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The BASEBALL RELIQUARY Inc.


THE BASEBALL RELIQUARY
2004 CALENDAR OF
EXHIBITIONS & PUBLIC PROGRAMS

 

OCTOBER 4-OCTOBER 29
“The Times They Were A-Changin’: Baseball in the Age of Aquarius,” an exhibition of artworks, artifacts, photographs, and text exploring professional baseball’s relationship to a changing American society from 1960-1976. Burbank Central Library, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd., Burbank, California. Free admission.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 7:00 PM
"Where Are the Jocks for Justice?," a lecture/discussion presented by Kelly Candaele and Peter Dreier as part of the Baseball Reliquary’s exhibition, "The Times They Were A-Changin’: Baseball in the Age of Aquarius." Candaele and Dreier’s talk will explore the history of political activism in professional sports, and how cultural changes and lucrative endorsements may explain the modern athlete’s silence on political issues. Kelly Candaele is a Los Angeles-based writer whose mother played for the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940s and whose brother Casey played ten years in the major leagues. Peter Dreier, the E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics and director of the Urban & Environmental Policy Program at Occidental College, is co-author of the forthcoming book, The Next LA: The Struggle for a Livable City. Burbank Central Library Auditorium, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd., Burbank, California. Free admission.

NOVEMBER 14 (2004)-JANUARY 2 (2005)
In conjunction with the exhibition TEN!, sponsored by NewTown, the Baseball Reliquary presents an installation exploring anger management issues in professional baseball, featuring work by artists Michael Guccione, Greg Jezewski, William Scaff, and Keith Ullrich. Opening reception: Sunday, November 14, from 5:00-7:00 PM. Armory Center for the Arts, 145 N. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, California. Free admission.

ONGOING THROUGH 2004
The Baseball Reliquary presents William Robert Steele’s Ebbets Field Replica, an exhibition of Jackie Robinson paintings, and a display of Negro League memorabilia. Jackie Robinson Center, 1020 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena, California. Hours are Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM; Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM; closed Saturday and Sunday. Free admission.


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