Events Calendar

November 30, 2022

Wed November 30, 2022

2:00 pm
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3:00 pm

Guo Pei: Art of Couture Tour with SCAD Art Historian Carmela Spinelli

Guo Pei: Art of Couture Tour with SCAD Art Historian Carmela Spinelli

Talks

PURCHASE GUO PEI ADMISSION RSVP FOR TOUR Enjoy a tour by SCAD Art Historian and Lynda Thomas Distinguished Lecturer, Carmela Spinelli,...

11:30 am
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12:00 pm

Guo Pei: Art of Couture Holiday Tours

Guo Pei: Art of Couture Holiday Tours

Talks

PURCHASE GUO PEI ADMISSION Enjoy a docent-led tour of our new special exhibition amidst the holiday season! Ticketed Onsite Event:...

1:30 pm
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3:30 pm

East Meets West II with George Ko and Bin He

East Meets West II with George Ko and Bin He

Music Performances

PURCHASE GUO PEI ADMISSION RSVP FOR PROGRAM Enjoy a very special afternoon of enchanting musical performances in “East Meets West II,”...

10:00 am
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3:00 pm

KUSC Classical California Kids Discovery Day at the Bowers

KUSC Classical California Kids Discovery Day at the Bowers

Family Programs

KUSC Classical California Kids Discovery Day at the Bowers KUSC presents Classical California Kids Discovery Day at the Bowers Sunday,...

7:00 pm
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8:00 pm

Families and Communities Together: Parent Support System Virtual Meeting

Families and Communities Together: Parent Support System Virtual Meeting

Family Programs

Calling all Santa Ana Parents! Join us for another installment in the Parent Support System virtual series with special guests:...

10:00 am
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12:00 pm

Anne's Treasures -  Guo Pei Paper Doll Dress Design with Exhibit Tour

Anne's Treasures - Guo Pei Paper Doll Dress Design with Exhibit Tour

Workshops & Classes

ANNE'S TREASURES | 2ND & 4TH THURSDAYSA very special arts engagement program for seniors.10 AM - 12 PM | John M. Lee Court | Onsite Art...

1:00 pm
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3:00 pm

Books at Bowers: Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore

Books at Bowers: Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore

Books at Bowers: Touring Through the Pages

RSVP 1 - 2 PM | Norma Kershaw Auditorium | Onsite Book Discussion 2 – 3 PM | John M. Lee Court | “A Wassail in Winter” - A Toast to...

6:30 pm
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7:30 pm

Meet Patricia Engel, Author of Infinite Country

Meet Patricia Engel, Author of Infinite Country

Talks

Join OC Public Libraries at the Bowers Museum to hear from Patricia Engel, author of Infinite Country, a New York Times bestseller,...

11:00 am
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4:00 pm

AristoKrown Tiara-Making Workshop & Trunk Show with Marita Taylor-Holton

AristoKrown Tiara-Making Workshop & Trunk Show with Marita Taylor-Holton

Workshops & Classes

REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP Create the tiara of your dreams in this entry level tiara-making class with AristoKrown artist Marita...

10:00 am
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1:30 pm

Chuck Jones Center for Creativity at Bowers Kidseum

Chuck Jones Center for Creativity at Bowers Kidseum

Family Programs

Saturday Morning Cartoons Saturday I December 10 10:00 am - 12:00 pm FREE Drop In and Draw Watch a selection of cartoons and learn...

1:30 pm
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3:30 pm

ARCE-OC: A gateway into the desert: history, exploration, and cyclical rediscovery of Wadi Tumilat with Dr. Aleksandra Ksiezak

ARCE-OC: A gateway into the desert: history, exploration, and cyclical rediscovery of Wadi Tumilat with Dr. Aleksandra Ksiezak

Talks

PURCHASE ONSITE TICKETS Presented by Dr. Aleksandra Ksiezak, University of Toronto/ Dr. W. Benson Harer Egyptology Scholar in...

11:00 am
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3:00 pm

Open House for Santa Ana Families Presented by the Parent Support System

Open House for Santa Ana Families Presented by the Parent Support System

Family Programs

Bowers Museum is proud to host an open house for Santa Ana families with free museum admission including our featured exhibition Guo...

11:30 am
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12:00 pm

Guo Pei: Art of Couture Holiday Tours

Guo Pei: Art of Couture Holiday Tours

Talks

PURCHASE GUO PEI ADMISSION Enjoy a docent-led tour of our new special exhibition amidst the holiday season! Ticketed Onsite Event:...

10:30 am
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12:00 pm

Bowers' Books for Kids: Storytime in the Galleries

Bowers' Books for Kids: Storytime in the Galleries

Family Programs

Bowers' Books for Kids: Storytime in the Galleries10:30 am in select galleries Join us every last Saturday of the month for story book...

1:30 pm
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4:00 pm

A Night at the Movies presents White Christmas (1954)

A Night at the Movies presents White Christmas (1954)

Film

PURCHASE TICKETS Just in time for the holidays - join A Night at the Movies’ Theo Siegel for a joyous screening of White Christmas,...

10:00 am
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12:00 pm

Anne's Treasures - Silk Painting

Anne's Treasures - Silk Painting

Workshops & Classes

ANNE'S TREASURES | 2ND & 4TH THURSDAYSA very special arts engagement program for seniors. 10 AM - 12 PM | John M. Lee Court | Onsite Art...

1:30 pm
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3:00 pm

Timeless Melodies: Popular Christmas Songs

Timeless Melodies: Popular Christmas Songs

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Take a nostalgic walk down memory lane with music and more presented by Larry Maurer, historian of the Timeless...

2:00 pm
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4:00 pm

How to Build a Snowman with Erna van Dyk

How to Build a Snowman with Erna van Dyk

Family Programs

PURCHASE TICKETS Please note that the event date has changed from December 18 to December 22. Join local artist Erna van Dyk as she...

1:00 pm
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2:00 pm

Storytime with Mrs. Claus

Storytime with Mrs. Claus

Family Programs

PURCHASE GENERAL ADMISSION Just in time for Christmas, join Mrs. Claus for storytime, sing-alongs and winding up the fabulous reindeer...

1:30 pm
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3:00 pm

Over the Moon (2020)

Over the Moon (2020)

Film

RSVP In this animated musical, a girl builds a rocket ship and blasts off, hoping to meet a mythical moon goddess. This film features...

5:30 pm
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6:30 pm

Couture & Champagne Tour with Carmela Spinelli

Couture & Champagne Tour with Carmela Spinelli

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Join SCAD’s fashion historian Carmela Spinelli to gain insight on Guo Pei’s dazzling designs and the prestige behind...

5:30 pm
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6:30 pm

Couture & Champagne Tour with Carmela Spinelli

Couture & Champagne Tour with Carmela Spinelli

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS Join SCAD’s fashion historian Carmela Spinelli to gain insight on Guo Pei’s dazzling designs and the prestige behind...

1:30 pm
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2:30 pm

Lynda Thomas Distinguished Lecture Series | Guo Pei’s Language of Ornament with Dr. Ellen Huang

Lynda Thomas Distinguished Lecture Series | Guo Pei’s Language of Ornament with Dr. Ellen Huang

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS In this image-based lecture, art and design historian and Lynda Thomas Distinguished Lecturer Ellen Huang, Ph.D. will...

11:00 am
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12:00 pm

Lynda Thomas Distinguished Lecture Series | Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore with Terry Newman

Lynda Thomas Distinguished Lecture Series | Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore with Terry Newman

Talks

PURCHASE TICKETS This lecture will look at men and women of letters whose writing bears an idiosyncratic stamp and whose style of dress...

10:00 am
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3:00 pm

AristoKrown Tiara-Making Workshop & Trunk Show with Marita Taylor-Holton

AristoKrown Tiara-Making Workshop & Trunk Show with Marita Taylor-Holton

Workshops & Classes

REGISTER FOR WORKSHOP Create the tiara of your dreams in this entry level tiara-making class with AristoKrown artist Marita...

10:00 am
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4:00 pm

Exhibition Closing - Guo Pei: Art of Couture

Exhibition Closing - Guo Pei: Art of Couture

Special Events

Don't miss your last chance to experience the wonder of our newest exhibition, Guo Pei: Art of Couture, on closing day! Click here for...

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