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CANCELLED — slice: using the collections to create

Tue. Mar 17 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

- Free

Students will take a closer look at the Colby College Museum’s Hew Locke: Here’s the Thing exhibition, watch a video, conduct ice breakers, and learn about careers at the museum!

SLICE (students learning innovative creative endeavors) is a pilot program to encourage students ages 13-19 to explore the behind-the-scenes operations at an historic opera house, an award-winning public library, a nationally recognized art museum, and an independent arthouse at railroad square cinema. partnering with arts professionals throughout the city. This program is designed to provide young adults with unique experiences to learn more about career paths in the arts. Each afternoon will be filled with interesting programming, inspiration, and pizza!

Free | Pre-Registration Required


Image details: Installation view, Hew Locke: Here’s the Thing, March 8–June 2, 2019, at Ikon Gallery, Birmingham UK, courtesy the artist and Ikon Gallery. Photo: Stuart Whipps.


Upcoming S.L.I.C.E. events:

3/24 – recycled costuming workshop

3/31 – design logos + 3d printed stamps using graphic design

4/7 – songwriting with snow pond community music school

4/14 – filming with drones


Tue. Mar 17
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Contact Name
Serena Sanborn
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Colby Museum of Art
5600 Mayflower Hill Dr
Waterville, 04901
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(207) 859-5600