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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Sep 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. Aug 14 The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse by Eric Carle Aug 21 Little Cloud by Eric Carle Aug 28 Rosie Revere Engineer by Andrea Beaty Sept 4 Beautiful Oops! by Barney Saltzberg...
Art is Tasty 12:00 pm
Art is Tasty
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Art is Tasty
First Fridays of the month Join us for this noontime lunch series on the first Friday of every month. Art is Tasty 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). September 4: Franklin L. Schenck, Thomas Eakins October 2: Swan Motel, George Segal November 6: Sailor’s Fantasy, N.C. Wyeth December 4: The Pilgrim Folk, Marie Spartali Stillman
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. Aug 14 The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse by Eric Carle Aug 21 Little Cloud by Eric Carle Aug 28 Rosie Revere Engineer by Andrea Beaty Sept 4 Beautiful Oops! by Barney Saltzberg...
Clay Date 7:00 pm
Clay Date
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date
Sorry, the September workshop is FULL. 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. No experience necessary. Supplies, beer, wine, and light snacks provided. Must be 21 and older to participate.
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Sunday Studio 12:00 pm
Sunday Studio
Sep 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sunday Studio
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. Ages 6+ and adults.  September 13 Create-a-Zine October 11 A Mural in the Making November 8 A Crown of Flowers
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Wilmington Artists Gallery Talks 6:30 pm
Wilmington Artists Gallery Talks
Sep 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wilmington Artists Gallery Talks
Discover the creative energy and trends of Wilmington’s artistic community during the 1970s and 1980s with gallery talks led by artists featured in Dream Streets: Art in Wilmington 1970–1990. September 17: Abstraction in Delaware with Margo Allman, Mitch Lyons, and Dr. James E. Newton
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. Aug 14 The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse by Eric Carle Aug 21 Little Cloud by Eric Carle Aug 28 Rosie Revere Engineer by Andrea Beaty Sept 4 Beautiful Oops! by Barney Saltzberg...
Art is Social: Dream Streets Festival 6:00 pm
Art is Social: Dream Streets Festival
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Art is Social: Dream Streets Festival
This after-hours event celebrates the last weeks of the exhibition Dream Streets: Art in Wilmington 1970–1990 and Delaware’s hip hop culture. Join us for an indoor/outdoor festival featuring throwback hip-hop and breakdancing performances by Street Xpressions Arts Organization, Inc. Plus, enjoy music, tasty libations, fashion and food, live painting demos, and more! JE (Jim) Calle, Break Dancing, July 1984. Courtesy of the Delaware Historical Society and The News Journal. Hip hop historian, MC, and DJ Gentle Jones explains, “Delaware’s hip hop roots stretch back to the beginning of the art form. As early as the 1970s, Wilmingtonians would uprock to breakbeats played on...
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Korean Festival & Harvest Celebration 11:00 am
Korean Festival & Harvest Celebration
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Korean Festival & Harvest Celebration
Participate in a cultural exchange exploring both traditional and modern Korean culture and celebrating the Korean Thanksgiving, Chuseok. This enriching family-friendly event includes a Korean harvest ceremony, martial arts demonstrations, a fashion show featuring customary Korean clothing, traditional dance and modern K-Pop dance performances, and various hands-on art activities. Artwork created by students from the Delaware Korean School will be on display. Recommended for all ages.  Event Schedule: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Korean-inspired art activities, ChuSeok Cha-Rae ceremony demonstrations, HanBok costume photobooth and photos with costumed models, personalized Hangul script demonstrations, and Taekwondo information booth and demonstrations 11:30 a.m....
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Fall Equinox Labyrinth Walk 6:00 pm
Fall Equinox Labyrinth Walk
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fall Equinox Labyrinth Walk
Celebrate the beginning of fall with a walk in the Museum’s Labyrinth in the Anthony N. Fusco Reservoir! Labyrinth Programs are free, but donations are accepted to help maintain the Museum’s Labyrinth.  
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Glory of Stories
Glory of Stories introduces young visitorsto 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. Aug 14 The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse by Eric Carle Aug 21 Little Cloud by Eric Carle Aug 28 Rosie Revere Engineer by Andrea Beaty Sept 4 Beautiful Oops! by Barney Saltzberg...
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