PEMPM

PEM Summer Evening Parties, Street Art, Thursday July 19, 2012

PEM/PM Evening Party Series
6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Members and Salem residents (with ID) free, nonmembers $10

These unconventional gatherings feature cocktails and conversation, art making and music, culinary demonstrations and surprising experiences.

Also on the third Thursday of every month, the entire museum stays open from 10 am to 9:00 pm.


 

MAY/21
Run & Play

Get outside and enjoy an evening of fun and street play. Channel your inner child for a game of foursquare or kickball, build your own fort or join Salem's Wicked Running Club for its weekly No Rest for the Wicked 5K.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

JUNE/18
Epic Adventures

The great American road trip still inspires a sense of freedom and exploration. Follow artist Thomas Hart Benton's travels across America with map and postcard art, real-life road stories, folk music sessions, a travel-themed beer tasting and an author talk and signing with Andre Dubus III.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

JULY/16
Take Back Summer: Why Should Kids Have All the Fun?

Rediscover classic and wild ways to have fun this summer! Join in a game of quidditch, borrow a book from our mobile library, make tie-dye inspired art, hack some of your favorite childhood toys, sample alcoholic milkshakes and much more.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

AUGUST/20
Silver Screen

Spend an evening appreciating 1940s Hollywood film and culture with screenings of American classics, cocktail tutorials, gourmet popcorn recipes and more.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

SEPTEMBER/17
Strandbeest

Help celebrate the arrival of Theo Jansen's kinetic Strandbeest sculptures. Learn all about the engineering behind the beests, watch them in action and help construct a brand new one.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

OCTOBER/15
Off the Scale

Celebrate all things great and small from the world of Alice in Wonderland to alternate universes and Tiny Houses. Take a photo in our larger-than-life photo booth or add your own unique illustration to the story of Alice in Wonderland. Inspired by PEM's newest Art & Nature Center exhibition, Nature of Scale.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

NOVEMBER/19
What's Your Type?

In partnership with Dribble, the international graphic design community, delve into the creative world of type, fonts and lettering. Form human letters, learn chalkboard and hand-lettering techniques, experiment with creating your own font and get an inside scoop on graphic design with PEM's Creative Services team.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

DECEMBER/17
Wassail!

Join a midwinter feast celebrating light in the darkest part of the year. Sample ancient festive beverages, search out art from many cultures featuring light and fire and drive out the darkness with music and dance.

Cash bar.

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

Supporter
Lowell Institute

Print Partner
Scarlet Letter Press & Gallery LLC

Media Partner
Creative Salem
Creative Salem

*In partnership with The Tannery Series