Join JFCS Center for Senior Enrichment and Scottsdale Museum of the West for an upcoming series.
Western Spirit: Scottsdale’s Museum of the West will provide the unique story of the Greater Western region, illuminating the past to shape our future.
August 11th at 11:00 a.m.: Light and Legacy: The Art and Techniques of Edward S. Curtis and Rails Building America
The central theme of the Edward Curtis discussion can be about the personal relationships he had with many Native American leaders, famous leaders like Chief Joseph, Chief Red Cloud, Black Eagle and Geronimo. We will also showcase HO and G scale train sets that display several of the beautiful train stations in the American west.
October 6th at 11:00 a.m.: Christine & Ted Mollring Sculpture Garden and the Architectural features of the Museum
We will enjoy an array of bronze sculptures and tell a story about a beautiful “weeping wall” and discuss the building conservation elements. We will also go outside the museum and discuss several sculptures surrounding the building.