Calendar

Dec
22
Sat
Open Studio – Making Snow
Dec 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

Join us during the winter break from school as we turn the Museum into a winter wonderland!  Participants will discover a process to create their own “snow” and will be sent on a gallery scavenger hunt that will celebrate the season.  Each participant will go home with a bag of the snow they created and a recipe to create your own snow at home!

This activity is recommended for ages 3 and up.

Dec
28
Fri
St. Luke School Exhibition Closing
Dec 28 @ 5:00 pm

 

The closing of the exhibition of St. Luke’s School students artwork.

Jan
1
Tue
Harris County Schools Exhibition Opening
Jan 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

An exhibition of Harris County School student’s artwork opens.

Jan
5
Sat
Pre-K Class With Ceramic Artist Eddie Dominguez!
Jan 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

 

Ages 4-5 years & caregivers

Instructor: Kirsten Dunn

Bring your little artist to the Museum and join us for a unique, hands on art-making experience inspired by works by artist Eddie Dominquez! This class will feature a guided tour of Dominguez’s work followed by a trip to our studio for your little one to make their very own sculpture. Your child will leave with a new appreciation for patterns, sculpture, and art from the Southwest.

Contact the Education Department, edu@columbusmuseum.com, 706.748.2562 ext. 2124 for more information.  Register by December 19, 2018.

 

Register

Jan
12
Sat
Parent & Child Class- Paper Quilling
Jan 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 

Join us for a fun-filled morning in the Studio as we explore the art of paper quilling!

Paper quilling is a technique that involves long strips of paper twisted into tight circles and other shapes. Children and caregivers will learn the basics of quilling and will use their new skills to design and create their own cards.

 

Class instructor is Mackenzie Eaton

Free, however pre-registration is required. 

 

Register

Jan
13
Sun
Pop-up Art! – Creativity Month
Jan 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us for free, family art making at The Columbus Museum!

Jan
19
Sat
Artful Babies- Color, Animals, Mini Makers
Jan 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

 

Babies love art!  Join us for this special three-part program and learn how to explore the world of art with your infant.  During each session, we will explore a different theme and discover what infants are drawn to during their Museum visit.  Each session includes a playtime to explore books and hands-on objects as well as an art activity for caregivers.

 

This is three part series, when you reserve your space you are registered for all three parts. 

Part I: January 19th

Part II: February 9th

Part III: March 9th

This program is currently FULL

 

FREE, Pre-registration Required

Ages 6-24 months and caregivers

Contact the Education Department, edu@columbusmuseum.com, 706.748.2562 ext. 2124 for more information.  Register by January 9, 2019.

 

Jan
20
Sun
Sunday Snapshots – New Year, New Acquisitions
Jan 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

Drop into the Museum one Sunday afternoon each month, meet your docent tour guide in the Lobby, and get a themed tour exploring either our permanent collection or temporary exhibitions. These tours are appropriate for visitors of all ages and a new theme will be explored each month.

 

FREE

Jan
26
Sat
Mini Makers- Three Part Series- Lines, Texture, Pattern
Jan 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS FULL.

Want to be the first to know about the next series? Email edu@columbusmuseum.com to sign up for our email list!

Your child will discover their inner artist during our Mini Maker program! During each session of this three-part series, children will learn about art through story time, songs, and games. Each session includes a chance to explore new art materials and create mini masterpieces to take home!

 

This is three part series, when you reserve your space you are registered for all three parts. 

Part 1: January 26: Lines
Part 2: February 16: Texture
Part 3: March 16: Pattern

 

Space is limited, so sign up today!

Register by January 16, 2019.

Ages 2-4 and caregivers

 

This program is currently FULL

 

 

For questions contact the Education Department, edu@columbusmuseum.com, 706.748.2562 ext. 2124 for more information.

Feb
3
Sun
Sunday Snapshots – African American Art and History
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

Drop into the Museum one Sunday afternoon each month, meet your docent tour guide in the Lobby, and get a themed tour exploring either our permanent collection or temporary exhibitions. These tours are appropriate for visitors of all ages and a new theme will be explored each month.

FREE

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