Spectacular Saturdays

Saturday, March 28, 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.

NEW! Every 1st Saturday of the month : Family Tour of the galleries! 
11:00am  |  free to members, $5 non-members, included in 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.

Special Saturdays where Art Venture is FREE and open to the public.

Next Community Days: July 11, 2015



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


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

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

Make awesome art from recycled materials!

Taubman will be at Wasena Park  |  10:00am - 5:00pm  |  A FREE Family Festival to celebrate planet Earth. Located on the Roanoke River Green Way. Environmental exhibitors, workshops, crafts, healing arts, musicians and good food! FREE activities at The Taubman Museum Art Tent- Create upcylcled art magnest, collage cards, junk prints and participate in "yarn and fabric bombing" of the tent legs!


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