Part of the Program: Family Happenings

Circus and Storytelling Family Festival

12:00 pm
4:00 pm
Woodmere Art Museum

Suggested donation $5/family

Noon–2:00 p.m. Artmaking and Book Fun

Readings of excerpts from Charles Santore’s children’s books The Wizard of Oz, Paul Revere’s Ride, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Aesop’s Fables, and more will inspire young artists to create puppets and masks of their favorite characters. Philadelphia School of Circus Arts Mime artists and stilt walkers will roam through Woodmere’s galleries and entertain and fascinate the entire family.

2:00 p.m. The Little Circus Performance

Aerial, trapeze, juggling, and tightwire artists from the Little Circus provide an interactive and fun-loving performance that interprets Charles Santore’s children’s book illustrations. Children can meet with the performers and learn some circus arts after the performance.