How many times have you been told that “you can’t judge a book by its cover”? As a librarian, I fully endorse this sentiment. I would, however, like to create a related maxim: you can’t judge a closed book by its fore-edge. What’s a fore-edge, you ask? In book-speak, that’s the name for the edge opposite the spine. Hidden beneath the gilt or marbled covering on some books’ fore-edges, you just may discover a most exquisite watercolor.
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August 23, 2018
For Immediate Release
at The Strong® Museum
Rise up! Enjoy a day dedicated to the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles during Turtle Power at The Strong museum on Saturday, September 8 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Watch exclusive screenings of Nickelodeon's new television series, Rise of the Teenage Ninja Turtles and join Raph, Leo, Donnie, and Mikey as they master new weapons, battle absurd mutants, and discover a Hidden City beneath New York. The new series airs on Nickelodeon this fall.
Learn about spotted turtles and pancake tortoises with staff from the Seneca Park Zoo, meet special guests from the Superheroes Alliance of Western New York, and craft your own Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle mask.
Turtle Power is included with general museum admission fees. Programs underwritten by Delta Air Lines, the official airline of The Strong.
Museum Hours: Monday–Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
General Admission Fees (does not include admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden®): age 2 and older $15, under age 2 free, members free. Fees subject to change.
Admission to Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden: General Admission fee plus $4 for members, $5 for nonmembers, under age 2 free. Entry is by timed ticket only. Fees subject to change.
Parking: Free parking is available at the museum for all guests on a first-come, first-served basis during regular museum hours. Please note that, on high visitation days, the museum lot may reach capacity early in the day. If space is not available on site at the time of your visit, additional parking is available at neighboring municipal garages for a fee. The Strong is not responsible for fees incurred at off-site locations.