PROGRAMS & EVENTS

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World Labyrinth Day – Cancelled 1:00 pm
World Labyrinth Day – Cancelled
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
World Labyrinth Day - Cancelled
World Labyrinth Day is celebrated around the world on the first Saturday in May. It is a day designated to bring people together in celebration of the labyrinth as a symbol for healing and peace. Join us as we “Walk as One at 1!”
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Family 2nd Sunday Celebrates Mother’s Day – Cancelled 9:00 am
Family 2nd Sunday Celebrates Mother’s Day – Cancelled
May 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Family 2nd Sunday Celebrates Mother’s Day - Cancelled
Drop-in on the second Sunday of the month for a full day of programs designed for families. Additional programming and performances on select 2nd Sundays. Schedule 9:00 a.m. Family Yoga (Ages 4+) Practice a pose with your little in the sculpture garden, led by Petite Yogi. Weather dependent. March–October only. 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Art Museum Babies (Ages 0-2) Join us for circle time with songs, sensory play, and a baby-friendly visit with a special work of art. 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Young Artist Storytime (Ages 2-6) Begin with a story reading in Kids’ Corner followed by an interactive...
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Annual Members Meeting – Cancelled 5:30 pm
Annual Members Meeting – Cancelled
May 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Annual Members Meeting - Cancelled
Members are invited to a presentation about the state of the Museum. RSVP to Marie Cordivano at mcordivano@delart.org or 302.351.8572 by May 7.
DelArt Readers: Book Club 6:00 pm
DelArt Readers: Book Club
May 14 @ 6:00 pm
DelArt Readers: Book Club @ Zoom Virtual Meeting
PLEASE NOTE: All meetings will be held on Zoom via webcam at 6 pm until further notice. To RSVP to Zoom virtual meeting email ejarvis@delart.org. Join the DelArt Readers, a community-led book club passionate about art-inspired literature. Visit the links below for monthly selections. The Museum Store will carry many of the titles in this year’s DelArt Readers lineup, as indicated below. The store will have the titles available approximately a month before they will be discussed by the group. If you’d like to pre-order a copy, stop by the store and let us know! You can now purchase your...
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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 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. Books Through June 2020 3/20 Do Pirates Take Baths?, Kathy Tucker – This event has been cancelled. 3/27 Worm Weather, Jean Taft – This event has been cancelled. 4/3 Hugo & Miles in...
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Public Tours: Museum Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
May 16 @ 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
Explore the highlights of the Delaware Art Museum’s collection with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Public Tours: Special Exhibition 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
May 16 @ 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
Explore the special exhibition with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. This season, special exhibition tours will visit Layered Abstraction: Margo Allman and Helen Mason.
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Public Tours: Museum Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
May 17 @ 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
Explore the highlights of the Delaware Art Museum’s collection with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Artist Talk: Helen Mason 2:00 pm
Artist Talk: Helen Mason
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Artist Talk: Helen Mason
Join artist Helen Mason for a Gallery Talk in the special exhibition Layered Abstraction: Margo Allman & Helen Mason.
Healing through the Arts: Slow Art Tour and Zentangles© 2:00 pm
Healing through the Arts: Slow Art Tour and Zentangles©
May 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Healing through the Arts: Slow Art Tour and Zentangles©
Art as therapy can reduce stress and improve mental health for those who experience illness or trauma. Slow down to unlock your creativity with deep looking, human connection, and meditative drawing exercises. Healing through the Arts is sponsored by Museum Council and the Laffey McHugh Foundation. April 19 event has been cancelled.
Public Tours: Special Exhibition 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
May 17 @ 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
Explore the special exhibition with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. This season, special exhibition tours will visit Layered Abstraction: Margo Allman and Helen Mason.
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Performance: Pyxis Piano Quartet – Continental Bridges 7:30 pm
Performance: Pyxis Piano Quartet – Continental Bridges
May 21 @ 7:30 pm
Performance: Pyxis Piano Quartet - Continental Bridges @ Delaware Art Museum
With the Museum’s beautiful Chihuly Bridge overhead, Pyxis turns to music that spans time and geography and links composers to their homeland. Joaquín Turina’s Piano Trio is filled with the fire of Spain, and Zoltán Kodály’s Intermezzo draws on his beloved Hungarian folk tunes. The evening’s major work is Dvořák’s justly famous and masterful Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major. At 7:30 p.m., a Museum curator will present a 15-minute pre-concert talk. You are also welcome to arrive early for dinner and light fare in the Museum’s Thronson Café. The concert begin at 8:00 and will feature complimentary desserts and coffee...
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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 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. Books Through June 2020 3/20 Do Pirates Take Baths?, Kathy Tucker – This event has been cancelled. 3/27 Worm Weather, Jean Taft – This event has been cancelled. 4/3 Hugo & Miles in...
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Public Tours: Museum Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
May 23 @ 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
Explore the highlights of the Delaware Art Museum’s collection with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Public Tours: Special Exhibition 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
May 23 @ 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
Explore the special exhibition with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. This season, special exhibition tours will visit Layered Abstraction: Margo Allman and Helen Mason.
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Public Tours: Museum Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
May 24 @ 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
Explore the highlights of the Delaware Art Museum’s collection with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Public Tours: Special Exhibition 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
May 24 @ 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
Explore the special exhibition with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. This season, special exhibition tours will visit Layered Abstraction: Margo Allman and Helen Mason.
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DelArt Readers: Book Club 6:00 pm
DelArt Readers: Book Club
May 28 @ 6:00 pm
DelArt Readers: Book Club @ Zoom Virtual Meeting
PLEASE NOTE: All meetings will be held on Zoom via webcam at 6 pm until further notice. To RSVP to Zoom virtual meeting email ejarvis@delart.org. Join the DelArt Readers, a community-led book club passionate about art-inspired literature. Visit the links below for monthly selections. The Museum Store will carry many of the titles in this year’s DelArt Readers lineup, as indicated below. The store will have the titles available approximately a month before they will be discussed by the group. If you’d like to pre-order a copy, stop by the store and let us know! You can now purchase your...
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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 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. Books Through June 2020 3/20 Do Pirates Take Baths?, Kathy Tucker – This event has been cancelled. 3/27 Worm Weather, Jean Taft – This event has been cancelled. 4/3 Hugo & Miles in...
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Public Tours: Museum Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
May 30 @ 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
Explore the highlights of the Delaware Art Museum’s collection with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Public Tours: Special Exhibition 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
May 30 @ 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
Explore the special exhibition with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. This season, special exhibition tours will visit Layered Abstraction: Margo Allman and Helen Mason.
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Public Tours: Museum Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
May 31 @ 1:00 pm
Public Tours: Museum Highlights
Explore the highlights of the Delaware Art Museum’s collection with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, every Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
Public Tours: Special Exhibition 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
May 31 @ 2:00 pm
Public Tours: Special Exhibition
Explore the special exhibition with a knowledgeable and friendly Museum Guide, Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. This season, special exhibition tours will visit Layered Abstraction: Margo Allman and Helen Mason.