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Family Day: Back to School

Celebrate the start of a new school year with art activities that will help you get ready for learning and fun! Make your own bookmarks, binder and notebook covers using recycled materials and colorful supplies. Discover h...

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Family Day: Spooky Stories

Paperhand Puppet Intervention will help us get ready for Halloween with art activities that will delight all ages. Enjoy an amazing time with fantastical life-sized puppets and make your own mask and lanterns. Learn about ...

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Family Day: A Portrait of Gratitude

Join us as we celebrate this season of giving thanks. Enjoy art activities that will encourage gratitude and appreciation for the people and things in our lives. Finding inspiration from Love Mom by Beverly McIver...

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Family Day: Lights Celebrate

Lively young dancers from NC Arts in Action will kick off our multicultural celebration of lights! Families can explore how artists use lights as a tool to express identity, emotions and perspectives. We’ll learn about the...

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Family Day: Familiar Things, New Ways

Welcome to visitors of all ages for a day of fun and games! Celebrate the start of a new year with art engagement activities that will help us discover familiar things in new ways. Play specially designed games to learn ab...

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Family Day: Latinx of Durham

Celebrate Latinx heritage and culture with art, local food, live music and dancing. Featuring María Magdalena Campos-Pons in our newly opened exhibition More Information

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Family Day: This is Our Earth

Celebrate Earth Day by making your very own art using recycled materials with the Scrap Exchange! Interact with live animals as the Piedmont Wildlife Center teaches us about native wildlife. Get inspired by artists who tel...

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Family Day: A Point in Time

Take a trip through time and explore works of art with defining characteristics that give us a clue into when they were made. Enjoy looking at and learning about real-life fossils from the Duke Lemur Center’s collection! E...