UPCOMING PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Throughout 2017 the Museum will be celebrating holidays with history, food, and entertainment. Funds raised from each event will go toward the Mill Project, a new digital exhibit currently under development at the Museum.
Sunday, May 7, 2pm at Casa Vallarta
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo a few days late with the Museum of Work & Culture. Festivities will include a presentation on the history of Cinco de Mayo by local Civil War reenactor and historian Paul Bourget. Bourget will explore the ramifications of the Mexican victory over French troops at the Battle of Puebla, and what it meant for the survival of the Union. The menu will feature quesadillas, nachos, taquitos, chips & guacamole, and a complimentary margarita or beer. All proceeds will benefit the Mill Project, a new digital exhibit currently under development at the Museum of Work & Culture. Tickets for the event are $25 and are available for purchase at the MoWC or online at http://www.shopmowc.com/.
RIIFF ENCORE SERIES
On the third Thursday of each month the Museum partners with the Rhode Island International Film Festival for an evening screening of award winning short films from past festivals. Each month’s program has a unique theme. Tickets are $10 at shopmowc.com or at the door.
Thursday, May 18, 7pm
Thursday, June 15, 7pm
Through Our Eyes: An Exhibit by the Rhode Island Consortium for Autism Research and Treatment
March 18 – April 30
The Museum of Work & Culture is proud to present the work of artists on the Autism Spectrum or with related neuro-developmental conditions. The exhibit is presented as part of the Museum’s Autism Awareness Month programming.