Events and Programs


 2016 Train Heritage Day, August 13, 2016


Celebrate Collierville's long connection with trains! Come to the Museum to view model trains and enjoy activities. Tour the Depot and view the inside of the rail cars on Town Square. Event admission is FREE.

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On View Now: Interpretations of Nature in Abstracts by Rose Sitton

June 8 - August 13, 2016

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 Lunch n' Learn: Summer 2016

July 14 at 11am - Judith Johnson will talk about the research and process involved with placing the Davis Porter House in Collierville on the National Register.

July 28 at 11am - Mary Wilder, Memphis Area Master Gardener, will be joined by Blair Parker, Blair Parker Design, LLC, and Jason Morris, Shelby County Stormwater, to provide an introduction to rain gardens and creating your own.

August 11 at 11am - Memphis historian Jimmy Ogle will present "The Moving Appeal," the story of the Commercial Appeal and Memphis occupation during the Civil War.


Join us for Toddler Storytime every Friday at 10:30am

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Basic Oil Painting with Sue Foell

6-week session on Wednesdays, August 17 - September 14 and 28, 2016 from 10pm - 1pm

This course, for adult students of all levels of skill, will focus on drawing, color mixing, paint application, and value relationships. It is a great preliminary class for those interested in a future portrait painting class. The program fee is $275 for a 6-week session ($75 non-refundable deposit required upon registration). To register and/or recieve the supply list, call Sue at 901-490-9304 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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