

Movies on the River featuring “Sing” @ RiverPark Center
Jun 25 @ 7:30 pm
Movies on the River featuring "Sing" @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Movies on the River featuring “Sing”

Sunday, June 25th

Movies Begin at Dusk

Join us for Movies on the River where families come together for FREE films and fun on the riverfront!  Come and enjoy this quirky animated musical, “Sing”, where a theater-owner koala stages a grand singing competition for the world’s animals to save his elegant theater.

Concessions will be available, please do not bring coolers or pets.

Jun
26
Mon
School’s Out Science Camp at OMSH! @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 26 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
School's Out Science Camp at OMSH! @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

School’s Out Science Camp at OMSH!

Two Camps: June 26-30 & July 10-14/Grades K-5

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Owensboro Museum of Science & History

A partnership between OMSH and Kentucky Science Center!

To register or for complete detailed information visit kysciencecenter.org or call 502-560-7128

OMSH contact Debbie Stites, (270) 687-2732, [email protected]

 

Summer Camp: Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Treasure Island” @ RiverPark Center
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Summer Camp: Missoula Children's Theatre Presents "Treasure Island" @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Summer Camp: Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Treasure Island”

June 26-30th, 2017

Grades entering: 1st – 12th

The RiverPark  Center and Missoula Children’s Theatre invite your child to participate in an unforgettable summer theatre experience.  In one week, your child will take classes in acting, movement, stagecraft makeup, and participate as actors, singers, dancers and stagehands and assistant directors in an original large cast musical.

The tale of  Treasure Island tells of an mischievous young lad, Jim Hawkins, longing for adventure takes to the sea with the legendary pirate, Long John Silvers, in search for hidden treasures.  Afterward an adventurous quest and the treasure is found then at last they are homeward bound.

Visit RiverPark Center’s website http://riverparkcenter.org/event/missoula-childrens-theatre-presents-treasure-island/ for detailed information on registration, drop-off, camp and after-care.

 

Jun
27
Tue
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Owensboro Regional Farmers Market @ Owensboro Regional Farmers Market | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Owensboro Regional Farmers Market

Corners of Triplett Street and E. Parish Avenue

Sat.  Apr. 22 thru Oct. 28, 2017, 8 am – 1 pm

Tues. & Thurs. Jun. 1 thru Oct. 26, 2017, 8 am – 1 pm

Wed. Owensboro Health, Jun. 7 thru Sep. 9, 2017, 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This a farmers market having fresh produce, meats, baked goods and a lot more!!

Visit our website:http://www.owensbororegionalfarmersmarket.org/

Check us out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OwensboroRegionalFarmersMarket/

 

 

School’s Out Science Camp at OMSH! @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
School's Out Science Camp at OMSH! @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

School’s Out Science Camp at OMSH!

Two Camps: June 26-30 & July 10-14/Grades K-5

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Owensboro Museum of Science & History

A partnership between OMSH and Kentucky Science Center!

To register or for complete detailed information visit kysciencecenter.org or call 502-560-7128

OMSH contact Debbie Stites, (270) 687-2732, [email protected]

 

Summer Camp: Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Treasure Island” @ RiverPark Center
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Summer Camp: Missoula Children's Theatre Presents "Treasure Island" @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Summer Camp: Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Treasure Island”

June 26-30th, 2017

Grades entering: 1st – 12th

The RiverPark  Center and Missoula Children’s Theatre invite your child to participate in an unforgettable summer theatre experience.  In one week, your child will take classes in acting, movement, stagecraft makeup, and participate as actors, singers, dancers and stagehands and assistant directors in an original large cast musical.

The tale of  Treasure Island tells of an mischievous young lad, Jim Hawkins, longing for adventure takes to the sea with the legendary pirate, Long John Silvers, in search for hidden treasures.  Afterward an adventurous quest and the treasure is found then at last they are homeward bound.

Visit RiverPark Center’s website http://riverparkcenter.org/event/missoula-childrens-theatre-presents-treasure-island/ for detailed information on registration, drop-off, camp and after-care.

 

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017 “World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017. Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

40th Anniversary Celebration

40 Years of Great Art

April 29th thru July 16th

Highlights of the Permanent Collection of American and European fine and decorative arts dating from the 16th Century to the present, acquired during the museum’s first four decades, are featured in this 40th Anniversary Exhibition.

Museum Hours:  Tues. thru Fri. 12 pm – 5 pm; Sat. & Sun. 1 pm – 4 pm

 

Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kids and Art in Artland @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Kids and Art in Artland

ARTLAND, an exciting new dimension in education, is an interactive art studio created especially for children ages 4 to 10. It is a special place designed to challenge and stimulate the imagination while allowing children to create works of art at their own pace.

 ARTLAND is FREE and open to all.

Hours:  Tuesday thru Friday 12 – 5 PM; Saturday & Sunday 1 PM – 4 PM, Closed Mondays and Holidays

 

Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Coal Mine Tour @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Historic Coal Mine Tour – The Day in the Life of a 1930’s Rudy Coal Mine Miner Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930’s time period. This tour is include with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour! Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM Location: Begins in our 1st Floor Gift shop area- Ends in The Coal Mine Museum is closed on Mondays.

Jun
28
Wed
School’s Out Science Camp at OMSH! @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 28 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
School's Out Science Camp at OMSH! @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

School’s Out Science Camp at OMSH!

Two Camps: June 26-30 & July 10-14/Grades K-5

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Owensboro Museum of Science & History

A partnership between OMSH and Kentucky Science Center!

To register or for complete detailed information visit kysciencecenter.org or call 502-560-7128

OMSH contact Debbie Stites, (270) 687-2732, [email protected]

 

Summer Camp: Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Treasure Island” @ RiverPark Center
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Summer Camp: Missoula Children's Theatre Presents "Treasure Island" @ RiverPark Center | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

Summer Camp: Missoula Children’s Theatre Presents “Treasure Island”

June 26-30th, 2017

Grades entering: 1st – 12th

The RiverPark  Center and Missoula Children’s Theatre invite your child to participate in an unforgettable summer theatre experience.  In one week, your child will take classes in acting, movement, stagecraft makeup, and participate as actors, singers, dancers and stagehands and assistant directors in an original large cast musical.

The tale of  Treasure Island tells of an mischievous young lad, Jim Hawkins, longing for adventure takes to the sea with the legendary pirate, Long John Silvers, in search for hidden treasures.  Afterward an adventurous quest and the treasure is found then at last they are homeward bound.

Visit RiverPark Center’s website http://riverparkcenter.org/event/missoula-childrens-theatre-presents-treasure-island/ for detailed information on registration, drop-off, camp and after-care.

 

“World War I and America” Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
"World War I and America" Exhibit @ Owensboro Museum of Science and History | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

“World War I and America” Exhibit

April 1, 2017 thru November 11, 2017 “World War I and American”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  April 6, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entrance into World War I.  Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort.  The exhibit will run April 1st through November 11, 2017. Museum Hours:  Closed on Monday, Tuesday through Saturday 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm.

40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
Jun 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
40th Anniversary Celebration @ Owensboro Museum of Fine Art | Owensboro | Kentucky | United States

40th Anniversary Celebration

40 Years of Great Art

April 29th thru July 16th

Highlights of the Permanent Collection of American and European fine and decorative arts dating from the 16th Century to the present, acquired during the museum’s first four decades, are featured in this 40th Anniversary Exhibition.

Museum Hours:  Tues. thru Fri. 12 pm – 5 pm; Sat. & Sun. 1 pm – 4 pm