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The Grout Museum District is announcing the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2014. Leadership support has been provided by MetLife Foundation through Blue Star Families. The free admission program is available to active-duty military and their family members (military ID holder and up to five family members). Active duty military include Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and active duty National Guard and active duty Reserve members. Some special or limited-time museum exhibits may not be included in this free admission program. The complete list of participating museums is available at www.arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.
There are a number of activities, exhibits and events taking place at the Grout Museum this summer for family participation! Weekly Wonders activities run every week until mid-August, and a number of temporary exhibits will be on display throughout the district for the duration of the summer! For more information on these activities and to see the entire calendar of events, visit the “Check our Calendar” portion of the museum website.
For more information, call 319-234-6357 or visit our website at www.groutmuseumdistrict.org.
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