Sculptor and fiber artist Crystal Gregory will collaborate with CMoG gaffers to present live, narrated demonstrations in the Amphitheater Hot Shop. Demos are included in the cost of admission (kids and teens 17 and under are free).
Behind the Glass lectures take place the second Thursday of the month. In March, Dr. Abidemi Babatunde Babalola will discuss his archaeological research on glass bead making in southwestern Nigeria.
Get the family together and plan to spend your Friday evening with us for entertainment, glassblowing demonstrations, and treats.
In a 2011 survey, the Wikimedia Foundation found that less than 10% of its contributors were women. While the reasons for the gender gap are up for debate, the practical effect of this disparity is not: content is skewed by the lack of representation from women. Let’s change that! Join us for a communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to women working with glass.
On the third Thursday of March and November, the Education department hosts Evening for Educators, a free networking and professional development event for educators at all levels. Learn what’s new at the Museum and how our school tours can help you meet New York State Common Core Learning Standards.
At 2300° Fahrenheit, hot glass gets interesting—and so do things at The Corning Museum of Glass. Warm up your winter with glassmaking demonstrations, live music, and great food and drink. Free and open to the public.