Viewing events for August 2018
On multiple days
COLUMBUS ARTISTS’ GUILD OPENING NIGHT RECEPTION AND MEMBERS’ EXHIBITION AT THE COLUMBUS PUBLIC LIBRARY AUGUST 4 – AUGUST 17
Tue, Aug 14, 2018
LOOK! @ Lunchtime is a collaborative viewing exercise and dialogue centered on works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection. Jonathan Frederick Walz, Director of Curatorial Affairs & Curator of American Art, facilitates LOOK! discussions every second Tuesday to explore a new object each month. Featured object: Charles Curran, Self-Portrait, 1892
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
We are turning up the heat in the Museum with the Summer Concert Series. Throughout the summer, the arts collide with music provided by local and regional bands and free guided tours of the Museum’s collection provided by staff and docents. Bring a picnic dinner or purchase one from one of our featured food trucks. Featuring: Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Jazz Band
Fri, Aug 17, 2018
Broadway star, Kurt Peterson, will return to Columbus to collaborate with the Springer Opera House production team on the development of a new multi-media musical revue, PROUD LADIES, a glittering song and dance celebration of Broadway’s legendary female superstars, including Katherine Hepburn, Patti LuPone, Bernadette Peters, Angela Lansbury, and Ethel Merman, all women that he has performed with in the past.
More Fun in Columbus!
Fri, Aug 17, 2018
CSU Offers Cyber Warriors Program for Members of Army Reserve Army Reservists and National Guard invited to participate in free one-day Cybersecurity Training Special topics include: Threats and Vulnerabilities, Malware, Anti-forensics, Web Security, Password Cracking, and Cyber Warfare. Cost: Free; all participants will receive Travel Stipend, Books, and Swag; Space is limited. When: 17 Aug 0800 – 1700 What else should I know? Seating is limited. Interested applications must register at [ bit.ly/CSUCyberWorkshop ]. For more information, contact Michael Barker, Director, TSYS Cybersecurity Center, at email@example.com (706) 507-8198
Sat, Aug 18, 2018
Get your dancing shoes on! The ninth annual Salute to Soldiers Gala and Silent Auction will be August 18, 2018 at the National Infantry Museum. August is always Gala month at the National Infantry Museum Foundation. The special black-tie evening, hosted by the 1775 Society, includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, sumptuous dinner and dancing. With a different theme each year, guests look forward to this popular event. Our theme this year is Fort Benning: Cheers to 100 Years! From a golf trip to Scotland and weekend getaways to the beach to Elton John Farewell Tour tickets and framed art by local artists, this year’s auction will wow you!