Summer Family Fun


DMA Family Summer Experiences

Make family connections and memories with works of art as you enjoy virtual story time, DIY art-making videos, and sketching in the galleries. FREE and fun for all ages!

Programs begin on June 9 and run through August 11.

Virtual Activities

Story Time
June 2021
From tall tales and legends to daring adventures and fairy tales, every work of art has a story! Join Museum education staff in this pre-recorded video featuring favorite children's books and an up-close investigation of an artwork. Enjoy from the comforts of home or on-the-go!

DIY Art Making at Home
July 2021

Tune in for a DIY video and follow along as we make fun-in-the-sun projects inspired by art in the galleries.

Online Art Puzzles
August 2021

Use those I Spy eyes and your best detective skills to solve our art-inspired puzzles.

In-Person Activities

Sketching in the Galleries
1:30–3:00 p.m., second and fourth Wednesday, June 9–August 11

We'll provide the paper and pencils—you provide the imagination! Find inspiration in the artworks around you as you hone your skills in using line, shape, form, and shading to capture ideas, memories, and feelings. All materials provided.

Find the sketching cart in the locations listed below:

June: Level 3 Landing
July: Level 4 Landing
August: Level 2 Landing


Upcoming Events

Format: 1/27/22
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