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Arizona Founder’s Day Alumni Event

October 22, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Come Celebrate SAS Founder’s Day at the MIM! What is the MIM? The Musical Instrument Museum (MIM)! The MIM invites guests to travel the world through music at this unique attraction, and you won’t need a passport. Not only is this the only global musical instrument museum, but Phoenix was specifically selected as the city in which MIM was built. The architecture and landscape blends into the native desert environment, while guests can experience diverse nationalities in MIM’s Geographic Galleries. Exhibits focus on musical heritage, cultures, and instruments from 200 countries and territories. MIM’s Geographic Galleries showcase music through multi-media that allows you to hear, see, and feel the creative spirit of people as they play their instruments. The guided tour offers an overview of the world’s music, focusing on cultures in each geographic region of the globe. Enjoy the artistry of instruments and different genres of music played by influential performers in the Artist Gallery. End the tour in the Experience Gallery where you can bang a drum, strum a Burmese harp and have fun making music of your own on instruments from around the world.
 
WHO: Semester at Sea Arizona alumni, family, children, friends, and future SAS voyagers

WHAT: Tour the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) 

WHEN: Sunday, October 22nd (SAS Founder’s Day!)
TIME: 2:00 to 5:00pm
RSVP: Please RSVP to Autumn Hulke, SAS AZ Chapter Rep, by Friday, October 6th via e-mail at sasazalumni@gmail.com
DETAILS: Chapter members and family should gather in the MIM lobby near Guest Services to check-in as the Semester at Sea Arizona Chapter NO LATER THAN 2:00pmPlease have CASH ONLY for admission to expedite the check-in process. When purchasing your admission ticket(s), please tell the ticket agent that you are with the Semester at Sea Arizona Chapter. Admission ticket prices are: $20 per adult, $15 per teen, $10 per child (4-12 years), and 3 years and under are free. FYI, Baby wearing is permitted only via slings or carriers worn on the front of the body. Complimentary wheelchairs, walkers, and baby strollers are available on a first-come, first-served basis at Guest Services and must be returned before exiting the building. Parking is free. DON’T FORGET TO WEAR YOUR SAS GEAR!!!
MUSEUM WEBSITE: MIM.org
MUSEUM RULES:
• No food/drink or water bottles may enter the museum.  
• No Backpacks, purses, and bags larger than 18 inches by 18 inches; Please leave them in your vehicle or they will have to be checked at Security, including non-stroller baby carriers, umbrellas, tripods; selfie sticks; and other similar items.
• Pictures may be taken, but NO FLASH is allowed. 
• Cell phones must be turned off or on vibrate. 
 
QUESTIONS???: Please contact Autumn Hulke, SAS AZ Chapter Rep, at sasazalumni@gmail.com.

Details

Date:
October 22, 2017
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Whitney Grist
Phone:
(970) 491-7617
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