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Ages 2–3, with an adult companion

Registration for fall term is now open! Members receive a discount on all courses. For the Member code, email with your full name and Membership I.D.

Little artists meet a big Museum! Toddlers and adults experiment with and explore art through storytelling, song, playful activities, and art-making in the studio. In the afternoon class, four-year-olds are welcome to join their younger siblings (10% sibling discount for each child; maximum of two children per adult).

201920 Schedule:

Fall: Color My World
Thursdays, October 3–December 5, 2019 (no class November 28), 11 am–12:30 pm or 4–5:30 pm
Nine sessions: $245, Members $184
This fall, we explore color bursting out all around us and learn how to mix and create our own colors and shades. Each week we’ll visit a new and exciting exhibition, including Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall, Rembrandt to Picasso: Five Centuries of European Works on Paper, and Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion.

Winter: Shapes and Patterns
Thursdays, January 16–February 13, 2020, 11 am–12:30 pm or 4–5:30 pm
Five sessions: $136, Members $102

In winter, we’ll embark on special scavenger hunts in our exhibitions and collections, looking for the unique shapes in The Dinner Party by Judy Chicago, The Williamsburg Murals, and more.

Spring: Makers and Materials and Lines, Oh My!
Thursdays, February 27–April 30, 2020 (no class April 9 and 16), 11 am–12:30 pm or 4–5:30 pm
Eight sessions: $218, Members $164

Learn about the ways different artists use exciting materials, and discover all sorts of lines on view in our galleries. We’ll see sculpture, painting, and site-specific work across our collections, including in Jacques-Louis David Meets Kehinde Wiley.

May Days: Art and Nature
Sundays, May 5, 12, and 19, 11 am–12:30 pm
Three sessions: $82, Members $61

Discover the natural world in outdoor adventures, and see how it’s represented in our Arts of Asia gallery.