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Voice–Over artist Andy Fields coming to Museum Moments July 19

July 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

You may not know his face, but you might his voice. Andy Fields of Oxford is one of the voices of Five Nights with Freddy, as well as others. He will be at the Union County Heritage Museum in New Albany on Thursday, July 19, at noon. Fields, who has dabbled in “other voices” for years, was a mathematics teacher at [Continue Reading]

Museum Madness signup is underway at the Museum

June 25, 2018 // 0 Comments

Preparations for the annual Museum Madness Children’s Discovery Program are underway and registration is open for the programing set July 9 – 13, 2018, at the Union County Heritage Museum. Class sizes are limited and ages are incoming 2nd graders to incoming 4th grade students. A 2017 camper with his Scary Science [Continue Reading]

Parchman Farm: Destination Doom exhibit opens June 21 at museum

June 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

 Parchman Farm: Destination Doom Exhibit will open Thursday, June 21, 12 noon, at the Union County Heritage Museum in New Albany. The exhibit images are photographs from the Martha Alice Stewart, Time on Parchman Farm 1930s Collection. Stewart, a Union County woman, was nurse at the state prison for approximately a [Continue Reading]

2018 Fossil Road Show: June 9th at the museum

May 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

Fossils, rocks, gems and minerals are the focus of the annual Fossil Road Show at the Union County Heritage Museum on Saturday, June 9, 2018, 10 – 2. There is something for all ages. Click to enlarge The annual event brings out the paleontologists from across the state as well as the private collectors, treasure [Continue Reading]

Annual historical society meeting features discussion of Piominko

May 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

The annual meeting of the Union County Historical Society (UCHS) featured a program about the Chickasaw Indians, a native American tribe indigenous to north Mississippi. Mitch Caver, an author who has co-written a book about Piominko, an 18th century Chickasaw chief, spoke to the historical society members gathered [Continue Reading]

New Albany Middle School art exhibit open May 21st

May 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

The New Albany Middle School Student Art Exhibit will open to the public on Monday, May 21, 2018. The opening event will be from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at the Union County Heritage Museum. Refreshments will be served. The student art will be on exhibit at the museum through June 12, [Continue Reading]

Union County Student Art Exhibit now at Heritage Museum

May 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

More than 100 pieces of artwork created by Union County students are on exhibit at the Union County Heritage Museum in New Albany through May 16, 2018. Sculpture, hyperrealism, ceramics, water-color, acrylic, pen and ink, prints, multi media, pastels and more gives the viewer a wide range of creative efforts. Best in [Continue Reading]

New Albany High School 2018 Art Show Winners

May 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

The annual New Albany High School Art Show was held Monday, April 9 at the Union County Heritage Museum. The following winners were announced: Art I Mixed Media Self Portraits: Honorable Mention-Myranda Cobb Honorable Mention-Joseph Fennell 3rd Place-Caitlyn Osgood 2nd Place-Christiana Rowan 1st Place-Annae Scales [Continue Reading]

Darryl Patton to present Southern Herbals Lecture at Museum

April 17, 2018 // 0 Comments

Well known herbalist Darryl Patton will hold a morning plant walk starting 9:30, (weather permitting), a museum lecture at noon and medicinal plant beginner workshop at 1:30 at museum. Cost is $25 for walk/ workshop. Noon lecture is free. Light lunch is provided Preregistration and payment needed for workshop. Call [Continue Reading]
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