Upcoming Events

Colby Book Club: ‘The Vanishing Half’, Jan. 7-Mar. 4

March 4, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

There will be ongoing weekly discussions featuring different topics on the Colby Book Club’s online forum Jan. 7-Mar. 4. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with your fellow alumni and to engage in meaningful discussions about great books. Join anytime to be part of the conversation.

Artful Movement: Time to Connect

March 6, 2021 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET

Practice a series of gentle yoga poses led by Kathleen Leisure Haberstock of School Street Yoga and inspired by artworks in the Colby Museum galleries.

Reimagining Innovation and Collaboration: The Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts

March 9, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

In this live, virtual event hosted by Trustee Miguel Leff ’98, members of the Colby community will share their multidisciplinary visions for the Gordon Center, its progress, and the enriching benefits it will bring to the Colby experience.

Artful Meditation: Time to Connect

March 10, 2021 4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET

Experience greater mind-body connection during this meditation session guided by Jing Ye, a meditation teacher and a counselor at Colby College.

The Holy Shroud: A Brilliant Hoax in the Time of the Black Death Book Discussion

March 11, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

Gary Vikan, former director of the Walters Art Museum, will be discussing his book, The Holy Shroud: A Brilliant Hoax in the Time of the Black Death. Combining research and decades of art world experience, Vikan shows how one of the greatest hoaxes in the history of Christian relics came into being.

Virtual Retablos Workshop with Ivan Calderon

March 13, 2021 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET

Join artist Ivan Calderon for a live virtual workshop featuring a discussion on the history of retablo paintings, followed by an art-making session. Participants will create a painting that tells an important life story. Materials will be provided. Registration is required.

Artful Healing: Time to Connect

March 15, 2021 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. ET

Join art therapist Bodhi Simpson in a healing exercise to support the development of creative expression, increase self-awareness, and support emotional wellbeing.

What is Missing? Get Involved

March 24, 2021 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET

Join Colby College Museum of Art and Lunder Institute for American Art staff for a Zoom conversation to learn how you can be a part of What is Missing?, artist Maya Lin’s “last memorial.” Maya Lin is a Lunder Institute senior fellow during the 2020–21 academic year.