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Family Happenings

Explore Woodmere as a family and discover the adventure and fun of the Museum’s interactive family programs. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Admission to the Museum is free to parents and guardians whose children participate in family happenings.  


Upcoming Family Happenings

 
Sunday Family Art & Storytelling
First Sundays, June 2 | 11:00 am-noon
Ages 3-5, with an adult 
Instructor: Ginger Mimmo Rohlfing
FREE
 
Introduce your preschoolers to art experiences. Children will focus on one artwork, read a related story picture book and create an art project with their adult companion. A fun and engaging way for children to enjoy art. 
 
Juneteenth Family Celebration 
Saturday, June 15 | 2:00-4:00 pm
All ages
FREE

2 pm: Art & Storytelling

Listen to storybooks that deepen children’s understanding of Juneteenth and create Flags of Freedom in a follow-up art activity.

3 pm: Juneteenth Performance

with TAHIRA: storyteller, poet, vocalist, and musician

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, is a holiday celebrating the freedom of enslaved people at the end of the Civil War. Enjoy an interactive performance with TAHIRA, who shares stories of resilience and songs of courage that honors the legacy of Juneteenth.

 
 
 
 
 
  • Due to excessive heat warnings, Saturday Night Jazz on June 22, Tribute to Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding: Memphis Soul, will be held INDOORS. Seating will be provided by the Museum. No refreshments are permitted inside the building.