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  1. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, April 3 | 10:30 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore creative movement at the Museum.

    Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new...

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  2. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, April 3 | 11 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore creative movement at the Museum.

    Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new...

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  3. What’s in the Box?: Movement

    Thursday, April 3 | 11:30 am

    Up, down, round and round, stomp your feet and twirl around! Let’s explore creative movement at the Museum.

    Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new...

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  4. Educator Expo: Identity in Focus

    Thursday, April 3 | 4:30 pm

    Rocky Mount, N. C. Speakers and workshop sessions focus on the concept of identity, exploring how ideas of self, community, and the world relate to all subject areas...

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  5. Friday Night Sound Bites: Looking through Ancient American Eyes

    Friday, April 4 | 6 pm

    The Museum’s Ancient American collection offers an introduction to some of the roots of contemporary Mexican American culture.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  6. Friday Night Sound Bites: Looking through Ancient American Eyes

    Friday, April 4 | 7 pm

    The Museum’s Ancient American collection offers an introduction to some of the roots of contemporary Mexican American culture.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  7. Weekend Family-Friendly Tour

    Saturday, April 5 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries.

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  8. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 5 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  9. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 5 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  10. Weekend Family-Friendly Tour

    CANCELED - Sunday, April 6 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries.

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  11. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 6 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  12. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 6 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  13. Senior Sampler: Pieces and Patterns

    Tuesday, April 8 | 10 am

    Take a closer look at textile designs in selected works of art. Make a small patchwork wall piece with fabrics and embellishments.

    Even if you’ve never picked up a...

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  14. Senior Sampler: Pieces and Patterns

    Tuesday, April 8 | 1:30 pm

    Take a closer look at textile designs in selected works of art. Make a small patchwork wall piece with fabrics and embellishments.

    Even if you’ve never picked up a...

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  15. Friday Night Sound Bites: Mary

    Friday, April 11 | 6 pm

    Images of Mary abound in the Museum’s collection. Discuss an image of Mary in depth and see what it reveals about the historical and cultural importance of Mary in...

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  16. Opening Party: Estampas de la raza/ Prints for the People: The Romo Collection

    Sold Out - Friday, April 11 | 6:30 pm

    Join Museum members and others at a lively party celebrating the opening of Estampas de la raza. Highlights of the evening include high-energy entertainment and the...

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  17. Friday Night Sound Bites: Mary

    Friday, April 11 | 7 pm

    Images of Mary abound in the Museum’s collection. Discuss an image of Mary in depth and see what it reveals about the historical and cultural importance of Mary in...

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  18. Workshop: Advanced Visual Literacy and the Common Core

    Saturday, April 12 | 9:30 am

    Designed especially for teachers who want to explore more deeply the connections between the Common Core Anchor Standards for Writing and the visual arts, this workshop...

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  19. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 12 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  20. Fiesta de la Familia

    Saturday, April 12 | 1 pm

    Celebrate the opening of Estampas de la raza with fun for the whole family! Explore traditional Mexican folk arts with art-making workshops: papel picado (a decorative...

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  21. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 12 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  22. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 13 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  23. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 13 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  24. What’s in the Box?: Seasons

    Thursday, April 17 | 10:30 am

    Spring has sprung! Come to the Museum to explore the changing season.

    Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new adventure in the box each time and...

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  25. What’s in the Box?: Seasons

    Thursday, April 17 | 11 am

    Spring has sprung! Come to the Museum to explore the changing season.

    Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new adventure in the box each time and...

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  26. What’s in the Box?: Seasons

    Thursday, April 17 | 11:30 am

    Spring has sprung! Come to the Museum to explore the changing season.

    Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers discover a new adventure in the box each time and...

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  27. Webinar: Teaching with Art as Documents

    Thursday, April 17 | 5:30 pm

    Discover how art can be used as a primary document to examine social, political, and economic issues as well as explorations of identity and race. Teachers receive an...

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  28. Friday Night Sound Bites: Everything in Black and White

    Friday, April 18 | 6 pm

    Artists often use color to engage, delight, and communicate with their viewers. Learn the benefits and challenges of dramatically limiting the palette.

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  29. Friday Night Sound Bites: Everything in Black and White

    Friday, April 18 | 7 pm

    Artists often use color to engage, delight, and communicate with their viewers. Learn the benefits and challenges of dramatically limiting the palette.

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  30. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 19 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  31. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 19 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  32. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 20 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  33. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 20 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  34. Senior Sampler: Beyond Words

    Tuesday, April 22 | 10 am

    Look at award-winning storybook illustrations by Raúl Colón. Explore combining expressive writing with images using watercolor and colored pencil.

    Even if you’ve never...

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  35. Senior Sampler: Beyond Words

    Tuesday, April 22 | 1:30 pm

    Look at award-winning storybook illustrations by Raúl Colón. Explore combining expressive writing with images using watercolor and colored pencil.

    Even if you’ve never...

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  36. Friday Night Sound Bites: Struggle

    Friday, April 25 | 6 pm

    To what extent can a single image embody the issues and concerns of a group? Consider this and other complexities during this tour.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  37. Friday Night Sound Bites: Struggle

    Friday, April 25 | 7 pm

    To what extent can a single image embody the issues and concerns of a group? Consider this and other complexities during this tour.

    Join a Museum docent for a casual,...

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  38. Family Fun Saturday: Print Me

    SOLD OUT - Saturday, April 26 | 10 am

    Take a peek in the exhibition Estampas de la raza, and then create a screen printed self-portrait with bold lines and colorful shapes.

    For families with children ages...

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  39. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 26 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  40. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Saturday, April 26 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  41. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 27 | 12:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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  42. Meet Your Museum Tour

    Sunday, April 27 | 2:30 pm

    With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, the NCMA offers much to see and do. This free guided tour introduces visitors to the...

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