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Library Community Day: The Art of Brian Selznick
Library Community Day: The Art ...
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:59 pm
Library Community Day:  The Art of Brian Selznick @ Wilmington | Delaware | United States
Library card holders and their families are invited to the Museum to celebrate literature and the art of author and illustrator Brian Selznick. Visitors will enjoy a gallery talk with Curator Mary F. Holahan, a live music performance of Marian Anderson songs by scholars from the Marian Anderson Historical Society, along with family-friendly tours, art activities, and story readings. All ages. Schedule Noon – 3:30 pm – Art Project (Fusco) 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm – Gallery Talk with Curator Mary Holahan (Fusco Gallery) 12:30 pm – Story reading in Kids Corner 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm – Family Tour of...
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Art is After Dark: Winter Arts Festival
Art is After Dark: Winter Arts F...
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:59 pm
Art is After Dark: Winter Arts Festival
Celebrate the holiday season at the Museum! Finish up (or start!) your holiday shopping with 19 diverse artisans, tour festive works in the collection, and enjoy a blend of holiday and pop music performed by the University of Delaware’s a cappella group Vocal Point. Cash bar and snacks available. **The Museum Store will be open Friday, December 12 from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. From December 17 through December 24, all Museum Members receive a 20% discount in the Store (regular discount for Museum Members is 10%).** Click here to learn about the Artisans. About Art Is After Dark The Museum comes alive on select Friday...
Clay Date
Clay Date
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:59 pm
Clay Date
PLEASE NOTE: The January session is FULL. Clay Date is back by popular demand! Led by Museum Studio Instructor. Clay Date is a different kind of evening activity for friends and dates to 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 in a relaxed and social atmosphere. Space is limited, so sign up early! No experience necessary. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Must be 21 and over to participate.
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Holiday House Tour & Winter Arts Festival
Holiday House Tour & Winter Arts...
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:59 pm
Holiday House Tour & Winter Arts Festival
Barns will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The Museum will be open from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (The Museum will have FREE admission.) The Holiday House Tour is back! After a brief hiatus in 2013, this beloved Delaware Art Museum Council event returns for its 29th season. This year’s Tour will focus on five historic Brandywine Valley barns bedecked for the holiday season and spectacular artisan shopping at the Museum on BOTH Friday night, as part of the Museum’s Art is After Dark program, and during Tour day. Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 the day of the Tour. Tickets...
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Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories
Dec 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:29 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 3 – 6. Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Click here for more information. December 19:  A Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats December 26:  Canceled in observation of the holiday January 2: The Museum by Susan Verde January 9: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson...
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Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk
Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:59 pm
Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk
Take a break from your holiday shopping and celebrate the beginning of winter with a walk in the Delaware Art Museum Labyrinth in the Anthony N. Fusco Reservoir! There is no fee for this program, but donations are accepted to help maintain the Museum’s labyrinth.
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Sunday Studio Series
Sunday Studio Series
Dec 28 @ 12:30 pm – 2:29 pm
Sunday Studio Series
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! Ages 7+ and adults. December 28:  Cabinet of Curiosity Life Drawings January 11:* Georges Méliès Poster Art February 8: Love Letters & Valentines *Sunday Studio will switch to second Sundays beginning January 2015. This series is sponsored by AT&T.
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