Saturday, April 16, 2016

EXHIBIT, BOOK SIGNINGS @ THE YOGI BERRA MUSEUM & LEARNING CENTER

NEW EXHIBIT CHAMPIONS IN BRONZE OPENING

WHERE: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center on the campus of Montclair State University, 8 Yogi Berra Drive, Little Falls

Finally, the baseball season has cometh, signaling the beginning of a busy and entertaining month of April.

Leading things off, the Museum is pleased to announce the opening of Champions in Bronze," on April 6, an exhibit of exquisite sports sculptures by Marc Mellon, one of America's foremost figurative sculptors.

Known for his portrait busts, commemorative statues and other works in bronze, Mellon's works are highly prominent throughout the sports world. They include the NBA MVP and WNBA MVP trophies, both of which will be featured among the 14 works in the exhibit.

Legends such as Arthur Ashe, Mickey Mantle, Tom Seaver, Chris Evert and Michael Jordan have been recognized and honored with Mellon bronzes.

Champions in Bronze will run through September 2016, and can be viewed by visitors during regular Museum hours.


Ron Darling Booksigning

Speaking of that magical season, Ron Darling, another Mets hero and longtime SNY analyst, will be at the Museum to sign copies of Game 7, 1986: Failure and Triumph in the Biggest Game of My Life.

WHEN: April 21, 6-7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center on the campus of Montclair State University, 8 Yogi Berra Drive, Little Falls
$30 per book. Call (973) 655-2378 to reserve your copy today.
www.yogiberramuseum.org


Michael Strahan Booksigning

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New York Giants Hall of Famer, FOX Sports analyst and co-host of Live! with Kelly and Michael will sign copies of his book Wake Up Happy: The Dream Big, Win Big Guide to Transforming Your Life

WHEN: May 3, 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center on the campus of Montclair State University, 8 Yogi Berra Drive, Little Falls

Ideal for Mother’s and Father’s Day gifts! Only $30. To RSVP or pre-order a copy, call (973) 655-2378. Books can also be shipped.