Small-group discussions and hands-on activities with docents
Using a central theme and select works of art throughout the Museum, trained docents facilitate small-group discussions and hands-on activities.
Homeschool Days and Tour + Performances are appropriate for children, ages four and older.
Tour + Performance
Tuesday, February 26, 2019; 11 AM & 12 PM • $12 per person; chaperones are not free
This two-for-one program includes a professional performance paired with a docent-led tour of select artwork, including the exhibition History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence.
Homeschool Day: People
Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 12 – 2 PM (drop in) • $3 per person in advance, $5 per person at the door • Free admission for adults chaperoning a homeschool family or group
After exploring figurative work in the collection, students work together to draw silhouettes of the human form. A decorative background puts the finishing touch on this creative exploration.
Homeschool Day: Spring Sketching
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 12 – 2 PM (drop in) • $3 per person in advance, $5 per person at the door • Free admission for adults chaperoning a homeschool family or group
Students are invited to sketch at their own pace while receiving drawing instruction from a teaching artist.