Clubhouse | Hands-On House
Ages 3-10 (unless otherwise noted)
See class listings for pricing
Class cost not included in museum admission
Welcome to the Clubhouse Art Studio, a place for learning, self-expression and fun! In Art Studio classes, led by our Art Education Coordinator, children will learn a range of art skills and techniques and have the chance to explore a multitude of media including painting, ceramics, printmaking and more. Space is limited. Advance registration is required.
Natural Tie-Dye

During this art class kids will learn all about how we can use food to make inks to dye fabric. We will be tie-dyeing t-shirts with homemade inks. Students will create a unique pattern for their shirt leaving an amazing work of art that a they can wear!

$5 for members; $10 for non-members. Class cost is not included in daily museum admission.

If the child is between ages 3 and 5, a parent should stay with them for the class. If they are 6 or older, they may be left alone for the class.

Wednesday, November 25
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
All ages
Drop in during scheduled hours
Included in daily admission; free for members
During Open Art times, children have the chance to explore different art workspaces, from simple planned projects to drawing with pastels or making a beautiful watercolor painting. This is the place for kids to let their imaginations run wild. Want to try a new media? Miss Gabby will always be in the room to help while showing new, exciting demos on how to make more unique artwork!
Open Art
Monday, November 2
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, November 4
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday, November 6
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saturday, November 7
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Monday, November 9
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, November 11
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday, November 13
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Monday, November 16
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, November 18
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday, November 20
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saturday, November 21
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Monday, November 23
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Monday, November 30
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Art — and a Story!

Listen to a story about an artist and try a simple project that goes along with our story.

Saturday, November 7
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Saturday, November 21
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Story Stretchers Logo
For ages 2-6 with an adult
Included with daily museum admission
Free for members
Listen to a story in the Clubhouse! Space is limited, so pre-registration is encouraged! Younger and older siblings are welcome, but please register every child attending for our head count! Walk-ins will be accepted until session is full.
The Very Stuffed Turkey
By Katherine Kenah

A Thanksgiving story featuring a large turkey with a big problem… he has been invited to 5 homes for Thanksgiving dinner. Can he make it through every meal without bursting?

Tuesday, November 24
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
1:00 PM - 1:20 PM


To protect our visitors and staff, Hands-on House has implemented several safety measures.
*Masks are required for staff and visitors over age 3.
*Guests will have temperatures taken (using touchless thermometer) upon entry and are required to wash hands before entering exhibit area.
*Capacity is limited. Pre-registration strongly recommended. Walk-in entry available as space allows.
*Families are asked to maintain six-foot social distancing from other guests.

Find all our admission info here!