Art Adventures – October PM Session

Designed for 6- to 9-year-olds, Art Adventures sessions provide kids with a guided view of art in the Ackland’s galleries, followed by the opportunity to create take-home treasures in an adjacent art studio using newly-learned art-making techniques. Materials are provided.

James Brooks
American, 1906 – 1992
Bozrah, 1965
oil on canvas
Gift of Julian and Elizabeth Eisenstein, 2002.11

Free for Members, $5 for non-members. Space is limited.

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Art Adventures Registration - 19 Oct. 2019 PM

Sign up below for the afternoon session of Art Adventures.
  • Note: If you are registering more than one child, please fill out a separate online registration form for EACH CHILD.

 

Art Adventures – Oct. AM Session

Designed for 6- to 9-year-olds, Art Adventures sessions provide kids with a guided view of art in the Ackland’s galleries, followed by the opportunity to create take-home treasures in an adjacent art studio using newly-learned art-making techniques. Materials are provided.

Free for Members, $5 for non-members. Space is limited.

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Art Adventures Registration - 19 October AM

Sign up below for the morning session of Art Adventures.
  • Note: If you are registering more than one child, please fill out a separate online registration form for EACH CHILD.

 

Family and Friends Sunday: Protecting Our Environment

Family and Friends Sunday: Protecting Our Environment
Sunday, 25 August 2019 | 2-5 PM

On the final day of Way Out West explore the natural environments depicted with an eye towards protecting them for the future.

  • Meet Alan Weakly, the Director of Herbarium at the North Carolina Botanical Garden, to learn about North Carolina’s native plants.
  • Meet Julie Thomson, a Naturalist from Eno River State Park, to learn all about snakes and make a fun snake-themed bookmark.
  • Watch the last selection from PBS National Parks in ART&
  • At 3:30 PM, join Way Out West curator Dana Cowen for a Last Look Tour.
  • Enjoy exploring the art on view with a themed scavenger hunt and hands-on art-making activities for all ages

Free and open to the public.

Week of Welcome: Ackland Student Guide Tours

Welcome to Carolina!

Meet in the lobby for a 30-minute, guided tour of the Ackland Art Museum’s collection led by an Ackland Student Guide. Tours will be offered every 15 minutes starting at 4:30 pm.