Programs: Calendar April 2013

Everybody bonjours

ARTime Storytime: Everybody Bonjours!

By Leslie Kimmelman

This cheery tour of Paris comes complete with fabulous food and fascinating sights. Jump into the pages and enjoy the trip, then prepare your own picnic on the parkway!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

August 7, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Space is limited, reserve your free tickets online. Please select a time: 10:30 am or 11:30 am.
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

Everybody bonjours

ARTime Storytime: Everybody Bonjours!

By Leslie Kimmelman

This cheery tour of Paris comes complete with fabulous food and fascinating sights. Jump into the pages and enjoy the trip, then prepare your own picnic on the parkway!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

August 14, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Space is limited, reserve your free tickets online. Please select a time: 10:30 am or 11:30 am.
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

artsee

ArtSee Activities: Picnic on the Parkway

With Cézanne’s apples and other tasty treats to spur the imagination, it’s time to picnic on the parkway! Follow your muse to create a picnic placemat, draw a foodie-delight still life, and embellish a picnic bag. The new Solving Still Life gallery kit adds to the excitement.

August 15, 2014
5–7 pm (drop-in) 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

When you arrive, pick up your free program tickets on-site to access the activities. Collection Gallery admission is not included.

pj tour

ARTime Pajama Tour

Apple Picking

Look for the luscious apples on this delicious still life gallery hunt. For ages 2–5; wear your pajamas!

August 15, 2014
6–6:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Included with Collection Gallery admission on a space-available basis: free with admission, free for members. Reservations required.

Reserve your general admission or member tickets online or call 215.278.7200.

artsee

ArtSee Activities: Picnic on the Parkway

With Cézanne’s apples and other tasty treats to spur the imagination, it’s time to picnic on the parkway! Follow your muse to create a picnic placemat, draw a foodie-delight still life, and embellish a picnic bag. The new Solving Still Life gallery kit adds to the excitement.

August 16, 2014
11 am–1 pm (drop-in) 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

When you arrive, pick up your free program tickets on-site to access the activities. Collection Gallery admission is not included.

artsee

ArtSee Activities: Picnic on the Parkway

With Cézanne’s apples and other tasty treats to spur the imagination, it’s time to picnic on the parkway! Follow your muse to create a picnic placemat, draw a foodie-delight still life, and embellish a picnic bag. The new Solving Still Life gallery kit adds to the excitement.

August 17, 2014
1–3 pm (drop-in) 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

When you arrive, pick up your free program tickets on-site to access the activities. Collection Gallery admission is not included.

nibble nibble

ARTime Storytime: Nibble Nibble

By Margaret Wise Brown

Delightful poems and charming illustrations capture the whimsy of bunnies at play and inspire an amusing animal picnic project.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

August 21, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Tickets are available two weeks before program date. 
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

nibble nibble

ARTime Storytime: Nibble Nibble

By Margaret Wise Brown

Delightful poems and charming illustrations capture the whimsy of bunnies at play and inspire an amusing animal picnic project.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

August 28, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Tickets are available two weeks before program date. 
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

Saturday Night at the Beastro

ARTime Storytime: Saturday Night at the Beastro

By Jane Breskin Zalben and Steven Zalben

Dinner is served at the Beastro and it’s like no meal you’ve ever seen, with squiggly slugs and glasses of skunk juice! After hearing about the hungry monsters, pinch a pot. 

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

September 4, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Tickets are available two weeks before program date. 
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

Saturday Night at the Beastro

ARTime Storytime: Saturday Night at the Beastro

By Jane Breskin Zalben and Steven Zalben

Dinner is served at the Beastro and it’s like no meal you’ve ever seen, with squiggly slugs and glasses of skunk juice! After hearing about the hungry monsters, pinch a pot. 

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

September 11, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Tickets are available two weeks before program date. 
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

I’m a Little Teapot

ARTime Storytime: I’m a Little Teapot

By Iza Trapani

A lively little teapot gets all steamed up on one imaginative adventure after another. Decorate your own teapot to take home. 

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

September 18, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Tickets are available two weeks before program date. 
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

artsee

ArtSee Activities: Pour and Store

Pitchers and pots have stories to tell about the work of Jean Renoir, whose birthday we celebrate this month. Press a pitcher, plan a tea party, and craft a pottery bag.

September 19, 2014
5–7 pm (drop-in) 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

When you arrive, pick up your free program tickets on-site to access the activities. Collection Gallery admission is not included.

pj tour

ARTime Pajama Tour

Gemstones & Jewelry

Let’s look for shiny gems and jewelry on our glittery gallery hunt! For ages 2–5; wear your pajamas!

September 19, 2014
6–6:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Included with Collection Gallery admission on a space-available basis: free with admission, free for members. Reservations required.

Reserve your general admission or member tickets online or call 215.278.7200.

artsee

ArtSee Activities: Pour and Store

Pitchers and pots have stories to tell about the work of Jean Renoir, whose birthday we celebrate this month. Press a pitcher, plan a tea party, and craft a pottery bag.

September 20, 2014
11 am–1 pm (drop-in) 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

When you arrive, pick up your free program tickets on-site to access the activities. Collection Gallery admission is not included.

artsee

ArtSee Activities: Pour and Store

Pitchers and pots have stories to tell about the work of Jean Renoir, whose birthday we celebrate this month. Press a pitcher, plan a tea party, and craft a pottery bag.

September 21, 2014
1–3 pm (drop-in) 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

When you arrive, pick up your free program tickets on-site to access the activities. Collection Gallery admission is not included.

I’m a Little Teapot

ARTime Storytime: I’m a Little Teapot

By Iza Trapani

A lively little teapot gets all steamed up on one imaginative adventure after another. Decorate your own teapot to take home. 

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

September 25, 2014
10:30–11 am & 11:30 am–noon 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Tickets are available two weeks before program date. 
Collection Gallery admission is not included.

workshop

ArtKids Workshop: Profile a Pot

Observe the shape of things we use all the time but often take for granted. After exploring the work of Jean Renoir and other artisans in the galleries, form a picture-perfect pot.

A drop-off workshop for budding artists aged 9–12!

September 28, 2014
1–3 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway $25; members $20

Register: 215.278.7200. No caregivers or unregistered siblings, please.