NEW ART CLASS this October! Scroll down for more info.
"MARSHALL THE MIRACLE DOG DAY" will be soon. You won't want to miss it - great family event.
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Have your special event here at the Dog Museum!! Scroll down to view photos. Dog Clubs are welcomed.
Saturday, August 27
10:30am to 1:30pm
presented by Mary Beth Grieb
Sunday, August 28
1:30pm to 4pm
presented by Val Smith &
Gateway Sporting Dog Association
(many breeds from the Sporting Dog Group will be present)
Australian Cattle Dog
Saturday, September 3
10:30am to 1:30pm
presented by Kymberli Higgins
MARSHALL THE MIRACLE DOG DAY!
Sunday, September 11
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Meet Marshall, the dog that inspired a book and a film on his life. "Marshall the Miracle Dog Day" will include a lecture, book signing, and refreshments. Join us for this presentation that promises to be fun for the the entire family! RSVP appreciated, 314-821-3647
Marshall the Miracle Dog
(Books are now available for purchase and can be shipped)
Family Day at the St. Louis Mercantile Library
Sunday, September 18
1pm to 3pm
For more information or to register: 314-516-7248
(click on events)
St. Louis Mercantile Library at UMSL
1 University Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63121
NEW ART CLASS this October!
Pet Portrait in Pastel Painting taught by Deanna Nash
For adults 16 years old and up. Class size limited.
Five Sunday afternoons,
2 to 4pm
from October 2nd thru 30th, $150.
Museum members receive 10% discount.
Please call the Museum to register, 314-821-3647.
FUN MATCHES can be held at the Dog Museum. Conformation ring set up is available. Call Jan for date availabity.
Conformation ring was gifted to the museum by Ken & Susan Thornberry, Metro St. Louis Pug Rescue.
FITNESS WITH FIDO:
Six weeks of fitness classes designed for you and your DOG, where you'll always have a workout partner.
Starting Thursday, August 18 thru September 22.
Time: 11am to 12pm, held
here at the Dog Museum.
or sign up online at:
Kim, owner and instructor of FITNESS WITH FIDO with her Standard Poodle, Oscar.
ARTIST REGISTRY DEMO DAYS this summer! Come see these artists create their work.
See scheduled Saturdays below
11:30am to 2:30pm
The Demo Days are included with your price of museum admission.
Watercolor Deanna Nash
Pastel Victoria Szulc
Pastel Deanna Nash
Digital Illustrat. Jennifer Stolzer
Clay modeling Carol Eder
Color pencil Peg McClure
Have fun learning how to give guided tours or be a Gallery Attendant in our Volunteer Docent Program! Great opportunity for outgoing individuals to speak with museum visitors about our canine art collection and museum activities. Training provided; must be at least 18 years of age.
For an interview, call Susan: 314-821-3647.
We are also seeking volunteers for promotional booths during weekend dog events both on and off-site. For an interview, call Diane: 314-821-3647.
HAVE YOUR SPECIAL EVENT HERE AT THE MUSEUM:
Click on "Facilities Rental" for more information or call and ask for Jan, 314-821-3647.
Outside Wedding Ceremony!
The Constellation Room comfortably holds 190 guests allowing space for a dance
Beautiful Charing Cross Courtyard!
LIVING ST. LOUIS VIDEO:
Dog Training with highlights from Sarah Wilson's lecture on Why Women Love Dogs
See the Dallas News article about the Dog Museum! Click on the link below
THE DOG MUSEUM WAS FEATURED ON KSDK SHOW ME ST. LOUIS
Monday, March 16th!
See the video at:http://www.ksdk.com/features/show-me-st-louis/
2016 Guest Dog of the Week!
Click on "Learn More" to see the current schedule.
To all active and retired U.S. Military, as well as Police, Firefighters, and all First Responders: Thank you for your service to our country and community!
See the Museum on Google+
Click on the link below for great views of the Museum galleries
click on "See Inside"
AUGUST ART PIECE OF THE MONTH:
Ch. Basquaerie Marsous
1937 Oil on canvas
Gift of the Mary Crane estate.
Mr. and Mrs. Francis V. (Mary) Crane were instrumental in developing this French breed in America, importing them into this country in 1931. This painting was among Mrs. Crane’s many Megargee commissions to paint the dogs from her Basquaerie Kennels at Needham, Massachusetts.
Dogs of St. Louis Artists:
An Artist Registry Exhibition
Otis by Deanna Nash
September 8th, 2016 through February 19th, 2017
Exhibit Opening Reception: Thursday, September 8th
5 to 7pm.
Includes appetizers/wine/refreshments and touring the entire Museum. Regular admission is waived for this event, however $5 guest donations will be appreciated. Museum Members are Free.
In the Main Hall Gallery
Diminutive Darlings: The Toy Group
Selections from the permanent collection in our Main Hallway Gallery.
Affenpinscher Lying on a Green Pillow
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Mr. and Mrs. Alvin E. Maurer, Jr. estate
Currently on loan from
Dr. Brenda McManigle:
Journey to Victory
by Karen Kaiser
This wall hanging, a collage of show ribbons, is on display in the Hall of Fame Gallery through November 13th, 2016.
Come see our
Reuben Ward Binks wall!
This exhibit honors the collaboration between the artist and Mrs. Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge.
Reuben Ward Binks (1880-1950)
Our Cocker Friends
Breed: English Cocker Spaniel
Etching and aquatint
Gift of Jay and Mary Remer
On Loan from Harry Weber
The Foxhunter (detail)
View the entire sculpture in the Museum's Main Hall Gallery.
We have revamped our lower level Cam Lyman gallery!
In addition to several new acquisitions, this space highlights paintings and objects from the permanent collection including works that have not been displayed in many years. Click on "Learn More" for additional information.
This life-size painting remains on exhibit in the SJS Special Exhibit Gallery:
Portrait of a Lady with Two Dogs
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mrs. Marjorie Raike
Dogs in Porcelain Sculpture exhibit
Click on "Learn More" for
Royal Doulton porcelain
Designer Frederick Daws
Ch. Ashstead Applause
Gift of the Glen Twiford estate
NEW GIFTS TO THE COLLECTION:
Gifted by the Sue Cone estate
Karen L. Allen
Ch. Katmai Abigail Adams, "Abby"
Breed: Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Gifted by Terry d. Chacon
Terry d. Chacon
Oil on canvas
Gifted by Miriam C. Barnhart "Granny Mim"
Ch. Fran-Dor's Chantilly
Ch. Miri-Cal's Merry Music Maker
Ch. Miri-Cal's All That Jazz
Ch. Miri-Cal's Shennigans
Gifted by the Marie D. Toppi estate
Oresto J. Toppi
Airedale Terrier Ch. Blackheath Geisha Girl
Gifted by Regina Belmonte
Three Afghan Hounds
Acrylic on board
Gifted by Kathleen N. Peters
Four By Honours
Click on "Learn More" for additional gifts to the collection.
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