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Sheldon Connections | Summer Vacation Edition!

Saturday, June 22, 2024 - 10:30am

Sheldon Connections, the museum’s discussion series for members, celebrates summer with a vacation edition for all ages—especially families with children preschool through elementary ages.

Think about what artists convey when they make abstract works of art, while looking closely at the exhibition Sheldon in Focus: The New York School. Get creative making suncatchers and enjoy fruit and snacks in Sheldon’s Great Hall.

If you're not yet a member, join today by emailing sheldonmembership@unl.edu or calling 402.472.3258.

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Yoga at Sheldon

Sunday, June 23, 2024 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Lotus House of Yoga presents a free yoga and mindful movement class in the museum’s Great Hall. The hour-long vinyasa-style class is suitable for all skill levels. Bring a yoga mat and dress comfortably. Space is limited; register at go.unl.edu/sheldon-yoga.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Around Town Storytime at Sheldon

Friday, June 28, 2024 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Lincoln City Libraries and Sheldon will host a half hour of art-inspired stories with movement, music, and more. Around Town Storytime is geared toward children 5 years old and under, but all ages are welcome.

This event is free and open to the public.

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First Friday at Sheldon Museum of Art

Friday, July 5, 2024 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Start your weekend off with First Friday at Sheldon. Explore the spring semester exhibitions, which close on July 7. This event is free and open to the public.

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Sheldon Connections | Summer Vacation Edition!

Sunday, July 7, 2024 - 1:00pm

Sheldon Connections, the museum’s discussion series for members, celebrates summer with a vacation edition for all ages—especially families with children preschool through elementary ages.

Practice close looking at works of art on the final day of the museum’s spring exhibitions. Make friendship bracelets in Sheldon’s Great Hall and enjoy summer snacks.

If you're not yet a member, join today by emailing sheldonmembership@unl.edu or calling 402.472.3258.

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Sheldon Connections | Summer Vacation Edition!

Saturday, August 3, 2024 - 10:00am

Sheldon Connections, the museum’s discussion series for members, celebrates summer with a vacation edition for all ages—especially families with children preschool through elementary ages.

Examine several of Sheldon’s sculptures on campus and make art in the great outdoors! Sunhats are welcome, though we will focus on works of art in the shade. Take advantage of the sun to make solar prints and cool off with a popsicle.

If you're not yet a member, join today by emailing sheldonmembership@unl.edu or calling 402.472.3258.

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