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Programs & Events, Children & Family, Teens

Senses and ScienceAbility: Art + Science Activities at TMA

Saturday, March 24, 2018

10:00am - 3:00pm

The Taubman Museum of Art is partnering with Jefferson College of Health Sciences for the second Annual Senses and ScienceAbility event! With art and science-focused activities happening at The Taubman AND at Jefferson College of Health Sciences, this will be a day of immersion in arts and sciences.

A free shuttle will be available to take you from The Taubman to Jefferson College of Health Sciences and back! Shuttle drop off and pick up will be at the front entrance to the museum, and will run every 30 minutes.

Activities happening at The Taubman include:

  • FREE Atrium Activity: Origami Flowers and Planes
    You can get inspired by Paul Villinski's Flower Bomber exhibit hanging in our atrium and learn how to make an origami flower and plane!
  • FREE Science activity led by Jefferson College of Health Sciences in the atrium
  • FREE admission to the Paul Villinski gallery, which contains artwork made from recycled materials and features various animal species.

In Art Venture, our Interactive Children's Gallery ($5 per person):

Science-based art activities focusing on Paul Villinski's artwork including:

  • Butterfly Drawings
  • Balloon Paintings
  • Straw Rocket Sculptures
  • Paper Feather Collages
  • Color Mixing Tops

Activities occurring at The Taubman do not require a pre-registration.
Please check in at the front desk upon arrival for directions to the activities and more information.

Be sure to check out our art and science activity at Jefferson College of Health Sciences, too!

You can find us on the 5th floor of the Jefferson College of Health Sciences - Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital building. Join us for a chromatography butterfly experiment, and all the other cool art and science fun happening throughout the building.

To see a complete list of the art and science activities that will be held at Jefferson College of Health Sciences, visit the link below!

*Pre-registration is required for activities occurring at Jefferson College of Health Sciences.