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  • Family Day - Sunday, October 21, 2012

    open house

    Explore the Worcester Art Museum and the 1960s in this exciting day for kids and their families! Enjoy art-making activities, performances, a special gallery scavenger hunt, and more. While you are here, be sure to visit Kennedy to Kent State: Images of a Generation.

    Ongoing Activities: 11-2:30pm

    Family Guide
    Pick-up & Drop-off in Salisbury Hall Explore the museum's collection, and be inspired by art of the 1960s… and beyond. Return to Salisbury Hall to get a prize when you are done!

    Art Activity: Printmaking
    Studio 100
    Use print foam, ink, brayers, and your imagination to make a graphic print

    Art Activity: Paper Flowers
    Studio 101
    Join WAM faculty members as they help you create tissue-paper flowers.

    Art Activity: Paper Dolls
    Studio 102 & 203
    Inspired by paper dolls of the 1960s, this modern take lets you use tie-dye felt, beads, and tag board to make a character all your own.

    Project Drop-Off
    Lancaster Lobby
    Leave your artwork to dry on the Lancaster Lobby tables while you enjoy programs in Museum galleries.

    Museum Café
    Enjoy a variety of lunch and snack items for sale in the Café, provided by Eric’s LaPatisserie. Cash only.


    Scheduled Activities

    60s Music with Chuck & Mud & Friends
    Renaissance Court - 1:00pm
    Join children’s musicians Chuck & Mud and musicians Walter Crockett and Mark Manuel for a fun-filled musical performance.