December 2014 – June 2015
First Thursday: Night of Illumination: Be the first to purchase a tree or wreath at the 41st Annual Festival of Trees & Traditions with music by DJ Jon Eastman, a holiday-inspired art activity, a sneak peek of CONNetic Dance’s The Nutcracker Suite & Spicy, a photo booth hosted by Yelp and more! Cocktails and treats provided by Onyx Moonshine, Olde Burnside Brewing Company, NoRA Cupcakes, Infinity Music Hall & Bistro and Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ. Film at 8pm: The Shop Around the Corner.
*$8; $3 for members and students with ID (includes film).
Facebook event here.
View photos from last year’s December First Thursday!
First Thursday After Hours: Join us the first Thursday of every month for extended exhibition hours, music, cocktails, food, art activities, a film & more!
*As a museum fundraiser $3 is added to all admissions during Festival of Trees & Traditions.
Film: The Shop Around the Corner: In this comedic holiday classic, two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realizing that they’re falling in love through the mail as each other’s anonymous pen pal. 1942. USA. 99 min. Not Rated. B&W. Directed by Ernst Lubitsch. Starring Margaret Sullavan and James Stewart.
Free with admission to First Thursday: Night of Illumination!
Presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.
First Thursday is CANCELED on January 1, 2015 for the New Year’s holiday.
See you on February 5 for First Thursday: Tunnel of Love!
First Thursday: Tunnel of Love: Join us for tours of Coney Island, ragtime jazz by the Artists Collective, Valentine’s Day card-making with Hartford Prints! and speed dating! Free snacks and cash bar. Film at 8 pm: The Gilded Lily.