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Joslyn collects, preserves, and interprets the visual arts of the highest quality, fostering appreciation and enjoyment of art for the benefit of a diverse audience.

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PREMIER ART MUSEUM in the region, Joslyn offers something for every interest and every age, and general admission is free to all. Nearly 20 galleries feature artwork from ancient times to the present. Joslyn presents nine special exhibitions annually and offers performances and events, scholarly lectures, and art classes. ART WORKS, a multi-generational interactive space, offers handson art-making and educational tools to enhance the Museum experience for children and families.

GIVING OPPORTUNITIES: Join Joslyn: Valuable benefits, offered exclusively through membership, help you save money, stay informed, and increase your access to Museum activities and programs — all while providing crucial support. Joslyn members receive valuable benefits such as free and unlimited admission to ticketed exhibitions, private preview events, deeply discounted art classes, and so much more! Annual Fund: Gifts to the annual fund support all activities of the Museum from presenting special exhibitions and providing educational programs to preserving and growing our collection. Tribute Gifts: A memorial/tribute gift is a thoughtful way to celebrate a special occasion, or to honor family or friends.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Joslyn Art Museum Association ( JAMA) A membership-based organization of volunteers from the metropolitan area that primarily sponsors educational and outreach programs and fundraisers for the Museum. General Volunteer Options Joslyn provides these volunteer opportunities for adults 19 and older: Hitchcock Museum Shop (all public hours & special events); Joslyn Information Assistant (weekends; greet visitors at the Museum entrance); Membership Table (weekends; provide membership information and take applications); and Scott Education Technology Gallery (weekdays; distribute educational resources). On-the-job, hands-on training for volunteers is provided by Joslyn staff. JAMbassadors Joslyn’s high school volunteers, JAMbassadors assist artist teachers with children’s classes, interact with Museum visitors at public events, and help with many behindthe-scenes tasks. JAMbassadors must be at least 14 years old or in grades 9–12. Applications accepted annually in August.

JOSLYN ART MUSEUM 2200 Dodge St. • Omaha, NE 68012 Phone (402) 342-3300 • www.joslyn.org Executive Director & CEO: Jack F. Becker, Ph.D. Board Chairman: Paul G. Smith Guild Board President: Kate Grabill – 2018 President, Joslyn Art Museum Association (JAMA) To volunteer or to donate contact: Katie Herring • (402) 933-8229

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WISH LIST: • Memberships

• Volunteers/Gift of time

• Annual fund contributions

• Bring a friend

• In-kind donations

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