Albany Institute of History and Art

Albany Institute Family Membership Winner

by Cie McCullough Buschle

We are happy to announce that the winner of the Full Year Family Membership to the Albany Institute of History and Art is… Melissa! One of our Feed Subscribers. Melissa, I will be in touch with you soon, as will Nycole from the Albany Institute. Congratulations and […]

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How to Comport Yourself in Today’s World According to George Washington

by Cie McCullough Buschle

How many adults remember their high school writing assignments? For that matter, how high school seniors remember the writing assignments from last year? Not many, that’s for sure. But then, not many high school assignments, writing or otherwise, go on to become little books of […]

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A Generous Giveaway and Historic Exhibit Courtesy of Albany Institute

by Cie McCullough Buschle

Albany Kid and the Albany Institute of History and Art would like to invite you to spend some time with the father of our country.Last Saturday, Albany Institute opened its newest exhibit, First in the Hearts of His Countrymen: George Washington, which will run until May […]

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Get the Message! Explore Graphic Design with Kids

by Sandra Foyt

Even though I expected to be surprised, I discovered something truly unexpected. Ensconced in a Plexiglas cabinet was the Spiralizer, a rare and amusing oddity. One of a mere handful in existence, the object appears to have been plucked from a wizarding shop in Diagon […]

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Take the Kids to See Shoe Art in Albany

by Sandra Foyt

Ours is not a high brow family. My kids don’t usually volunteer to attend classical concerts or art exhibits, but with the right incentive they will attend willingly. Shoe art exhibits are usually sufficient draw as silly, fun, whimsical shoes easily capture their imagination. Given […]

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