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Sunday, March 18, 2018
Monday, March 19, 2018
[ details ] SPRING BREAK
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
[ details ] SPRING BREAK
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ENJOY YOUR SPRING BREAK!

[ details ] Short Course: American Impressionism
@ 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
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Educator Elisabeth Palmer will engage the topic of American Impressionism in a three-week short course. The course will address the beginnings of Impressionism in France, where American painter Mary Cassatt was working, and the evolution of the style in the U.S., where artists such as Childe Hassam and William Merritt Chase adopted the trend. American Impressionism will also examine the concepts that defined the movement, such as an interest in representing contemporary daily life. .
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
[ details ] SPRING BREAK
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[ details ] Tales for Tots
@ 10:30 AM — 11:00 AM
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This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.
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[ details ] Tales for Tots
@ 11:00 AM — 11:30 AM
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This monthly program helps develop early learning and fine motor skills through storytelling and a simple craft. Tots and their caregivers will enjoy a fun interactive story and create a make-and-take art project home. This program is free and open to the public, no reservation required. Suitable for children ages 2 to 5 with an adult caregiver.
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[ details ] Artful Yoga
@ 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
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Does your yoga practice need a little artistic inspiration? Join us for this new program to stretch, reflect, and relax. Each Artful Yoga session will draw inspiration from collections and exhibitions of the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts. Led by instructor Nancy Beale, this class will meet Wednesdays, January 3, 17, February 7, 21, and March 7 and 21, 2018 at noon. The class is free and suitable for all levels, beginners are welcome. Guests are reminded to bring their yoga mats and wear comfortable clothing. .
[ details ] After School Art I
@ 3:45 PM — 4:45 PM
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The winter brings another fun-filled roster of after-school art classes. This age-based series will include traditional mediums like painting, sculpting, and drawing as well as less familiar techniques and media like textiles and mosaics. Class size is limited to twelve students. This class meets Wednesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21, 28, and March 7 and 21. All supplies and materials are provided. Classes are $80 members / $130 non-members for all eight sessions. Suitable for children ages 6 to 9. To register, please contact Brandy Morrison at edsecy@mmfa.org or call 334.240.4365. Click here to learn more about our Studio Classes. .
Thursday, March 22, 2018
[ details ] SPRING BREAK
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[ details ] EARTH’S HEART: Connecting Cultures
@ 2:30 PM — 3:00 PM
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Visit ARTWORKS on Thursday afternoons to learn about the art of Egypt. Each month participants will explore a different culture. ARTWORKS Educator Kelly Bazan will introduce young learners to the basic greetings, visual arts, music, clothing, and traditions of the country in focus. Connections will also be made to works in the Museum's galleries. This class is free and open to the public, no reservation required (limit 25 students). Click here to learn more about this series of programs. .
[ details ] The Peaceable Kingdom and Landscape
@ 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM
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Artist Jacqueline Bishop featured in Natural Wonders: The Art of Jacqueline Bishop and Douglas Bourgeois will be sharing insight into her work, landscapes, and the politics behind her art. Bishop’s paintings, drawings, and installations explore the long tradition of landscape painting and the environmental issues behind it. Her detailed works are close observations of the world she inhabits, exploring species extinction, climate politics, and eco-political injustice. In her works on paper Bishop uses natural materials drawn from the landscape to address environmental issues. We hope you will stay for a reception in honor of the opening of the spring exhibitions afterward. This event is for members only. Not a member? Become one today! .
Friday, March 23, 2018
[ details ] SPRING BREAK
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[ details ] Science Connection with Jacqueline Bishop
@ 9:30 AM — 12:30 PM
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This year our focus will be on natural science and the environment. The artist Jacqueline Bishop, whose work is featured in the exhibition Natural Wonders: The Art of Jacqueline Bishop and Douglas Bourgeois, will be here. The artist and Museum educators will lead students in discovering connections between science and art and making their own projects. This event is free and open to all homeschool families. Registration is required no later than March 9, 2018. To download the registration form, click here. .
Saturday, March 24, 2018

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