Summer 2015 ARTSmart Programs for Children and Families
The Hero’s Journey
Spend the summer exploring heroes - from mythology to fairy tales, from super heroes to the hero next door. This exhibition has been co-curated by high school student Emma Kellogg and is in conjunction with the Manhattan Public Library summer reading theme “Heroes.” Programs include gallery visits and an art project. Cost is $3 per child; $1.50 for Friends of the Beach Museum of Art members. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required. Contact 785-532-7718 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 9-11 Super Heroes
June 16-18 Courage
June 30-July 2 Fighting the Good Cause
July 7-8 The Hero in All of Us
Toddlers and twos
Ages 6 and up
Young Artists Programs
The Young Artists Programs take place in June with tours, activities and art workshops. Space is limited and reservations can be made by calling 785.532.7718.
Young Artists & Observers
Young Artists & Observers will spend time sketching from nature in "The Meadow" and use professional art materials such as acrylic, cray pas, pastel, prisma colors and linoleum block prints. One work by each artist will be chosen for display. $15 per child per class, includes t-shirt.
June 8, 9:30-11:30 a.m. (ages 6-8)
June 8, 1-3 p.m. (ages 9-12)
June 15, 9:30-11:30 a.m. (ages 6-12)
June 15, 1-3 p.m. (ages 6-12)
June 22, 9:30-11:30 (ages 6-8)
Young Storytellers will create costumes and props for their original readers theatre performance inspired by art in "The Hero's Journey" exhibition. $25 per child, includes t-shirt.
June 23-26 1-3 p.m. (ages 6-12)
Young Artists Celebration and Reception
June 27, 10:30 a.m. – noon
View works created in the Young Artists Program and attend performances by the Young Storytellers.