Monthly Archives: August 2012

Preparing for Fall at the Headley-Whitney: Changing Exhibits

It’s hard to believe that summer is almost over and that classes have been back in session for nearly two weeks!  With the change in the seasons come changes at the Museum.  We’re bustling behind the scenes at the Museum … Continue reading

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Family Events at the Headley-Whitney

We have recently made a push to offer more children and family programming at the Museum.  It is our philosophy that childhood is a time to explore and learn new skills, and children’s education allows parents not only time to bond … Continue reading

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Pets and the Headley-Whitney

George Headley’s love for art was second only to his love for his pets.  Pets played a large role in Headley’s legacy, becoming as known for his love of dogs as for his bibelots.  Always eccentric, locals remember that Headley … Continue reading

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Black Tie Gems

Last week, we kicked off an exciting new season of events at the Headley-Whitney beginning with a class in bead weaving, creating a “Black Tie Gem.” Bead weaving is an ancient technique found in many cultures, and uses weaving techniques … Continue reading

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