August 8th - 15th 2018 What to do at the Staten Island Museum

August 8th – 15th 2018 What to do at the Staten Island Museum

This week at the Museum: 
Summer Nights: Tie-Dye 2.0 Indigo ShiboriThursday, August 9, 7:00pm-9:00pm$25/$20 membersStaten Island Museum at Snug Harbor1000 Richmond Terrace, Building A

Dyeing to learn a new skill? Learn the magic of indigo dye through Shibori (ancient Japanese fiber art) techniques in this hands-on beginner’s workshop with artist Janice Patrignani. Shibori produces one of a kind permanent patterns on cloth using Indigo dye and it’s iconic blue color which has deep cultural roots throughout the world.
Learn how to make an indigo vat and create beautiful designs using Shibori techniques on cotton fabric. All equipment and materials provided. 
For guests 21+ only.
Registration recommended.

Next Week at the Museum: 

Summer Nights: Last Night of Camp with Joe Imburgio and Tim DuffyThursday, August 16, 7:00pm-9:00pm$25/$20 membersStaten Island Museum at Snug Harbor1000 Richmond Terrace, Building A

The LAST Summer Nights program! The only way to close out a memorable summer is with a talent show. Come enjoy the last night of camp with your counselors Joe Imburgio(Impractical Jokers comedy producer and exhibition guest curator) and Tim Duffy(comedian and writer/performer for Comedy Central) as they bring togethera variety of comedians showcasing the breadth of this art form:
Pete Revello 
Usama Siddiquee 
Ian Fidance 
X MayoJohn Szeluga
Friends Who Folk

For guests 21+ only.
Registration recommended.

Docent tours Wednesdays at 1 pm, Sundays at 1 pm and 3 pm. 
Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum with one of our knowledgeable and enthusiastic docents. These volunteers enhance a visit to the Museum by helping you discover and interpret exhibits and collection. Interested in becoming a docent? Learn more about volunteering for the Museum

Summer Late Nights
Every Thursday through August 30, the Museum will be open until 9:00 pm. Explore the galleries as the sun sets or join us for a Summer Nights workshop! 

Now On View Through March 17, 2019 Impractical Jokers: Homecoming explores the story of four longtime friends from Staten Island whose hidden-camera, comedic television show, Impractical Jokers, has become a pop culture phenomenon. Steeped in embarrassment and awkward situations that make us laugh and cringe, the humor is built upon a foundation of trust and camaraderie amongst the four guys, James “Murr” Murray, Sal Vulcano, Brain “Q” Quinn, and Joe Gatto.

Coming Soon:
68th Annual Fence ShowStaten Island Museum, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Building AFriends and neighbors gather to see the traditional, the abstract, and the extraordinary outside of the Staten Island Museum on the grounds of Snug Harbor.Free to the public.Artist applications now available.

August 8th - 15th 2018 What to do at the Staten Island Museum