Calendar

November – December 2014

Nov
2
Sun
One Nosh Sunday: Museum Open @ Mizel Museum
Nov 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Visit the Museum and enjoy a snack on the first Sunday of each month! Bring the family or some friends and tour our core exhibit, 4,000 Year Road Trip: Gathering Sparks, to learn about Jewish history and culture through art, artifacts and multimedia – including video vignettes from our Community Narratives Project, which features first-person accounts by local community members.

*Occasionally, the Museum hosts programs or rentals that may limit visitors’ viewing experiences. Please call before visiting: 303-394-9993. Thank you!

Nov
9
Sun
Denver Arts Week! Free Admission to the Mizel Museum @ Mizel Museum
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Join us in celebrating Denver Arts Week with free admission to the Mizel Museum’s permanent exhibit “The 4,000 Year Road Trip”. The Museum will be open for free self-guided tours from 10:00 am -1:30 pm. No reservation required.

Nov
11
Tue
Denver Arts Week! Free Guided Tours of Babi Yar Park @ Babi Yar Park
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Enjoy a free guided tour of Babi Yar Park. The only one of its kind in the U.S., Denver’s Babi Yar Park memorializes the thousands of Jews, Roma, Ukrainians and others killed at the Babi Yar Ravine in Kiev, Ukraine, during the Holocaust. Bring your friends and family and experience a tour led by a professional museum educator.

Offered as part of Denver Arts Week.

RSVP for a Free Guided Tour of Babi Yar Park

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. Two tours available: 10 am and noon. Tours last approximately one hour, depending on group size.
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Nov
16
Sun
What on Earth?! Investigations of Human Impact on Our Home Planet @ Mizel Museum
Nov 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Part of the Museum’s New Potchke and Pastries Series!

Investigate our impact on Earth from the vantage point of space with cutting edge teaching artists Monica and Tyler Aiello. Explore the theory that we have entered a new geologic period, the Anthropocene, marked by human impact on Earth and its systems. Learning will be hands-on through art-making!. $36, materials and pastries included.

Nov
17
Mon
Place Matters: Artist Talk @ Buell Theatre at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts
Nov 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

View the Museum’s latest exhibit, installed at the Buell Theater in Fall 2014. Hear from artists about their works, which focus on The Power of Place in various ways. Don’t miss this powerful exhibit and presentation!

No registration necessary. Free and open to the public.

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Nov
27
Thu
Thanksgiving: Museum Closed
Nov 27 all-day
Nov
28
Fri
Thanksgiving: Museum Closed
Nov 28 all-day
Dec
4
Thu
People, Place and Thing: Shadow Boxes for the Modern World @ Mizel Museum
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Part of the Museum’s New Potchke and Pastries Series!

Join Scott Lyon, the lead artist of the Mizel Museum’s core exhibit, for a fun evening creating your own version of his famous shadow boxes. Bring cherished mementos, photographs, etc., and receive a kit to make your own shadow box along with Scott’s original wood cut embellishments. $36, materials and pastries included.

Dec
7
Sun
One Nosh Sunday: Museum Open @ Mizel Museum
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Visit the Museum and enjoy a snack on the first Sunday of each month! Bring the family or some friends and tour our core exhibit, 4,000 Year Road Trip: Gathering Sparks, to learn about Jewish history and culture through art, artifacts and multimedia – including video vignettes from our Community Narratives Project, which features first-person accounts by local community members.

*Occasionally, the Museum hosts programs or rentals that may limit visitors’ viewing experiences. Please call before visiting: 303-394-9993. Thank you!

Dec
9
Tue
Colorado Gives Day: Support the Museum
Dec 9 all-day