DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION ANNOUNCE 2021 AMERICAN HISTORY CONTEST WINNERS
The Barrington-based Signal Hill Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) recently announced the winners of its 2021 American History Essay Contest. Students in grades 5 to 8 were invited to participate in the contest by writing and submitting essays on the Boston Massacre. First place essay contest winners—all from Barrington School District 220—are Zofia Bizon, 5th grader at Roslyn Road Elementary; Abigail Betz, 6th grader at Station Middle School; Neev Patel, 7th grader at Prairie Campus; and Scout Storms, 8th grader at Station Middle School. Bizon went on to become a District IV and State winner and Storms a District IV winner. NSDAR is a volunteer women’s service organization headquartered in Washington, DC and founded in 1890. The local Barrington Chapter raises funds throughout the year and distributes them to 501 (c) (3) organizations whose missions support that of NSDAR: historic preservation, education, and patriotism. For more information, visit signalhilldar.com.
THE RESORT AT PAWS UP INTRODUCES NEW CULINARY TALENT
Montana’s premier luxury ranch, The Resort at Paws Up in Greenough, Montana has announced the addition of Chef Alison Beazley, previously with 3-Michelin-Star The French Laundry, and Chef Krystle Swenson, a 2020 James Beard Award semifinalist, to their culinary team. The Resort at Paws Up combines luxury with unforgettable adventure on 37,000 acres of untamed Montana wilderness. Paws Up offers accommodations in 36 safari-style tents (seasonally) and 28 vacation homes for a maximum of 275 guests. For more information, visit pawsup.com.
WNDR MUSEUM REOPENS
The WNDR Museum, Chicago’s ever-evolving, immersive art and technology experience, has reopened to the public with brand-new interactive art, touchless experiences, and enhanced safety measures. The reimagined WNDR experience features one-of-a-kind installations from artists, collectives, and studios locally and globally. Leaning into cutting-edge technologies, WNDR Museum prioritizes joy, curiosity, and creativity while ensuring safety through thought-provoking, interactive technologies and stunning installations that do not require touch. For more information, visit wndrmuseum.com.
INTRODUCING TIFFANY & CO.’S COLORS OF NATURE: A KALEIDOSCOPE OF COLORED GEMSTONES IN EXTRAORDINARY DESIGNS THAT CELEBRATE THE EVERYDAY BEAUTY OF THE WORLD AROUND US
Tiffany & Co. reveals its new high jewelry collection, Colors of Nature, debuting this month. Celebrating the idea that extraordinary designs should not be reserved for extraordinary occasions, the new collection elevates the everyday beauty and familiarity of the natural world. Tiffany & Co. creates a world of vibrant hues that echo the dynamism of the living world in four overarching themes: Land, Sea, Sky, and Earth. Colors of Nature is a celebration of nature’s chromatic variety, defined by revolutionary innovations, transformable designs, and unexpected color combinations. For more information, visit tiffany.com.