Events and Programs

 Kid's Photography Workshop

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Wednesday, April 23rd, 3:30 - 5pm

Ages 8-14

In this interactive photography workshop students will learn several pointers on how to create strong compositions, use various features of the camera to create different artistic effects, and make a series of photographs during the workshop. Students will learn useful tools to continue creating strong photographs outside of the classroom. Dress prepared to go outside! Required materials: Digital Camera.

A snack will be provided. 30 seats. RSVP by  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 901.457.2650.


The Museum will be closed Saturday, May 26th for a private event.


Preserving Your Family Photos

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May 3rd, 11am-12pm

Terry Thompson, professional researcher, retired photographer and genealogy volunteer at the Memphis Public Library, will lead a one-hour workshop about preservation and organizational methods of keeping photographs both in their original form and in digital format. Attendees are invited to bring samples of family photographs to see how to organize and store the photographs in their home.