Mini Masters 

Sponsored by PBS North Coast!

 

 

First Saturdays 12:00-2:00                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       A FREE monthly workshop including storytime, literacy games, short films, art activities and a FREE book!

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April 7th, 12-2pm - Explore the Humboldt Collects exhibition!!

Join us on April 7th at 12pm for Mini Masters at the Morris Graves Museum of Art. This month at Mini Masters children can play letter scavenger hunt, and then use the letters to make words. Parents and children can visit literacy stations together to explore your favorite author through a collection of their writing, play games and other activities. Hear a read aloud of a collection of Dr. Seuss books. Then, create your own painting by collecting your fingerprints, get to know Kandinsky’s collection of circles and cut paper shapes, or collage and paint your own artist trading cards. Our art educators are here to help you create your own mini masterpiece! Each family will leave with a free children’s book

 

 

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May 5th, 12-2pm- Exploring the Magic of Night

On Saturday, May 5th at 12:00pm, visit the Morris Graves Museum of Art for our new youth program, Mini Masters and take home a free book.

Families will explore the magic of night through various activities! Join us as we become inspired by Justin L’Amie’s exhibition “The Beautiful Night”. Parents and children can visit literacy stations together to explore your favorite author through a collection of their writing, play games and other activities. Hear a read aloud of Lenny Hort’s “How Many Stars in the Sky?” Then create a city at night paper collage, letter N action painting, and paint with bubbles!! Each family will leave with a free children’s book at the end of the event!

 

 

 

 

June 2nd, 12-2pm - Celebrate the Redwoods!!

Hear a Read Aloud of “Redwoods” by Jason Chin among other Redwood texts. Create torn tissue paper collage, your own lumberjack, and Redwood leaf printmaking and rubbings inspired by Claudia Lima’s exhibition “Humboldt” in celebration of Redwood National Park's 50th anniversary.

 

 

Morris Graves Museum of Art

636 F Street
Eureka, CA 95501
707.442.0278
Fax 707.442.2040

Museum Hours
12pm - 5pm Wednesday-Sunday

Humboldt Arts Council Office Hours
9am - 5pm Tuesday-Friday

Admission
$5 for adults;
$2 for seniors (age 65 and over) and students with ID;
children 17 and under free;
Museum members are free.

Thank You Museum Sponsors

•Schmidbauer Lumber Company
•Living Education & Arts Foundation
•Philip & Sally Arnot
•101 Things To Do
•GHD