Spectacular Saturdays

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Join us and make every Saturday spectacular!

Discover, create, and participate in Art Venture with art-making activities and community educational programming. From 10:00am - 5:00pm, visit our current exhibitions, try a gallery scavenger hunt with your family and friends to win a prize, and enjoy community collaborations, guest performances, and so much more!

Each Saturday we introduce a brand new selection of craft activities relating to one of the museum's current exhibitions or a special community event! These projects will be available throughout the week inside of Art Venture, open from 10:00am - 5:00pm every Tuesday - Saturday, located on the first floor of the museum.

ART VENTURE ACTIVITY FEE
$5 per child (age 12 months to 17 years)
adults and chaperones free

Art Venture is always free to our Museum members
(children are covered under a family membership
held by parents or grandparents)
as well as all guardians and chaperones.

Art Venture is always free to children covered by a family membership.

Join us for COMMUNITY ART VENTURE DAYS:
Special Saturdays where Art Venture is free and open to the public.

Next Community Days: February 21, 2015 & July 11, 2015

 

February

Saturday, February 28  |  Poetry and Art: War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Renewal

"Listening to Paintings" with Scott Williamson of Opera Roanoke  |  2:00pm

March

Saturday, March 7  |  Music and Art

Family Tour Available  |  11:00am  |  free to members, $5 non-members, included in Art Venture activity fee

Roanoke Youth Symphony Strings Ensemble  |  2:00pm

Saturday, March 14  |  Celebrate St. Patrick's Day!

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Saturday, March 21  |  Cinderella: Theater and Dance

Southwest Virginia Ballet  |  2:00pm

Photos with Cinderella, The Prince, and Fairies by Exposure Roanoke  |  11:00am-3:00pm

Saturday, March 28  |  Explore Landscapes: Paul Caponigro and John Paul Caponigro: Generations

April

Saturday, April 4  |  Dream Animals: Aggie Zed: Keeper's Keep

Observe and Sketch an Animal with Mill Mountain Zoo  |  11:00am-1:00pm

Family Tour Available  |  11:00am  |  free to members, $5 non-members, included in Art Venture activity fee

Saturday, April 11  |  Celebrate Architecture, Build with KEVA Planks

Family Tour Available  |  11:00am  |  free to members, $5 non-members, included in Art Venture activity fee

Saturday, April 18  |  Explore Various Block Designs with the Star Quilters Guild of Roanoke

Create your own quilt block!

Saturday, April 25  |  Earth Day: The Art of Upcycling

May

Saturday, May 2  |  Discover the Taubman's Women Artists in the Collection

Family Tour Available  |  11:00am  |  free to members, $5 non-members, included in Art Venture activity fee

Saturday, May 9  |  Music, Art, and Moms

Thursday Morning Music Club performs for National Music Week  |  11:00am-2:00pm

Saturday, May 16  |  Celebrate Ride Solutions Bike Spirit Month at the Taubman and on Norfolk Avenue

U Can Dance, LLC Performance  |  2:00pm

Saturday, May 23  |  Art in Motion: Toobz: In It For the Long Run

Saturday, May 30  |  Sparkle and Shine: Judith Leiber