PROGRAMS & EVENTS

November 2014 – February 2015

Nov
30
Sun
Sunday Studio Series: It’s Time to Create a Clock!
Nov 30 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sunday Studio Series: It’s Time to Create a Clock!

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.

November 30: It’s Time to Create a Clock!

*Sunday Studio will switch to second Sundays beginning January 2015.

This series is sponsored by AT&T.

Dec
5
Fri
Glory of Stories
Dec 5 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Dec
7
Sun
Library Community Day: The Art of Brian Selznick
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 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 From Houdini to Hugo (Fusco)

1:30 pm – Live Performance of Marian Anderson Songs performed by Marian Anderson Historical Society Classical Vocal Scholar Jillian Pirtle & Classical Pianist Blanche Burton Lyles (East Court)

2:00 pm – Story reading in Kids Corner

Dec
12
Fri
Glory of Stories
Dec 12 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Dec
19
Fri
Glory of Stories
Dec 19 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Dec
21
Sun
Winter Solstice Labyrinth Walk
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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.

Dec
28
Sun
Sunday Studio Series
Dec 28 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 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.

Jan
2
Fri
Glory of Stories
Jan 2 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Jan
9
Fri
Glory of Stories
Jan 9 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Jan
11
Sun
Sunday Studio
Jan 11 @ 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!

Ages 7+ and adults.

January 11: Georges Méliès Poster Art
February 8: Love Letters & Valentines

This series is sponsored by AT&T.

Jan
16
Fri
Glory of Stories
Jan 16 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Jan
23
Fri
Glory of Stories
Jan 23 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Jan
30
Fri
Glory of Stories
Jan 30 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Feb
6
Fri
Glory of Stories
Feb 6 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Feb
8
Sun
Sunday Studio
Feb 8 @ 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!

Ages 7+ and adults.

January 11: Georges Méliès Poster Art
February 8: Love Letters & Valentines

This series is sponsored by AT&T.

Feb
13
Fri
Glory of Stories
Feb 13 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Feb
20
Fri
Glory of Stories
Feb 20 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Feb
27
Fri
Glory of Stories
Feb 27 @ 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 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.

October 31The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Lynda Williams

November 7The Boy Who Longed for a Lift by Norma Farber
November 14The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
November 21Rosie’s Magic Horse by Russell Hoban
November 28Canceled in observation of the holiday.

December 5: Norman the Doorman by Don Freeman
December 12: The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
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
January 16: Go, Shapes, Go! by Denise Fleming
January 23: Telephone by Mac Barnett
January 30: Louise Loves Art by Kelly Light

February 6: Eddie’s Kingdom by D.B. Johnson
February 13: The Shape of My Heart by Mark Sperring
February 20: The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers
February 27: Spoon by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Feb
28
Sat
Chinese New Year: Year of the Sheep
Feb 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chinese New Year: Year of the Sheep

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 additional special performances. Artwork created by children from the Chinese School of Delaware to commemorate this holiday will be on view.

All ages are welcome.

This program is presented in conjunction with Hanlin Chinese Culture Association.