CHILDREN'S EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING
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WITH CASEY RIORDAN MILLARD
SAT, JUN 10, 10–11:30 AM, FREE
Join exhibiting artist and author Casey Riordan Millard for a reading and signing of her children’s book Shark Girl and Belly Button. Following the reading, children will have the opportunity to participate in an art activity in the RAM Art Annex.
$5 FAMILY FRIDAYS
JUN 16–SEP 8, 10 AM–5 PM
Admission for the entire family is just $5 to experience kid-friendly feature exhibition Bittersweet Observations. Every Friday, all day, from June 16 through Sept. 8.
WITH ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY
JUN 17–SEP 9, 10 AM, $5 suggested donation
Join Rockford Public Library’s children’s librarians for a weekly storytime in the Rockford Art Museum galleries. Parents and kids will experience the exhibition while participating in an engaging story and small craft project. Tailored for ages 2–5, open to all.
POETRY + ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOP (AGES 7–12)
2 PARTS: SAT, JUL 29 + SAT, AUG 5, 10–11:30 AM, $20
REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY JUL 26
This two-part workshop will introduce kids to the worlds of poetry and illustration. They will learn the elements of poetry as they write an original poem in the first session. In the second, led by exhibiting artist Jenny Mathews, they will create an illustration to go with their poem, leaving with a matted artwork! TO REGISTER CALL RAM, (815) 968-2787
JUN 9–OCT 1, 2017 | ROCKFORD ART MUSEUM
SPONSORED BY WOMEN'S ART BOARD + NICCOLE RANZ, IN HOME MEDICAL GROUP