Family Day | Poets and Painters!

Event time: 
Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Find an artwork that lets your imagination run wild! Build a poem, dance a song. Bring all of your family and friends along! Come one, come all for art-making, music, poetry, and fun. Free! No registration is required. Costumes encouraged!

Performances in the Library Court

Sunny Train, 10:30 am and 12:30 pm
Open mic for families and children, 11:15 am and 1:15 pm

Photo booth (dress to impress for your portrait, before and after the performances), 10–10:30 am; 11:30 am–12:30 pm; and 1:30–2 pm

Ongoing Events, 10 am–2 pm

Refreshments, Entrance Court

Create your own still-life artwork! Docent Room (first floor)

Quiet room and quiet activities (second-floor classroom)

Gallery poetry activity (second-floor galleries)

Poetry with The Paston Treasure (third-floor galleries)

Write and sketch like Turner! (fourth-floor galleries)

Typewriter art and poetry-making! Long Gallery (fourth floor)

Restrooms, lower level


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Throughout the building
(This venue is wheelchair accessible)
Open to: 
All Ages