Previous Events

True Blue Challenge Feb. 1-28

February 28, 2021

Join the True Blue Challenge to help reach 3,000 donors in February, unlocking $250,000 and more in support of the next generation of changemakers. There's no better time to amplify your impact on Colby and its students.

2021 Cotter Debate: Should Supreme Court Justices Have Term Limits?

February 25, 2021

Suzanna Sherry, Vanderbilt University Law School's Herman O. Loewenstein Professor of Law, will discuss the merits of lifetime appointments in this Goldfarb Center debate. Ilya Shapiro, Robert A. Levy Center for Constitutional Studies director at the Cato Institute, will argue the opposing view.

Center for Small Town Jewish Life Statewide Purim Celebration

February 25, 2021

We could all use a little celebration these days! Get your costumes ready, grab a refreshing drink, and join the Maine Jewish community for a festive Purim. To receive Zoom details, please register below. After you sign up, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the program link.

Virtual Art + Conversation: Roy Lichtenstein

February 25, 2021

Watch a pre-recorded conversation between Elizabeth Finch and Marshall N. Price, co-curators of Roy Lichtenstein: History in the Making, 1948–1960. They will discuss the little-known early career of the Pop art legend and their collaborative work on this groundbreaking exhibition.

Resinosa Ensemble – Made in Maine: Reflections in Song

February 20, 2021

This recital, specially curated for Colby’s Music in the Museum concert series, features carefully chosen songs from Resinosa’s commissioned premieres. The Resinosa Ensemble is a chamber trio formed in 2016 featuring Joëlle Morris, mezzo-soprano; Bridget Convey, piano; and Eliza Meyer, cello.

Colby Museum’s Virtual Opening of Roy Lichtenstein Exhibition

February 18, 2021

Join the virtual opening of our spring exhibitions—Roy Lichtenstein: History in the Making, 1948–1960 and Miracles on the Border: Retablos of Mexican Migrants to the United States—which will be open in our galleries for Colby students, faculty, and staff, and virtually to the general public.

Small Town Jewish Life in America Panel

February 17, 2021

Come listen to Rabbi Rachel Isaacs, Executive Director of the CSTJL, and Lane Kadish ’20, an alum of our student Jewish Leadership Fellowship program, as they participate on a panel about small town Jewish life in America, moderated by the Jewish Telegraphic Agency.

Artful Healing: Time to Face Yourself

February 15, 2021

During each Artful Healing session, Bodhi Simpson, LCPC, ATR will gently guide participants through a 30-min creative healing exercise inspired by a work in the Museum’s collection. Simpson is an art therapist with a private practice in Waterville, Maine, called Conscious Art Therapy.

Artful Meditation: Time to Face Yourself

February 10, 2021

Experience greater mind-body connection though our Artful Meditation program. During this session, Jing Ye, a meditation teacher and a counselor at Colby College, will guide participants through a meditation inspired by Glenn Ligon’s Palindrome #1, 2007.