One Sunday a month the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia hosts Family Sundays. Drop in with your family and friends between 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm for an afternoon of in-studio activities inspired by a specific exhibition or theme. All materials supplied.
Children need to be accompanied by an adult but registration is not required.
Members free. Regular Gallery admission rates apply for non-members.
UPCOMING FAMILY SUNDAY EVENTS
For information, call 424 5280 or email gov.ns.ca. Check the Event Calendar for other Family Sunday dates and details.
February 9, 2014
Inspired by the exhibition Shifting Ground which highlights Aboriginal art works from the Permanent Collection, this Family Sunday will be sure to draw on all of your senses! Join our special guests, All Nations Drummers, who will perform for and interact with you in the Gallery between 1:30 - 2:30pm. Studio activities will be focus on several themes presented in this exhibition including our environment and storytelling through art. Artist Raven Davis will facilitate the afternoon artmaking.
March 16, 2014
POP GOES THE EASEL
START MARCH BREAK WITH ENERGY and join the dynamic “POP GOES THE EASEL” series presented in collaboration with Symphony Nova Scotia and Long & McQuade!
Bring the whole family to this hands-on arts exploration! “Pop Goes the Easel!” gives a musical twist to the well-loved Family Sundays program. This session features a live, interactive percussion performance by three Symphony Nova Scotia musicians, Terry O’Mahoney, Michael Baker, D’Arcy Gray at 1:30pm. You can also express your own musical creativity at Long & McQuade's Musical Instrument Petting Zoo, and then visit the studios for artist-facilitated hands-on activities.
The concert starts at 1:30pm but the studios are open from 1:00pm - 4:00pm.