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Family Day of Exploring Art Together
March 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm$5
Explore the benefits of art, creativity, and discovery across generations
2–3 pm—Artist Conversation—Join Leonard Everett Fisher, award-winning
children’s book Illustrator, author, painter, in conversation with Anne Butler
Rice, Director of Education at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Fisher
served in WWII, illustrated 250 books, and authored 88 books for young
readers. Conversation free to the public
3–4:30 pm—Family Art Making and Story Telling Activities—Led by
Silvermine Teaching Artists, adults and children create a variety of fun
projects—mural painting, clay sculpting, mixed-media portraits and gardens,
printmaking and more. Enjoy Story Corner with books read by teens from
New Canaan CARES High School Leadership Program.
Art Making register required- Call 203-966-6668 x2 – $5 per family member