Meet Edison Training Seminar for Teachers @ Iron Bank Coffee Co
Jan 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Using the Edison Robotics kit (LEGO™-compatible), this seminar will show you how to incorporate programming for robotics in your classroom. This professional training seminar is 3-hour long and includes both lecture-style instruction and hands-on laboratories.

Plus, all attendees will get to keep their Edison robot* at the conclusion of this seminar. (A $150 total value, for FREE.)

You’ll also gain access to training seminars, lesson plans, online webinars, and exclusive discounts for future Edison events.

* Free robots are limited to one robot per person.
** We must receive at least 3 registrations to host a training session. Registrations for Sessions that do not meet this minimum will be refunded.

For more details or to register, visit the Learn Robotics website.

Georgia Southern University Columbus Preview @ The Brookstone School
Jan 30 @ 10:30 pm

Learn more about what it’s like to #BeSouthern!

Prospective and admitted students from Columbus, GA and surrounding areas are invited to join the Office of Admissions at the 2018 Columbus Preview. Students in attendance will have the opportunity to meet their admissions counselor and sit in on an in-depth information session.

Admissions counselors will review admission requirements, academic programs, and ways to get involved on campus outside of the classroom. They will also be available for one-on-one questions following the event.

*Check-in: 6:00-6:30 p.m.

*The presentation will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served at the event.

Details/Directions: We recommend using Google Maps to map out directions from your home to and from the event. Look for “Admissions Event” signs when you arrive at Brookstone to help guide you to event check-in.

YAP Kickoff @ The Columbus Museum
Feb 2 @ 10:00 pm – Feb 3 @ 12:00 am

Experience art and history in new ways as we kick off another YAP year! From live art demonstrations to music, dance, and culinary art, every turn of the night will bring something new to broaden the scope of what art is and can be. Come see “what all the YAP” is about as we celebrate the diversity of art and regional history and unveil the 2018 calendar of events. Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided.

RSVP by January 26

Alma Thomas Acquistion Event @ The Columbus Museum
Feb 7 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Super Mueum Sunday @ The Columbus Museum
Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Columbus Museum is one of many museums across the state of Georgia that are celebrating Super Museum Sunday in partnership with the Georgia Historical Society. Join us for a POP! Up Art program where you can pop-in and create your own masterpiece inspired by the history and art in the Museum’s collection. You can also go on a tour of the Museum’s permanent collection and newest exhibitions with one of our guides. This program is open to all ages! No registration is required.

Signature Sunday
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Hosted by: Kathelen and Dan Amos

Join us for a private tour of the notable personal collection of Kathelen and Dan Amos. Refreshments will be served.

RSVP by February 2;

Look @ Lunchtime @ The Columbus Museum
Feb 13 @ 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

LOOK! @ Lunchtime is a collaborative viewing exercise and dialogue centered around works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection. Jonathan Frederick Walz, Director of Curatorial Affairs & Curator of American Art, will facilitate LOOK! discussions every second Tuesday. Each month a new object will be explored.


Featured object:  Emil Carlsen, Still Life, 1904

Crafting Power Hour @ The Columbus Museum
Feb 13 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Theme: Alcohol Ink Painted Glasses & Coasters

Get your craft on! Each Power Hour will allow you to get hands-on with a variety of materials and create a work you can take home. All materials are included in the cost. Space is limited and registration is required.

Register by one week prior to each class;

Voices & Visions: The Future of Film @ The Columbus Museum
Feb 15 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Featuring: Jordan Beck, Director of Communications, Fun Academy Motion
Pictures & Kate McArdle, Director of Film Workforce Development and Capstone Projects, Georgia Film Academy

Join us for an engaging evening of exploring the art and the passion behind making motion pictures. Two film professionals will be on our panel of experts to talk about their careers and how the industry is shaping our region and state.

This program is held in conjunction with Close Up.

February Family Fun Festival @ The Columbus Museum
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Instructor: Kelly Robertson

Join us for our first February Family Festival as we explore nature in art. Stop by art making stations and create art projects including paper flowers and finger puppet bumblebees, go on a gallery scavenger hunt to win prizes, and more! Additional crafts and activities provided by Oxbow Meadows and SPARK Art.

This event is sponsored by the 10”x10” Art for Education Fund.