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Closed for Building Upgrades and the Installation of New Exhibitions

Saturday, May 27, 2023 - 10:00am to Thursday, August 17, 2023 - 4:00pm

The museum is closed to the public through August 17 for building upgrades and the installation of new exhibitions. Museum offices are open Monday through Friday. Call us at 402.472.2461.

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Field Trip Across Lincoln

Thursday, June 1, 2023 - 10:00am to Monday, July 31, 2023 - 5:00pm

Sheldon is once again participating in the Field Trip Across Lincoln and Beyond — this year with activity involves the museum's outdoor sculptures on the University of Nebraska City Campus.

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Around Town Storytime: Sheldon Museum of Art

Friday, June 30, 2023 - 10:30am to 11:00am

In partnership with Lincoln City Libraries, Sheldon Museum of Art will host a session of Around Town Storytime. Join us for a half hour of art-inspired stories with movement, music, and more. Around Town Storytimes are geared toward children ages 5 and under, but all ages are welcome.

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Teaching with Art at Sheldon: A Workshop for Faculty in All Disciplines

Tuesday, August 15, 2023 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Sheldon invites faculty to participate in a workshop on interdisciplinary pedagogy, using art from the museum’s collection. Learn about museum resources and strategies to enhance teaching and experiential learning. Hear from faculty members in engineering, political science, sociology, and teaching about ways they have incorporated art and visits to Sheldon into their classes.

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