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Thursday Evening Hours Open Thursdays until 9 p.m., sponsored by Constellation Energy.

Drop-In Art Activities: Heroes and Legends

Date
Saturday, January 4, 2014Sunday, January 26, 2014
Time
10:00 AM–03:00 PM on Saturday, Sunday

In January, lace up your gladiator boots and polish your javelins to celebrate the upcoming Olympic season. Honor your own heroes through painting and portraiture. Adorn your own amphorae with the legend that you have lived to tell! Sculpt and celebrate a mythical creature that shares the same strong traits that you do! Join us in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr., as well as heroes from the past and present, at our Family Festival on Monday, January 20th from 10am-4pm!

Every Saturday and Sunday! No registration is required. Drop-in, make, and take a fantastic piece of art home with you!

Join museum educators as they help families create artful projects related to the collection, special exhibitions, and family programs. Check out our monthly themes and visit often to participate in a different project each weekend!

  • January 4th & 5th – God & Goddess Portraits
  • January 11th – 12th – Things with Wings
  • January 18th – 19th – Legendary Amphorae
  • January 20th – Free MLK Family Festival
  • January 25th – 26th – Olympic Torches

Add to Calendar 01-04-2014 10:00:00 01-26-2014 15:00:00 15 Drop-In Art Activities: Heroes and Legends In January, lace up your gladiator boots and polish your javelins to celebrate the upcoming Olympic season. Honor your own heroes through painting and portraiture. Join us in celebrating Martin Luther King Jr., as well as heroes from the past and present, at our Family Festival on Monday, January 20th from 10am-4pm! Every Saturday and Sunday! No registration is required. Drop-in, make, and take a fantastic piece of art home with you! 600 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201 (The Walters Art Museum) The Walters Art Museum info@thewalters.org false DD/MM/YYYY

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