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Upcoming Events Tagged "Youth and Family"

Thursday January 19, 2017

Artist In Action
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Please join us for Artist in Action in the Museum Store from noon – 2P.M. and meet artist Betty Plaster.  Betty will be demonstrating her beautiful pressed flower pieces and answer questions you may have about how to create similar works yourself!  We have pieces in the Store of Betty’s ranging from $40 – $300 both framed and unframed.  Each unique piece is a true celebration of nature of the indigenous plants of Alabama.

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Sunday February 26, 2017

Family Art Affair
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

View the unique collaborative exhibition Sewn Together: Two Centuries of Alabama Quilts that displays traditional handmade quilts from the collection of both the MMFA and the Alabama Department of Archives and History.  Enjoy replicating quilting styles and themes using textiles and colorful papers to make your own pattern designs to take home!

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Saturday March 11, 2017

Native American Family Day
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for Native American Day! During this free event, the Poarch Band of Creek Indians will share many different aspects of their heritage in fun and interactive ways for all ages. There will be storytelling by the Poarch Creek Tribal Historic Preservation Officer, dance performances, tribal drumming, and artisans demonstrating their skills. We will have hands-on basket weaving, medallion making, and creating in clay, all in the Poarch Creek tradition.

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Wednesday April 05, 2017

After School Art 1 (ages 6 to 9)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this series of classes, students grow as artists while exploring a range of techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking. Through using a variety of materials, participants are encouraged to discover their individual joys in art making. Regular gallery visits and discussions of works on view also inspire students with their studio creations. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Wednesdays: January 18 and 25; February 1, 15, and 22; March 1, 8, 15, and 29; April 5, 12, 19, and 26
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$210 nonmembers for the series of 13 classes

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Thursday April 06, 2017

After School Art II (ages 10 to 13)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Older students delve further into art exploration in this series of classes, making impactful connections to art they view in the galleries through group discussion and individualized projects. Activities for this session will include designing with textiles, painting portraits with acrylics, and sculpting with clay. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to ten students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Thursdays: April 6, 13, 20, and 27
Time: 4 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $40 members/$65 nonmembers for the series of four classes

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Tuesday April 11, 2017

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this introductory class preschoolers will learn about the basic elements of art through looking at and creating a variety of artworks. The instructor will base the projects on works on display in our permanent and temporary galleries. Each class will focus on multi-step processes to engage students in a range of activities and materials. Class size is limited to ten children with an adult caregiver. All supplies provided.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Tuesdays: April 11 and 25, May 9 and 23
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$24 members/$40 non-members for series of four classes

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Wednesday April 12, 2017

After School Art 1 (ages 6 to 9)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this series of classes, students grow as artists while exploring a range of techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking. Through using a variety of materials, participants are encouraged to discover their individual joys in art making. Regular gallery visits and discussions of works on view also inspire students with their studio creations. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Wednesdays: January 18 and 25; February 1, 15, and 22; March 1, 8, 15, and 29; April 5, 12, 19, and 26
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$210 nonmembers for the series of 13 classes

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Thursday April 13, 2017

After School Art II (ages 10 to 13)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Older students delve further into art exploration in this series of classes, making impactful connections to art they view in the galleries through group discussion and individualized projects. Activities for this session will include designing with textiles, painting portraits with acrylics, and sculpting with clay. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to ten students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Thursdays: April 6, 13, 20, and 27
Time: 4 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $40 members/$65 nonmembers for the series of four classes

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Wednesday April 19, 2017

After School Art 1 (ages 6 to 9)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this series of classes, students grow as artists while exploring a range of techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking. Through using a variety of materials, participants are encouraged to discover their individual joys in art making. Regular gallery visits and discussions of works on view also inspire students with their studio creations. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Wednesdays: January 18 and 25; February 1, 15, and 22; March 1, 8, 15, and 29; April 5, 12, 19, and 26
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$210 nonmembers for the series of 13 classes

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Wednesday April 19, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: April 19, May 24, and June 28
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday April 19, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: April 19, May 24, and June 28
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Thursday April 20, 2017

After School Art II (ages 10 to 13)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Older students delve further into art exploration in this series of classes, making impactful connections to art they view in the galleries through group discussion and individualized projects. Activities for this session will include designing with textiles, painting portraits with acrylics, and sculpting with clay. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to ten students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Thursdays: April 6, 13, 20, and 27
Time: 4 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $40 members/$65 nonmembers for the series of four classes

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Sunday April 23, 2017

Family Art Affair
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Be inspired by Stuart Davis’ Summer Twilight painting to create your own mixed media collage in the studio. Bring the whole family and have fun using a variety of materials to create a colorful artwork to take home while enjoying great music.

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Tuesday April 25, 2017

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this introductory class preschoolers will learn about the basic elements of art through looking at and creating a variety of artworks. The instructor will base the projects on works on display in our permanent and temporary galleries. Each class will focus on multi-step processes to engage students in a range of activities and materials. Class size is limited to ten children with an adult caregiver. All supplies provided.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Tuesdays: April 11 and 25, May 9 and 23
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$24 members/$40 non-members for series of four classes

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

After School Art 1 (ages 6 to 9)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this series of classes, students grow as artists while exploring a range of techniques in drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking. Through using a variety of materials, participants are encouraged to discover their individual joys in art making. Regular gallery visits and discussions of works on view also inspire students with their studio creations. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to 12 students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Wednesdays: January 18 and 25; February 1, 15, and 22; March 1, 8, 15, and 29; April 5, 12, 19, and 26
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $125 members/$210 nonmembers for the series of 13 classes

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Thursday April 27, 2017

After School Art II (ages 10 to 13)
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Older students delve further into art exploration in this series of classes, making impactful connections to art they view in the galleries through group discussion and individualized projects. Activities for this session will include designing with textiles, painting portraits with acrylics, and sculpting with clay. All supplies are provided. Class size is limited to ten students.
Instructor: Education Staff
Thursdays: April 6, 13, 20, and 27
Time: 4 to 5 P.M.
Cost: $40 members/$65 nonmembers for the series of four classes

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Saturday May 06, 2017

Flimp Festival
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us for an exhilarating and creative approach to art. There will be art-related activities and entertainment including a sidewalk chalk art competition and live theatrical and musical performances by Booker T. Washington Magnet High School. Guests can look forward to a new student performance every 45 minutes. There will also be interactive demonstrations with Museum Store artists, a scavenger hunt, and concessions. The festivities will kick off with the ever-popular Do-Dah Pet Parade.

The event is free for all MMFA members, active-duty military and their immediate families. Tickets can be purchased the day of the event and are $5 for adults and $3 for children.

For more information, please click here.

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Tuesday May 09, 2017

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this introductory class preschoolers will learn about the basic elements of art through looking at and creating a variety of artworks. The instructor will base the projects on works on display in our permanent and temporary galleries. Each class will focus on multi-step processes to engage students in a range of activities and materials. Class size is limited to ten children with an adult caregiver. All supplies provided.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Tuesdays: April 11 and 25, May 9 and 23
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$24 members/$40 non-members for series of four classes

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Sunday May 21, 2017

Family Art Affair
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts will join 150 other AAMD-affiliated art museums across America in celebrating Art Museum Day on Sunday, May 21, 2017 from 2 to 4 P.M. Art Museum Day is scheduled to coincide with the celebration of International Museum Day, which is this year on Thursday, May 18, 2016.  To mark the occasion, the MMFA will host a special edition of Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams on May 21, and as always, admission is FREE.  The Museum encourages guests to share their experiences at the MMFA’s Art Museum Day celebration via social media, with the hashtag #ArtMuseumDay.

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Tuesday May 23, 2017

Young Artists (ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

In this introductory class preschoolers will learn about the basic elements of art through looking at and creating a variety of artworks. The instructor will base the projects on works on display in our permanent and temporary galleries. Each class will focus on multi-step processes to engage students in a range of activities and materials. Class size is limited to ten children with an adult caregiver. All supplies provided.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Tuesdays: April 11 and 25, May 9 and 23
Time: 3:45 to 4:45 P.M.
Cost: $8 members/$12 non-members for each class
$24 members/$40 non-members for series of four classes

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Wednesday May 24, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: April 19, May 24, and June 28
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday May 24, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: April 19, May 24, and June 28
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Monday June 19, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Tuesday June 20, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Wednesday June 21, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Thursday June 22, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Friday June 23, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Wednesday June 28, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: April 19, May 24, and June 28
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday June 28, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: April 19, May 24, and June 28
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday June 28, 2017

Tales for Tots Group Session
10:00 am - 10:30 am

During the summer months, daycares and other child care organizations are invited to visit the Museum for a story and craft in our galleries. Registration is required and the number of children is limited to 25. Adult chaperones must be present and are encouraged to participate with their group. To register for Tales for Tots as a group, please call 334.240.4365

Instructors: Education staff and Docents
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.
Wednesdays: June 28, July 19, and August 23

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Monday July 10, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Tuesday July 11, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Wednesday July 12, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Thursday July 13, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

Keywords: / / / /

Friday July 14, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

Keywords: / / / /

Wednesday July 19, 2017

Tales for Tots Group Session
10:00 am - 10:30 am

During the summer months, daycares and other child care organizations are invited to visit the Museum for a story and craft in our galleries. Registration is required and the number of children is limited to 25. Adult chaperones must be present and are encouraged to participate with their group. To register for Tales for Tots as a group, please call 334.240.4365

Instructors: Education staff and Docents
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.
Wednesdays: June 28, July 19, and August 23

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Wednesday July 19, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program for young learners ages 2 to 5 and their adult caregivers helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: July 19, August 23, September 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday July 19, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program for young learners ages 2 to 5 and their adult caregivers helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: July 19, August 23, September 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Monday July 24, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Tuesday July 25, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Wednesday July 26, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Thursday July 27, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Friday July 28, 2017

Summer Art Camp
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The MMFA will be offering three youth summer camps this year. All three camps will focus on the elements of art and promise to be fun and engaging, and participants will leave with an armful of their own artworks created in the studio. Participants will spend time in the galleries, engage in group discussions, and be inspired by a variety of media, such as clay, printmaking, paint, mixed media, and sculpture. Camp fee includes snacks and all materials used in art making. Campers are encouraged to sign up for more than one week of camp to get the full experience. All full-day campers are asked to bring a lunch every day. The camps are designed with working parents in mind, as extended hours are offered. Camps are limited to 20 students, so enroll today!

Ages 6-13

Time: 8:30 A.M. to 12 P.M. and 1 to 4:30 P.M.; Monday through Friday

Themes:

June 19 -23
Shape, Form, and Texture (Portraits)
Instructors: Amanda Ingram and Sarah Gill

July 10 -14
Color, Value, and Pattern (Still-life)
Instructors: Sarah Gill and Sara Woodard

July 24- 28
Line, Rhythm, and Movement (Landscapes)
Instructors: Sarah Struby and Donna Pickens

Cost: $100 members/ $160 nonmembers for half-day camp; $190 members/ $250 non-members for full-day camp
Early drop-off (7:45 A.M. at earliest) and late pickup (5:30 P.M. at the latest)
are available for additional $50
Full day students MUST bring their own lunches.

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Wednesday August 02, 2017

Film: Night at the Museum
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Kids and adults alike have enjoyed this film since its release. For the first time, we invite families to view Night at the Museum at the MMFA! If you haven’t seen this movie starring Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, and a cast of familiar characters who reside in the Museum of Natural History, you won’t want to miss this opportunity. Bring the whole family and enjoy a summer movie. The Museum will provide complimentary popcorn, and beverages will be available for purchase.

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Wednesday August 23, 2017

Tales for Tots Group Session
10:00 am - 10:30 am

During the summer months, daycares and other child care organizations are invited to visit the Museum for a story and craft in our galleries. Registration is required and the number of children is limited to 25. Adult chaperones must be present and are encouraged to participate with their group. To register for Tales for Tots as a group, please call 334.240.4365

Instructors: Education staff and Docents
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.
Wednesdays: June 28, July 19, and August 23

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Wednesday August 23, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program for young learners ages 2 to 5 and their adult caregivers helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: July 19, August 23, September 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday August 23, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program for young learners ages 2 to 5 and their adult caregivers helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: July 19, August 23, September 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Thursday August 24, 2017

Military Open House
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

All active-duty military veterans and their immediate families are invited to join us for a FREE evening of family fun.  Guests will enjoy art-making activities, music, and a family-friendly dinner. The galleries and ARTWORKS will be open for everyone to enjoy. This event is our way of saying thank you for your service. For more information call 334.240.4333.

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Thursday September 14, 2017

All About Prints Homeschool Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Homeschool students of all ages are encouraged to register for a three-part workshop that introduces a more in depth understanding about printmaking. Students will learn about the print processes represented in our collection and get to experiment with different techniques. Younger and older students will be divided and work on age appropriate lessons and art projects. Everyone will go home with several handmade prints. Please indicate whether your child will attend the elementary or middle/high school sessions.  All sessions are held concurrently.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Time: 1 to 3 P.M.
Thursdays: September 14, 21, and 28
Cost: $10 members/ $15 non-members for the series of three classes

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Wednesday September 20, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program for young learners ages 2 to 5 and their adult caregivers helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: July 19, August 23, September 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday September 20, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program for young learners ages 2 to 5 and their adult caregivers helps develop early learning about elements of art through storytelling and a simple craft activity related to art on display in the galleries.

Instructors: Museum Education Staff and Docents
Wednesdays: July 19, August 23, September 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Thursday September 21, 2017

All About Prints Homeschool Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Homeschool students of all ages are encouraged to register for a three-part workshop that introduces a more in depth understanding about printmaking. Students will learn about the print processes represented in our collection and get to experiment with different techniques. Younger and older students will be divided and work on age appropriate lessons and art projects. Everyone will go home with several handmade prints. Please indicate whether your child will attend the elementary or middle/high school sessions.  All sessions are held concurrently.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Time: 1 to 3 P.M.
Thursdays: September 14, 21, and 28
Cost: $10 members/ $15 non-members for the series of three classes

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Sunday September 24, 2017

Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Let the music inspire you as you create artwork in our studio to take home. Each date has a specific theme related to Museum exhibitions, so bring the whole family for these FREE Sunday outings each month!

Come and create in our studio! Bring the whole family for a fun afternoon at the MMFA. Listen to delightful music while you create a print inspired by the Frank Stella exhibition.

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Thursday September 28, 2017

All About Prints Homeschool Workshop
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Homeschool students of all ages are encouraged to register for a three-part workshop that introduces a more in depth understanding about printmaking. Students will learn about the print processes represented in our collection and get to experiment with different techniques. Younger and older students will be divided and work on age appropriate lessons and art projects. Everyone will go home with several handmade prints. Please indicate whether your child will attend the elementary or middle/high school sessions.  All sessions are held concurrently.

Instructor: Kaci Norman
Time: 1 to 3 P.M.
Thursdays: September 14, 21, and 28
Cost: $10 members/ $15 non-members for the series of three classes

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Wednesday October 04, 2017

Film: Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

As a followup to Night at the Museum, shown over the summer, we hope your family will join us for further Museum adventures with Ben Stiller, this time on a mission in the Smithsonian.  Assistant Curator of Education Kaci Norman will introduce the film and lead a fun discussion afterwards.  The Museum will provide complimentary popcorn, and beverages will be available for purchase.  Cash only please.

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Thursday October 05, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture.  ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus.  Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Thursday October 12, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture.  ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus.  Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Wednesday October 18, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft.  Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

Instructors: Museum Education and Docents
Wednesdays: October 18, November 15, and December 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday October 18, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft.  Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

Instructors: Museum Education and Docents
Wednesdays: October 18, November 15, and December 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Thursday October 19, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture.  ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus.  Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Friday October 20, 2017

Art in Concert
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Junior Executive Board will host its annual Art in Concert featuring Tank and the Bangas. The group from New Orleans recently won the NPR Tiny Desk Concert Contest. Band saxophonist/flutist Albert Allenback is a Montgomery native and graduate of Booker T. Washington Magnet High School.

Early bird VIP tickets cost $50 per person and include a meet-and-greet with the band, food, and drinks. Early bird general admission tickets are $15 per person. Early bird pricing ends October 18, 2017, so get your tickets now!

Art in Concert will be held on the Museum grounds. Food and beverages will be available for purchase during the event. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. No outside coolers will be permitted.

Tickets will also be available for purchase on the evening of the concert.

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Thursday October 26, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture.  ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus.  Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Sunday October 29, 2017

Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Music will fill the Museum and get your creativity going as you visit the studio and complete a make-and-take art project.  This FREE family program has specific themes related to Museum exhibitions and is sure to be fun and engaging for the whole family.

Inspired by the work of Hans Grohs, a German printmaker, participants will create a fall or Halloween themed print.

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Thursday November 02, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture.  ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus.  Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Thursday November 09, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture.  ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus.  Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Wednesday November 15, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft.  Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

Instructors: Museum Education and Docents
Wednesdays: October 18, November 15, and December 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Wednesday November 15, 2017

Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver)
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This FREE monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft.  Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

Instructors: Museum Education and Docents
Wednesdays: October 18, November 15, and December 20
Time: 10:30 to 11 A.M. and 11 to 11:30 A.M.

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Thursday November 16, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture.  ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus.  Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Sunday November 19, 2017

Family Art Affair and Jazz Jams
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Music will fill the Museum and get your creativity going as you visit the studio and complete a make-and-take art project.  This FREE family program has specific themes related to Museum exhibitions and is sure to be fun and engaging for the whole family.

Create a landscape, using a variety of materials, inspired by the works in the exhibit Landscapes, Cityscapes, and Harvest Scenes on display in our gallery.

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Thursday November 30, 2017

EARTH’S HEART
Connecting Cultures

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Peru (October), Russia (November), and India (December.)  Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries.  Class size is limited to 25 students.  First come first serve.

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Saturday December 02, 2017

Holiday Open House
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of holiday cheer at the 22nd annual Holiday Open House. This event is free and open to the public; however, we encourage you to bring a new, unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots or canned goods for the Montgomery Area Food Bank.

Activities include performances by local school choirs, festive studio activities, and carriage rides. The galleries will be open, as will ARTWORKS. Be on the lookout for a certain red-suited guest who will listen to all holiday wishes!

This event is sponsored by BBVA Compass.

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Thursday December 07, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of India.  Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Thursday December 14, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of India.  Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Saturday December 16, 2017

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Wednesday December 20, 2017

Tales for Tots
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

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Wednesday December 20, 2017

Tales for Tots
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

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Thursday December 21, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of India.  Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Thursday December 28, 2017

Winter in the Studio
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Sign your child up for a fun winter-themed studio class while they are out of school during the winter break. Led by Kaci Norman and Laura Bocquin, each class will have a different seasonal art project they can bring home.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $5 members/ $8 non-members per class. Sign up for one or both days. Suitable for children ages 6-13.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday December 28, 2017

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of India.  Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Friday December 29, 2017

Winter in the Studio
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Sign your child up for a fun winter-themed studio class while they are out of school during the winter break. Led by Kaci Norman and Laura Bocquin, each class will have a different seasonal art project they can bring home.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $5 members/ $8 non-members per class. Sign up for one or both days. Suitable for children ages 6-13.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday January 04, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Korea. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Sunday January 07, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Tuesday January 09, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Class size is limited to ten students per class. This class meets Tuesdays, January 9, 23, February 6, 20, and March 6.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are  $8 members/$13 non-members per class, or $30 members/$50 non-members for the series of five classes. Suitable for children ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday January 11, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Korea. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Thursday January 18, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Korea. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

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Friday January 19, 2018

Homeschool Sculpture Class
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Homeschool students are encouraged to sign up for this exciting studio class. Lee Somers, a sculptural artist featured in the Uncommon Territory exhibition, will be teaching students about sculpture. Participants will visit the galleries and create their works in our studio with Mr. Somers. Students must bring a sack lunch and wear clothing suitable for artmaking. Class size is limited to fifteen students. Parents are welcome to stay during class, but those who wish to participate will be required to pay the fee for supplies.

All supplies and materials are provided. Class is $18 members / $30 non-members. Suitable for children ages 8 to 16.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Saturday January 20, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Saturday January 20, 2018

Amazing Alabama
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Remember how much fun it was to color when you were a child? Join us for this book talk with Laura Murray, author and illustrator of Amazing Alabama: A Coloring Book Journey Through Our 67 Counties, whose publication coincides with Alabama’s bicentennial celebrations. It is designed to engage coloring book enthusiasts in learning about the unique character of our nation’s 22nd state. Participants will learn more about the artist, her research and design process, and coloring tips while coloring Amazing Alabama’s Montgomery County page.

This event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

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Tuesday January 23, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Class size is limited to ten students per class. This class meets Tuesdays, January 9, 23, February 6, 20, and March 6.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are  $8 members/$13 non-members per class, or $30 members/$50 non-members for the series of five classes. Suitable for children ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Wednesday January 24, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday January 25, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Korea. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Sunday January 28, 2018

Jazz Jams
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Music will fill the Museum’s Wilson Orientation Center as a local band plays jazz for all ages to enjoy.

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Wednesday January 31, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday February 01, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Germany. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Sunday February 04, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Tuesday February 06, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Class size is limited to ten students per class. This class meets Tuesdays, January 9, 23, February 6, 20, and March 6.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are  $8 members/$13 non-members per class, or $30 members/$50 non-members for the series of five classes. Suitable for children ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Wednesday February 07, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday February 08, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Germany. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Wednesday February 14, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday February 15, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Germany. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Saturday February 17, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Tuesday February 20, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Class size is limited to ten students per class. This class meets Tuesdays, January 9, 23, February 6, 20, and March 6.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are  $8 members/$13 non-members per class, or $30 members/$50 non-members for the series of five classes. Suitable for children ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Wednesday February 21, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Wednesday February 21, 2018

Tales for Tots
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

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Wednesday February 21, 2018

Tales for Tots
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

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Thursday February 22, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Germany. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Sunday February 25, 2018

Jazz Jams
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Music will fill the Museum’s Wilson Orientation Center as a local band plays jazz for all ages to enjoy.

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Wednesday February 28, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday March 01, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Egypt. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Sunday March 04, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Tuesday March 06, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Class size is limited to ten students per class. This class meets Tuesdays, January 9, 23, February 6, 20, and March 6.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are  $8 members/$13 non-members per class, or $30 members/$50 non-members for the series of five classes. Suitable for children ages 3 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Wednesday March 07, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Thursday March 08, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Egypt. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Thursday March 15, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Egypt. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Saturday March 17, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Wednesday March 21, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21.

All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9.

To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes.

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Wednesday March 21, 2018

Tales for Tots
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

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Wednesday March 21, 2018

Tales for Tots
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home.

This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.

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Thursday March 22, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Egypt. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Friday March 23, 2018

Science Connection with Jacqueline Bishop
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

This year our focus will be on natural science and the environment. The artist Jacqueline Bishop, whose work is featured in the exhibition Natural Wonders: The Art of Jacqueline Bishop and Douglas Bourgeois, will be here. The artist and Museum educators will lead students in discovering connections between science and art and making their own projects.

This event is free and open to all homeschool families. Registration is required no later than March 9, 2018. To download the registration form, click here.

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Sunday March 25, 2018

Jazz Jams
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Music will fill the Museum’s Wilson Orientation Center as a local band plays jazz for all ages to enjoy.

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Thursday March 29, 2018

EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Egypt. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum’s galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students).

Click here to learn more about this series of programs.

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Sunday April 01, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Tuesday April 03, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Read More

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Thursday April 05, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Wednesday April 11, 2018

The Art of Baking Puppet Show
9:30 am - 10:30 am

This public presentation of The Art of Baking Puppet Show, designed children ages 3 to 6 years old, engages children as they visit a bakery run by colorful animals from different parts of the world. The characters demonstrate how it takes everyone working together to turn the bakery’s yummy treats into art using color, shape, and line.

Click here to learn more and register.

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Wednesday April 11, 2018

The Art of Baking Puppet Show
10:45 am - 11:45 am

This public presentation of The Art of Baking Puppet Show, designed children ages 3 to 6 years old, engages children as they visit a bakery run by colorful animals from different parts of the world. The characters demonstrate how it takes everyone working together to turn the bakery’s yummy treats into art using color, shape, and line.

Click here to learn more and register.

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Wednesday April 11, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday April 12, 2018

The Art of Baking Puppet Show
10:45 am - 11:45 am

This public presentation of The Art of Baking Puppet Show, designed children ages 3 to 6 years old, engages children as they visit a bakery run by colorful animals from different parts of the world. The characters demonstrate how it takes everyone working together to turn the bakery’s yummy treats into art using color, shape, and line.

Click here to learn more and register.

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Thursday April 12, 2018

The Art of Baking Puppet Show
9:30 am - 10:30 am

This public presentation of The Art of Baking Puppet Show, designed children ages 3 to 6 years old, engages children as they visit a bakery run by colorful animals from different parts of the world. The characters demonstrate how it takes everyone working together to turn the bakery’s yummy treats into art using color, shape, and line.

Click here to learn more and register.

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Thursday April 12, 2018

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday April 12, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Tuesday April 17, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Read More

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Wednesday April 18, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Wednesday April 18, 2018

Tales for Tots
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This free monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots, ages 2 to 5, and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. Read More

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Wednesday April 18, 2018

Tales for Tots
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This free monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots, ages 2 to 5, and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. Read More

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Thursday April 19, 2018

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday April 19, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Saturday April 21, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Sunday April 22, 2018

Family Art Affair
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Get your creativity going as you visit the studio and complete a make-and-take art project. This free program has specific themes related to Museum exhibitions and is sure to be fun and engaging for the whole family. Read More

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Wednesday April 25, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday April 26, 2018

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday April 26, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Tuesday May 01, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Read More

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Wednesday May 02, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday May 03, 2018

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday May 03, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Saturday May 05, 2018

Flimp Festival
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Don’t miss this family-friendly day of fun featuring hands-on artmaking projects, interactive entertainment from Booker T. Washington Magnet High School, with dance, theatrical and musical performances, a treasure hunt, the ever- popular chalk art contest, food, and more! Read More

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Sunday May 06, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Wednesday May 09, 2018

After School Art I
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday May 10, 2018

After School Art II
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Children will love learning new artmaking techniques and hone their art skills while creating original artworks in a variety of traditional mediums like painting and sculpture. Read More

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Thursday May 10, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Tuesday May 15, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Read More

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Wednesday May 16, 2018

Tales for Tots
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This free monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots, ages 2 to 5, and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. Read More

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Wednesday May 16, 2018

Tales for Tots
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This free monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots, ages 2 to 5, and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. Read More

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Thursday May 17, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Saturday May 19, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Sunday May 20, 2018

Family Art Affair
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Get your creativity going as you visit the studio and complete a make-and-take art project. This free program has specific themes related to Museum exhibitions and is sure to be fun and engaging for the whole family. Read More

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Tuesday May 22, 2018

Homeschool Camp: Hop into History
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Museum, Old Alabama Town, Rosa Parks Museum, The Museum of Alabama at the Department of Archives and History, and The Alabama State Capitol are working together to offer this exciting opportunity. Each day will feature a different site where students will explore different periods of Alabama history. Read More

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Wednesday May 23, 2018

Homeschool Camp: Hop into History
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Museum, Old Alabama Town, Rosa Parks Museum, The Museum of Alabama at the Department of Archives and History, and The Alabama State Capitol are working together to offer this exciting opportunity. Each day will feature a different site where students will explore different periods of Alabama history. Read More

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Thursday May 24, 2018

Homeschool Camp: Hop into History
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Museum, Old Alabama Town, Rosa Parks Museum, The Museum of Alabama at the Department of Archives and History, and The Alabama State Capitol are working together to offer this exciting opportunity. Each day will feature a different site where students will explore different periods of Alabama history. Read More

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Thursday May 24, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Tuesday May 29, 2018

Young Artists
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Children with their caregivers will enjoy learning to use basic elements of art in our studio. Each class will feature a different project, honing fine motor and social skills. The various series will familiarize participants with a range of art materials and techniques. Read More

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Thursday May 31, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Sunday June 03, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Monday June 04, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Monday June 04, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Tuesday June 05, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Tuesday June 05, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Wednesday June 06, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Wednesday June 06, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Thursday June 07, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Thursday June 07, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Thursday June 07, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Friday June 08, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Friday June 08, 2018

Summer Camp: Nature and Art
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Children will focus on how nature is represented in art and how to use materials from the natural world to create art. Participants will create several pieces all within the theme of the natural world around us. Read More

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Thursday June 14, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Saturday June 16, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Wednesday June 20, 2018

Tales for Tots
10:30 am - 11:00 am

This free monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots, ages 2 to 5, and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. Read More

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Wednesday June 20, 2018

Tales for Tots
11:00 am - 11:30 am

This free monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots, ages 2 to 5, and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. Read More

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Thursday June 21, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Thursday June 28, 2018

Earth’s Heart: Connecting Cultures
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Visit ArtWorks on Thursday afternoons at 2:30PM to explore the arts of different cultures. ArtWorks Educator Kelly Bazan and Corey Spearman will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Read More

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Sunday July 01, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Saturday July 21, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Sunday August 05, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Saturday August 18, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Sunday September 02, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Saturday September 15, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Sunday October 07, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Saturday October 20, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Sunday November 04, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Saturday November 17, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Sunday December 02, 2018

First Sundays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the first Sunday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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Saturday December 15, 2018

Third Saturdays
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn more about the works of art on view and latest exhibitions at the Museum with docent-led tours offered the third Saturday of each month. These tours are free and open to the public, no reservations required.

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