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The Advocate: Events Not to Miss May 14, 2020

U.S. astronaut Steven Swanson, a crew member of the mission to the International Space Station (ISS) tests a space suit during pre-launch preparations at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Tuesday, March 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Maxim Shipenkov, pool)

Space Songs

“Space Songs” is a YouTube concert event, sharing songs about space and isolation to celebrate how extreme situations can bring out the best in us. Check out the hourlong concert at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum website.

Art for All

Dale Chihuly’s “Rose Crystal” tower outside the Botanical Gardens, a fog sculpture at the Children’s Museum and large, outdoor murals are all listed on this tour of the city’s outdoor art, presented by the Helis Foundation.

Louisiana Lessons

Check out the online education section of the Louisiana State Museum to learn how to build a model levee, design a Carnival float or craft a tambourine. Visit

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