CBS 11 Day at the DMA Family Celebration
Saturday, March 10
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Parking half price
Things for your family to do today:
11:00 a.m. – 3:30p.m., Center for Creative Connections (C3)
Say hello to Arturo, the Museum’s family mascot, and pick up your Arturo tattoo!
11:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m., C3 Art Studio
Make a creative creature! Discover surreal shapes and abstract figures in works of art from the C3 gallery and then use your imagination to create a creature using an artistic form.
Cloudy Art Flipbooks
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., C3 Tech Lab
View cloudy skies in works of art and then forecast skies of your own to make a 3D cloud-filled creation.
Weather Lab with Larry Mowry
Noon – 12:30 p.m., C3 Tech Lab
Do you know how hail is formed? What about how cold and hot water mix? Watch and learn as CBS 11’s Larry Mowry demonstrates exciting weather-related experiments.
Weatherscapes with Larry Mowry
12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
European Painting and Sculpture Galleries, Level 2
Learn about severe weather and safety as you search for stormy skies in works of art with CBS 11’s Larry Mowry.
1:00 – 1:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Listen to stories performed by award-winning storyteller, Ann Marie Newman, featuring CBS 11’s Tracy Kornet.
Sketching in the Galleries for Kids
1:00-3:30 p.m., European Painting and Sculpture Gallery, Level 2
Spend time sketching from original works of art with artist Solange Mariel. All supplies are provided.
CBS 11 News Anchor Meet and Great
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Stop by C3 to meet our friends from CBS 11 News.
Early Learners: Tinker Tots
1:30 – 3:00 p.m., Arturo’s Nest, C3
Use stamps and ink pads to create a spring-themed masterpiece – just for children 4 and under.
Family Gallery Tour
1:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Meet in the Center for Creative Connections
Join Education staff for a special hands-on tour of the Museum’s collections designed for the whole family. Explore works through movement, sketching, stories, and more!
The David Chicken Live Show Spectacular!
2:00 – 3:00 p.m., Horchow Auditorium
Experience a hilarious, high-energy singing and dancing event with Emmy-award winner David Chicken and his amazing trick Chihuahua, Super Chachie! David Chicken is part superhero, part Elvis, and 100% fun for all ages. After the show, meet David and get a free autographed poster.
Meet the Artist! Young Masters: Advanced Placement Student Art Competition
3:00 – 4:00 p.m., C3 Theater
Meet student artists as they discuss their works of art with CBS 11’s Sandie Newton. This exhibition is funded by the O’Donnell Foundation and showcases local high school students in Advanced Placement art classes.
4:00 – 4:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Watch Dropping in on Picasso and learn from Puffer the bird as he interviews Picasso about his artwork in this entertaining animated video. (20 minutes, for all ages)