Art Hangout

The Art Hangout is usually open during most Museum hours, although we may close from time to time for a special activity or as a result of staff needs.

Art Pop

Doodle, draw, sculpt and paint!

Children and families will explore basic art concepts as they create a masterpiece of their very own.  

Tuesdays 11:30 a.m.

Sundays 1:30 p.m.

Art Rocks

Visit the Art Hangout and see why “Art Rocks!” at Imagine.
These fun activities are free with the price of admission.

JANUARY

Sunday, January 29
Snow Painting Projects

FEBRUARY

Saturday, February 4
Solar System Project

Tuesday, February 7
National Send a Card Day, Creative Cards

Tuesday, February 14
Valentine Cardboard Cookies

Sunday, February 26
Sponge Painting Masterpieces


Art Studio Spotlight

Washington Artists
All day in the Art Hangout

Friday, February 24
Carletta Carrington Wilson

Friday, March 31
Ross Palmer Beecher


Black History Month

Every Wednesday in February

Join us in the Art Hangout every Wednesday in February as we celebrate a different Black artist.

Learn more about each artist, then try your hand at making your very own masterpiece in their style.

February 1 : Jean-Michel Basquiat
February 8: Faith Ringgold
February 15: Kehinde Wiley
February 22: Gee’s Bend Quilters

Included with Museum admission


Cartoon Corner

At the Lodge Stage
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Friday, February 17
Friday, March 17

Included with Museum admission


Celebrate Our World

All day in the Art Hangout

Saturday, February 18: Thailand

Saturday, March 18: Ireland
Cultural Performance at 1 p.m.
Clan Heather Dancers
Scottish Highland and Irish Dance Troupe


Clay Days

In the Art Hangout

January 24
February 2
February 23
March 7
March 23

Included with Museum admission


A-HA Art and History Adventures

All day in the Art Hangout

Thursday, January 26
Quaker Oats Trademarked (January 26, 1877)
Make and Take Oatmeal Clay

Sunday, February 5
Western Monarch Day
Beautiful Butterfly Project 

Thursday, February 9
Grand Canyon Park Established (1919)
Chalk Canyon Project