Clockwork singing bird in gilt cage, c. 1870, Unknown Swiss Maker. Automaton, possibly a real bird. Base is wood painted blue and gold with floral inlay. Wir...
POPnology at the Museum of Science
Experience a fusion of science fiction and science fact in the Museum's newest temporary exhibition celebrating and exploring the greatest works of innovation and imagination in history!
Garden club wins award for work at Nickels
For its restoration of the 1930s gardens at Historic New England’s Nickels-Sortwell House in Wiscasset, Maine, the Garden Club of Wiscasset is the winner of the Longfellow Pitcher for Preservation of Beauty award. The club received the award at the Garden Club Federation of Maine’s annual convention on June 21 Starting in the spring of 2015, members of the garden club worked with Historic New England to research appropriate plantings, design plans for the layout of the garden beds, order perennials, and raise annuals from seed. The project included pruning old climbing roses and planting foxgloves, peonies, delphinium, lilies, and phlox “I’m so impressed with their creative ideas and hard work,” says Historic New England Preservation…
Coming Attractions: March 13 through 28 — What Will Light Your Fire » The Arts Fuse
[UPDATED] Arts Fuse critics select the best in film, dance, theater, music, and author events for the coming weeks By The Arts Fuse Staff Due to the impending blizzard, some events scheduled for Tuesday, March 14, have been cancelled. Check the individual listings below for confirmed cancellations Film AMC Boston Common, Boston, MA Maureen is the personal shopper for a high-powered German model/designer and jet-setter who demands an endless supply of clothes and accessories be procured and delivered to her. But Maureen has just suffered a personal trauma: her beloved twin brother, Lewis, to whom she was intensely attached, died due to a congenital heart condition. She is also a medium, and attempts to communicate with…
CONSIDER THIS: Chennault International Airshow
I imagine there are places in the world where the sight of F-16 is pretty frightening.
Julia Roberts as the world's most beautiful woman: 'What white nonsense is this?'
After Julia Roberts was named People's most beautiful woman in the world for the fifth time in 28 years, some of the most amusing gifs ...