Programs: Calendar March 2014

Saturday Night at the Beastro

ARTime Storytime: Scribbles and Ink

By Ethan Long

Two artists, two styles, and lots of opportunities to turn a disasterpiece into a masterpiece. Make your own cat mask!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

October 2, 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.

Saturday Night at the Beastro

ARTime Storytime: Scribbles and Ink

By Ethan Long

Two artists, two styles, and lots of opportunities to turn a disasterpiece into a masterpiece. Make your own cat mask!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

October 9, 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.

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ARTime Storytime: When Pigasso met Mootisse

By Ethan Long

Two artists, two styles, and lots of opportunities to turn a disasterpiece into a masterpiece. Make your own cat mask!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

October 16, 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.

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ArtSee Activities: Picturing Picasso

Pablo’s powerful paintings feature bold costumes and mask-like faces made up of swooping shapes and lively colors. Cut-up cubism is the way to go for constructing Picasso people, crafting a costume bag, and designing a name game picture plaque.

October 17, 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.

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Gore Tour

See the collection like you never have before. Get into the season of scare with gory sights and shocking stories. Costumes are welcome. 

October 17, 2014
6:30–7:15 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway $25; members $20. Best for teens/tweens and their caregivers.

Collection admission not included.

Reserve tickets online or call 215.278.7200.

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ArtSee Activities: Picturing Picasso

Pablo’s powerful paintings feature bold costumes and mask-like faces made up of swooping shapes and lively colors. Cut-up cubism is the way to go for constructing Picasso people, crafting a costume bag, and designing a name game picture plaque.

October 18, 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.

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Family Day

Join our Picasso pizazz program with extra fun on Sunday! This action-packed family extravaganza features hands-on art projects that sing out a happy birthday to Pablo Picasso in celebration of his art and life. Cut-up cubism collage art projects, a story reading space, and other delights promise a playful good time.

ArtSee Activities: Picturing Picasso
Pablo’s powerful paintings feature bold costumes and mask-like faces made up of swooping shapes and lively colors. Cut up cubism is the way to go for constructing Picasso people, crafting a costume bag, and designing a name game picture plaque. 

ARTime Storytime
Books about Picasso, other artists, and art appeal to children of all ages.                        

October 19, 2014
11 am–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.

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ARTime Storytime: The Painter

By Peter Catalanotto

What could be better than making art together? Find out when you paint in your people outlines!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

October 23, 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.

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ArtKids Workshop: Super Selfie

Pictured in portraits, faces display a range of emotions and many mysteries. After exploring the galleries, ArtKids fashion a self-portrait inspired by the work of Pablo Picasso and others on view.

Drop-off workshop for ages 9–12; no parents or unregistered siblings, please!

October 26, 2014
1–3 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway $25; members $20. Collection admission and art materials included.

Register: 215.278.7200.

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ARTime Storytime: The Painter

By Peter Catalanotto

What could be better than making art together? Find out when you paint in your people outlines!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

October 30, 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.

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ARTime Storytime: My Many Colored Days

By Dr. Seuss

A dazzling assortment of colors and animals and Dr. Seuss's bouncing rhymes. Make a colorful character stick puppet!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

November 6, 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.

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ARTime Storytime: My Many Colored Days

By Dr. Seuss

A dazzling assortment of colors and animals and Dr. Seuss's bouncing rhymes. Make a colorful character stick puppet!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

November 13, 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.

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ARTime Pajama Tour

Color Fun
Find fabulous colors. For ages 2–5; wear your pajamas!

November 14, 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.

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ArtSee Activities: Fall Colors

Fall colors cast rich earth tones on city and country living. Come ready to decorate a city park scene, watercolor a fall still life, and collage a falling leaves bag, all inspired by the art of William Glackens. 

November 14, 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.

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ArtSee Activities: Fall Colors

Fall colors cast rich earth tones on city and country living. Come ready to decorate a city park scene, watercolor a fall still life, and collage a falling leaves bag, all inspired by the art of William Glackens. 

November 15, 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.

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ArtSee Activities: Fall Colors

Fall colors cast rich earth tones on city and country living. Come ready to decorate a city park scene, watercolor a fall still life, and collage a falling leaves bag, all inspired by the art of William Glackens. 

November 16, 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.

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ARTime Storytime: Dylan’s Day Out

By Peter Catalanotto

Get a dog's-eye view of the world when Dylan the dalmatian finds new black-and-white playmates. Make some colorful canines and companions!

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

November 20, 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.

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ArtKids Workshop: Fall Fashions

Strut your stuff! Fall is the time for a new wardrobe that needs to be seen. After exploring the work on view in the William Glackens exhibition, ArtKids design some decked-out fashions inspired by earth colors and shapes.

Drop-off workshop for ages 9–12; no parents or unregistered siblings, please!

November 23, 2014
1–3 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway $25; members $20. Collection admission and art materials included.

Register: 215.278.7200.

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ARTime Storytime: Henri’s Walk to Paris

By Leonore Klein

Henri packs a lunch and heads for the city. Hear the story, sing a French song, and make a Parisian adventure book.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

December 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.

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ARTime Storytime: Henri’s Walk to Paris

By Leonore Klein

Henri packs a lunch and heads for the city. Hear the story, sing a French song, and make a Parisian adventure book.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

December 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.

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ARTime Storytime: Harry the Dirty Dog

By Gene Zion

Harry plays outside all day and returns home so dirty his family doesn’t recognize him! Find out what happens and design a doghouse.

Best for children ages 2–5 and their caregivers.

December 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.

pj tour

ARTime Pajama Tour

Homecoming
Hunt for homes of all sorts. For ages 2–5; wear your pajamas!

December 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.

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ArtSee Activities: Going Home

There’s no place like home. In honor of Maurice Utrillo’s birthday, take a look at his paintings: he liked to paint the houses and streets of his neighborhood. Craft a home-for-the-holidays bag and design your own town or country dream home.

December 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.

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ArtSee Activities: Going Home

There’s no place like home. In honor of Maurice Utrillo’s birthday, take a look at his paintings: he liked to paint the houses and streets of his neighborhood. Craft a home-for-the-holidays bag and design your own town or country dream home.

December 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.

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ArtSee Activities: Going Home

There’s no place like home. In honor of Maurice Utrillo’s birthday, take a look at his paintings: he liked to paint the houses and streets of his neighborhood. Craft a home-for-the-holidays bag and design your own town or country dream home.

December 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.