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Jun
9
Sat
Juneteenth Family Day: Strength in Community
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Explore what makes a house a home, what makes a neighborhood beautiful, and what makes a community strong. Enjoy family-friendly performances, art-making, tours, and more! Free admission.

Presented in partnership with The Amistad Center for Art & Culture.

 

Jul
14
Sat
Second Saturdays: Take a Journey
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Second Saturdays for Families:
Take a Journey

Use your imagination to travel the world! Create your own travel sketchbook and talk to a docent about the adventures of artist Frederic Church. Museum admission is free during Second Saturdays activities.

Free Family Tours:
ABCs: Art, Books, Connections, 10:30–11am
Ask About Art, 11am–noon
Eyes on Art Family Tour, 11:30am–noon

 

Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support is provided by the Tinty Foundation; the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee; and the George A. & Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of American, N.A., and Alan S. Parker, Co-Trustees. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.

 

Aug
11
Sat
Second Saturdays: Family Time
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Second Saturdays for Families:
Family Time

Enjoy family time at the Wadsworth Atheneum! Learn about a historic Hartford family, take a family tour, and work as a team to build an enormous outdoor sculpture. Museum admission is free during Second Saturdays activities.

Free Family Tours:
ABCs: Art, Books, Connections, 10:30–11am
Ask About Art, 11am–noon
Eyes on Art Family Tour, 11:30am–noon

 

Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support is provided by the Tinty Foundation; the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee; and the George A. & Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of American, N.A., and Alan S. Parker, Co-Trustees. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.

 

Sep
8
Sat
Second Saturdays: Lots of Lines
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Second Saturdays for Families:
Lots of Lines

See how artists use lines to create a calm, excited, or mysterious mood. Explore new materials and create your own line-filled masterpiece to take home. Museum admission is free during Second Saturdays activities.

Free Family Tours:
ABCs: Art, Books, Connections, 10:30–11am
Ask About Art, 11am–noon
Eyes on Art Family Tour, 11:30am–noon

 

Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support is provided by the Tinty Foundation; the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee; and the George A. & Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of American, N.A., and Alan S. Parker, Co-Trustees. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.