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  1. Family Fun Saturdays: Picture the South

    Saturday, June 24 | 10 am

    What do you love about the people and places around you? Take inspiration from artist Eudora Welty’s photographs (on view in the free exhibition Looking South) to capture...

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Dazzling Details

    Saturday, June 24 | 10:30 am

    Get up close with art to discover details from a new perspective.

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  3. Family Fun Saturdays: Picture the South

    Saturday, June 24 | 1 pm

    What do you love about the people and places around you? Take inspiration from artist Eudora Welty’s photographs (on view in the free exhibition Looking South) to capture...

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  4. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Dazzling Details

    Sunday, June 25 | 10:30 am

    Get up close with art to discover details from a new perspective.

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  5. Teen Summer Workshops: Pattern Generation (Canceled)

    CANCELED - Monday, June 26 | 9 am

    Instructor: Harriet Hoover

    Inspired by works from the permanent collection and Museum Park, artists explore the generative power of pattern and decoration to create...

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  6. Teen Summer Workshops: Artist Books

    Monday, June 26 | 1 pm

    Instructor: Marguerite Jay Gignoux

    Explore the book as a dynamic sculptural form. Students learn about accordion, coptic, and altered book forms. We’ll draw inspiration...

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  7. Summer Camp: Ancient Wonders, Ages 8–9 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, June 26 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Travel back to Egyptian, Greek, and Roman times through excursions in the galleries and...

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  8. Summer Camp: Ancient Wonders, Ages 10–11

    Monday, June 26 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Travel back to Egyptian, Greek, and Roman times through excursions in the galleries and...

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  9. Summer Camp: Ancient Wonders, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, June 26 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Travel back to Egyptian, Greek, and Roman times through excursions in the galleries and...

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  10. Middle School Workshop: Ready. Set. Draw., Ages 11–13 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, June 26 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Do you keep a sketchbook or always find yourself doodling? Come and find endless inspiration...

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  11. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, June 29 | 10:15 am

    Look closely to see if you can spot beautiful flowers, delicious food, and tiny objects from nature in art.

    Have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces...

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  12. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, June 29 | 11:15 am

    Look closely to see if you can spot beautiful flowers, delicious food, and tiny objects from nature in art.

    Have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces...

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  13. What's in the Box?: Seasons/Nature

    Thursday, June 29 | 1:15 pm

    Look closely to see if you can spot beautiful flowers, delicious food, and tiny objects from nature in art.

    Have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces...

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  14. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Saturday, July 1 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  15. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Sunday, July 2 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  16. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Saturday, July 8 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  17. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Sunday, July 9 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  18. Middle School Workshop: Get Your Stitch On, Ages 11–13 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, July 10 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Sew a textile masterpiece or design your own stuffed animal. Experiment with thread, fabric,...

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  19. Summer Camp: Water World, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, July 10 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Dive into a week of aquatic-inspired art. Watercolors, sharks, and mermaids—let all things...

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  20. Summer Camp: Water World, Ages 10–11

    Monday, July 10 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Dive into a week of aquatic-inspired art. Watercolors, sharks, and mermaids—let all things...

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  21. Summer Camp: Water World, Ages 8–9 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, July 10 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Dive into a week of aquatic-inspired art. Watercolors, sharks, and mermaids—let all things...

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  22. Family Fun Saturdays: Sculpt It!

    Saturday, July 15 | 10 am

    Look through the lens of contemporary artists to discover sculptures of all shapes and sizes. Imagine, design, and make your own sculpture to take home.

    Gallery tour plus...

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  23. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Saturday, July 15 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  24. Family Fun Saturdays: Sculpt It!

    Saturday, July 15 | 1 pm

    Look through the lens of contemporary artists to discover sculptures of all shapes and sizes. Imagine, design, and make your own sculpture to take home.

    Gallery tour plus...

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  25. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Sunday, July 16 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  26. Summer Camp: Mix It Up, Ages 10–11

    Monday, July 17 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Sculpture, collage, painting, and drawing! Discover the variety of media in our galleries...

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  27. Summer Camp: Mix It Up, Ages 8–9 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, July 17 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Sculpture, collage, painting, and drawing! Discover the variety of media in our galleries...

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  28. Summer Camp: Mix It Up, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, July 17 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Sculpture, collage, painting, and drawing! Discover the variety of media in our galleries...

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  29. Middle School Workshop: A Blank Canvas, Ages 11–13 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, July 17 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    You will discover a never-ending supply of inspiration in our collection. Then you’ll use...

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  30. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Saturday, July 22 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  31. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Sunday, July 23 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  32. Pop-Up Art: Mellow Mosaics

    Sunday, July 23 | Noon

    Keep it cool at the Museum and design a meditative mosaic that takes its cues from ancient art.  

    Free art-making activities for all ages in the Museum galleries and...

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  33. Pre-K Summer Camp: Animal Adventures, July 24-28, Ages 4-5

    Monday, July 24 | 9 am

    Can you slither like a snake or stand like a flamingo? Then you’ll love this week of wild and wonderful animals from around the globe.

    Download the Summer Camp Health Form...

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  34. Summer Camp: Color Your World, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, July 24 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Experience painting like never before as you discover the ins and outs of mixing colors and...

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  35. Summer Camp: Color Your World, Ages 10–11

    Monday, July 24 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Experience painting like never before as you discover the ins and outs of mixing colors and...

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  36. Summer Camp: Color Your World, Ages 8–9 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, July 24 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Experience painting like never before as you discover the ins and outs of mixing colors and...

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  37. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Saturday, July 29 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  38. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Poetry in Art

    Sunday, July 30 | 10:30 am

    Write, scribble, and compose using art as your inspiration.

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  39. Middle School Workshop: Disconnect to Reconnect, Ages 11–13

    Monday, July 31 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Power down and take some time to find out who you are and what makes you special through a...

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  40. Summer Camp: Up in the Air, Ages 10–11

    Monday, July 31 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Let your imagination soar! Explore the sky and beyond to create your own art, from...

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  41. Summer Camp: Up in the Air, Ages 8–9

    Monday, July 31 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Let your imagination soar! Explore the sky and beyond to create your own art, from...

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  42. Summer Camp: Up in the Air, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, July 31 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Let your imagination soar! Explore the sky and beyond to create your own art, from...

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  43. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, August 3 | 10:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  44. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, August 3 | 11:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  45. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, August 3 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  46. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Saturday, August 5 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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  47. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Sunday, August 6 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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  48. Pre-K Summer Camp: Weather World, August 7-11, Ages 4-5

    Monday, August 7 | 9 am

    From rainbows and clouds to sunshine and snow—come explore the weather that’s all around us.

    Download the Summer Camp Health Form and Suggested Items Checklist.

    ...

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  49. Summer Camp: Art Bots, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    Waiting list - Monday, August 7 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Do you love robots? Then you’ll love this week of building, drawing, and painting your...

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  50. Summer Camp: Art Bots, Ages 8–9 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, August 7 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Do you love robots? Then you’ll love this week of building, drawing, and painting your...

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  51. Summer Camp: Art Bots, Ages 10–11

    Monday, August 7 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Do you love robots? Then you’ll love this week of building, drawing, and painting your...

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  52. Family Fun Saturdays: Textile Explorations

    Saturday, August 12 | 10 am

    Explore fabrics and threads in the Museum’s new African art galleries. Then, create your own experimental textile using techniques of weaving, embroidery, and more.

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  53. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Saturday, August 12 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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  54. Family Fun Saturdays: Textile Explorations

    Saturday, August 12 | 1 pm

    Explore fabrics and threads in the Museum’s new African art galleries. Then, create your own experimental textile using techniques of weaving, embroidery, and more.

    ... READ MORE

  55. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Sunday, August 13 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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  56. Summer Camp: Out of This World Art, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, August 14 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Come explore the universe! We’ll create works of art that are out of this world. We’ll...

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  57. Summer Camp: Out of This World Art, Ages 8–9

    WAITING LIST - Monday, August 14 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Come explore the universe! We’ll create works of art that are out of this world. We’ll...

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  58. Summer Camp: Out of This World Art, Ages 10–11

    Monday, August 14 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Come explore the universe! We’ll create works of art that are out of this world. We’ll...

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  59. Middle School Workshop: Get Inked!, Ages 11–13 (Waiting List)

    Waiting list - Monday, August 14 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Discover the expressive power of printmaking. Create bold, graphic images using traditional...

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  60. What's in the Box?: Animals

    Thursday, August 17 | 10:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  61. What's in the Box?: Animals

    Thursday, August 17 | 11:15 am

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  62. What's in the Box?: Animals

    Thursday, August 17 | 1:15 pm

    Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect...

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  63. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Saturday, August 19 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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  64. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Sunday, August 20 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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  65. Pop-Up Art: Fabric Fantastic

    Sunday, August 20 | Noon

    Spray, drip, and splatter to explore the colors and textures of painted cloth, inspired by artist Yinka Shonibare. Come dressed to get messy!  

    Free art-making activities...

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  66. Summer Camp: Trash to Treasure, Ages 6–7 (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, August 21 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Uncover how artists create beautiful works of art using found and recycled objects, and...

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  67. Summer Camp: Trash to Treasure, Ages 8–9 (Waiting List)

    waiting list - Monday, August 21 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Uncover how artists create beautiful works of art using found and recycled objects, and...

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  68. Summer Camp: Trash to Treasure, Ages 10–11

    Monday, August 21 | 9 am

    Registration begins February 1 for members and February 28 for nonmembers. 

     

    Uncover how artists create beautiful works of art using found and recycled objects, and...

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  69. Monster Drawing Rally 2017

    Friday, August 25 | 5:30 pm

    At this live drawing event/fundraiser, 78 artists at all stages of their careers take shifts to draw in front of a live audience. As spectators spy on the creative process,...

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  70. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Saturday, August 26 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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  71. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Museum Safari

    Sunday, August 27 | 10:30 am

    Animals from around the globe make their home at the Museum. Find some of them on an art expedition through the new African art galleries.


    Generous support for the...

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