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Feb
13
Sat
Second Saturdays for Families: An African American Song
Feb 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join EQuilibrium Dance Theatre as we explore The Amistad Center for Art & Culture’s exhibition 40 Acres: The Promise of a Black Pastoral through art, song, and dance.

Second Saturdays for Families: Explore art with your family, encourage creativity, and expand your imagination through conversation and discovery. Each program is free and includes hands-on art projects, tours for families, live music, and engaging fun through film, theater and dance. Join us the second Saturday of every month year-round!

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

Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support provided by the J. Walton Bissell Foundation, Inc., The Ensworth Charitable Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee, the George A. & Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., and Alan S. Parker, Esq., Trustees. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.

Tour: Highlights
Feb 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Highlights Tours are offered Wednesday through Sunday at 1 pm and are free with museum admission.

 

Film: Alex and Eve
Feb 13 @ 2:00 pm

Alex, a Greek Orthodox school teacher, falls for Eve, a Lebanese Muslim lawyer, but the relationship is forbidden by both families.

2015. Australia. 95 min. Not Rated. Directed by Peter Andrikidis.

All Showtimes:
Thursday, February 11 at 7 pm
Saturday, February 13 at 2 pm
Sunday, February 14 at 2 pm

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Free for Insider Access Members (and above)

 

Tour: Sound and Sense
Feb 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Join a docent for a tour of the special exhibition Sound and Sense: Poetic Musings in American Art.

Free with museum admission. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Feb
14
Sun
JAZZ BRUNCH SOLD OUT
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Tickets for this event are sold out. Purchase tickets for our next Jazz Brunch featuring the Orice Jenkins Trio here.

Join us for a spectacular Valentine’s Day brunch with Mama Train: The Bluesy Side of Love, a jazz/blues duo featuring smooth piano sounds and smokey female vocals. Afterwards, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 11 am and one at 12:30 pm.

The brunch buffet features the Chef’s egg dish of the day, homefries, thick cut bacon, sausage, and ham, NY bagels and lox, stuffed French toast, Belgian waffles with fixins’, assorted breakfast pastries, seasonal fruit, freshly brewed coffee, and tea.

Please note that tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

 

Tour: Highlights
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join a docent for a Highlights Tour of the permanent collection. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Highlights Tours are offered Wednesday through Sunday at 1 pm and are free with museum admission.

 

Film: Alex and Eve
Feb 14 @ 2:00 pm

Alex, a Greek Orthodox school teacher, falls for Eve, a Lebanese Muslim lawyer, but the relationship is forbidden by both families.

2015. Australia. 95 min. Not Rated. Directed by Peter Andrikidis.

All Showtimes:
Thursday, February 11 at 7 pm
Saturday, February 13 at 2 pm
Sunday, February 14 at 2 pm

Film Tickets:
$9 Regular Admission
$8 Seniors (62+) and Students with ID
$7 Members
Free for Insider Access Members (and above)

 

Tour: Sound and Sense
Feb 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Join a docent for a tour of the special exhibition Sound and Sense: Poetic Musings in American Art.

Free with museum admission. Meet by the Museum Shop.

Feb
15
Mon
Museum Closed
Feb 15 all-day

The museum is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

More information about hours and admission is available here.

Feb
16
Tue
Museum Closed
Feb 16 all-day

The museum is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

More information about hours and admission is available here.