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Women in Aviation Exhibit
March 7, 2016 - May 7, 2016

A collection of images comes from the Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Collection at the Library of Congress. These successive government endeavors intended to document American life from the great depression era and through the first years of WWII. Photographer Alfred T. Palmer took many of the images presented here capturing the woman-led production in dramatically lit Kodachrome photos.

 

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TINKERTOY®: Build Your Imagination™
May 14, 2016 - September 10, 2016

Exhibit Opens May 14th and is at the Museum until Sept. 10th

TINKERTOY®: Build Your Imagination™ is a new educational exhibit that combines the open-ended and inventive play qualities of the timeless TINKERTOY® construction set with GE’s innovative technologies that enrich our lives and our global community. Giant TINKERTOY® building pieces create a fantastic framework for all of the exhibit’s activities, and real TINKERTOY® construction sets take center stage in an awe-inspiring collection of TINKERTOY® pieces featured in a creative play area.

May

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TINKERTOY®: Build Your Imagination™ Opens
May 14, 2016

Opening day!

TINKERTOY®: Build Your Imagination™ is a new educational exhibit that combines the open-ended and inventive play qualities of the timeless TINKERTOY® construction set with GE’s innovative technologies that enrich our lives and our global community. Giant TINKERTOY® building pieces create a fantastic framework for all of the exhibit’s activities, and real TINKERTOY® construction sets take center stage in an awe-inspiring collection of TINKERTOY® pieces featured in a creative play area.

June

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Eagle Aviation Camp 2016
June 13, 2016

Save the date for Adventure Flight Camp June 13 – 17 (Students entering 3rd – 4th grade)

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Eagle Aviation Camp 2016
June 20, 2016

Save the date for Eagle Aviation Camp Beginner June 20 – 24 (Students entering 5th – 6th grade)

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Eagle Aviation Camp 2016
June 27, 2016

Save the date for the Eagle Aviation Camp Advanced from June 27 – July 1st (Students entering 7th – 9th grade)

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October

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America’s Road: The Journey of Route 66
October 8, 2016

America’s Road: The Journey of Route 66 – Oct. 8, 2016 – Jan. 27, 2017

Route 66 is emblematic of the American experience. Nearly every aspect of 20th century United States history is reflected in the story of the people and events along the Mother Road. Nearly a hundred years of highway culture can be found on the route that millions of people travel on every year, either in its entirety or in segments.

America’s Road: The Journey of Route 66 takes visitors on a geographical and historical tour of this iconic highway that stretches 2,448 miles and crosses through eight states. The exhibit features stories, artifacts, and images, as well as several inter-actives. America’s Road also features a photo essay created by photographer and author, Russell Olsen, who researched and photographed 75 classic Route 66 service stations, motor courts, cafes, and scenes.

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