Expand your World, Learn Something New!

Visit the Museum and explore history, art, and other local topics with our special programs.

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Gallery Yoga

Thursdays, September 14 – December 21
(No class on November 23)
12 – 12:50 pm
$5 each ($4 for museum members) – Pay at the door.
Fee includes gallery admission, unless the main gallery
is between exhibits. Please bring your own mat. Water bottles with secure
lids will be allowed in the gallery during class.

Yoga fads are sweeping the nation, from goat yoga to beer yoga. So why not gain a new perspective on your yoga experience, as well as a new perspective on the art at the Loveland Museum? This class will primarily be held in the Loveland Museum’s main art gallery except during exhibit installations when the class will be held in the Museum’s Foote Gallery. Find a new way to view and appreciate art, while getting a quick lunchtime mind and body tune-up. Once here for class, enjoy the rest of your lunch break exploring the art and history exhibits of the Museum.

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Autumn Serenade – Seasonal Poetry
Sunday, September 24, 1 – 3 pm

Share in the magic of the autumnal equinox and the myriad of seasonal changes that accompany this transitional period. Autumn Serenade will be an afternoon of poetry and music. The theme for the program is “change” and will include all the ways this season speaks to us.

The Regional Poets invite you to celebrate the fascinating expressions of the Colorado seasons in poetry, song, and story. A short open-microphone segment will open each program where readers from the public are invited to share a 2-minute poem or song. These are free, community events open to everyone and appropriate for all ages. Refreshments will be served.

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Passing Berthoud
October 26, 2017 – February 25, 2018

FOOTE GALLERY

In this film by Caryn Sanchez, Eva Diaz contemplates a future far away from the comfort of her close-knit Latino family, and the security of the small town where she lives.

This film will run on a loop every 13 minutes.

***The Foote Gallery/Auditorium is a reservable space and the gallery may be closed for private events from time to time. Please call the Museum front desk (970) 962-2410 to verify exhibit availability prior to arrival.

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Día de los Muertos
Thursday, October 26, 5:30 – 7 pm
FREE

Enjoy an evening of lecture and film exploring the meaning, mystery, and magic of Day of the Dead. One of the most important holidays of Mexico, Day of the Dead is now widely celebrated in the United States as well. Traditional Mexican treats will be available during the program.

Elaborate Day of the Dead alters will be on display at both the Loveland Museum and the Loveland Public Library beginning mid-October.

This program is presented in partnership with Loveland LULAC and the Loveland Public Library.

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We Were Chicanos
Saturday, November 4, 1:30 – 3 pm
FREE
Film and discussion with Caryn Sanchez

Caryn Sanchez is the producer, director and writer of We Were Chicanos: Remembering Richard Castro. She spent nearly two years researching Castro’s life and interviewing family and friends about his impact on Denver.

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A Winter’s Night – Seasonal Poetry
Sunday, December 17, 1 – 3 pm

Celebrate the Winter Soltice with a night of poetry, music, and stories. Winter’s darks and lights are the theme for this evening’s program.

The Regional Poets invite you to celebrate the fascinating expressions of the Colorado seasons in poetry, song, and story. A short open-microphone segment will open each program where readers from the public are invited to share a 2-minute poem or song. These are free, community events open to everyone and appropriate for all ages. Refreshments will be served.