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Care and handling workshop

April 7, 2009

This workshop at the newly opened Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising provides information on the care, display, and preservation of family artifacts.

Avenir Museum: Behind Closet Doors workshop & open house 
Saturday, April 11
Workshop 9:30 a.m.
Open House 11 a.m.
Avenir Museum
University Center for the Arts Annex

Behind Closet Doors, a hands-on care and handling workshop, provides information on the care, display and preservation of family artifacts. The workshop is offered in conjunction with the opening of our new facility, the Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising.

Participants will be provided with specific information to help them better care for their personal heirlooms. The workshop is from 9:30-11 a.m.

Please meet at the Avenir Museum administrative offices at 136 University Center for the Arts Annex (located at the intersection of Lake and Mathews Streets). 

Space is limited - please RSVP

The workshop is free but reservations are required. Please call (970) 491-1629 to reserve your space.  

Open house provides tour of storage facility

An open house of the new Avenir Museum Annex storage facility provides the public with a rare opportunity to see this behind the scenes controlled-environment facility with state-of-the-art storage cabinets. No reservations are necessary; you do not have to participate in the workshop to attend the open house. The open house tour is from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Funding for "Behind Closet Doors" is provided through the Avenir Endowment for Exhibition Education.

Contact: Linda Carlson
Phone: (970) 491-1983