Family Days

The museum galleries have re-opened, and in-person events have resumed although with safety adaptations such as limited group sizes and required masks. Virtual programs are also being offered. Online events such as performances, lectures, art programs, and more are occuring and details can also be found at our virtual Museum at Home!

Don't miss these fun-filled family programs, which include lots of museum activities for participants of all ages—art workshops, performances, gallery activities, and more.

Happenin' Halloween

All Ages: Sunday, October 30 • 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Happenin’ Halloween 
Sunday, October 30, 2022
12–3:00 PM  | Weather permitting, activities will take place outdoors
 
Join us to enjoy festive Halloween activities, including animal themes related to the sweet and lively creatures found in the current exhibition Jan Brett: Stories Near and Far organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA, and enjoy fun family activities outside on the museum grounds. Events planned include chalk paint with animal stencils, recycled lantern crafting that you can later bring to the Washington Park Conservancy Lantern Parade, and more. 

Art for All: Art Making Programs

All Ages: Friday, May 6 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, October 8 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Monday, October 10 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Friday, November 11 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, November 12 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, November 26 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, December 10 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, January 14 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, February 11 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Monday, February 20 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, March 11 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, April 8 • 10:00am - 4:30pm All Ages: Saturday, May 13 • 10:00am - 4:30pm

Drop-In Art-Making

Second Saturdays & Select Federal Holidays | 10:00 AM-4:30 PM
October 8, 2022- May 13, 2022
Included with museum admission, masks are required.
All ages are welcome to participate

Enjoy your visit to the museum and create an art activity inspired by the exhibitions and collections. Drop-In Art-Making activities are offered on the second Saturday of each month and on special occasions such as Federal holidays.

Our current Covid precautions call for participants in in-person programs to wear face coverings (masks).

*In-person programming may be postponed or shifted to virtual programs in the event of changes to local COVID-19 community levels or in response to New York State or government guidelines and recommendations relating to COVID-19 safety and social distancing protocols.