Calendar of Events

Dec
23
Sun
Family Gallery Tour @ Bruce Museum @ Bruce Museum
Dec 23 2018 @ 11:30 am – Jan 20 2019 @ 12:15 pm

Sundays, December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 11:30 am – 12:15 pm.
Family Gallery Tour.

Best for children ages 6-10 and their families. An interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum’s current exhibitions led by an educator.

Free with Museum admission; no registration is required.

Dec
30
Sun
Family Gallery Tour @ Bruce Museum @ Bruce Museum
Dec 30 2018 @ 11:30 am – Jan 27 2019 @ 12:15 pm

Sundays, December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 11:30 am – 12:15 pm.
Family Gallery Tour.

Best for children ages 6-10 and their families. An interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum’s current exhibitions led by an educator.

Free with Museum admission; no registration is required.

Jan
6
Sun
Family Gallery Tour @ Bruce Museum @ Bruce Museum
Jan 6 @ 11:30 am – Mar 31 @ 12:15 am

Sunday Family Gallery Tour.
Designed for children aged 6-10 and their families, this program will provide an interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum’s current exhibitions.
Free with admission; no registration required. For information, visit https://brucemuseum.org

Jan
13
Sun
Family Gallery Tour @ Bruce Museum @ Bruce Museum
Jan 13 @ 11:30 am – Apr 7 @ 1:15 am

Sunday Family Gallery Tour.
Designed for children aged 6-10 and their families, this program will provide an interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum’s current exhibitions.
Free with admission; no registration required. For information, visit https://brucemuseum.org

Jan
19
Sat
Third Saturdays @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Celebrate Helena Hernmarck’s materials and processes at our monthly free admission day. Work with teaching artists and Museum staff on warm wintery projects while enjoying hot cocoa and seasonal treats.

Family Workshop: Wintery Weaving
10 am to 12 noon; children ages 2 to 5
1 to 3 pm; children ages 6 to 10

Create your own cardboard loom with a Museum educator and then use paper, fabric, and yarn to weave your own multimedia masterpiece to take home with you!

Tour of Helena Hernmarck: Weaving in Progress
12 noon to 1 pm
All ages

Join us for a tour of Helena Hernmarck’s exhibition, exploring her weavings, loom, and source material, and discovering how Hernmarck creates a work from start to finish.

Felting Workshop with Plant-Dyed Wool @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join artists and crafters Amelia McIsaac of Flowering Heart and Susannah White of Carapace Farm Puppetry to explore the process of felting. Work with plant-dyed wool from their small family flock to create a felted pouch with a drawstring cord. All materials provided. All ages.

Jan
20
Sun
Family Gallery Tour @ Bruce Museum @ Bruce Museum
Jan 20 @ 11:30 am – Apr 14 @ 1:15 am

Sunday Family Gallery Tour.
Designed for children aged 6-10 and their families, this program will provide an interactive, discussion-based tour of the Museum’s current exhibitions.
Free with admission; no registration required. For information, visit https://brucemuseum.org

Jan
21
Mon
Winter Family Day @ Bruce Museum @ Bruce Museum
Jan 21 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Monday, January 21, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Winter Family Day.

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day by creating artwork inspired by MLK’s values of compassion, love, courage, forgiveness, and community. Engage in thoughtful activities that get you thinking about your community.

Live performances by the Bright Star Theatre Company take place at 11:00 am, “Heroes of the Underground,” and 1:00 pm, “Let it Shine.” Seating is limited; please arrive early to ensure a space for you and your guests.

Free with Museum admission; no registration required.

For information see: https://brucemuseum.org/calendar/day/2019/01/21

Afternoon Studios: Fire Breathing Dragons @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us to celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year. Create your own decorative dragon using construction paper, paper towel rolls, tissue paper, and other fun materials to usher in the New Year. All ages.

Jan
24
Thu
Drink And Draw @ The Aldrich @ The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Grab a glass of wine and join us in exploring the basics of drawing the figure with artist and Aldrich staff member Noah Steinman. With a live model as inspiration, use a variety of materials such as charcoal, oil pastel and graphite sticks. Feel free to bring your own materials; no prior drawing experience necessary! Ages 21+