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Create comic book-inspired and football-themed crafts with Mercer Museum educators in this drop-in session.

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During this lecture, featured metalsmith Nash Quinn will discuss the Mercer Museum’s collection of firearms from the perspective of a craft artist, including the historical significance of the collection and how those artifacts became the inspiration for his piece in the exhibit, Forging a Link: Metalsmiths Respond to the Mercer Collection. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Purchase tickets to Gunfire to Guinea Feathers: Interpreting the Mercer Museum’s Firearms Collection

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Join cartoonists from the National Cartoonists Society at this drop-in afternoon event celebrating the new Pigskin Peanuts exhibit and see how cartoons are drawn and leave with a token drawing of your very own.

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Take advantage of this after-hours tour of the new exhibit Pigskin Peanuts. Led by Vice President of Collections and Interpretation Cory Amsler, this tour showcases football-themed artifacts and makes connections to the broader history of football in Bucks County. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Purchase tickets to Meet the Curator Tour

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Celebrate the unique nature of the Mercer Museum’s pre-Industrial tool collection through an evening of artistry and empowerment with Bucks County-based artist Ashara Shapiro.  As an artist and designer,  Ashara breathes new life into reclaimed pieces and creates storied wearable art that have gone through an evolution using the tools of yesteryear. Artist and Founder of A. Recherche, Shapiro will host an interactive shopping experience after her presentation, with 10% of her proceeds being donated back to the museum. Space…

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Among the oldest artifacts in the Mercer Museum are a 2,000 year old whale oil lamp and Native American implements dating to 6,000-8,000 BC.
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