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  1. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Patterns Galore

    Saturday, September 22 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    Look closely to find patterns and...

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  2. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Patterns Galore

    Sunday, September 23 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    Look closely to find patterns and...

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  3. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Patterns Galore

    Saturday, September 29 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    Look closely to find patterns and...

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  4. Duke Energy Family Day: Celebrate the Harvest

    Sunday, September 30 | Noon

    Celebrate nature’s bounty as you discover agricultural celebrations from around the globe (including the Jewish festival Sukkot), use natural materials for hands-on art...

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  5. Live from the Conservation Lab—The Mystery of Bacchus

    Wednesday, October 3 | 10:30 am

    Students can learn about the art and science behind the Bacchus Conservation Project in this virtual field trip. While all grade levels are welcome to participate, this has...

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

    Thursday, October 4 | 9:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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

    Thursday, October 4 | 10:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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

    Thursday, October 4 | 11:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  9. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Saturday, October 6 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  10. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Sunday, October 7 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  11. School’s Out Camp: Color Changers, Ages 6–10

    Monday, October 8 | 9 am

    As the leaves change and we are surrounded by the shifting shades of fall, there is no better time to discover the expressive power of color. In the galleries and Museum...

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  12. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Saturday, October 13 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  13. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Sunday, October 14 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  14. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, October 18 | 9:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  15. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, October 18 | 10:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  16. What's in the Box?: Places

    Thursday, October 18 | 11:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  17. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Saturday, October 20 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  18. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Sunday, October 21 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  19. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Saturday, October 27 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  20. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: What’s the Story?

    Sunday, October 28 | 10:30 am

    Every work of art tells a story! Look for secret details and hidden tales in works of art.

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  21. Pop-Up Art: Altered Architecture Photographs

    Sunday, October 28 | Noon

    Be inspired by photographs in the exhibition Candida Höfer in Mexico, and take your own photos of the Museum campus. Print and alter pictures on site to create a...

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  22. School’s Out Camp: A Week with Georgia O’Keeffe, Ages 6–10

    Monday, October 29 | 9 am

    Explore our special exhibition The Beyond: Georgia O’Keeffe and Contemporary Art, and see why O’Keeffe’s view of the world inspires so many contemporary artists.

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  23. What's in the Box?: Parts of Art

    Thursday, November 1 | 9:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  24. What's in the Box?: Parts of Art

    Thursday, November 1 | 10:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  25. What's in the Box?: Parts of Art

    Thursday, November 1 | 12:15 pm

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  26. Halloween Hangover Live Cinema Party

    Friday, November 2 | 7 pm

    Keep the danse macabre going! The party includes bloody cocktails and costume contests before a special live performance of the cult film Carnival of Souls. Live cinema is...

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  27. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Saturday, November 3 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  28. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Sunday, November 4 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  29. Family Fun Saturdays: Pop Art Poppies

    Saturday, November 10 | 10:15 am

    Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover! All participants...

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  30. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Saturday, November 10 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  31. Family Fun Saturdays: Pop Art Poppies

    Saturday, November 10 | 1 pm

    Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover! All participants...

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  32. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Sunday, November 11 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  33. What's in the Box?: People

    Thursday, November 15 | 9:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  34. What's in the Box?: People

    Thursday, November 15 | 10:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  35. What's in the Box?: People

    Thursday, November 15 | 11:15 am

    Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and...

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  36. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Saturday, November 17 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  37. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Sunday, November 18 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  38. Pop-Up Art: Black Friday

    Friday, November 23 | Noon

    All black everything! Create a monochromatic work of art to take home. Free art-making activities for all ages. No reservations needed. 

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  39. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Saturday, November 24 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  40. Weekend Family-Friendly Tours: Colorful Feelings

    Sunday, November 25 | 10:30 am

    Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Free; no reservations necessary. Meet at West Building Information Desk. 

    How does art make you feel?...

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  41. Family Fun Saturdays: Painting Places

    Saturday, January 12 | 10:15 am

    Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover! All participants...

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  42. Family Fun Saturdays: Painting Places

    Saturday, January 12 | 1 pm

    Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always something new to discover! All participants...

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