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 2014 - 2015 Seasonal Schedule

November

- José-María Cundín: El Novísimo Pastelario Vasco & PISCIS: A Marine Bestiary Premiere new works by the world-renowned Louisiana artist . The Opening Reception will be held Friday, November 14th, 6-8 P.M.  in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. A gallery talk will be given. This exhibit will be on display until December 30th.

School tours are FREE for any Calcasieu Parish schools, beginning November 18th, at 9:30 or 12:30 time periods. To schedule a school tour please contact the Museum at (337) 439-3797 or impmuseum@bellsouth.net. Curriculum guides will be available for teachers prior to tour.

Lunch & Learn - Tuesday, December 9th     CANCELED

Christmas & New Years Holiday Closures and Hours:

Dec 24 & 25 Closed | Dec 26 & 27 Open 10a.m. - 1 p.m. | Dec 31 & Jan 1 Closed


January

- Robbie Austin: GLIMMER TWINS - Exhibit will showcase new works by the Lake Charles native. The Opening Reception will be held Friday, January 16th, 6-8 P.M.  in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. A gallery talk will be given. This exhibit will be on display until February 27th. More information TBA.

March

- "Feathers & Fins"- The Annual Calcasieu Parish Public School K-12 students Juried Art Exhibit.  The Opening Reception will be held Thursday, March 19th, 5-7 P.M. in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. This exhibit will be on display until April 30th.

April

- BOOGALOO - Saturday, April 18th, 2015 8 - midnight. The Museum's annual fundraiser, Boogaloo is the biggest party of the year. Join us at the Cash and Carry on the corner of Broad and Enterprise for a night filled with fabulous music, great food from local chefs, and other noteworthy surprises. More information TBA.

May

- "Playing with Mud" - The exhibit will feature recent work by local ceramic artists Anita Ahrens, Julie Dalas, Charlene Kaough & friends. The Opening Reception will be held Thursday, May 14th, 6-8 P.M.  in the Gibson-Barham Gallery of the Imperial Calcasieu Museum. A gallery talk will be given. This exhibit will be on display until June 27th. More information TBA.

July

- Summer Film Series - On Thursdays of July: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, and August 7th & 13th. we will screen different films accompanied by a lecture and brief Q&A session following each film. Popcorn is free and refreshments are available for purchase.
- Summer Art Camp - We will have 3 one-week long sessions July 7-11, 14-18, & 21-25 at 9-11:30 a.m daily. Classes are open for students who have completed grades K through 8. Children will work on a variety of projects with mediums consisting of: drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics and more based on the study of Asian art techniques.