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June

Families

June dives into wild water wonders with programs that promise to go swimmingly! 

Family Tours

Riddle of the Room family audio tour
What is seen or suggested and gives you direction for great art detection? Find out in this award-winning interactive audio game.
For ages 7–12
Free

Solving Still Lifes gallery kit 
Art detectives, hone your skills solving still-life sightings in The World Is an Apple: The Still Lifes of Paul Cézanne and the Collection Gallery! Your quest is clued by decoding the art card brain games.
For ages 7–12
Free

Riddle of the Room ArtSee gallery kit
Calling all art detectives! Visiting the Barnes is challenging fun as you solve the riddle of the room on the art cards in this award-winning game.
For ages 7–12
Free
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ARTime Storytime

Listen, dance, create, and sing to the art of Cezanne, Matisse, Picasso, Renoir, van Gogh, and other artists in the collection. Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.
Free; reservations required. Collection admission not included.

Every Thursday, 10:30–11 am and 11:30 am–noon

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Cloudette
, by Tom Lichtenheld

June 5 and 12
Cloudette can help a garden grow and make brooks babble; color a cloudscape!

 

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Only One You
, by Linda Kranz

June 19 and 26
Lively little rockfish remind us that there’s only one you. After the story, design your own pattern fish.


ArtSee Activities

The entire family gets into the creative act by making an array of exciting art and craft projects that change monthly.
Free drop-in tickets at admission desk. Collection Gallery admission is not included. 

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Water Wonders

Saturday, June 21, 11 am–1 pm
Sunday, June 22, 1–3 pm
’Tis the season for water wonders, with galleries bursting with cool and refreshing sights. Sketch a seascape, compose a beach bag, and create models of water creatures.

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