Programs: Calendar July 2013

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ArtSee Activities: Gardens of Delight

Imagination stations for family fun! Drop-in program for all ages on Free First Sundays

With Earth Day coming up, dig right in by creating your own garden bag, fashioning flowers, and painting a gorgeous garden!

April 5, 2015
1–4 pm 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.

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ARTime Storytime: Monet’s Impressions

By Claude Monet

Seasons come and go with bursts of changing colors and textures. Look to Monet when you form your own beautiful flower!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

April 9, 2015
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.

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ARTime Storytime: Bugs Galore

By Peter Stein

Bugs creep, slither, stink, squirm, and charm in this down-in-the-dirt delightful book. Make a bug to take home.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

April 16, 2015
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.

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Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights

See the sights in new ways on this interactive guided exploration of the collection gallery. Best for teens/tweens and their families. Collection admission included; reservations required.
April 19, 2015
2:30–3:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Adults $25; students/youth $15; adult members $13; student/youth members $7; children 5 and under free.

Book tickets online or call 215.278.7200.

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ARTime Pajama Tour

Cool Collecting

See how a collection grows on this fun gallery hunt. For ages 2–5; wear your pajamas!

May 1, 2015
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.

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ArtSee Activities: Art Parts

Imagination stations for family fun! Drop-in program for all ages on Free First Sundays

What do you collect? How do you arrange things? The Order of Things spurs ideas for constructing new art from old, designing an amazing gallery, and collaging a collection bag.

May 3, 2015
1–4 pm 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.

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ARTime Storytime: Artful Reading

By Bob Raczka

Artists love to paint people reading and you'll see why once you frame up some fabulous faces!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

May 14, 2015
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.

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Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights

See the sights in new ways on this interactive guided exploration of the collection gallery. Best for teens/tweens and their families. Collection admission included; reservations required.
May 17, 2015
2:30–3:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Adults $25; students/youth $15; adult members $13; student/youth members $7; children 5 and under free.

Book tickets online or call 215.278.7200.

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ARTime Storytime: Lines that Wiggle

By Candace Whitman

Follow the line that turns itself into all kinds of things. A find-the-line project follows.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

May 21, 2015
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.

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ArtSee Activities: Beasties and Birdies

Imagination stations for family fun! Drop-in program for all ages on Free First Sundays

Birdies and beasties abound in the galleries! With a happy birthday nod to Courbet, conjure up a bird bag, beastie medallion, and sculpted animal creations.

June 7, 2015
1–4 pm 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.

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ARTime Storytime: Jazzy in the Jungle

By Lucy Cousins

Who's playing hide-and-seek deep in the jungle? Lift the leaves and peek through the tum tum trees to see who's there, and then craft your own beastie!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

June 11, 2015
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.

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ARTime Storytime: There is a Bird on Your Head

By Mo Willems

Elephant Gerald and Piggie are different as night and day—and best friends—which makes for hilarious good times when you make your own flapping bird.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

June 18, 2015
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.

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Family Tour: ArtSee Highlights

See the sights in new ways on this interactive guided exploration of the collection gallery. Best for teens/tweens and their families. Collection admission included; reservations required.
June 21, 2015
2:30–3:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Adults $25; students/youth $15; adult members $13; student/youth members $7; children 5 and under free.

Book tickets online or call 215.278.7200.