Clubhouse | Hands-On House
January
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February
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.
Keith Haring Large Artwork

In this class, we will learn about Keith Haring, a famous pop artist. We will learn about movement and how lines can represent movement. We will create a large outline of ourselves and add unique shapes and patterns around it. 

$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.

Friday, January 22
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sock Monkey Art

Have you even wondered how to make a monkey?  In this class, we will be making one … with a twist. These monkeys are some funky monkeys! We will learn how to use new materials in our artwork along with how to draw and paint our monkeys.

$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, January 27
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Winter Bird Collage

Have you ever wondered what those red birds are that fly around outside?  During this art class we will learn about those birds — cardinals. We will be creating a winter collage from paper, and paint and use it to make trees and a bird.

$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.

Friday, January 29
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
Wednesday, January 6
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday, January 8
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Monday, January 11
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, January 13
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday, January 15
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Monday, January 18
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, January 20
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday, January 22
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saturday, January 23
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Monday, January 25
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, January 27
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday, January 29
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Art — and a Story!

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

Saturday, January 23
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.
Just So Willow
By Sara Shacter

Willow is a finicky polar bear who learns that having friends and fun is more important than things being just so.

Tuesday, January 19
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
Robin’s Winter Song
By Suzanne Barton

Not all birds fly south for the winter; some stay and brave the cold. Little Robin experiences his first winter and learns to appreciate the beauty of the season.

Tuesday, January 26
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
1:00 PM - 1:20 AM
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Playing it safe!

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.

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