Explore art in the museum’s permanent collection and temporary exhibitions, and enjoy a variety of hands-on art activities for the entire family.
All Aboard! Family Night
6-8 p.m., Thursday Dec. 13
Sandy Bell Gallery
Celebrate our new holiday tradition as model trains take over the museum for the last half of December! The opening night includes art activities, banjo lessons, a cookie and hot cocoa bar, and performances from the OU School of Dance. This family-friendly event starts at 6 p.m., and a train-lighting ceremony starts at 7 p.m. Don’t miss it!
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. in the Dee Dee and Jon R. Stuart Classroom
Young artists are invited to experience art through books and related art projects for children ages 3 to 5, accompanied by an adult. This program is made possible by generous support from the Kimball Foundation.
September 4 - Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss
September 11 - Square by Mac Barnett with illustrations by Jon Klassen
September 18 - Dog’s Colorful Day by Emma Dodd
September 25 - Wonderfall by Michael Hall
October 2 - Round is a Tortilla by Roseanne Thong with illustrations by John Parra
October 9 - Blue Chicken by Deborah Freedman
October 16 - Press Here by Hervé Tullet
October 23 - Olivia by Ian Falconer
October 30 - The Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin by Joe Troiano with illustrations by Susan Banta
November 6 - Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert
November 13 - Look! Look! Look! at Sculpture by Nancy Elizabeth Wallace and Linda K. Friedlaender
November 20 - The Perfect Thanksgiving by Eileen Spinelli with illustrations by Joann Aninolfo
November 27 - Love, Triangle by Marcie Colleen with illustrations by Bob Shea
December 4 - Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett with illustrations by Jon Klassen
December 11 - The Day the Crayons Came Home by Drew Daywalt with illustrations by Oliver Jeffers
Art Adventures will not meet July 3, December 18, or December 25.