Family & Children Programs

CREATE! Workshops

Save the date and come CREATE! NEW: Sign up and pay online! The Stark Museum of Art invites you to a unique, hands-on studio experience! Enjoy a brief Museum visit where you will look closely, discuss, and interpret a work of art that introduces a theme or idea then head to the Art Studio where you will play, experiment, and learn a new way of making art.

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Art Quest Summer Camps

Participate, get messy, make art & meet new friends at Summer Art Quest at the Stark Museum of Art. Classes and workshops are designed for students entering kindergarten through twelfth grades. 2019 schedule is posted and registration forms will be available March 12 at 9:00 a.m.!

SMA Playdate

Come and play at SMA! Each playdate is a special opportunity for children ages 1-5 and their grown-ups to learn together in the Museum. These child-sized sessions include play, interactive looking experience, and an art studio visit. The SMA Playdates are offered the first Friday January-May & September-December.

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Family Day

Join us for Family Days throughout the year! Create, design, have fun, meet new friends, spend time with the family and much more. The next Family Day is March 7, 2020!

Doodle Days

Practice drawing like a professional artist while sketching in the Museum’s galleries; connect with works of art through drawing games led by SMA Educators, and make new friends. Join us every Friday from 1-4 p.m. throughout Spring Break, Summer Break and select dates around the Thanksgiving holiday.

Gallery Scavenger Hunts

Pick up a Gallery Scavenger Hunt at the Admissions desk and get ready for an adventure in art! Each Gallery Scavenger Hunt contains clues to help you find works of art in the galleries. They also feature questions to jump start conversations about each artwork selected. Gallery Scavenger Hunts are appropriate for visitors of all ages.