Open to all members. Activities and programs for ages 4 and up take place throughout the Museum. Create art, enjoy an interactive performance, go on a kid-friendly tour, and more. Admission is based on your membership privileges.
Member Family Day: Material Mania
Sharf Visitor Center
10:30 am, Noon, and 1 pm
Join a kid-friendly 30-minute tour exploring the amazing materials artists use to create artwork!
Drop in to enjoy stories about artists and making art. Stay for one story or for the whole hour. Great for toddlers.
Art-Making Activities 10:30 am–2:30 pm
Look up to see the big "cloud" that artist Tara Donovan made out of…Styrofoam cups! Get inspired to make your own creation out of packaging peanuts.
How many different things can you do with paper? Discover how artist Gugger Petter creates woven artwork from paper and try out her technique!
Meet our winged friends! Explore John James Audubon’s studies of birds and then use feathers to create your own artwork.
Torf Gallery, 184
Travel back to the 1960s in “Hippie Chic.” Enjoy colorful, dramatic fashion and have fun creating your own clothing design.
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