NBDMHC calendar provides information on doll conventions and events across the country and in our region. An active member of the community we also host robust programming including a series of discussions, readings, screenings, and workshops that highlight our exciting exhibitions and collections for a diverse community of learners. Visit often for updates.
The All Stories Theater Company, presents the original drama A KNOTTED ROPE by Beth Danesco, on Thursday January 10th and Friday, January 11th, at The Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center in Foxboro. Doors open at 6:30 Tickets are $15 and on sale now.
A KNOTTED ROPE: As a lawyer defends a man accused of participating in one of history’s darkest moments, she is pulled into a bigger mystery of identity and guilt that’s gone unsolved for nearly a century
Sponsored in part by Massachusetts local cultural councils of Mansfield, Foxboro, Easton & Sharon.
Children and adults who love dolls are welcome to join a doll-making workshop presented by National Black Doll Museum in Brockton
at the Main Library on Saturday, February 23 at 2 p.m. Participants will hear the *Legend of Cecilia* & create his or her own African wrap doll.
Please sign up in the Children’s Room.
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Brockton Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency and the Brockton Public Library.
About Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense In America
Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is a grassroots movement of Americans fighting for public safety measures that can protect people from gun violence. Moms Demand Action campaigns for new and stronger solutions to lax gun laws and loopholes that jeopardize the safety of our families. Moms Demand Action has established a chapter in every state of the country and, along with Mayors Against Illegal Guns, Students Demand Action and the Everytown Survivor Network, it is part of Everytown for Gun Safety, the largest gun violence prevention organization in the country with more than 5 million supporters and more than 350,000 donors. Follow us on Facebook or on Twitter at @MomsDemand.
Appraisal & Sale Day
Is there doll that was given to you as a family heirloom or one that you want more information about? Executive Director of the National Black Doll Museum Debra Britt and doll appraiser Joyce Stamps will be at the Museum to verbally appraise your hidden treasures.
On Saturday morning the public is invited to participate in a doll sale and appraisal.. Each person can meet individually with an appraiser for a 10 minute verbal appraisal session and possible consignment of their items. While participants wait there will be opportunity to walk through the Museum and purchase dolls from doll artist and vendors.
Each 10 minute session is $ 20.00 and limited to one item additional items require an additional fee & session .
All proceeds support the Museum’s education programming fund
What’s it Worth?
$30 per person or $50 per couple
Admission includes the appraisal of one item per person or per couple
Pre-registration required online
Space is limited
On Sunday afternoon guests can enjoy a “What’s it Worth?” event starting with a tea reception from 12:30-2:00PM. Browse through the National Black Doll Museum with curators and expert appraisers Deb Britt and Joyce Stamps and learn about a number of pieces in the museum’s collection. From 2:00-4:00 the group will gather in the main gallery to enjoy a presentation where the appraisers will provide information and estimated values on the objects that guests have brought to the event. Opportunity to purchase selected one of a kind must have collector pieces.
Join us for our 11th Community Discussion Night as we explore the issues of race on our road to diversity and understanding. This month’s two part discussion series featured film will examine The William Still Story an account of the Underground Railroad and New York Time s best seller “Force & Freedom”, by Dr. Kellie Carter Jackson.
Bring your ideas and open hearts as we learn to navigate this complex topic.
Neponset Valley Young Democrats Elections And General Meeting
Contact Brendan Roche at email@example.com if you are interested in running.