Event Calendar

Thursday, November 4, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

10:30 and 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Thursday

Wee Wednesdays is back, now on Thursdays! Bring your preschooler to this fun story time and gallery adventure for children ages 3 to 5.

FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION

6 PM  |  Adults

ArtInteractive LIVE!

​Venture behind the scenes of the Museum and Sacramento’s art scene with ArtInteractive LIVE! Held every first Thursday of the month. This month's theme: Memory and Mystery.

FREE FOR MEMBERS

Wine reception from 5 – 5:30 PM, Seminar from 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Free Estate and Tax Planning Seminar

Join us for a free estate and planning seminar that will review the transfer tax landscape, including recent changes to property tax, gift and estate taxes.

Friday, November 5, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

Saturday, November 6, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

11 AM  |  Tours & Talks

Crocker History Tour

Learn about the Crocker family and the era during which they lived as you journey back in time on this history infused tour.

Free with Museum admission

Nov. 6 and 7: 12 – 3:30 PM, Nov. 13: 12 – 2 PM, Nov. 20: 1 – 2 PM  |  Classes

Clay Handbuilding for Beginners

Slab, coil, and pinch a geometric, tabletop sculpture in a class inspired by the works in Crocker’s collection of Native American Ceramics.

$155 for members
$175 for nonmembers

Sunday, November 7, 2021

1 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Crocker Architecture Tour

Explore the distinct architectural elements, inside and out, of the Teel Family pavilion and the historic building.

Free with Museum admission.

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

2 PM

U-Nite

The Crocker and California State University, Sacramento's College of Arts and Letters team up for the 11th year to present U-Nite - a polyphonic, virtual showcase of nationally recognized faculty work.

Pay-what-you-wish

Monday, November 8, 2021

1 PM – 3:30 PM  |  Classes

Impressionism and Beyond: Floral Paintings from Braque to Chagall

Experiment with pastels, acrylic paint and non-representational color to capture the texture of flowers, then paint floral still-lifes from observation.

$115 for members
$135 for nonmembers

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

2:30 PM  |  Tours & Talks

Gallery Bytes with Curator Jayme Yahr

Virtually drop into different Crocker galleries and explore art through fun and thought-provoking conversations with Museum Staff, guides and guests.

Free for everyone.

Thursday, November 11, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

10:30 and 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Thursday

Wee Wednesdays is back, now on Thursdays! Bring your preschooler to this fun story time and gallery adventure for children ages 3 to 5.

FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION

6 PM  |  Adults

The Official Rogue Book Club: Everything She Touched: The Life of Ruth Asawa by Marilyn Chase

Each month, the Official Rogue Book Club brings together readers, art-lovers, and special guests to discuss books that inspire us to look at art and life in new, unexpected ways.

Free for members
$5 for nonmembers

Friday, November 12, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

Saturday, November 13, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

11 AM  |  Adults

Virtual Art Rx

Enjoy the simple pleasure of viewing art together, as a trained docent facilitates group conversations for people living with chronic pain. Streamed via Zoom.

Free for everyone!

2 PM  |  Tours & Talks

The Impressionist Revolution

Join us for a wonderful journey filled with rich backstories and unique details about this ground-breaking time in art history.

Free for members
$12 for nonmembers

Sunday, November 14, 2021

1 PM – 3 PM  |  Classes

(Socially Distanced) Drink and Draw – Floral Still Life

Sip wine and enjoy a relaxing afternoon of drawing. Each session features a different drawing material and subject matter. | Sunday, November 14

$30 for members
$45 for nonmembers

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

3 PM  |  Film & Music

Classical Concerts: THE CHEVALIER PROJECT

For more than 50 years, the Crocker has proudly presented its Classical Concert Series, featuring the finest musicians and singers from around the region and across the world. This Fall, the Museum is excited to bring the series back to life!

Free with admission.

Thursday, November 18, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

10:30 and 11 AM  |  Kids

Wee Thursday

Wee Wednesdays is back, now on Thursdays! Bring your preschooler to this fun story time and gallery adventure for children ages 3 to 5.

FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION

4 PM – 5:30 PM  |  Classes

Teacher2Teacher: Arts Integrated Workshop Series – Native American Art, Storytelling and ELA

Join us for workshops that support teachers in all aspects of their professional life – as leaders, learners, and professionals. Increase your skills, knowledge, and abilities in arts integration.

Free for everyone.

Friday, November 19, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

Saturday, November 20, 2021

1 PM – 3 PM  |  Classes

Paint a Poinsettia

This class uses the iconic poinsettia plant and flower, to help beginner-level students learn core painting techniques like underpainting, glazing, dry brushing, and color theory.

$35 for members
$55 for nonmembers

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

10:30 AM  |  Kids

Baby Loves Art

Baby Loves Art engages babies (up to 18 months old) in a visually stimulating gallery walk and gives parents and caregivers a fun opportunity to connect with their babies and each other.

FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION

Sunday, November 21, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

3 PM  |  Adults

Conversations that Matter: Monuments and Statues

This November and December, the Crocker invites you to engage in our ongoing Conversations that Matter series, where we discuss relevant local issues through a panel discussion of experts, scholars, and activists, followed by a moderated community dialogue on these critical topics.

Pay-what-you-wish

Saturday, November 27, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

Sunday, November 28, 2021

10:15 AM, 11 AM, 1PM, 2PM  |  Tours & Talks

Impressionism Tour: Monet, Matisse and Beyond

Dive deeper into the art featured in "Monet to Matisse: Masterworks of French Impressionism from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens," on an intimate guided tour of the exhibition and special works featured in the Crocker’s collection of California Impressionism.

Free for members
$15 for non-members (includes admission)

ArtInteractive LIVE! Art and Technology

Venture behind the scenes of the Museum and Sacramento’s art scene with ArtInteractive LIVE! This immersive, digital program is part variety show, part family game night, part revealing art discussion forum.

Members register today

Monster Mash

Costumed kiddos and their grownups are invited to a participatory performance full of amazement and artistic inspiration! Following the performance, explore the galleries with a Halloween-inspired scavenger hunt, take a festive family portrait, and discover a magical surprise or two.

Register today

The Museum Store is Now Online!

Shop select exhibitions, show your Crocker pride with themed swag, or stock up on art supplies! All proceeds support the Crocker's educational programs.

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