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Title Charlie Russell¿s 150th Birthday Celebration
Date 2014/03/19
Time 10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Location Montana Historical Society, 225 North Roberts
Contact name Sue Near
Contact phone (406) 444-4713
Contact email snear@mt.gov
Event type Standard event
Event status
Join us all day for Free Admission to Montana’s Museum 9am-8pm; special sales on C.M. Russell items in the MHS Museum Store; C. M. Russell birthday cake; pre-publication sign up for the MHS Press’ forthcoming book, Montana’s Charlie Russell: Art in   the Collection of the Montana Historical Society (publication date September 2014)10 am – Docent in The Mackay Gallery of C.M. Russell Art to answer questions & provide insight into Russell’s work

12 pm – 1 pm - Montana’s Cowboy Artist and the Women in His Life - presentation by Kirby Lambert (Friends of the Society Women’s History Lecture Series - $5 fee)

1 pm – Authors Kirby Lambert & Jennifer Bottomly-O’Looney will be in The Mackay Gallery of C.M. Russell Art to answer questions and provide insight into Russell’s work

6 pm – 8 pm -
    Grand Re-Opening of The Mackay Gallery of C.M. Russell ArtCharlie & Nancy Russell Costume Contest – special prizes for the winners!

                                Appetizers & Beverages


6:15 pm
 - Mike Logan, reading his poems based on C.M. Russell & the West


7:00 pm - 
Welcome & Introductions from MHS Director Bruce Whittenberg

7:30 pm
- Greg Younger, as C.M. Russell telling a story from
Trails Plowed Under
 

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