Calendar of Events

Third Saturdays at The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Visit The Aldrich for FREE the Third Saturday of each month and see the latest in contemporary art and participate in family-friendly art-making workshops in The Studio.


Family Workshop: Blacklight Painting

Celebrate the start of summer in this one-of-a-kind painting workshop! Experiment with neon paints and ultraviolet light in The Studio to create paintings unlike anything you’ve made before.
Family Workshop: An Exploration of Almost Everything On The Table

Join an Aldrich educator and explore the interactive components of one of our new exhibitions, Almost Everything On The Table. Touch, experiment, and engage directly with the artworks in the gallery!

Small Screen, Big Ideas: An Animated Afternoon at The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Don’t miss the launch of the Museum’s new Main Street Video program, a 12-week series featuring short video works by four artists in the Museum’s historic Old Hundred building. Watch the first video in this four-part series, Marina Zurkow’s thought-provoking The Thirsty Bird, then participate in a workshop in The Studio. Explore animation—both low and high tech! Create your own hand-drawn flipbook in a creative session led by Museum educators, and make a stop-motion video inspired by the exhibitions on view with the guidance of an expert from Jacob Burns Film Center. Grab some deliciousness-for-purchase from Twins BBQ food truck and enjoy the melodic sounds of local favorites, Blue Yodels.