Virtual Mummy Madness
July 29, 2021 –
Explore the often "ick-inducing" methods of how a human was transformed into a proper Ancient Egyptian mummy, step by step. We explore the associated Egyptian gods, tomb materials, animal mummies and view actual human mummies!
Marisa Horowitz-Jaffe has been studying and teaching ancient history for over 25 years. She enjoyed a two-decade career in elite NYC art museums before founding "Museums With Marisa." She holds double bachelor’s degrees in Egyptology & Classical Archaeology from the University of Michigan, and a Master’s degree from Harvard University in Art & Museum Education. MWM offers virtual tours and programs on Ancient Egypt, Ancient Rome, Archaeology and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. She lives in Westchester, NY with her husband and nine year old twins.
We offer story times and other activities for children, teens, and adults, including a book discussion group. Check our program calendar or call the library at 845-876-2903.