Levey: Children’s Museum 5K is just around corner

It is almost May, which means it is time to register for the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire’s 5K Road Race and Kid-Venture Course in Dover. Generally attracting large spectator crowds, the race is further distinguished by a nearly festival-like atmosphere.

“The runners can see that most of Henry Law Park is set up like a huge festival with a ton of great food,” said race director Sarah Strangas, Children’s Museum of New Hampshire (CMNH) director of finance and human resources. “They know they have a lot to look forward to at the end of the

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‘Bodies Revealed’ exhibit of preserved human bodies opens Saturday at Science Museum Oklahoma


The traveling exhibit “Bodies Revealed” opens April 29 at Science Museum Oklahoma. Photo provided

A version of this story appears in Tuesday’s Healthy Life section of The Oklahoman.

‘Bodies Revealed’ opens at Science Museum Oklahoma

The “Bodies” are back.

A decade after “Our Body: The Universe Within,” a collection of human bodies dissected and preserved in a peculiar plasticized state, drew thousands of fascinated visitors to Science Museum Oklahoma, the related traveling exhibition “Bodies Revealed” opens Saturday at the museum.

Anticipation for the exhibit is high, said Clint Stone, the museum’s director of education

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Expo encourages residents to visit area museums

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MARSHALL — There’s a lot of history to discover in southwest Minnesota, and area museums are encouraging people to come and see it for themselves this summer.

The table displays on the second level of the Lyon County Museum Saturday brought together pieces of local history — artifacts from the collections of Tracy’s Wheels Across the Prairie Museum, the Balaton Historical Society, and more. But visitors could also learn about history around the region. The curators and interpreters at the Museum Expo represented communities from Lyon,

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Community Notes

CARE day

CARE for the Cape and Islands will hold its fourth annual CARE for the Cape and Islands Day from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 10 at Nobska Light in Woods Hole. The public is welcome to join in the beautification and preservation measures that will be taking place on the grounds of this historic lighthouse during this event.

Participants will learn about the lighthouse from Friends of Nobska Light, and will have the opportunity to tour the keeper’s home and lighthouse, network with volunteers from the business community and meet the six recipients of

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Discounted admission for Dundee attractions

Dundee Museum of Transport and HM Frigate Unicorn will have a joint discounted admission ticket for the next six months.

The ticketing scheme will allow visitors to enjoy both attractions at a reduced cost of £16 — a £6 saving for a family of four and a £2 saving for two adults.

The tickets are valid for general admission to the attractions over a seven-day period.

Both of the venues will continue to offer free admission to children under the age of five.

Tickets will be available for purchase at both venues and also from the Visit Scotland Dundee iCentre from May 1.

Samantha Bannerman,

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Miami Museum Month Celebrates New Openings and Great Offers …

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Greater Miami Convention Visitors Bureau is proud to celebrate
Miami Museum Month during the month of May, with much anticipated museum
openings and can’t miss “Buy One, Get One Free” admissions and
membership savings. Visit MiamiMuseumMonth.com
to download coupons and incentives to explore Miami The Beaches’ most
renowned collections of art and culture. Official sponsor Citibank® will

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Miami Museum Month Celebrates New Openings and Great Offers

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–

The Greater Miami Convention Visitors Bureau is proud to celebrate Miami Museum Month during the month of May, with much anticipated museum openings and can’t miss “Buy One, Get One Free” admissions and membership savings. Visit MiamiMuseumMonth.com to download coupons and incentives to explore Miami The Beaches’ most renowned collections of art and culture. Official sponsor Citibank® will also provide cardholders with a 10% discount at participating museum stores for the month-long program.

This Smart News Release features multimedia.

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McClung Museum Store to Host Sale During Orange and White Game April 22

UT’s McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture will offer its store shoppers a 10 percent discount on Saturday, April 22, the day of the Orange and White game.

The museum store will be open on game day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The museum store is next to the tailgating festivities in Circle Park, just a short walk from the stadium. The sale will include cards, books, toys, jewelry, stuffed animals, and

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Get into the Milwaukee Art Museum for free this weekend – WTMJ

MILWAUKEE — Looking for something to do this weekend? The Milwaukee Art Museum and Sendik’s have you covered.

Visitors who bring a Sendik’s “red bag” to the Art Museum either Saturday or Sunday will get one free admission, or half off a new family or dual membership.

The promotion is eco-friendly – the museum says all collected bags will be recycled or used. One bag will be accepted per person. Kids 12 and under are always free.

Art fans who take advantage of the deal will be able to browse the museum’s newest exhibit, “How Posters Work,” which opened

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Get into the Milwaukee Art Museum for free this weekend – TMJ4.com – WTMJ

MILWAUKEE — Looking for something to do this weekend? The Milwaukee Art Museum and Sendik’s have you covered.

Visitors who bring a Sendik’s “red bag” to the Art Museum either Saturday or Sunday will get one free admission, or half off a new family or dual membership.

The promotion is eco-friendly – the museum says all collected bags will be recycled or used. One bag will be accepted per person. Kids 12 and under are always free.

Art fans who take advantage of the deal will be able to browse the museum’s newest exhibit, “How Posters Work,” which opened

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