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Night at the Museum Returns

OGDENSBURG, NY - The Frederic Remington Art Museum will host the season's first Night at the Museum from 6 to 8 PM on Thursday June 21, 2018.  

The museum will be open extended hours for guests to take in the museum’s exhibits, including the 2018 Members’ Juried Art Exhibit and enjoy live music in the Eleanor Vilas McNally Courtyard.  Light refreshments will be available and as well as a cash bar provided by Hosmer's Marina.  Admission will be $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers. 
 
The event will feature music by North Country Connections Orchestra, a combined group of local multi-age and multi-level performers.  They will be performing a medley from The Sound of Music by Rodgers and Hammerstein, various 
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lassical selections, favorites from movies and musicals such as the theme song from Harry Potter, 
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You’ll Never Walk Alone
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 from Carousel which will be sung by Ellie Meyers, and the finale to include a fiddle tune medley.  
 
Members of North Country Connections Orchestra include Lorie Gruneisen, director (and violin) of Potsdam, Tina Struss of Lisbon, Clayton Hardiman, Ellie Meyers, Anna Hardiman and Bahman Farzi of Potsdam, Dino Hukovic of Morristown, Abigail Marshall of Ogdensburg, and Terry Covey of Heuvelton, violin.  Julie Cliff of Ogdensburg, and Samantha Flynn of Heuvelton, cello.  Piano and percussion by Owen Hardiman of Potsdam. Vocals include Ellie Meyers of Potsdam.
 
The Wimpy’s Inn food truck is scheduled to park on the Museum property for the event. A wonderful addition to live music, guest are welcome to enjoy the music, see the art and partake in this delicious long
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standing Ogdensburg tradition. 
 
From 6 PM - 7 PM, the Museum will be offering a new public educational program, “One Hour One Work,” in the Albert P. Newell Gallery.  The program invites participants to slow down and dive deep into a single work of art on display at the Remington Museum. A Museum educator will facilitate 60 minutes of focused looking, consideration, conversation, and interpretation of a single artwork.  Featured will be Frederic Remington’s 1898 oil painting 
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Charge of the Rough RidersThe program is free with admission to the event, but reservations are requested, in order to facilitate close looking and ease of conversation. To learn more and register, contact Laura Desmond at 315-393-2425 or desmond@fredericremington.org.
 
The Frederic Remington Art Museum is located at 303 Washington Street, Ogdensburg, NY 13669. The Frederic Remington Art Museum expands and deepens appreciation and understanding of Remington’s work by engaging contemporary audiences and keeping his legacy relevant. It is dedicated to collecting, exhibiting, preserving and interpreting the art and archives of Frederic Remington, and contains an unmatched collection of his works. The Museum is open May 16 through October 14, Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday, 1 to 5 pm, and October 15 through May 15, Wednesday through Saturday, 11 am to 5 pm and Sunday, 1 to 5 pm. 
 
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