Calendar

  1. School’s Out Camp: Raiders of the Lost Art, Ages 6-10

    Monday, February 25 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Discover legends from the ancient and modern worlds, decode messages revealed in art, and create works of art that tell your own stories.

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  2. School’s Out Camp: Spring Break at the NCMA

    Monday, April 15 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Spring is here, and there is no better time to explore the Museum Park. Get up close and personal with nature in the Park and in the galleries. See how nature inspires...

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  3. Dinosaurs and Dragons and Unicorns, OH MY! (ages 6–7)

    Monday, June 17 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Track wild and wonderful beasts from your imagination as you stuff, build, draw, and paint fantastical creatures of your own.

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  4. Dinosaurs and Dragons and Unicorns, OH MY! (ages 7–8)

    Monday, June 17 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Track wild and wonderful beasts from your imagination as you stuff, build, draw, and paint fantastical creatures of your own.

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  5. Dinosaurs and Dragons and Unicorns, OH MY! (ages 9–11)

    Monday, June 17 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Track wild and wonderful beasts from your imagination as you stuff, build, draw, and paint fantastical creatures of your own.

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  6. Middle School Workshop: Fields of View

    Monday, June 24 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Power down and take time to connect with nature. Get up close and personal with the natural world while capturing your own views of nature, from landscapes in the galleries...

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  7. Time Travelers (ages 9–11)

    Monday, June 24 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Travel through space and time to learn about art from other periods and places as you design your own timeless masterpieces.

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  8. Time Travelers (ages 7–8)

    Monday, June 24 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Travel through space and time to learn about art from other periods and places as you design your own timeless masterpieces.

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  9. Time Travelers (ages 6–7)

    Monday, June 24 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Travel through space and time to learn about art from other periods and places as you design your own timeless masterpieces.

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  10. Middle School Workshop: Ready. Set. Draw.

    Monday, July 8 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Do you keep a sketchbook or always find yourself doodling? Come find endless inspiration for your drawing as you explore the Museum galleries and Park.

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  11. aMUSE Me! (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 8 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Where will you find your muse? See inspiration everywhere as you discover what inspired artists in our galleries and what inspires you.

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  12. aMUSE Me! (ages 7–8)

    Monday, July 8 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Where will you find your muse? See inspiration everywhere as you discover what inspired artists in our galleries and what inspires you.

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  13. aMUSE Me! (ages 9–11)

    Monday, July 8 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Where will you find your muse? See inspiration everywhere as you discover what inspired artists in our galleries and what inspires you.

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  14. Pre-K Camp: Trains, Planes, and Automobiles

    Monday, July 15 | 9 am - 12:00pm

    Beep! Beep! Hop aboard for an exciting week all about transportation. We’ll make art inspired by all the ways people get from here to there.

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  15. Movin' and Groovin' (ages 9–11) (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Monday, July 15 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Discover how artists capture movement in painting and sculpture, and make your own “moving” works of art.

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  16. Movin' and Groovin' (ages 7–8)

    Monday, July 15 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Discover how artists capture movement in painting and sculpture, and make your own “moving” works of art.

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  17. Movin' and Groovin' (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 15 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Discover how artists capture movement in painting and sculpture, and make your own “moving” works of art.

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  18. Myths, Monsters, and Magic (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 22 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Unearth the myths and legends of works of art in the galleries, and discover worlds beyond your imagination as you create your own fantasy creatures and worlds.

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  19. Myths, Monsters, and Magic (ages 7–8) (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Monday, July 22 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Unearth the myths and legends of works of art in the galleries, and discover worlds beyond your imagination as you create your own fantasy creatures and worlds.

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  20. Myths, Monsters, and Magic (ages 9–11) (Sold Out)

    SOLD OUT - Monday, July 22 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Unearth the myths and legends of works of art in the galleries, and discover worlds beyond your imagination as you create your own fantasy creatures and worlds.

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  21. Middle School Workshop: Fiber Fun

    Monday, July 22 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Sew your own textile masterpiece. Experiment with thread, fabric, and fiber materials to explore sewing, fabric dyeing, and beading.

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  22. Middle School Workshop: Art for Change

    Monday, July 29 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Art has long been used to send messages and take a stand for change. Discover what artists in the NCMA galleries are saying with their work before communicating your own...

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  23. Water Works (ages 6–7)

    Monday, July 29 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Dive into aquatic-inspired art! From the pools and ponds of the Museum Park to undersea creatures of your imagination, this week is about all things water.

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  24. Water Works (ages 7–8)

    Monday, July 29 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Dive into aquatic-inspired art! From the pools and ponds of the Museum Park to undersea creatures of your imagination, this week is about all things water.

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  25. Water Works (ages 9–11)

    Monday, July 29 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Dive into aquatic-inspired art! From the pools and ponds of the Museum Park to undersea creatures of your imagination, this week is about all things water.

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  26. Up, Up, and Away (ages 9–11)

    Monday, August 5 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Keep your head in the clouds and let your imagination soar! Explore the sky and beyond to create your own out-of-this-world art, from cloudscapes and birds to rockets and...

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  27. Middle School Workshop: Facetime

    Monday, August 5 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Discover some original selfies as you explore the many faces of the Museum’s galleries. Focus on self-portraiture in many forms and celebrate what makes you unique.

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  28. Up, Up, and Away (ages 6–7)

    Monday, August 5 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Keep your head in the clouds and let your imagination soar! Explore the sky and beyond to create your own out-of-this-world art, from cloudscapes and birds to rockets and...

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  29. Up, Up, and Away (ages 7–8) (Waiting List)

    WAITING LIST - Monday, August 5 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Keep your head in the clouds and let your imagination soar! Explore the sky and beyond to create your own out-of-this-world art, from cloudscapes and birds to rockets and...

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  30. Art Detectives (ages 9–11)

    Monday, August 12 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Uncover clues and secret histories of art and artists in the galleries before embarking on a journey to reveal your own mysterious works.

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  31. Art Detectives (ages 7–8)

    Monday, August 12 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Uncover clues and secret histories of art and artists in the galleries before embarking on a journey to reveal your own mysterious works.

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  32. Art Detectives (ages 6–7)

    Monday, August 12 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Uncover clues and secret histories of art and artists in the galleries before embarking on a journey to reveal your own mysterious works.

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  33. Pre-K Camp: Animal Adventures

    Monday, August 12 | 9 am - 12:00pm

    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.

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  34. Goin' Green (ages 9–11)

    Monday, August 19 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Bring found objects and recycled materials to life by transforming them into beautiful works of art. Along the way you’ll develop an inspired, resourceful way of looking at...

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  35. Goin' Green (ages 7–8)

    Monday, August 19 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Bring found objects and recycled materials to life by transforming them into beautiful works of art. Along the way you’ll develop an inspired, resourceful way of looking at...

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  36. Goin' Green (ages 6–7)

    Monday, August 19 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Bring found objects and recycled materials to life by transforming them into beautiful works of art. Along the way you’ll develop an inspired, resourceful way of looking at...

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  37. Middle School Workshop: Materials Remix

    Monday, August 19 | 9 am - 4:30pm

    Make room for media beyond paint on canvas. Find inspiration in unexpected and unusual materials as you paint, sculpt, and draw your way through this unpredictable week.

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