ACTIVITIES and programs FOR FAMILIES
Saturdays from 1-3 p.m.
First Saturdays at the Appleton are for families! We welcome families with children ages 4 and older to come to the ARTSpace and participate in a hands-on art-making experience.
December 6, Paper Holiday Ornaments
Create some memories while folding cutting and decorating paper.
January 3, No Drawing Allowed!
Could you make an entire picture with stamps? Come to the Appleton and try!
February 7, HeART to HeART
Give someone a little love with a handmade valentine!
March 7, Travel to India
Visit our Indian miniature painting exhibition then come to the ARTSpace for a related art-making activity.
April 4, Sail Away!
Paint or build your dream boat! Let your imagination sail away!
May 2, Monet's Garden
Pretend you're an Impressionist and paint your own version of Monet's garden.
June 6, Ready for the Beach?
Create a beach scene with colorful umbrellas and design your own flip flops!
Family Day at the Appleton
Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Join us in celebrating the holidays by visiting A Dickens Christmas: The Urban Family Holiday Collection, the private holiday collection of Dr. Paul and Joyce Urban and their daughters Katie, Kristie, Kassie and Karlie. Meet Kuniko Yamamoto at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. for Japanese storytelling with origami, mask and mime. Make your own paper holiday ornament in the ARTSpace from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and take a carriage ride then get your photo taken with Santa from 1-3 p.m.
Family Day admission is free.