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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.

Effective Friday, March 13, 2020, Woodmere Art Museum is temporarily closed to the public. Programs and events are suspended at this time. Please continue to check our website for ongoing updates.


Artmaking and Storytelling (Ages 3–5, with adult)

Sunday April 5 | 11am-Noon Postponed

FREE

 
Instructor: Ginger Mimmo Rohlfing
Introduce your preschoolers to the enjoyment of art through stories and artmaking fun. Young visitors and their grown-ups enjoy reading picture books in the galleries, followed by an art project. Come back each month to hear a new tale and make something special to take home!

FAMILY TOURS

SATURDAYS, 11AM-NOON

MARCH 28 & APRIL 25 Postponed

$10/family; (FREE with Family membership)
 
Grandparents, parents, aunts, uncles, cousins: tour Woodmere’s galleries together with younger members of your family. Share your observations, thoughts, and insights in this special family program.

Family Circus Festival: Juggling Color
Postponed

All ages

Sunday, March 22, Noon–4pm

Due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) precautions, this event has been POSTPONED until later this spring. Updates on this specific event will be posted to this page. Museum updates regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) are posted here.

Family Concert

All that Jazz: An Afrocentric Musical Journey

Saturday, April 18 | 3:00pm Postponed

$10/adult; (FREE with Family membership)

For Jazz Appreciation Month, the Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble will perform a special family program at Woodmere. Explore jazz history, from traditional African rhythms to New Orleans; the scat of Cab Calloway to John Coltrane’s “Afro Blue Mongo Santamaria” and the experiments of Miles Davis. This fun and interactive performance will cultivate future generations of jazz listeners and performers.


KULE MELE AFRICAN DANCE AND DRUM ENSEMBLE

SATURDAY, APRIL 25 | 6PM Postponed

$10/adult; (FREE with Family membership)

TROUPE DA DA AFRICAN DANCE

SUNDAY, MAY 17 | 2PM Postponed

Suggested donation $5/family