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Oct
8
Sat
Second Saturdays for Families: Space Adventure
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Saturdays for Families: Space Adventure

Explore the wondrous world of pilots, astronauts, and scientists through ink drawings by MATRIX 175 artist Dulce Chacón. Meet the artist and create your own outer-space invention out of recycled materials. Please note: activity times are different this month to accommodate the Hartford Marathon, but admission will be free all day long!

 

Free Family Tours:
Eyes on Art Family Tour, 1:30–2pm
Ask About Art, 2–3pm

Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support is provided by the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.

 

Nov
12
Sat
Second Saturdays: The Photographer’s Eye
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Look at images of nature, cities, and people in the special exhibition The Thrill of the Chase: The Wagstaff Collection of Photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum. Explore and experiment with different methods of photography that artists used to capture the world around them and create a “cameraless” work to take home.

As always, 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 Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.

 

Dec
10
Sat
Second Saturdays: Light Up the World
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Celebrate world holiday traditions during the Festival of Trees & Traditions. Enjoy festive music while you create your own ornaments and decorations to take home. As always, museum admission is free during Second Saturdays activities!

Note: There are no family tours this month, due to Festival of Trees & Traditions.

Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support is provided by the Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.