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UPCOMING

July — October 2020
Seaport Art Walk
See sculptures and murals inspired by Lighting the Way as you walk along New Bedford’s working waterfront in the Seaport Cultural District.
(Seaport Art Walk 2020 is a collaboration of New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford Creative, the City of New Bedford’s Tourism Department, New Bedford Harbor Development Commission, UMASS Dartmouth, and Bristol Community College).

August 6, 2020
Exhibition opening date for In the Neighborhood

September 3, 2020
Exhibition opening date for Ripples. Through a Wampanoag Lens

POSTPONED: Thursday, April 9, 2020
Author Talk: Peggi Medeiros – “Harriet Jacobs in New Bedford”
(In collaboration with The Local History Guild)

POSTPONED: Saturday, April 18, 2020
Lighting the Way to Equality Forum & Resource Fair
(in collaboration with YWCA of Southeastern MA)

 

PAST

May 1–31, 2020
Lighting the Way for All: Watch and Vote

Thursday, March 12, 2020
IGNITE: A Youth Showcase of Art Inspired by Historic Women of the SouthCoast
(in collaboration with YWCA of Southeastern MA)

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Submission deadline for IGNITE: A Youth Showcase of Art Inspired by Historic Women of the SouthCoast

Monday, February 17, 2020
Lighting the Way Hands-On Art Workshop
(in collaboration with YWCA of Southeastern MA)

November 14, 2019
Teaching the Freed People: Reading the Diary of Ellen Kempton
Ivy MacMahon and Lee Blake of the New Bedford Historical Society shared the found diary of Ellen Kempton, an abolitionist who traveled South to teach after the Civil War.
(In collaboration with The Local History Guild)

 
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