Family Day: Unfreeze

Free For Families
Blues Compilation, 2018. Medium: silicon, steel rod. Photo: Jason Le.
Luis A. Sahagun, Pain Is Our North Star, 2019. Sculpture. Photo: Nathan Keay.

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Chicago artists transform the museum for kids and their grownups. This month, shake off the cold and get moving.

Draw pictures that spin with Maggie Wong.

Learn about echolocation while making music with Andy Slater.

Make paper mixed with native plant seeds with Fata Morgana Press.

Animate stories on crankie scrolls with Myra Su.

Use beads to connect with your ancestors with Luis Sahagun.

And more!

About

Family Days are free monthly programs for kids and their grownups. Enjoy free admission while taking part in workshops, open-studio sessions, gallery tours, and performances, all designed and led by Chicago artists.

Join us the second Saturday of every month through the spring, from 11 am–3 pm. This season, join us October 13, November 10, December 8, January 12, February 9, March 9, April 13, and May 11.

Family Days are free monthly programs organized by Grace Needlman, Manager of Youth and Family Programs, and Ellen Chu, Coordinator of Family, Youth, School, and Teacher Programs.

Funding

Support for Family Programs is provided in part by the MCA Women's Board Family Education Initiative.