Museum Exploration for Kids ages 6 and up
Studio Sunday is a play-based experience for multi-generational visitors to learn new skills and ideas together in a semi-structured art studio and gallery-based environment. Studio Sunday is a drop-in program that takes place the first Sunday of every month from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm. Each Studio Sunday is unique, free with museum admission and open to anyone ages 5 and up.
Click here to visit the museum's calendar for listings of upcoming events.
A short animation, created by families at Studio Sunday with artist educators Leigh Wells and Manuel Acevedo.
MADreads is a literacy-based program for preschool children and their adult companions that nurtures a love of reading by bringing books to life by connecting their themes to artworks. MADreads is a mix of interactive story time, a gallery visit, and visual exploration that is fun for the whole family! MADreads takes place on Thursday mornings at 10:15 am and is free with museum admission.
For upcoming MADreads, click here.
MAD's Artist Studios provide daily opportunities for children and families to learn more about art and art-making by going behind the scenes to see work in progress. Click here to learn more about the Artist Studio program.
MAD is grateful to Material for the Arts for its in-kind support of our Family Programs.