The history of the Powys is rich and these memories have been preserved by our community museums. Museums tell the story not only of our communities, but also of those who created them long ago, and their work is still appreciated today. Powys has a multitude of museums with a difference. The County Times shares …

This post expresses the views and opinions of the authors and not necessarily those of the management or staff of The Sun Times News. Lakehurst Borough Historical Society Museum Come visit the Lakehurst Historical Society Museum Museums don’t bury the past, they keep the past alive! The Lakehurst Borough Historical Society Museum maintains a collection …

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh aims to expand access to its four museums through a group of new Community Access memberships. The program includes a free membership for teens, a $ 20 family access membership, and a free organizational access membership available to eligible community nonprofits. The free teenage membership, open to youth aged 13-18, remains …

Willmar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, statutory holidays, $ 3 for adults 12 and under and Kandiyohi County Historical Society members admitted free, 320-235- 1881, located at Business Highway 71 North Station across from Robbins Island. The museum has a number of featured exhibits. In addition to the …

The Smithsonian Libraries and Archives receives dozens of inquiries each year from students and recent graduates about the archival profession and how to become an archivist. Since this is such a popular topic, we have decided to make our answers to the most common questions accessible to a wider audience. While the answers below are …

Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced the government would invest £ 850million to protect museums, galleries, libraries and local culture. He said: “Upgrading is also about protecting our unique culture and heritage: the British Museum, Tate Liverpool and the York Railway Museum”. Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries has guaranteed that more than 100 regional museums and libraries will …

Anthropologist Zelia Maria Magdalena Nuttall was an expert on Mesoamerican peoples and artefacts. A remarkable Mexican-American scholar, she helped change the conversation around pre-Columbian cultures. Many of his publications are held in the collections of the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives, and traces of his work can be found in repositories around the institution. Nuttall was …

MONTCLAIR, NJ – Montclair Public Library is one of 12 public libraries selected to participate in the New Jersey Library Association’s Access Navigators program. The libraries were selected following a rigorous application process and cover nine counties around New Jersey. The Access Navigators program will provide a cohort of qualified trainers (Navigators) to participating libraries. …

The Navajo Nation, which spans over 27,000 square miles, officially has only three libraries. But there are over 100 chapter houses: local governments and community centers that function much like libraries. “In each chapter house there is a very unique collection of books and materials in circulation,” said Donovan Pete, program supervisor of the Navajo …

Photo courtesy of Rosemary Washington “Layers,” an exhibit at the Elisabeth C. Miller Library by local artist Rosemary Washington, features a series of watercolors by the artist on natural and botanical subjects. An art designer since childhood, Washington – a self-taught painter – decided to return to painting for fun and creative fulfillment after her …