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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
May 1 @ 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. April 17 Lines That Wiggle by Candace Whitman April 24 Go, Dog. Go! by P.D. Eastman May 1 The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater May 8 Tales of a Seadog Family by...
Art is Tasty 12:00 pm
Art is Tasty
May 1 @ 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). May 1: Marooned, Howard Pyle June 5: The Labyrinth (This tour will take place in the Museum’s Labyrinth. Please wear comfortable shoes.) July 3: ALEGRIA INVADE AS RUAS/HAPPINESS INVADES THE STREETS 86, Jonas dos Santos August 7: Atlantic City Beach, Reginald Marsh 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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Cathedral Choir Concert 12:00 pm
Cathedral Choir Concert
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Cathedral Choir Concert
Museum Performance: Noon – 12:30 p.m. Labyrinth Performance: 1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. The Delaware Art Museum welcomes the Cathedral Choir School of Delaware for a special performance. All ages. Free with Museum admission.
World Labyrinth Day 1:00 pm
World Labyrinth Day
May 2 @ 1:00 pm
World Labyrinth Day
World Labyrinth Day is celebrated internationally on the first Saturday in May. It is a day designated to bring people from all over the planet together in celebration of the labyrinth as a symbol and tool for healing and peace. Join us as we “Walk as one at 1!”
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Docent Open House 3:00 pm
Docent Open House
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Docent Open House
Learn about art in an engaging and encouraging environment. The Delaware Art Museum is currently accepting applicants for its September Docent training program. Join us for a Docent Open House to meet current Docents and learn more about this exciting, rewarding program. If you are seeking a rewarding volunteer experience, enjoy learning and working with the public, and have an interest in art, the Delaware Art Museum program is the place for you! If you cannot attend the Open House, you can still apply. For more information or to apply, contact Cynthia Smith at csmith@delart.org or call 302.351.8514. About the Delaware...
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
May 8 @ 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. April 17 Lines That Wiggle by Candace Whitman April 24 Go, Dog. Go! by P.D. Eastman May 1 The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater May 8 Tales of a Seadog Family by...
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Annual Members Meeting 5:30 pm
Annual Members Meeting
May 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Annual Members Meeting
All Delaware Art Museum Members are invited to join the Museum’s Board of Trustees for an informative presentation about the state of the Museum. Following the meeting, please stay and celebrate the Museum’s 2014 accomplishments with refreshments and a open bar. RSVP by contacting Heather Morrissey at 302.351.8526 or hmorrissey@delart.org by Monday, May 4. A quorum of Membership must be present to elect new Trustees.
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
May 15 @ 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. April 17 Lines That Wiggle by Candace Whitman April 24 Go, Dog. Go! by P.D. Eastman May 1 The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater May 8 Tales of a Seadog Family by...
Art is Social: Dog Dogs 7:00 pm
Art is Social: Dog Dogs
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Art is Social: Dog Dogs
Celebrate the last weeks of the exhibition Elliott Erwitt: Dog Dogs! This fun after-hours event will include music by local jazz band JD3, gallery games, and dog-themed activities, beers, and treats. Cash bar and café. Prizes courtesy of: Delaware SPCA Waggies by Maggie and Friends GiggyBites Bakery and Marketplace Pet Valu (Greenville) DogTopia **Dogs are always welcome in the Sculpture Garden but will not be allowed in the Museum for gallery games and activities.** Sponsored by Buckley’s Tavern.
Clay Date 7:00 pm
Clay Date
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Clay Date
Sorry, this workshop 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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Family Film: 101 Dalmatians 4:00 pm
Family Film: 101 Dalmatians
May 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Family Film: 101 Dalmatians
Film begins at 4:30 p.m. (79 minutes) Families are invited to explore the photography exhibition Elliott Erwitt: Dog Dogs and enjoy a screening of Disney’s 101 Dalmatians (1961). This family film includes popcorn and an art activity for kids. Food and beverages available for purchase in the Thronson Café.
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
May 22 @ 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. April 17 Lines That Wiggle by Candace Whitman April 24 Go, Dog. Go! by P.D. Eastman May 1 The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater May 8 Tales of a Seadog Family by...
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
May 29 @ 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. April 17 Lines That Wiggle by Candace Whitman April 24 Go, Dog. Go! by P.D. Eastman May 1 The Big Orange Splot by Daniel Manus Pinkwater May 8 Tales of a Seadog Family by...
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