Family Learning


Family Days are designed to help kids and grown-ups explore the Museum’s exhibits together. They feature hands-on gallery activities and art-making for the whole family. Family Days happen on selected Saturdays from 10am until noon and they are FREE.  Our next Family Day is Saturday, January 27!  


Check back in January for 2018 dates.
Bring your littlest artist for some hands-on fun! Each week, you and your child can make your mark using a variety of tools and materials in an exploratory open-studio setting. Drop in once or come every week! These sessions are designed for kids ages 3-5 with a caregiver.  Register here. 


Family Gift-making Workshop (FREE!) 
Saturday, November 25 from 10am until noon

The only thing more fun than getting a gift is giving one, and the only thing more fun than giving a gift is making it first!  Join us for a festive morning of making, and your kids will head into the holiday season with homemade gifts for the special people in their lives.  Please pre-register here to help us plan age-appropriate projects and procure adequate supplies. 


Located in the Museum's Education Wing, the Family Art Lab and Book Nook are interactive spaces where children can explore art on their own terms—by touching, building and pretending. Full of blocks, magnatiles, books, art games and more, the Family Art Lab can provide a break during a Museum visit or be a destination in itself. The Book Nook is a quiet space where kids can peruse our fantastic collection of children’s art books. We invite families to be creative together in these spaces designed just for them!
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Pre-K Make Your Mark! generously sponsored by:
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Family Art Lab generously sponsored by:

Book Nook generously sponsored by:

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