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Nestled among century-old oaks in Laurel's charming Historic District is the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art.

Opened in 1923, the Museum draws approximately 32,000 visitors each year from across the nation with its outstanding collections of European and American art, Native American baskets, British Georgian silver, and Japanese woodblock prints, as well as an extensive art history library. The Lauren Rogers Museum of Art offers visitors an enjoyable artistic experience in the Museum Galleries, the Museum Library and the Museum Shop. Visit us soon!
 

UPCOMING  AT  LRMA

Modern Masters: Twentieth Century Prints
July 12 – August 31 
Lower Level Galleries 
 
Introduction to Drawing
Tuesdays, September 9, 16, 23 and 30 
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Museum Annex
During this four-week class, Rodney Luke Pevey will introduce participants, ages 13 and up, to the basic techniques of drawing figures through perfecting proportions, sketching to scale and learning how to draw what’s in front of them. All materials are included. 
Cost: $50
 
Reflections: African American Life from the Myrna Colley-Lee Collection
September 14 – November 16
Lower Level Galleries 
 
Children’s Pottery Classes
Tuesdays and Thursdays, September 16, 18, 23 and 25
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Carriage House Studio
Participants, in grades K-5 through 6, will be introduced to a variety of wheel throwing and hand-building techniques. 
Cost: Members $40, Non-members $50
 
artTalk
Thursday, September 18
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m., Sanderson Gallery
Maude Schuyler Clay, photographer and author of Delta Dogs
 
Opening Lecture and Reception for Reflections: African American Life from the Myrna Colley-Lee Collection
Thursday, September 25
5:30 p.m. Gallery Talk; 6:30 p.m. Reception, Lower Level Galleries
Susan McClamroch, executive director of the Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center for Arts and Education and co-curator of Reflections, will give a Gallery Talk on the exhibition. An opening reception will immediately follow.
 
Girl Scout Badge Class for Brownies 
Saturday, September 27
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
Brownies can earn the Pottery badge during this class for Girl Scout participants. Please sign up with Traci Spence at the Girl Scouts of Mississippi office in Hattiesburg at (601) 582-1455. Space is limited.
 
Girl Scout Badge Class for Juniors 
Saturday, September 27
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Juniors can earn the Collage Artist badge during this class for Girl Scout participants. Please sign up with Traci Spence at the Girl Scouts of Mississippi office in Hattiesburg at (601) 582-1455. Space is limited.
 
Home-School Art
Tuesdays, September 30, October 28 and November 25
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Museum Annex
Each week will offer a new art experience. No reservations are needed for this free make and take art program for home-school families.
 
 
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