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

Scout Museum Days: Greetings from Japan!

Date
Sunday, March 2, 2014
Time
01:00 PM–03:00 PM
Registration for this event is closed.

The Walters Art Museum invites you to spend an afternoon exploring the land of the rising sun. Climb Mt. Fuji, step foot in the temples of Tokyo, and island-hop the length of Japan! Discover the world of tea ceremonies, origami, and bonsai. Suit up with samurai as we experience the rich cultural history of this island nation of East Asia. Guided by museum educators, your scouts’ voyage across the Pacific Ocean and over mountainous terrain will showcase the traditions of Japan. From calligraphy to kabuki theater, the art of the east will continue to inspire creative thinking from the galleries to the studio. Daisy Girl Scouts will work towards their Gloria Petal, Brownie Girl Scouts will work towards their Potter badge, Junior Girl Scouts will work towards their Playing the Past badge, and Cub Scouts will work towards their Art Academics Pin or Belt Loop during this two-hour exploration!

Discover the wonderful world of art while earning Merit Badges!

Contact (410) 547-9000, ext. 325 or ahosler@thewalters.org for more information. Pre-registration is required. Register online at www.thewalters.org.

Add to Calendar 03-02-2014 13:00:00 03-02-2014 15:00:00 15 Scout Museum Days: Greetings from Japan! The Walters Art Museum invites Scouts to learn about the wonderful world of art while earning merit badges. During this interactive, two-hour program designed for Daisies, Brownies, Juniors, and Cubs, discover the land of the rising sun and create a work of art inspired by Japanese museum treasures. 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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