The ever-popular ruby slippers from the Wizard of Oz are temporarily off display on a routine visit to the conservation lab. For a few weeks only, the Scarecrow costume worn by actor Ray Bolger will be shown in their place in our American Stories exhibition.
Learn about the origins and rise of chocolate from a colonial drink to king of the candy aisle with author and historian Libby O'Connell. Feb. 12, 2 p.m.
This year's Day of Remembrance program features artist Roger Shimomura, whose work is informed by the experience of incarcerated Japanese Americans during WWII. Feb. 19, 6:30 p.m.
The Masterworks of Four Centuries series continues with a program of piano quintets by Dvorak and Brahms. Feb. 20 and 21, 7:30 p.m.; pre-concert lecture at 6:30 p.m. Tickets required.