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Especially for Educators: Wine and Spirit

Memorial Art Gallery
Wednesday, February 9, 2011
4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

"Wine and Spirit: Rituals, Remedies and Revelry" (art, social studies, 6-12). Journey through history with almost 100 art objects illustrating the central role wine has played in marking religious ceremonies, rites of passage and secular occasions both private and grand. A terrific link to the Gallery's existing tour, Passport to the Past.

Fee: $30 (registration and prepayment required). For additional information or to register, contact Kerry Donovan at or 585-276-8971.
Pictured: Attributed to the Theseus Painter, Black-figure Skyphos with Herakles, Athena, and Hermes (Greece, ca. 550 BCE). Mount Holyoke College Art Museum.