All posts by Michelle Moon

Michelle Moon

Michelle Moon

Michelle Moon runs the circus of tours and events for adults as PEM's Assistant Director for Adult Programs. Deeply interested in how museums and communities enrich one another, she's studying the topic for a Master's in Museum Studies at Harvard University. When not partying at the monthly PEM/PM, she volunteers with Slow Food, road-trips New England, or reclines on the beach.

Photo by Martine martine_malengret-bardosh

Do we docent?

If you’ve been to PEM, you’ve probably encountered one of our nearly 100 volunteer docents. Maybe you took the Two Merchants Tour to visit Yin Yu Tang and the Gardner-Pingree …

Jennifer McCarty (Iñupiaq), 2013 Fellow

A breath of fresh air

Though I was navigating in ankle-deep slush and life-threatening ice slicks, my walk across Salem Common to work today was filled with thoughts of summer. Not just because it’ll bring …


Back to school

Where does summer go? Even though it’s decades since I skipped away from the schoolyard in June, I still expect summer to stretch out in long, languorous days. But it …