Events and Programs

On View Now: "A Portrait of Collierville, 1940-1945"

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 Lunch n' Learn: May - July 2016

May 26 at 11am - Woodruff-Fontaine House Museum Director Jennifer Cooper will discuss the unique architectural features of this 1871 home and the families who once lived there.

June 9 at 11am - Gallery Talk and Tour with Rose Sitton. Rose will talk about her inspiration and method, while guiding you through her exhibition on view, Interpretations of Nature in Abstracts.

(Friday) June 10 at 11am - Garden Historian Dominique Bellott will present a lecture on American Gardens from Native American practices to private gardens of today.

June 23  at 11am - Metal Museum Collections & Exhibitions Manager presents artworks included in the current exhibition, Inches from the Earth. The exhibition includes 17 metal artists who examine their relationship to plants and insects through their creative process.

 Click here to see the complete calendar for June - July 2016.


2016 Flower Show, June 8, 1-4pm

Join us for the 2016 Flower Show presented by the Shelby East Garden Club, featuring the exhibition, Interpretations of Nature in Abstracts, by artist Rose Sitton. Join us for flowers, art, and refreshments. FREE and open to all.

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Spotlight Saturday, June 18: Art and Nature


Families are invited to learn more about nature and nature inspired art. Free, family event for all ages! 


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

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Learning to Paint with Glenda Brown

4-week Session, Wednesdays, June 15 - July 6, 2016 from 10am-1pm

Glenda Brown’s art classes offer the fundamentals of basic drawing skills, color principles, composition, materials & tools. Includes one-on-one instruction tailored to your personal level of ability. Classes designed for the mature teen to adult at any skill level. The program fee is $185 for a 4-week session. For registration information and supplies, please click here or contact Glenda at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (901) 606-1692.

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