Calendar of Events

Jul
24
Wed
Yale University Art Gallery, Featured Program – Practice with Art: Cultivating Mindfulness in the Galleries @ Yale University Art Gallery
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us this summer for drop-in, art-inspired mindfulness sessions facilitated by Anne Dutton, MA, LCSW (Yale Stress Center) and Danielle Casioppo, MS, CAPP, RYT (Being Well at Yale). Each session includes discussion of an artwork from the Gallery’s collection, mindfulness meditation, and/or mindful movement. Mindful movement consists of gentle stretching, breathing practices, and a few basic standing yoga poses, all correlated with the selected work of art. Chairs will be provided; no yoga mats or special clothing needed. Suitable for all levels.

Please come to one or all sessions. Space is limited. Not suitable for children under 13.

Open to:
General Public
Yale University Art Gallery – Teen Program @ Yale University Art Gallery
Jul 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Jul
28
Sun
Coffee and Canvas: Guided Painting Workshop at Weir Farm NHS @ Weir Farm National Historic Site
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Register now for the Park’s first ever guided painting class! Art Educator Whitney Hoffman will take you step by step to create an original painting of Weir Farm. The program, including all materials, is free, and coffee and tea are provided by the Friends of Weir Farm. Join us for a morning of creating art and having fun over coffee!

Registration: Registration opens June 15. Registration is free, but space is limited, so please call early to secure a spot! To register or for more information, please call 203-834-1896 ext. 28.

Jul
31
Wed
Yale University Art Gallery, Featured Program – Practice with Art: Cultivating Mindfulness in the Galleries @ Yale University Art Gallery
Jul 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us this summer for drop-in, art-inspired mindfulness sessions facilitated by Anne Dutton, MA, LCSW (Yale Stress Center) and Danielle Casioppo, MS, CAPP, RYT (Being Well at Yale). Each session includes discussion of an artwork from the Gallery’s collection, mindfulness meditation, and/or mindful movement. Mindful movement consists of gentle stretching, breathing practices, and a few basic standing yoga poses, all correlated with the selected work of art. Chairs will be provided; no yoga mats or special clothing needed. Suitable for all levels.

Please come to one or all sessions. Space is limited. Not suitable for children under 13.

Open to:
General Public
Teen Program at Yale University Art Gallery @ Yale University Art Gallery
Jul 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Teen Program

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 3:00 pm4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Yale University Art Gallery – Teen Program @ Yale University Art Gallery
Jul 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Aug
7
Wed
Yale University Art Gallery, Featured Program – Practice with Art: Cultivating Mindfulness in the Galleries @ Yale University Art Gallery
Aug 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us this summer for drop-in, art-inspired mindfulness sessions facilitated by Anne Dutton, MA, LCSW (Yale Stress Center) and Danielle Casioppo, MS, CAPP, RYT (Being Well at Yale). Each session includes discussion of an artwork from the Gallery’s collection, mindfulness meditation, and/or mindful movement. Mindful movement consists of gentle stretching, breathing practices, and a few basic standing yoga poses, all correlated with the selected work of art. Chairs will be provided; no yoga mats or special clothing needed. Suitable for all levels.

Please come to one or all sessions. Space is limited. Not suitable for children under 13.

Open to:
General Public
Yale University Art Gallery – Teen Program @ Yale University Art Gallery
Aug 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come check out the Gallery’s teen program on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00–4:30 pm. Bring your friends, explore the museum’s diverse collection, and make art. Recent sessions have focused on drawing, painting, and photography. Snacks and bus passes are provided. For teens ages 13–19.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Aug
10
Sat
Hike and Write – Nature Journaling and Sketching at Weir Farm NHS @ Weir Farm National Historic Site
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Connect with the beauty of Weir Farm through your own outdoor writing experience. Join Art Educator Whitney Hoffman for a guided hike to Weir Pond that includes nature journaling and sketching. Journals and sketching supplies provided!

Registration: Registration Opens July 15. Registration is free, but space is limited, so please call early to secure a spot! To register or for more information, please call 203-834-1896 ext. 28.

Aug
11
Sun
Yale University Art Gallery: Family Program, Stories and Art @ Yale University Art Gallery
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

On the second Sunday of each month, we invite families to join us for folktales, myths, and exciting stories from around the world that highlight unique features of objects in the collection and inspire children of all ages to view art in new ways.

No registration required; please meet by the couches in the Gallery lobby.

Open to:
General Public