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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17 Oh, the Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Suess Feb 24 Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming March...
Art is Tasty 12:00 pm
Art is Tasty
Feb 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty
First Fridays of the month This noon-time lunch series on the first Friday of every month pairs an engaging 30-minute discussion about a work of art with a delicious lunch in the Thronson Café. (Café lunch voucher included in price). 2017 Topics January 6: *Self-Portrait Painting Sally, Milton Avery February 3: Tar Beach 2, Faith Ringgold March 3: Glorious Guendolen’s Golden Hair and The Arming of a Knight, William Morris and Dante Gabriel Rossetti April 7:  “Demetrius, ‘Thou runaway, thou coward, art thou fled’”, W. Heath Robinson May 5: In the Park, Bernie Felch June 2: Trout Fishing, “The Screecher,” Lake Rossignol, Nova Scotia, George Luks...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Spotlight Tours 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
Feb 5 @ 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
The Spotlight Tour for February 26 has been cancelled. Enjoy a lively Docent-led tour focused on thought-provoking themes in the Museum’s collection. Complimentary coffee is available afterwards in the Thronson Café. Upcoming Topics February 26 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  (CANCELLED) May 28 Modern Artists: New Directions Old Influences June 4 Eight against the World: John Sloan and the Ashcan School June 11 Love, Lies, and Oil Paint: British Pre-Raphaelites June 18 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17 Oh, the Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Suess Feb 24 Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming March...
Clay Date 7:00 pm
Clay Date
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date
Clay Date is back! Mix, mingle, and get a little messy in the Museum’s ceramics studio. Participants will experiment with clay and complete a functional piece of pottery that the Museum will glaze. No experience necessary; beer, wine, and light refreshments provided. Must be 21+. 
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Chinese New Year Celebration: The Year of the Rooster 11:00 am
Chinese New Year Celebration: The Year of the Rooster
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chinese New Year Celebration: The Year of the Rooster
Celebrate Chinese New Year at the Delaware Art Museum! This celebration includes traditional Chinese art activities, artist demonstrations, a gallery scavenger hunt, a lion and folk dance and Chinese yo-yo performance by the Chinese American Community Center Folk and Lion Dance Troupes and Yo-Yo Club, and an additional performance by the popular Chinese Acrobat, Yang Xiao Di. Artwork created by children from the Chinese School of Delaware to commemorate this holiday will be on view. This program is presented in conjunction with the Hanlin Chinese Culture Association. SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.: Chinese New Year-inspired art activities 11:30...
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Sunday Studio 12:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Feb 12 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Second Sundays Each month, adults and children can create art together and experiment with new materials, techniques, and themes in the Bank of America Education Wing Studios—no reservations required! This series is sponsored by AT&T. Recommended for ages 6+ and adults. February 12 Tiny Treasures March 12 Storybook illustration April 9 Wearable art May 14 Art for Mom
Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Spotlight Tours 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
Feb 12 @ 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
The Spotlight Tour for February 26 has been cancelled. Enjoy a lively Docent-led tour focused on thought-provoking themes in the Museum’s collection. Complimentary coffee is available afterwards in the Thronson Café. Upcoming Topics February 26 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  (CANCELLED) May 28 Modern Artists: New Directions Old Influences June 4 Eight against the World: John Sloan and the Ashcan School June 11 Love, Lies, and Oil Paint: British Pre-Raphaelites June 18 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Concerts on Kentmere: Elegant melodies among the Pre-Raphaelites 7:30 pm
Concerts on Kentmere: Elegant melodies among the Pre-Raphaelites
Feb 16 @ 7:30 pm
Concerts on Kentmere: Elegant melodies among the Pre-Raphaelites
Snow date: Sunday, February 19 In residence since 2009, Pyxis Piano Quartet returns for the Museum’s 2016–17 classical chamber music series. In the Pre-Raphaelite Galleries, guests will enjoy English composer Herbert Howells’ seldom-performed Piano Quartet in a minor and a Pyxis reprise of Antonin Dvořák’s magnificent Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-flat Major. Each concert is preceded by a short curator talk that connects the evening’s music to Museum exhibitions or artworks. The concerts feature coffee and desserts at intermission and the Thronson Café will be open for drinks and dinner by Toscana until 7:30 p.m. Seating is limited and all...
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17 Oh, the Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Suess Feb 24 Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming March...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Spotlight Tours 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
The Spotlight Tour for February 26 has been cancelled. Enjoy a lively Docent-led tour focused on thought-provoking themes in the Museum’s collection. Complimentary coffee is available afterwards in the Thronson Café. Upcoming Topics February 26 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  (CANCELLED) May 28 Modern Artists: New Directions Old Influences June 4 Eight against the World: John Sloan and the Ashcan School June 11 Love, Lies, and Oil Paint: British Pre-Raphaelites June 18 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitors to art and the Museum through a story reading followed by an interactive tour of relevant works of art and a studio art project. This program encourages learning through discovery, exploration, and hands-on experiences. Ages 2 and up. Jan 20 The Museum by Susan Verde Jan 27 Lanterns and Firecrackers: A Chinese New Year Story by Jonny Zucker Feb 3 Regina’s Big Mistake by Marissa Moss Feb 10 Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Eileen Spinelli Feb 17 Oh, the Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Suess Feb 24 Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming March...
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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Highlights Tour 1:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Highlights Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a Highlights tour focusing on the Museum’s collection at 1:00 p.m.
Spotlight Tours 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm
Spotlight Tours
The Spotlight Tour for February 26 has been cancelled. Enjoy a lively Docent-led tour focused on thought-provoking themes in the Museum’s collection. Complimentary coffee is available afterwards in the Thronson Café. Upcoming Topics February 26 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  (CANCELLED) May 28 Modern Artists: New Directions Old Influences June 4 Eight against the World: John Sloan and the Ashcan School June 11 Love, Lies, and Oil Paint: British Pre-Raphaelites June 18 Howard Pyle: Giant of the Brandywine  
Exhibition Tour 2:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Exhibition Tour
Docents lead public tours every weekend. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a tour of a particular exhibition at 2:00 p.m.
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