Three Films in Over-the-Rhine
Sep
27
6:30 PM18:30

Three Films in Over-the-Rhine

The Over-the-Rhine Museum is thrilled to announce the next installment in our quarterly lecture series, “Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine” on Thursday, September 27, 2018, at Chatfield College, 1544 Central Parkway in Over-the-Rhine.   

In partnership with the Over-the-Rhine International Film Festival, our next Three Acts event will be a twist on our usual three short talks featuring three short films with a question and answer period for film makers and participants.

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Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Summertime Fun
Jun
7
6:00 PM18:00

Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Summertime Fun

The hot and sticky Cincinnati summers have led to some wonderful diversions. Join us for three short talks about the revelry and playful pastimes that have seen Over-the-Rhine’s residents through the summer heat. This next “Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine” will be on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at The Over-the-Rhine Community Center, 1710 Race Street in Over-the-Rhine.  

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Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Community Building
Mar
15
6:00 PM18:00

Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Community Building

We all know Over-the-Rhine is changing fast. As new residents arrive, established groups are working to maintain and expand the communities they have built. The Over-the-Rhine Museum is thrilled to welcome three community builders to share their stories. Please join us for our tenth Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine Program: Community Building in Over-the-Rhine, on Thursday, March 15 at Chatfield College, 1544 Central Parkway.

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Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Sweet History
Dec
7
6:00 PM18:00

Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Sweet History

What would holiday season be without hot chocolate, cookies, and candy canes? Just in time for Christmas, we will explore Over-the-Rhine’s legacy candy businesses and the neighborhood’s sweet new arrivals at our ninth Three Acts Program. Come out and learn more about the stories of Maverick Chocolate, Doscher’s Candy, and Velveteen Chocolate!

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Over-the-Rhine History Harvest
Nov
26
9:00 AM09:00

Over-the-Rhine History Harvest

At our very first History Harvest, the Over-the-Rhine Museum is seeking stories and documents to help tell the stories of Over-the-Rhine’s past. Visitors will be able to talk with historians in an informal setting, share their personal and family documents with the museum, and record stories of Over-the-Rhine’s past.

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Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Mapping Over-the-Rhine
Sep
7
6:00 PM18:00

Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine: Mapping Over-the-Rhine

The Over-the-Rhine Museum is excited to announce the eighth in our Three Acts Lecture Series: Mapping Over-the-Rhine. Before the smart phone GPS and location technology, we used good old fashioned maps to get around and orient ourselves. This event will take place on Thursday, September 7, at Graydon on Main at 1421 Main Street.

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Under-the-Rhine: Tales of Beer, Bones, and Bathrooms
Jun
29
6:00 PM18:00

Under-the-Rhine: Tales of Beer, Bones, and Bathrooms

We have all heard about the amazing history above ground in Over-the-Rhine. But there are many tantalizing tales that exist below ground, in the neighborhood’s secret beer tunnels, its crypts and forgotten burial sites like Washington Park, and in the sewage system and privies. Our next “Three Acts Under-the-Rhine” will take place on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at St. Francis Seraph Church at Liberty and Vine Streets in Over-the-Rhine.  

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Three Musical Acts in Over-the-Rhine
Apr
19
7:30 PM19:30

Three Musical Acts in Over-the-Rhine

The Over-the-Rhine Museum is thrilled to announce our “Three Musical Acts in Over-the-Rhine” on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at the historic Woodward Theater, 1404 Main Street. It will be a night of music and stories with three amazing local performances – Molly Sullivan, Katie Laur with Ma Crow, and Jake Speed and the Freddies.  

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Over-the-Rhine Museum Survey Training
Mar
11
10:00 AM10:00

Over-the-Rhine Museum Survey Training

Would you go to the Over-The-Rhine Museum? What do you expect to see at the Over-The-Rhine Museum? These are the types of questions we need answers to as we consider the future of the museum. This is a session to train you on the survey instrument. Actual surveys will be conducted on Saturday March 18 and Saturday March 25 between 10 am and 2 pm.

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Oral History Training for Over-the-Rhine Museum
Feb
27
10:00 AM10:00

Oral History Training for Over-the-Rhine Museum

If you are interested in talking with Over-The-Rhine residents, past and present, about their experiences in the neighborhood, this is the event for you! We will be hosting an Oral History best practices training on Saturday Feb. 25th at 10am at Graydon on Main to equip you with the tools to conduct interviews with current and former neighborhood residents.

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Three Acts: Feeding Over-the-Rhine
Jan
26
6:00 PM18:00

Three Acts: Feeding Over-the-Rhine

This time we're focusing on Feeding Over-The-Rhine. Join the Over-the-Rhine Museum for an engaging evening of conversation about building community through food. Our featured speakers are: Marvin Smith, owner of Ollie's Trolley, Joe Tucker, son of long-time Tucker’s operators, and Kate Zaidan, owner/operator of Dean's Mediterranean Imports.

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Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine
Mar
24
6:00 PM18:00

Three Acts in Over-the-Rhine

Doors open at 6pm; event lasts from 6:30pm until 8pm; light refreshments will be available. The presenters include Jennifer Summers and Larry Fogle of the Peaslee Neighborhood Center, Dr. Christine Anderson, an Associate Professor of History at Xavier University and Dr. Eric Jackson, an Associate Professor of History at Northern Kentucky University.

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Museums as Vehicles for Social Change: Over-the-Rhine Welcomes Ruth Abram
Jan
22
6:00 PM18:00

Museums as Vehicles for Social Change: Over-the-Rhine Welcomes Ruth Abram

Cincinnati’s new Over-the-Rhine Museum will host nationally celebrated museums expert, Ruth Abram to speak in Cincinnati on Friday, January 22, 2016. Ms. Abram’s talk on “Museums as Vehicles for Social Change,” will take place at Cincinnati’s Mercantile Library. We look forward to exposing our local audience to Ruth’s innovative museum work, particularly at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum.

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3 Acts in Over-the-Rhine II
Dec
3
6:00 PM18:00

3 Acts in Over-the-Rhine II

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The second of a quarterly series. Three short lectures reveal histories of tenement experience and local heritage in Over-the-Rhine. Michael Henson will explore the Appalachian presence in Over-the-Rhine, from the 1950s through the 1970s. Rob Gioielli’s discussion will explore how the story of the pig helps us understand the place of Cincinnati, and Dann Woellert will share stories on the German immigrants who founded the Turnverein Gymnastics clubs in Over-the-Rhine.

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OTR Tenement Walking Tour
Oct
4
10:00 AM10:00

OTR Tenement Walking Tour

In the 19th century, Cincinnati had the second most densely populated neighborhood in the country, just behind New York City. Cincinnati also had more tenement buildings than Chicago, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and St. Louis combined. The tour explores tenements in Cincinnati, delving into a few specific buildings, their residents and how their lives were shaped by their dense urban homes.

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