Week 18 & 19 of Phase II of the Re-Imagination

As we say Happy Halloween and step into November (and a time change!) a lot of items on the Re-imagination checklist have either been completed or are nearing completion. Which means, the first stage of installation is approaching!

Snippet of Schoolhouse mural featuring yellows and blues and photos of school children from the 1900s
Snippet of Schoolhouse mural

In week 18 and 19 we finalized the mural for the exhibit "More than a Museum" featuring the history of the 1912 schoolhouse. Check out the snippet from the mural to the left. Installation of the mural will happen in week 22.

We also completed the translations for the exhibit content and will be putting final touches on the exhibit panels in the next two weeks. Then, they'll be sent off to print for installation in mid-December, the second and final installation.

Although we have finished selecting objects for the Banks exhibit, our dedicated

Photo of a FMM volunteer working with the Banks Collection which consists of seashells. She is referencing a biology book in this photo while holding a shell.
Photo of Robin, FMM volunteer