PROGRAMS & EVENTS

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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 1 @ 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. Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Learn more. Oct 18 Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak Oct 25* Ghosts in the House! Kazuno Kohara Nov 1 The Little Yellow Leaf Carin Berger Nov 8 Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin Marjorie...
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Inside Look 2:00 pm
Inside Look
Feb 2 @ 2:00 pm
Inside Look
Join us for an inside look and in-depth dialogue around a single work of art on a tour led by local graduate students.
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The Crossing 8:00 pm
The Crossing
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm
The Crossing @ Delaware Art Museum
“The Crossing…imbues the music with both energy and awe.” – Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle Performance repertoire: the little match girl, by David Lang selections from the Jeff Quartets The Crossing is a professional chamber choir conducted by Donald Nally and dedicated to new music. It is committed to working with creative teams to make and record new, substantial works for choir – most often addressing social issues – with the possibility of changing the way we think about writing for choir, singing in choir, and listening to music for choir. Highly sought-after for collaborative projects, The Crossing’s first such partnership...
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 8 @ 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. Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Learn more. Oct 18 Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak Oct 25* Ghosts in the House! Kazuno Kohara Nov 1 The Little Yellow Leaf Carin Berger Nov 8 Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin Marjorie...
Artini Workshop 7:00 pm
Artini Workshop
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Artini Workshop
Unwind on a Friday night by sipping a beverage and getting in touch with your creative side. In this laid-back workshop, students will complete a painting inspired by patterns and prints from different eras. Instructor: Amanda Kamen. Must be 21 or older to participate.  All supplies provided. MARCH APRIL MAY
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Demystifying Soldering – 2 Day Workshop 9:30 am
Demystifying Soldering – 2 Day Workshop
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Demystifying Soldering - 2 Day Workshop
This class offers demos on sweat, stick and pick soldering as well as soldering different metals together to give students confidence in their soldering skills. 30-minute lunch break. Instructor: Caryn L. Hetherston.
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Demystifying Soldering – 2 Day Workshop 9:30 am
Demystifying Soldering – 2 Day Workshop
Feb 10 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Demystifying Soldering - 2 Day Workshop
This class offers demos on sweat, stick and pick soldering as well as soldering different metals together to give students confidence in their soldering skills. 30-minute lunch break. Instructor: Caryn L. Hetherston.
Family Second Sundays 10:00 am
Family Second Sundays
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Family Second Sundays
Drop-in on Second Sundays for a full day of programs designed for families. 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Art Museum Babies  Join us for circle time with songs, sensory play, and a baby-friendly visit with a special work of art. Ages 0–2 and their grownups. Family Second Sundays Presents Chinese New Year Celebration: Year of the Pig Sunday, February 10 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Celebrate Chinese New Year at the Delaware Art Museum! This popular family program includes traditional Chinese art, activities and demonstrations with a special presentation by the Renaissance Chinese Opera Society. The Chinese American Community...
Chinese New Year Celebration: Year of the Pig 11:00 am
Chinese New Year Celebration: Year of the Pig
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chinese New Year Celebration: Year of the Pig
Celebrate Chinese New Year at the Delaware Art Museum! This popular family program includes traditional Chinese art, activities and demonstrations with a special presentation by the Renaissance Chinese Opera Society. The Chinese American Community Center Folk and Lion Dance Troupes and Yo-Yo Club will perform. This program is co-presented with the Hanlin Chinese Culture Association. Family Friendly. Schedule of Events 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Chinese New Year inspired art activities 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Drop in Art Making with Contemporary Artist Willie Yao 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Lion and Folk Dances  by Chinese American Community Center 12:00...
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 15 @ 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. Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Learn more. Oct 18 Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak Oct 25* Ghosts in the House! Kazuno Kohara Nov 1 The Little Yellow Leaf Carin Berger Nov 8 Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin Marjorie...
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Glory of Stories 10:30 am
Glory of Stories
Feb 22 @ 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. Group tour reservations are required for groups of 10 or more children. Chaperone guidelines and admission rates apply to reserved group tours. Learn more. Oct 18 Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak Oct 25* Ghosts in the House! Kazuno Kohara Nov 1 The Little Yellow Leaf Carin Berger Nov 8 Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin Marjorie...
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Steel and Copper Piercing Workshop with Former Exhibiting Artist Ellen Durkan 9:00 am
Steel and Copper Piercing Workshop with Former Exhibiting Artist Ellen Durkan
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Steel and Copper Piercing Workshop with Former Exhibiting Artist Ellen Durkan
Create a unique design to use as part of a necklace, bracelet, or earrings. The workshop includes demonstrations and design so that students can leave with a wearable work of art! Supplies available for purchase in class. 30-minute lunch break. Instructor: Ellen Durkan.
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Steel and Copper Piercing Workshop with Former Exhibiting Artist Ellen Durkan 9:00 am
Steel and Copper Piercing Workshop with Former Exhibiting Artist Ellen Durkan
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Steel and Copper Piercing Workshop with Former Exhibiting Artist Ellen Durkan
Create a unique design to use as part of a necklace, bracelet, or earrings. The workshop includes demonstrations and design so that students can leave with a wearable work of art! Supplies available for purchase in class. 30-minute lunch break. Instructor: Ellen Durkan.
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DelArt Readers: Book Club 6:00 pm
DelArt Readers: Book Club
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm
DelArt Readers: Book Club @ Delaware Art Museum, inquire at front desk for monthly location
Join the DelArt Readers, a community-led book club passionate about art-inspired literature. Visit the links below for monthly selections. RSVP encouraged, but not required. Email ejarvis@delart.org. September 26, 2019 Oil and Marble: a novel of Leonardo and Michelangelo by Stephanie Storey (fiction) Amazon October 24, 2019 Becoming by Michelle Obama Amazon November 21, 2019 The Art of Rivalry: four friendships, betrayals, and breakthroughs in  Modern Art Sebastian Smee (nonfiction) Amazon December, 2019 No meeting